Dr. Tony Ciochetti is the Elmo James Burke Jr. Chair in Real Estate Finance and Development at The UTSA College of Business. Dr. Ciochetti came to UTSA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he was the Thomas G. Eastman Chair and chairman of the Center for Real Estate. Prior to his appointment at MIT, Dr. Ciochetti was the director of the Center for Real Estate Development and a professor of finance at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. Dr. Ciochetti received his B.A. in Finance from the University of Oregon, and both his M.S. and Ph.D. in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Prior to his academic career, Dr. Ciochetti spent 12 years in the private sector in the areas of commercial real estate development and consulting.