Professor of Finance, University of Melbourne

Paul Kofman is a Professor of Finance and Dean of the Faculty of Business and Economics at the University of Melbourne. He is the Program Director of the Bachelor of Commerce.
His main research interest is in quantitative finance, financial risk management, and ethics in finance. and he has published in international trade, econometrics, and actuarial journals. He has received numerous research grants including ARC discovery and linkage grants. He was a Programme Director of the ARC Financial Integrity Research Network. Paul has consulted on various projects with investment banks, regulatory agencies and derivatives exchanges.


  • 2010–present
    Deputy Dean (Faculty), Faculty of Business and Economics, The University of Melbourne
  • 2001–present
    Professor of Finance, The University of Melbourne


  • 1991 
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, PhD (Economics)