Dr. John Soss serves as Associate Professor of Finance, and as an Academic Director at Temple University’s Fox School of Business. At Fox, he oversees the MS in Investment Management, the MS in Financial Engineering, and the MS in Financial Analysis and Risk Management programs.


Dr. Soss has over twenty years of distinguished experience in the practice and study of international capital markets. He had a dynamic investment banking career in New York and London where he managed franchise businesses in North America, Europe and Asia. Additionally, his professional background includes spearheading specialized structured product and quantitative research teams.

At the Fox School of Business, Dr. Soss’s teaching and research interests focus on global derivatives and international financial markets. He was the recipient of numerous awards for excellence in teaching, including the Fox School’s 2007 FMA Teacher of the Year, 2008 International MBA Faculty of the Year and 2012 Andrisani-Frank Award for Excellence in Teaching. Dr. Soss earned a PhD in Finance from the Kellog School of Management at Northwester University.