Dr. Christina Zhang is an assistant professor of banking and finance in the College of Business at California State University, Monterey Bay. She graduated from Tulane University in May 2015 with a Ph.D. in Finance. She taught various finance and accounting courses during her Ph.D. studies for three years.
Her research interests include corporate finance, financial intermediation, and financial markets. In addition to pursuing her own research interests by presenting her work at various regional and international conferences, she served on the committee of several national conferences. As a committee member, she helped select quality papers into the conferences and organize various sessions.
Dr. Zhang is also an advanced tax preparer in the VITA program. She volunteered at least three hours a week during the tax season to assist low-income taxpayers with tax return filings. In addition, Dr. Zhang is the principal of Monterey Bay Chinese Association (MBCA) Chinese School. The mission of the school is to promote Chinese language and culture.