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Michael Konopaski

Faculty of Business and Information Technology

Contact information

Business and Information Technology Building - Room 2002
North Oshawa
2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, ON L1H 7K4

905.721.8668 ext. 5357


Prior to joining UOIT, Dr. Konopaski worked for 11 years as a faculty member in the Trent University Business Administration program. He has more than 15 years of experience as a Chief Financial Officer for a national investment dealer firm.


  • PhD (Entrepreneurship) Lancaster University
  • MBA, (Finance) Loyola University Maryland
  • BBA (Economics) Loyola University Maryland
  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA) Ontario
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Ontario
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA)

Research and expertise

Research areas

  • entrepreneurship
  • family business
  • happiness
  • personal finance

Dr. Konopaski has presented his research at conferences in the UK, Germany, the Netherlands, and throughout Canada and the United States.

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