Gazarian Real Estate Center
J. Andrew Hansz, Ph.D., CFA, MAI is Director of the
Gazarian Real Estate Center and a professor within the Department of Finance and Business Law at the California State University, Fresno. Prior to joining Fresno State in August 2009, Dr. Hansz was an associate professor within the Department of Finance and Real Estate and the graduate advisor for the real estate programs (undergraduate, MSRE, Certificate in Real Estate Development, and Doctoral Minor in Real Estate) at the University of Texas, Arlington.
He publishes original research regularly and his articles have appeared
in the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Journal of Property Research, Journal of Property Investment and Finance, Real Estate Economics, Journal of Real Estate Research, International Journal of Strategic Property Management, Appraisal Journal and Journal of Sustainable Real Estate. With Julian Diaz, III, he co-authored the textbook Real Estate Analysis: Environments and Activitieswhich is being
adopted in academic real estate programs on a national scale. Professor Hansz is an associate editor of the Journal of Real Estate Literature, the North American editor of the International Journal of Strategic Property
Management, and a frequent blind referee for several professional
and academic outlets.
In the classroom, he has taught over 15 different courses in finance and real estate at the university level and numerous classes and seminars for the Appraisal Institute and other professional organizations. Dr. Hansz is active professionally with industry affiliations in the American Real Estate Society, Appraisal Institute, CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Institute, Financial Management Association, and Urban Land Institute (ULI).
The Gazarian Real Estate Center is a non-profit agency member of the
ULI which has resulted in collaboration with this professional organization on a student based project called the ULI's UrbanPlan and several real estate industry events and meetings held in Fresno. For more information on the Gazarian Real Estate Center please visit
Link to the Gazarian Real Estate Center website: http://www.craig.csufresno.edu/Gazarian/
J. Andrew Hansz, Ph.D, CFA, MAI
Professor & Gazarian Center Director
Depart. of Finance & Bus. Law
Craig School of Business
California State University Fresno
5245 N. Backer Avenue PB7
Fresno, CA 93740-8001
phone: (559) 325-GREC (4732)