Lukas Roth joined the faculty of the Alberta School of Business as an Assistant Professor in 2009 and was appointed Associate Professor of Finance in 2015. Lukas has held visiting positions at the Pennsylvania State University, University of Zurich, and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology of Lausanne (EPFL). Lukas’ research is primarily in the area of corporate finance and includes issues in corporate governance, international finance, and law and economics. His research has been published in leading academic journals, including the Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, and Journal of Accounting Research, and popular practitioner-oriented journals, such as the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance. Lukas is currently teaching in the MBA and undergraduate programs at the Alberta School of Business.