Destan Kirimhan | American University of Sharjah


College / Department

Teaching areas

fundamental of financial management, introduction to financial technology (FinTech), financial markets and institutions

Research areas

financial intermediation, financial regulation, financial technology (FinTech), and cybersecurity


PhD, Finance, University of South Carolina, United States, 2021
MA, Economics, Bilkent University, Turkey, 2010
BS, Economics, TOBB University of Economics and Technology, Turkey, 2008

Professional experience

Assistant Professor Of Finance, Department Of Finance, The University of Texas at El Paso, TX, United States, 2021 - 2023
Instructor Of Economics, Department Of Economics, Baskent University, Turkey, 2012 - 2015
Assistant Expert, Research Council of Turkey, Turkey, 2010 - 2012
Teaching Assistant, Department Of Economics, Bilkent University, Turkey, 2008 - 2010


Digital Euro Association, DEA, International, A think-tank on various types of digital money, March 2020
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