Dr. Xinxin Li is an Assistant Professor of Finance in the Finance and International Business department. She joined Ithaca College in fall 2018 after completing her PhD in finance at University of North Carolina at Charlotte in May 2018. Dr. Li’s primary research interest is corporate finance, i.e., mergers and acquisitions, capital structure, investment policy. She has published in Quarterly Journal of Finance and has several working papers in the pipeline. Dr. Li has taught various finance courses, including Business Finance, International Finance, Personal Financial Planning and Wealth Management, and Financial Markets and Institutions. Aside from her academic life, Xinxin also enjoys travelling, movies, and food. She is a Carolina Panthers football fan.