Professor Robert Jarrow is Ronald P. & Susan E. Lynch Professor of Investment Management and professor of finance at the Johnson Graduate School of Management. His teaching and research interests involve the study of mathematical finance. He is interested in derivatives, risk management, investments, and asset pricing theory. Jarrow is currently engaged in research relating to asset pricing, liquidity risk, price bubbles, and risk management. He is a graduate faculty representative at the Johnson Graduate School of Management in four fields: management, economics, operations research and information engineering, and applied mathematics.
Jarrow is on the advisory board of Mathematical Finance, and he is an associate editor for numerous other finance journals. His research has won numerous awards including the Graham and Dodd Scrolls Award 2001, the CBOE Pomerance Prize in 1982, and the Ross Best Paper Award in 2008. In 1997, he was named IAFE Financial Engineer of the Year in recognition of his research accomplishments. He is currently an IAFE senior fellow. He is in the Fixed Income Analysts Society Hall of Fame, Risk Magazine's 50 member Hall of Fame, and listed in the Who's Who of Economics. He received Risk Magazine's Lifetime Achievement Award in 2009. He also serves on various corporate board of directors and advisory boards.