Unyong (Howard) Pyo began teaching at Goodman School of Business in 2003. He holds a PhD in Finance from the University of Wisconsin, an MS 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 worked as a purchasing officer for Hyundai Constructions in Seoul, Korea. He has also been a visiting assistant professor at Marquette University.