Banking Center Staff

Robert (Bob) DeYoung
Capitol Federal Distinguished Professor in Financial Markets and Institutions
(785) 864-1806
226-H Summerfield Hall

Academic Areas

Finance and Banking


Ph.D. - University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.A. - Rutgers University-Camden

Lei Li
Assistant Professor
(785) 864-8934
350-B Summerfield

Academic Area



Ph.D. in Finance 2012,Boston College, Carroll School of Management
M.A. in Economics 2007, Brown University, Graduate School
M.S. in Mathematics 2006, Brown University, Graduate School
B.S. in Mathematics, 2001, University of Science and Technology of China

Contact the Center for Banking Excellence

Robert (Bob) DeYoung
Capitol Federal Professor of Financial Markets and Institutions
Director, KU Center for Banking Excellence