Nga  Nguyen
Nga NguyenMarquette University

Straz Hall, 328

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-5721
Curriculum Vitae

Assistant Professor of Finance

Nga Nguyen joined Marquette University in 2014. Nga is originally from Vietnam. She received her PhD from Texas Tech University and her MBA from Cleveland State University. Before joining Marquette University, she was a visiting Assistant Professor at Ohio University. She has taught International Finance, Financial Markets and Institutions, and Advanced Corporate Finance.

Nga’s research interests include corporate boards, executive compensation, corporate finance, and investments. She has published articles in several academic journals including Journal of Banking and Finance and Journal of Corporate Finance.


  • Ph.D., Texas Tech University
  • MBA, Cleveland State University
  • BS, Hanoi Academy of Finance

Professional Interests

Corporate boards, executive compensation, corporate finance, and investments

Selected Publications

Blau, B., Nguyen, N., and Whitby, R. (2014) “The information content of option ratios”.  Journal of Banking and Finance, forthcoming.

Nguyen, N. (2014) “On the compensation and activity of corporate boards”. Journal of Corporate Finance, forthcoming.