Nick Wonder has taught at WWU since Fall 2002. Prior to that, he spent one year at the University of Wyoming. Nick received a BA in Economics from the University of Washington, having taken his first two years of classes at Western. His Ph.D. in Finance was earned at the University of California, Berkeley, in 2001. The classes he has taught at WWU are Principles of Finance (FIN 341), Financial Markets and Institutions (FIN 444), Intermediate Financial Management (FIN 441), Risk and Insurance Management (FIN 454), Derivatives Markets (FIN 446 and MBA 543), Cases in Financial Management (FIN 449), and Managerial Finance (MBA 541).