Marie Dutordoir has a Ph.D. in Applied Economics from the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium (2006). She spent the final year of her Ph.D. as a visiting scholar at Columbia Business School (New York). Before joining Manchester Business School in April 2009, Marie held a position at the Rotterdam School of Management (The Netherlands).
Marie Dutordoir's research deals with corporate securities issuance, mergers and acquisitions, short selling, corporate social responsibility, and topics at the interface between finance and other business disciplines (accounting, marketing, operations management). Marie holds scientific publications in journals such as Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and Journal of Corporate Finance. She has presented her work at major international conferences, and acts as a reviewer for leading journals in the field.
Marie Dutordoir currently teaches Mergers and Acquisitions (undergraduate level), and Current Issues in Empirical Finance (MSc level). She is the Accounting and Finance Division's Phd Director.