College of Business University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
HomeFaculty & ResearchStudentsProspective StudentsAlumniCorporationsAbout the College of BusinessContact Us

David M. Sinow
Clinical Professor of Finance

Educational Background

Ph.D. University of Illinois, 1982
J.D./M.A. University of Illinois, 1973
B.A. University of Illinois, 1970

Academic Positions Held

At the University of Illinois since 1989. Board of Directors, Central Illinois Bancorp, 1991-1998. Adjunct Associate Professor of Finance at Governor's State University, 1986-88. President and CEO of Strategic Capital Management, Inc., 1987-2001. President and CEO of Strategic Capital Bancorp, Inc., 1999-2001. President and CEO of Prairie Real Estate, Inc., since 1974. Licensed attorney, since 1974.

Research Interests

Sinow's research interests include collaborating with major insurance companies on the major issues they face, particularly in the areas of life insurance and enterprise risk management.

Honors and Awards

Incomplete List of Teachers Rated as Excellent for the past fourteen years. Campus Honors Program recognition as an outstanding teacher 2003, 2004. Excellence in Teaching Award for Undergraduate Teaching in the Business Alumni Association, 1999.

Teaching Interests

Risk management, Insurance, Wealth management

Contact Information:
97 Wohlers Hall
1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 265-4083

More Information



Biographical Sketch



Working Papers


Course Syllabi

Course Websites