ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF FINANCE & BUSINESS ETHICS AT THE LANDER COLLEGE FOR MEN, (HONORS DIVISION) OF TOURO COLLEGE
Ken Bigel is Associate Professor of Finance and Business Ethics at the Lander College for Men, the honors college division of Touro College. He also chairs the business department at “Landers,” is a resident scholar at its Center for Jewish Law and the Professions, director of Touro’s Financial Planning Programs, and a member of the Faculty Senate. Dr. Bigels’ research centers on behavioral foibles that impact both financial and ethical decision making. He has written about, among other things, Adam Smith, the issue of trust in business, professional moral development, and pedagogical efficiency. He serves on the editorial boards of several academic journals.
He is a former Wall Street executive who maintains his connections. He serves as arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and provides occasional expert testimony on corporate and market issues. He has an M.B.A in Finance from New York University’s Stern School of Business and a Ph.D. in Financial Ethics from NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. He is a Certified Financial Planner registrant.