Julie Agnew

Class of 2018 Professor of Finance and Economics
College of William & Mary

Julie Agnew is the Class of 2018 Professor of Finance and Economics at the College of William & Mary. From 2014 until 2016, she was the Inaugural Director of the Boehly Center for Excellence in Finance at William & Mary’s Raymond A. Mason School of Business.  She is a TIAA Institute Fellow, on the Advisory Board of the Wharton School’s Pension Research Council, a former elected member of the Defined Contribution Plans Advisory Committee (DCPAC) for the Virginia Retirement System, and a Research Associate for the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College. She is also a board member of C&F Bank. From 2009-2011, she was the Co-Director of the Center for Interdisciplinary Behavioral Finance Research.

Dr. Agnew earned a B.A. degree in Economics (High Honors) and a minor in Mathematics from William & Mary. She graduated Magna Cum Laude and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She received a Ph.D. in Finance from Boston College in 2001. In 2012, she was a Senior Visiting Fellow affiliated with the School of Risk and Actuarial Studies in the Australian School of Business at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia.