About Dr. Garven

Current Appointments: Professor of Finance & Insurance, The Frank S. Groner Chair of Finance, and Research Fellow at the Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship & Free Enterprise, all at Baylor University

E-mail: James_Garven@baylor.edu
Official Baylor Faculty Page: http://business.baylor.edu/directory/?id=James_Garven
Personal Website:


PhD, University of Illinois
MBA, Illinois State University
BS, Illinois State University


Dr. Garven has published widely in academic and professional journals including Geneva Risk and Insurance ReviewInsurance Mathematics and EconomicsJournal of Business, Journal of FinanceJournal of Financial IntermediationJournal of Financial Services ResearchJournal of Risk and Insurance, North American Actuarial Journal, and Risk Management and Insurance Review, and he serves on the editorial board of Geneva Risk and Insurance Review. He has contributed chapters to several books, and is the recipient of a number of prestigious academic honors, including the American Risk and Insurance Association’s Robert I. Mehr Award (2003), the Hankamer School’s Distinguished Professor Award (2005), Baylor University’s University Research Award (2008), and the American Risk and Insurance Association’s Excellence in Teaching Award (2009).

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