Tantatape Brahmasrene, Ph.D.

Professor of Finance and International Business


Teaches finance, international business and management; presents papers at conferences; publishes in refereed journals; currently serves on Promotion; and Equity, Diversity & Inclusion committees.

Research Overview

His research interest lies in the areas of international business, applied finance and economics, employing both cross sectional and time series data techniques.

I travel around the globe far from the familiar, led Purdue University’s first study abroad from southern to northern Thailand for three weeks, have visited every continent in over 100 countries: Africa, Europe, Middle East (i.e. Iran, Yemen, Oman, Qatar,Kuwait, Lebanon, Jordan, Syria) and Asia. The uttermost part of the world for me is Antarctica.


Has presented numerous papers at conferences and published in refereed journals.

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Teaching Focus

International business, managerial decision analysis with web-based simulation, financial management, international finance and investment management


Previous Roles

  • Expert License Certificate from the Independent Agency for Accreditation and Rating, Kazakhstan 2012–2017
  • The J. William Fulbright Senior Scholar, 2001 Thailand
  • The J. William Fulbright Senior Specialist: 2015 Turkmenistan, 2007 Kazakhstan, 2003 Thailand
Tantatape Brahmasrene


(219) 785-5310


Office Location:

Westville, Technology 183


  • Ph.D., University of Cincinnati
  • M.A., University of Cincinnati
  • M.S., Indiana State University
  • B.S., Kasetsart University

Areas of Expertise

  • Financial Management
  • International Finance Investment Management
  • Managerial Decision Analysis
  • International Business

Credentials, Accreditations & Awards

  • Certificate in Effective College Instruction (ACUE) 2019
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP) 1991
  • Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) 1992
  • The Emerald Citations of Excellence 2016
  • Outstanding Educator Award, Academy of Educational Leadership, 2002
  • PNC Outstanding Teacher 1997-1998
  • Ten Best Paper Awards 2001-2019