Dr. Wayne Kelly
Ph.D. University of Alabama, 1989
M.A. Tulane University, 1979
B.A. University of Richmond, l975
Prof. Kelly arrived at the University of Southern Mississippi in August 2011 and accepted the appointment as department chair as of July, 2012. His background includes extensive graduate and undergraduate teaching, new course development, sponsorship of student professional organizations and student managed investment funds, connecting students with industry professionals, and referral of students to graduate programs. Since arriving at USM, Prof. Kelly has published in the Journal of Real Estate Research, Financial Review, The Review of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and Financial Management. His articles have been designated as Top Ten Downloaded papers in multiple categories of the Social Sciences Research Network.
Financial markets and institutions, financial management, working capital, regulation and policy