Kathleen Kahle

Ann Griffin Endowed Chair in Finance
Finance Department Head
Kathleen Kahle

McClelland Hall 315Q
1130 E. Helen St. 
P.O. Box 210108 
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108

Areas of Expertise

Capital structure
Corporate Finance
Equity issues and repurchases

Kathleen Kahle joined the Eller College of Management as associate professor in 2003 and was appointed the Thomas C. Moses Professor in Finance in 2014. Her research interests are around corporate finance, capital structure, securities issues, repurchases and insider trading. Her previous teaching experience includes the University of Pittsburgh. She earned her PhD in Finance from The Ohio State University in 1996.


  • FIN 391 Preceptorship - Spring

Publications and Working Papers


  • PhD Finance, The Ohio State University, 1996