Vita Faychuk


Schnell Family Endowed Chair in Economics-Capital Systems and Assistant Professor in Economics and Management

While at IU, I specialized in Econometrics at the Department of Economics and in Finance at the Kelley School of Business (succefully completed the full sequence of doctoral level classes required for PhD in Finance). Aditionally, I obtained two minors in Game Theory and Industrial Organizations. Doctoral level classes in Econometrics taken at IU Economics Department: Theory of Statistics, Time Series Analysis, Non-Linear and Simultaneous Models, Macroeconometrics, Microeconometrics, Seminar in Econometrics, Seminar in Advanced Econometrics, and half-semester seminar in Treatment Analysis. Doctoral level classes in Finance taken from Kelley School of Business: Asset Pricing, Corporate Finance, Market Microstructure, Empirical Finance, Selected Topics. 

Pre-Gustavus teaching experience:  "Money and Banking" , "International Economic Relations", "Principles of Macroeconomics" at Miami University (Oxford, OH), "Introduction to Microeconomics", "Introduction to Macroeconomics", "Statistical Analysis for Business and Economics", "Survey of Calculus" at Indiana University (Bloomington, IN).

Pre-Gustavus non-academic work experience: Manager (Quantitative Analysis) at NЕСА (NJ), Management Consultant at ZAR Group (NJ), Junior Economist (Ministry of Finance, Ukraine).

Selected recent conference presentations: ASSA Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, Jan. 6-8, 2017 (American Economic Association, Financial Economics session). Southern Finance Association, Annual Meeting, Key West FL, Nov. 17-20, 2017. Midwest Finance Association, Annual Meeting, Atlanta GA, March 2-5, 2016.


Ph.D. in Economics (Econometrics, Finance), Indiana University (Bloomington). MA in Economics, Kyiv School of Economics. BSc in Finance, National University Ostroh Academy.


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Courses Taught

Synonym Title Times Taught Terms Taught
E/M-270 Business Finance 6 2019/SP, 2018/SP, and 2017/FA
E/M-388 Econometrics 4 2019/SP, 2018/FA, 2018/SP, and 2017/FA
E/M-109 Principles of Macroeconomics 2 2018/FA