Chuck DuVal, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Finance
“As opposed to lecturing financial theory, I enjoy engaging students, motivating them to critically assess and bringing the real world to the classroom.”
Originally from Virginia, Dr. DuVal earned his undergraduate degree at Christopher Newport University in 1979 and his M.B.A. from the College of William and Mary in 2009. He completed his Ph.D. in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance at Old Dominion University in 2012.
After his undergraduate work, Dr. DuVal spent seven years as a stock broker specializing in tax advantaged investments and mainframe computer sales to financial institutions before starting his own Real Estate business. For over 27 years he has owned Real Estate residential and commercial brokerage firms and other companies involved with syndicating real estate investment, development, construction, property management and related services.
Dr. DuVal has taught a range of courses to include Corporate Finance, Introduction to Financial Management, Investments, Principles of Real Estate and Introduction to Office Productivity. His research interests includes Real Estate, behavioral finance and asset pricing. His most recent academic work is being published in Journal of Real Estate Education and Practice.
Ph.D., Business Administration, Old Dominion University
M.B.A., Finance, William and Mary
B.S., Marketing, Christopher Newport University
Honors and Awards
Graduate Fellowship Award - BUSN, Old Dominion University 2011
Received PhD Assistantship, Old Dominion University - 2009
Lewis Sancetta Memorial Fellowship, William and Mary - 2009
Beta Gamma Sigma, William and Mary - 2009
Publications or Exhibitions
Duval, C.W., Sieler, M. J. "Using Foreign Reverse Mergers to Back into the U.S. Capital Markets" The Financial Review