George W Gau
George Gau is the George S. Watson Centennial Professor in Real Estate and the J. Ludwig Mosle Centennial Memorial Professor in Investments and Money Management in the Department of Finance.
He received his Ph.D. in finance from the University of Illinois. He is a recognized scholar in the field of real estate finance and a past president of the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association.
He is a Fellow of the Urban Land Institute and the Homer Hoyt Institute and he is a member of the Editorial Review Board of Real Estate Economics.
While serving as chairman of the Department of Finance, he has been responsible for four major initiatives: The MBA Investment Fund, the EDS Financial Trading and Technology Center, the Center for Energy Finance Education and Research, and the Center for Real Estate Finance.