Unyong (Howard) Pyo began teaching at Goodman School of Business in 2003. He holds a PhD in Finance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, an MS in Statistics from the University of Memphis, an MBA from the University of California-Berkley, and a BA in Business Administration from Hanyang University. He teaches courses in corporate finance, international finance, and financial theory.

Before his career in academics, Pyo had worked as a purchasing officer at Hyundai Construction Corporation in Seoul, Korea.