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John H. Spitzer

Clinical Professor


Finance
S274  John Pappajohn Bus Bldg
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994
Ph: 319-335-0895
Fax: 319-335-3690
E-mail: john-spitzer@uiowa.edu

Academic History

  • PhD in Economics, Duke University, 1975
  • MS in Computer Science, The University of Iowa, 1967
  • BS in Mathematics, Stanford University, 1966

Expertise

  • Finance for Entrepreneurs
  • Managerial finance
  • Wealth Management

Awards

  • Collegiate Teaching Award, Tippie College of Business, May 2010
  • Finance Elective Faculty of the Year Award, MBA Program, April 2008
  • GREAT Instructor of the Year -- Executive MBA Program, 2005
  • GREAT Instructor of the Year -- Executive MBA Program, 2000
  • GREAT Instructor of the Year -- Executive MBA Program, 1999

Selected Publications

  • Protecting Your Investments from Inflation, John H. Spitzer, William C. (Curt) Hunter, Corridor Business Journal, 2011

        Other Work

        • Don't Be Poor is a Good Top Investing Objective, John H. Spitzer, Todd Houge, Corridor Business Journal, 2007
        • Should I Work to Maximize my Personal Wealth, John H. Spitzer, Todd Houge, Corridor Business Journal, 2007, 17

          Current & Prior Positions

          • Senior Economist, Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System, - Present
          • Vice President, Fannie Mae, - Present
          • Managing Director, Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco, - Present
          • Vice President, Salomon Brothers Inc, - Present

              Presentations

              • Managing Personal Wealth, Iowa Jaycees, April 2007
              • Valuation and Analytics, Aegon, November 2006
              • Managing Personal Wealth, SBDC Seminar, June 2005
              • Managing Personal Wealth, Clinton Rotary Club, December 2003

                Committees and Professional Service

                • Capital Deferral Task Force, 2009-current
                • Investment Advisory Committee, 2001-current
                • Faculty/Staff Budget Committee, 2004-2010
                • Promotion & Tenure, 2005-2006
                • Elected Faculty Council, 2003-2005