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Melissa Jenkings

PhD Candidate



Ph.D. Student, Finance, 2025 expected Department of Finance, Lebow College of Business Drexel University, PA

Master of Science in Finance, 2020 Villanova University, Villanova, PA

Bachelor of Science in Finance, 2019 Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA


Dean’s Fellowship, Drexel University, 2020 – Present Blue Dragon Fellowship, Drexel University, 2020 – Present Recipient of the Bartley Medallion for Excellence in Finance at the Master’s Level, Villanova University, 2020 Research Assistant Fellowship, Villanova University, 2019 – 2020 Overall Top Academic Achievement in Finance Award, Kutztown University, 2019 Applied Investment Management Leadership Award, Kutztown University, 2019 Beta Gamma Sigma Member, 2018 – Present