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Dr Hossein Jahanshahloo

Dr Hossein Jahanshahloo

Lecturer in Finance

Cardiff Business School

+44 (0)29 2087 0768
D30, Aberconway Building, Colum Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF10 3EU


Hossein Jahanshahloo Joined the Accounting & Finance Section in January 2019 from Leeds University Business School. He received his PhD in Finance from Leeds University Business School and obtained his MSc in Finance and Investment and his BSc in Computer Software Engineering. Prior to conducting his MSc, Hossein worked in financial industry in the capacity of System Designer, IT consultant and manager for almost 5 years. His research expertise lies in Market Microstructure with the focus on Algorithmic and High Frequency Trading, Price Discovery, and Price Manipulation.


Educational Background

PhD in Finance, University of Leeds, 2016

PG. Diploma in Research Methods, University of Bradford, 2013

MSc, Finance and Investment, University of Leeds, 2012

BSc, Computer Software Engineering, Azad Islamic University, 2010

Honours and awards

Leeds University Business School Dean’s Prize for Research Community

Academic positions

2016 - 2019: Teaching Fellow, Leeds University Business School, UK.





Current Teaching

Previous Teaching

  • Market Microstructure
  • Financial Derivatives
  • International Investment
  • Research Methods in Accounting & Finance
  • MSc Dissertation Supervision

Research interests

Market Microstructure of the FX Market

Behavioural Finance

Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies