Faculty Advisers


Brandon Julio

Principal Adviser

Professor Julio joined the faculty at the Lundquist College of Business in 2014. Prior to joining the University of Oregon, he was a faculty member at the London Business School. Professor Julio's research focuses on corporate investment, capital structure, payout policy, and international finance. His recent work has focused on how political uncertainty affects the way firms make investment and hiring decisions. He received his PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Ro Gutierrez


Ro’s research focuses on the pricing of stocks and bonds, the informational efficiency of the financial markets, and the efficacy of trading strategies. Dr. Gutierrez’s research has been published in the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Business, and the Journal of Financial Markets. He holds a B.S. in mathematics and economics from Tulane University and a Ph.D. in finance from the University of North Carolina. Dr. Gutierrez has taught courses in investments and asset pricing at the undergraduate, M.B.A., and Ph.D. levels.

Michele Henney

FSAC Director

Michele Henney joined the UO faculty in 2004 after 22 years as a practicing Certified Public Accountant. During her professional career, she worked for accounting firms of all sizes, including running her own practice. Henney is a senior instructor with the Department of Accounting at the UO’s Lundquist College of Business. In this position she teaches courses in auditing, taxation, financial accounting, international accounting, entrepreneurial accounting and Introduction to Business. Additionally, she is the Program Manager of the Finance and Securities Analysis Center at the College. The FSAC is one of four Centers of Excellence that augments students’ academic program with experiential opportunities that allow them to see their learning in application.