CBA Distinguished Professor
Mammel Hall, 332S
College of Business Administration University of Nebraska at Omaha
6708 Pine Street
Omaha, NE 68182
Phone: (402) 554-3712
Fax: (402) 554-3747
Link to CV
Education PhD (University of Illinois - Champaign)
Teaching Dr. Wohar taught at the University of Miami from 1985-1988 and then moved to the University
of Nebraska at Omaha where has been since then. Professor Mark E. Wohar holds the position of
UNO CBA Distinguished Professor at the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He also holds a
courtesy appointment in the Department of Finance. He teaches a wide variety of courses at both
the graduate, undergraduate and executive levels. His teaching interests include macroeconomics,
international finance, monetary theory, central bank behavior, fiscal theory and statistical analysis.
Research Dr. Wohar's areas of research include, Domestic and International Macroeconomics, International Finance,
Central Banking and Financial Economics, Financial Institutions, and Applied Time Series Econometrics.
He has published over 110 refereed journal articles. Some of his more noteworthy publications have
appeared in journals such as the American Economic Review, Economic Journal, Journal of Finance,
Journal of International Economics, Economic Inquiry, Journal of Applied Econometrics, Journal
of Forecasting, International Journal of Forecasting, Review of Economics and Statistics, and
Journal of Money, Credit and Banking. His research has been cited by more than 850 papers of
other authors. He has received many awards for research excellence including:
Wohar has served as a referee for over 65 different Journals in the areas of finance and economics.
Wohar has presented his research at a number of Universities (both in the US and abroad), including
Kansas State University, Michigan State University, University of New Orleans, University of Notre
Dame, Ohio State University, and University of Washington, University of California-San Diego,
Southern Methodist University, University of Essex, Cambridge University, University of Warwick,
University of Nottingham, University of Durham, Cass Business School-London, University of Kansas,
University of California at Davis, and Notre Dame University among others.
- UNO Campus Wide--Award for Distinguish Research or Creative Activity (1993),
- First Recipient of the College of Business Administration Research Fellowship Award for distinguished
research (March 17, 1994). Awarded a second time the following year (April, 1995),
- Dean's Citation in Recognition of Excellence in Research: Awarded--1995, 1998, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2012 and 2012
- Appointed the Lucas Professor--May 1995,
- Appointed the Enron Professor (this took the place of the Lucas Professor)--September 1997 and
reappointed to the Enron Chair in May 2003.
Service Wohar is one of the associate editors of the Journal of Economics, an Associate Editor of Applied Economics,
on the Editorial board of Economic Inquiry, and on the Editor Council of Review of International Economics. Wohar
is involved in directing Masters thesis as well. He also serves on a number of college and University committees.
Wohar is also working on obtaining two designations; the CFA and the CFM. As of October, 2005 he has passed
level I and level II of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exams and plans to take the final level CFA III exam.
He has also passed level I and level II of the Certified Financial Management (CFM) exams and plans on taking the last two levels.