Dr Rónán Gallagher, CFA

Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Finance

Rónán is a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Finance at the University of Edinburgh Business School. His research interests lie primarily in the field of empirical corporate finance with particular focus on corporate pension schemes, payout policy and investment.  His work has been published in international outlets such as the Journal of Corporate Finance, European Financial Management, the Journal of Business Finance & Accounting, the European Journal of Finance and the Journal of Risk and Insurance.  He teaches Financial Markets and Equity Valuation across both postgraduate and executive programmes in Finance.  He is a CFA Charterholder and previously worked as an Assistant Professor at Queen's University Belfast and in Corporate Finance at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Recent Publications

 Working Papers



Financial Institutions & Markets (QUB)

Fixed Income (QUB)


Financial Markets & Investment (UoE)*

Equity Valuation (UoE)*

Global Financial Markets & Emerging Economies (UoE)

Fixed Income (UoE)

Financial Engineering (QUB)*

Credit Risk Management (QUB)


MBA Finance (UoE)

Fundamentals of UK Pensions (UoE)

Quantitative Equity Investment (UoE)

UoE  =University of Edinburgh      QUB = Queen's University Belfast     * = Current Teaching

Contact Information

Email: ronan.gallagher (at) ed.ac.uk

University of Edinburgh Business School

29 Buccleuch Place