Dr. Weagley received his PhD in 2014 from the University of Michigan. He holds a bachelor's degree with emphases in Finance and Economics from the University of Missouri. His teaching interests are in investments and corporate finance. His current research interests are on the interaction between financial markets and government agencies, financial sector stress and asset prices and the investing ability of individual investors. His work has been presented at an NBER conference and accepted to present at the Helsinki Finance Summit. His work has been cited by the WSJ MarketWatch. Dr. Weagley teaches Investments at the graduate level.