Professor Robert Welch joined the Goodman School of Business in 1978. He holds a PhD in Finance from the State University of New York, as well as an MBA in Finance, an MA in statistics, and a BSc in mathematics from the University of Western Ontario. He teaches corporate finance and derivatives.

At Goodman, Professor Welch has been a member of the undergraduate program and MSc program committees, and a former department chair. He has also served on Brock University Senate, the teaching and research committee, and the promotion & tenure committee.