Stephen Rush, Ph.D.


Stephen Rush, Ph.D.

Position: Assistant Professor
Phone: 419-372-8972
Address: 317 Maurer Center

Dr. Stephen R. Rush is an Assistant Professor in the Finance Department at Bowling Green State University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst with a doctorate in finance from UConn and holds an MBA and MSF from Boston College. Before academia, Stephen enlisted in the Marine Corps where he served in various roles such as Jazz Combo leader, Platoon Sergeant, and Intelligence Chief. After the Marine Corps, he worked as an equity analyst conducting fundamental analysis and executing trades by combining trading algorithms.

Dr. Rush is interested in how information is aggregated and priced in the market. His research projects relate to the market impact from frictions in information search and information processing. He enjoys working on projects that require heavy computation due to large data sets or complex processing.

Dr. Rush oversees the student managed fund as part of the Portfolio Management course where students continue to outperform the market.