University of Virginia

University of Virginia

UVA Law and the Darden School of Business
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James A. & Stacy Cooper Bicentennial Professor of Business Administration (Finance)
Darden School of Business, University of Virginia

Pedro Matos is the Academic Director of Mayo Center for Asset Management, holds the John G. Macfarlane Family Chair and is the James A.

In 1819, Thomas Jefferson founded the University of Virginia and inaugurated a bold experiment – a public university designed to advance human knowledge, educate leaders and cultivate an informed citizenry. The University of Virginia is an iconic public institution of higher education, boasting nationally ranked schools and programs, distinguished faculty, a major academic medical center and proud history as a renowned research university. Designed to foster innovative thinking, the University’s eleven distinguished schools bring together a variety of disciplines, resulting in powerful solutions to complex challenges.


In the 25 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, the University of Virginia (UVA) has ranked in the top three and continues to rank in the Top 30 among the best of all U.S. universities, public and private.

Darden School of Business

Darden School of Business is the graduate business school and offers MBA, Ph.D. and Executive Education programs. The Richard A. Mayo Center for Asset Management (Mayo Center), at Darden, advances the study and practice of responsible asset management through developing and delivering world-class research, educational programs and activities, awards, and support for student clubs and experiential learning.


Founded by Thomas Jefferson in 1819, the University of Virginia School of Law is the second-oldest continuously operating law school in the nation. Consistently ranked among the top law schools, UVA Law is a world-renowned training ground for distinguished lawyers and public servants, instilling in them a commitment to leadership, integrity and community service.

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