Dean, Joseph L. Rotman School of Management
Professor Susan Christoffersen was appointed Dean of the Joseph L. Rotman School of Management beginning July 2021. Professor Christoffersen was the William A. Downe BMO Chair in Finance and served as the Vice-Dean, Undergraduate and Specialized programs at Rotman from 2015 to 2020.
Professor Christoffersen’s research focuses on mutual funds and the role of financial institutions in capital markets. Her research has been published in top financial journals, and has been cited in The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, Bloomberg News Service, and The Wall Street Journal. Professor Christoffersen has received numerous honours for her work, including awards from Q-Group, the Bank of Canada, BSI Gamma Foundation, INQUIRE, and the Swiss Finance Institute. In addition, Professor Christoffersen oversaw the creation of the TD Management Data and Analytics Lab, and has served as its Co-Director since 2018.
Professor Christoffersen earned her BA in Economics from Queen’s University, her MA in Economics from the University of British Columbia, and her PhD in Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
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