Dr. John Cook earned his Doctor of Philosophy in Finance from the University of Kentucky, Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Bowling Green State University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Heidelberg College. Courses taught include Corporate Finance, Financial Markets and Institutions, Investments, Security Analysis and Operations Management. Dr. Cook serves annually as the academic advisor to the Heidelberg University CFA Investment Research Challenge team. Dr. Cook has passed the CPA exam and was previously employed in private industry as an accounting manager and controller. Research interests include the areas of corporate finance, equity valuation, and behavioral finance. Dr. Cook has published in the Quarterly Journal of Business and Economics and the Journal of Accounting and Finance Research.