Pavlo TsebroDr. Pavlo Tsebro

Assistant Professor

Department of Accounting and Finance

Buell Management Building M314B
(248) 204-3073


 Teaching and Research Interests

Dr. Tsebro has taught a wide range of Finance courses: Business Finance, Personal Finance, Investments, Portfolio Analysis and International Finance. His other areas of specialization and teaching interests include Financial Institutions and Markets, Derivatives and Entrepreneurial Finance.

Dr. Tsebro’s major area of research interest is executive and non-executive compensation structures and their role in various areas of corporate decision-making: diversification strategies, capital structure decisions, dividend policies and managerial risk taking.

Dr Tsebro is also interested in studying how compensation structures help mitigating agency costs for the firm, affect earnings management within the firm and relate to the corporate performance in general.


2013 – Ph.D., Kent State University, Finance

2006 – MBA, Clarion University of Pennsylvania

2003 – B.S.B.A., Zaporizhzhya National Technical University, International Economics

Work Experience

Dr. Tsebro has worked as a credit analyst for two years at one of the largest commercial banks in Ukraine, conducting financial analysis at the commercial loans department. He worked for two years as a financial analyst in due diligence at the NY-based real estate investment company, supporting analysis of the debt and equity deals.

Prior to joining Lawrence Technological University, Dr. Tsebro was a Teaching Fellow for four years at the Department of Finance, Kent State University.