Cloud Finance Professor
Associate Professor and Chair
Finance, Banking & Real Estate
Mammel Hall 228D
College of Business Administration University of Nebraska at Omaha
6708 Pine Street
Omaha, NE 68182
Phone: (402) 554-2642
Fax: (402) 554-2680
PhD (University of Nebraska at Lincoln),
CFA Professor Volkman teaches Financial Management to graduate students. In the undergraduate program, he teaches Management of Business Finance, Commercial Banking, Corporate Finance, Business Statistics, Financial Markets, Portfolio Management and Bank Administration. In addition to these topics, he is interested in investment management and strategic analysis.
Professor Volkman was awarded 2004 Executive MBA Distinguished Professor-the sixth time he has been selected by students for this honor since 1993.
Dr. Volkman's research interests include capital budgeting, behavioral finance, equity pricing, and portfolio management. He received the 1999 ANBAR Management Intelligence Research Award. His work has been published in Journal of Economics and Finance, Journal of Financial Research, Southern Business and Economic Journal, Journal of Financial & Strategic Decision Making, and Review of Financial Economics. He has reviewed research for Journal of Economics, Quarterly Journal of Business and Economics, and Decision Science Institute.
Professor Volkman is a member of Financial Executive International Board of Directors, Chartered Financial Analysis, Omaha/Lincoln Chapter of Financial Analysts, Association of Investment Management Researchers, LOVE Omaha Board of Directors (A community nonprofit organization), Marriage Encounter Presenter, and Bishops Pastoral Plan Representative. He has been active in a number of committees and task forces within the college.
Before becoming a professor, Dr. Volkman was employed by the Comptroller of the Currency, Boys Town, and UBS Paine Webber.