William F. Johnson is currently an Assistant Professor of Finance at California State University Channel Islands. He completed his PhD in Finance at Florida Atlantic University, MBA at California State University Long Beach and B.S. at University of Arizona. He has worked as a NASD registered representative for Charles Schwab, TD Ameritrade and AXA Equitable and as an arbitration panelist for NASD. He has also worked as a visiting professor at Louisiana Tech University, Hanoi School of Business, La Trobe University in Vietnam and Phuket Technology College in Thailand.
His research focus is International Financial Regulation and Institutions, along with International Investing. He has published several papers in peer reviewed journals including Journal of Asset Management, Journal of Investing, Journal of Banking Regulation and Journal of Index Investing in addition to invited articles for special issues on Financial Contagion and Stock Market Liquidity. He has presented at over 20 national and international finance conferences and Universities in the US, Canada, Vietnam, Thailand and South Korea.