Lu Fan, PhD, CFP®

Assistant Professor

Personal Financial Planning

Contact Information

Phone 573-884-9188
Address 125B Mumford Hall
Websites Personal Faculty Site
Personal Financial Planning Faculty Page
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  • PhD, Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics, University of Georgia
  • MA, Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Georgia
  • BA, Communications, Capital University of Economics and Business, Beijing, China


My research focuses on personal financial decision-making and financial advice-seeking. I have a broad interest in research topics including financial well-being, finanical socialization and behavioral finance.


  • FINPLN 3283 – Financial Planning: Computer Applications
  • FINPLN 4383/7383 – Financial Planning: Investment Management
  • FINPLN 4393/7393 – Financial Planning: Estate and Gift Planning
  • FINPLN 8500 – Personal Financial Planning Capstone