Joohun "Justin" Lee


Joohun "Justin"  Lee


Assistant Professor


Economics, Finance, and Marketing

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Foundation Hall (FNDH) 226-1 / Box 5083


  • Ph.D. in Business Administration; Concentration – Finance
  • Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia
  • M.Sc. in Finance, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
Teaching, Research, and Professional Areas
  • Teaching Interest: Introduction to Corporate Finance, Investment, ESG Investment and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Research Interest: Empirical Corporate Finance, CSR, ESG Investment, Labor and Finance, Machine Learning and Fintech
About Dr. Lee

Joohun “Justin” Lee is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Tennessee Tech University. His research interests include empirical corporate finance focusing on corporate social responsibilities and Environment, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors, labor and finance, and integration of machine learning and corporate finance. His teaching experience includes Introduction to Corporate Finance and Fundamentals of Investment, but also extends to other subjects such as derivative securities, financial intermediaries, and corporate social responsibilities. Prior to joining Tennessee Tech, he taught multiple classes in Georgia State University which earned him a teaching excellence award. His professional experience consists of working for Citibank Korea Inc.