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Richard J. Herring

Jacob Safra Professor of International Banking

Professor of Finance

Research Interests: international banking, international finance, money and banking

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PhD, Princeton University, 1973; MA, Princeton University, 1970; BA, Oberlin College, 1968

Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards

David Hauck Award for Outstanding Teaching, 1995; Undergraduate Division Excellence in Teaching Award, 1990, 1992, 1995

Academic Positions Held

Wharton: 1972-present (Director, The Joseph H. Lauder Institute of Management and International Studies, 2000-2006; Co-Director, Wharton Financial Institutions Center, 2000-present; Vice Dean and Director, Wharton Undergraduate Division, 1995-2000; Director, Financial Institutions Center, 1988-95; Director, Program in International Banking and Finance, 1982-88). Previous appointment: Princeton University. Visiting appointment: Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Germany

Professional Leadership 2005-2009

Co-editor, Brookings-Wharton Papers on Financial Services (2001-2004); Editorial Board, Journal of Financial Services Research, 1989-2000; Editorial Board, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions and Money, 1988-1998; Editorial Board, Research in Financial Services: Private and Public Policy Annual, 1991-present; Editorial Board, Quarterly Review of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, 1994-present; Member, Shadow Financial Regulatory Committee, 1990-present; Co-Chair, 2004-present. Member, Multinational Banking Seminar, 1982-2005, American Chairman, 1992-2005. Financial Economists Roundtable, 2000-present.

Corporate and Public Sector Leadership 2005-2009

Trustee, DWS Scudder Funds, 1990-present. Trustee, Daiwa Country Funds, 2007-present.