Faculty: Hamid Shomali

Hamid Shomali, PhD

Title(s):

Professor

School(s):
Business
415-442-6582
Campus(es):
San Francisco
Hamid Shomali

Dr. Hamid Shomali has had many years of experience in banking and finance, teaching and academic administration. Hamid joined Golden Gate University in 1986 from Bank of America. He had been an executive in an overseas bank prior to his service at Bank of America. Hamid has taught economics and finance in many US and foreign universities including University of California at Berkeley and University of Houston. In the last eight years Hamid served at Golden Gate university first as Dean of School of Finance and Economics and then as the Dean of School of Business. Hamid holds a BS in mathematics from University of Salford in England and a Ph.D. in economics from UCLA.


COURSES TAUGHT

DBA 803
Economic Theory and Policy
DBA 899
Dissertation Research
ECON 380
Financial Markets and Institutions
FI 300
Corporate Finance
FI 343
International Corporate Finance
EMBA 320
Financial Management

RESEARCH INTERESTS & AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Finance
  • Economics

EDUCATION

  • BS, (Economics and Mathematics), University of Salford
  • PhD, (Economics) University of California, Los Angeles

PROFESSIONAL & TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 1986 - Present: Professor, Golden Gate University
  • More than 10 years of banking and finance experience in the US and overseas.
  • Domestic and international consulting in the areas of banking, finance, and economics.
  • Taught in 15 universities in the US and overseas, including The University of California, Berkeley, Stanford, and The University of Houston.

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Fulbright Teaching Scholarship Award, 2003