Dr. Cris de la Torre, Professor
"[I want students] to get an appreciation on how finance can help manage a company."
- JD – University of Colorado School of Law, 1996
- PhD in Finance – University of Texas at Austin, 1990
- MBA in Finance – University of Texas at El Paso, 1982
- BS in Civil Engineering – University of Notre Dame, 1979
Taught in Prague 2013, 2017
In which online program do you teach?
Which classes do you teach online?
Foundations of Finance, Financial Management
What do you want students to learn in these courses? What is the expected learning outcome?
To get an appreciation on how finance can help manage a company.
Why did you start teaching?
I started teaching in the summer of 1985 when I was a graduate student at the University of Texas at Austin.
What is the one book you think everyone should read?
Something from F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Tell us something interesting about yourself that your students might not know about you.
I have been married twice – to the same woman.Back to All Faculty