Dr. Dennis Olson
Position: Associate Dean
Research InterestsEfficiency in banking
Technical analysis and profitability of trading rules in stock markets and currency markets
Using accounting ratios and fundamental analysis to forecast earnings and stock returns
EducationBA (St. Cloud State University)
PhD (University of Wyoming)
Employment HistoryAssociate Dean, School of Business and Economics, Thompson Rivers University 2012-
Professor of Finance and Department Head of Accounting and Finance, American University of Sharjah, UAE 1999-2012
Visiting Professor of Finance, Aarhus School of Business, Aarhus, Denmark 2005 ??? 2006.
Professor of Finance and Department Head of Economics and Finance
Sultan Qaboos University, Oman 1998 ??? 1999.
Professor of Finance and Programme Chair of Business, 1994 ??? 1997.
University of Northern British Columbia, BC, Canada
Associate Professor of Economics and Finance, University of Louisville 1989 ??? 1994.
Visiting Associate Professor of Finance, University of Otago, New Zealand 1992.
Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance, University of Louisville 1987 1989.
Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Alaska-Fairbanks 1983 1987.
Assistant Professor of Economics, Texas Tech University 1980 ??? 1983.
Courses TaughtBanking, Investments, Financial Management, Financial Forecasting, Behavioral Finance, Futures and Options, Portfolio Management, Managerial Accounting, Insurance, Business Statistics, Financial Planning
Professional Affiliationsmember of Financial Management Association
Professional Designations held:
Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC)
Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU)
Chartered Advisor for Senior Living (CASL)