Tray Spilker

Assistant Professor of Finance

Academic Background

  • Ph.D. in Finance, 2017, Boston College
  • M.B.A. (Finance), 2007, University of Maryland
  • Graduate Diploma in Management (Finance), 2007, Harvard University
  • B.S. Business Administration, (Finance), 2000, Virginia Tech

Research Interests

  • Empirical Asset Pricing
  • Alternative Investments
  • Manager Performance
  • Fund Governance
  • Social Networks

Teaching

FIN 311 - Investments (Undergraduate)

Professional Background

Prior to entering academia, Professor Spilker worked in capital markets constructing portfolios of hedge funds for clients at Cambridge Associates and K2 Advisors, and as a sell side equity analyst at UBS. His industry experience also includes work in corporate and non-profit finance at GE and Harvard University, respectively. He started his career as an aircraft mechanic in the U.S. Air Force.

Additional Information

  • Chartered Financial Analyst®, CFA Institute 
  • Private Pilot (Single Engine Airplane Land), FAA
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University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Shidler College of Business
2404 Maile Way
Honolulu
HI
96822
USA

Room

E-601k

Contact Info

Phone
(808) 956-8738
Fax
(808) 956-9887

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