Skip to main content
Intellect

Marriott School's James Brau to deliver BYU devotional address March 1

James Brau, a professor of finance in the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University, will be speaking about “Spiritual Thoughts in the Classroom” at the weekly campus devotional Tuesday, March 1, at 11:05 a.m. in the Marriott Center.

The devotional will be broadcast live on the BYU Broadcasting channels and online at byub.org. Rebroadcast and archive information will be available at byub.org/devotionals or speeches.byu.edu.

Brau received his undergraduate training at the United States Military Academy at West Point and served for three years as an Airborne Ranger infantry officer in the United States Army and another five years in the Army National Guard and Army Reserves. While in the Reserves, Brau earned a doctorate from Florida State University in business administration and finance. He joined the Marriott School faculty in 1999 and was honorably discharged as an army captain that same year. In 2004 he earned the Charted Financial Analyst designation.

His research interests include issues pertaining to initial public offerings, entrepreneurial finance and real estate. He teaches corporate and entrepreneurial finance at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Brau is also the editor of the Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance. Among his academic awards are West Point Distinguished Cadet, West Point dean’s list, the FSU Phi Kappa Phi Outstanding Graduate Scholar Award, several FSU and BYU teaching awards and best-paper awards and the BYU Young Scholar Award.

 

 

Writer: Mel Gardner

jcb.jpg

Related Articles
data-content-type="article"
June 30, 2020
In addition to being one of the top programs in the country, BYU’s advertising department fosters an environment to talk about important issues.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
data-content-type="article"
June 29, 2020
According to recent BYU research, members of virtual teams identify leaders in significantly different ways compared to members of in-person teams.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
data-content-type="article"
June 26, 2020
A new study shows a strong correlation between how much women with autistic traits camouflage—hide or compensate for autistic qualities to fit in—and the severity of their mental health concerns.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText=