Meet Our Faculty

  • Sandra Richtermeyer, Ph.D.

    Sandra Richtermeyer, Ph.D.

    Dean of Manning School of Business

  • Frank E. Andrews, Ed.D.

    Frank E. Andrews, Ed.D.

    Associate Dean

    Investments, Educational Leadership

  • Stuart C. Freedman, Ph.D.

    Stuart C. Freedman, Ph.D.

    Management Department Chair, Professor

    Organizational behavior

  • Khondkar Karim, D.B.A., CPA

    Khondkar Karim, D.B.A., CPA

    Accounting Department Chair, Professor

    Market based accounting, judgment decision making, impact of regulatory changes on accounting numbers, accounting education

  • Saira Latif, Ph.D.

    Saira Latif, Ph.D.

    Finance Department Chair, Associate Professor

    Investments, International Finance, Performance Evaluation

  • Luvai Motiwalla, Ph.D.

    Luvai Motiwalla, Ph.D.

    OIS Department Chair, Professor, FDC Steering Committee Vice Chair

    MIS, e-Business, ERP, Information Privacy and Mobile Learning

  • Eunsang Yoon, Ph.D.

    Eunsang Yoon, Ph.D.

    MEI Department Chair, Professor

    New Product Planning, Global Market Entry, Sustainable/Green Marketing

  • Elizabeth Altman, D.B.A.

    Elizabeth Altman, D.B.A.

    Assistant Professor

    Strategic Management, Innovation, Platform-based businesses, Business Ecosystems, Organizational Change

  • Michael C. Beers, Ph.D.

    Michael C. Beers, Ph.D.


    Organizational Learning, Knowledge Management, Change Management

  • Janie Casello Bouges, Ph.D., CPA

    Janie Casello Bouges, Ph.D., CPA

    Associate Professor

    Taxation and Regulation

  • Edward T. Chen, Ph.D.

    Edward T. Chen, Ph.D.


    Systems Analysis and Design, Knowledge Management, e-Commerce, Project Management

  • Yao Chen, Ph.D.

    Yao Chen, Ph.D.


    Efficiency and Productivity issues

  • Heeick Choi, Ph.D.

    Heeick Choi, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Financial Statement Analysis, Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting

  • Amit Deokar, Ph.D.

    Amit Deokar, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Data Analytics, Enterprise Data Management, Business Intelligence, Business Process Management, and Collaboration Processes

  • Elana Feldman, Ph.D.

    Elana Feldman, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Organizational behavior, relationships at work, time/temporality, qualitative methods

  • Deborah Finch, Ed.D.

    Deborah Finch, Ed.D.


    First-Year Experience, Homeschooling, Non-profit Management and Marketing

  • Steven Freund, Ph.D.

    Steven Freund, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Equity options, security markets and corporate finance

  • Huiqi Gan, Ph.D.

    Huiqi Gan, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Financial accounting, capital market research, management accounting research, and behavioral research.

  • Tao (Tony) Gao

    Tao (Tony) Gao

    Associate Professor

    Buyer-supplier relationship; marketing innovations; mobile marketing; international marketing; emerging markets.

  • Brooke D. Hargreaves-Heald, J.D.

    Brooke D. Hargreaves-Heald, J.D.

    Associate Professor

    Human Resource Management, Management of Diversity, Employment Discrimination Law

  • Ying Huang, Ph.D.

    Ying Huang, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Buyer-Supplier Relationships, International Marketing, Retail Strategy

  • Beth Humberd, Ph.D.

    Beth Humberd, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Organizational behavior, leadership, gender and diversity, identity development, qualitative methods

  • Ravi Jain, Ph.D.

    Ravi Jain, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Financial Analysis

  • Ralph E. Jordan

    Ralph E. Jordan


    Leadership, Team Building, Lean Six Sigma

  • George Joseph, Ph.D., CA

    George Joseph, Ph.D., CA

    Associate Professor

    Cost Management, Institutions and Sustainability

  • Timm L. Kainen, Ph.D.

    Timm L. Kainen, Ph.D.


    Organization Design, Negotiation and Change Management, Middle Management Performance Effectiveness

  • M. Riaz Khan, Ph.D.

    M. Riaz Khan, Ph.D.

    Professor Emeritus

    Operations Research and Operations Management

  • Valerie Kijewski, Ph.D.

    Valerie Kijewski, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Strategy formulation and implementation

  • Chan-Wung Kim

    Chan-Wung Kim

    Lecturer, MSF Program Coordinator

  • Sangphill (Phil) Kim, Ph.D.

    Sangphill (Phil) Kim, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Corporate finance, investments and international business

  • Tunde Kovacs, Ph.D.

    Tunde Kovacs, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor, Finance Coordinator

    Information assimilation and financial markets, Market efficiency, Security issues, Security analysts, Corporate governance, Social networks, Short selling

  • Scott Latham, Ph.D.

    Scott Latham, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Strategic planning, Organizational turnaround, Business start up development

  • Eunju Lee, Ph.D.

    Eunju Lee, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Short Selling, Liquidity, Market Microstructure, Empirical Asset Pricing

  • David A. Lewis, Ph.D.

    David A. Lewis, Ph.D.


    Quality Control, Operations Management, International Management, Management Information Systems

  • Xiaobai (Bob) Li, Ph.D.

    Xiaobai (Bob) Li, Ph.D.


    Data mining, information privacy, information economics, databases and decision support systems

  • Yuansha (Annie) Li, Ph.D., CPA

    Yuansha (Annie) Li, Ph.D., CPA

    Associate Professor

    Corporate Governance and Earnings Management

  • Karen (Jingrong) Lin, Ph.D.

    Karen (Jingrong) Lin, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Financial accounting, capital market based accounting, agency theory, emerging market accounting issues

  • Ashwin Mehta, M.S.

    Ashwin Mehta, M.S.


    Strategic management; Entrepreneurship and Global Enterprises

  • Kimberly Merriman, Ph.D.

    Kimberly Merriman, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Leadership, Organizational Behavior, Human Resource Management, Business Valuation

  • Todd Morgan, Ph.D.

    Todd Morgan, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Open Innovation; New Product Development; Strategic Orientation; Entrepreneurship

  • Michael Obal

    Michael Obal

    Assistant Professor

    Technology marketing, innovation, e-commerce, business-to-business, and marketing research

  • Tom O'Donnell

    Tom O'Donnell

    Visiting Professor, Director

    Entrepreneurship, new venture creation, innovation strategy, corporate venturing, business development

  • Asil Oztekin, Ph.D.

    Asil Oztekin, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Medical informatics, healthcare engineering, business analytics, data mining, decision making, big data

  • Hieu Phan

    Hieu Phan

    Assistant Professor

    Corporate finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, Executive Compensation, Corporate Financing, Corporate Liquidity, Payout, and Pension

  • Leo Pipino, Ph.D.

    Leo Pipino, Ph.D.

    Emeritus Professor of MIS

    Data and information quality, data mining and analytics, systems analysis and design.

  • Dev Prasad, Ph.D.

    Dev Prasad, Ph.D.


    Investments, portfolio analysis and security management, corporate finance, business finance and short-term financial management, international financial management and international financial markets

  • Jialun Qin,  Ph.D.

    Jialun Qin, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

  • Cassandra Rohland, Ph.D., CPA

    Cassandra Rohland, Ph.D., CPA


    Auditing expertise, Professional Skepticism, Accounting Education and Practice.

  • Spencer Ross, Ph.D.

    Spencer Ross, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Public Policy / Transformative Consumer Research; Sustainability; Mindfulness; Digital / Interactive Marketing; Branding

  • Thomas Sloan, Ph.D.

    Thomas Sloan, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Operations management, production scheduling and sustainable operations

  • Sherre Strickland, Ph.D., CPA

    Sherre Strickland, Ph.D., CPA

    Associate Professor

    Systems, Financial and Managerial Accounting

  • SangHyun Suh, Ph.D.

    SangHyun Suh, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Corporate governance, Internal control weakness, Accounting conservatism, CEO/CFO compensation, Earnings management

  • Jerzy Surma, Ph.D.

    Jerzy Surma, Ph.D.

    Visiting Assistant Professor

    Business Intelligence, Management Information Systems, Customer Relationship Management, Business Process Management

  • M. Berk Talay, Ph.D.

    M. Berk Talay, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Innovations, New Product and Service Development, International Marketing

  • Stefanie Tate, Ph.D., CPA

    Stefanie Tate, Ph.D., CPA

    Associate Professor & MSA coordinator

    Audit quality (with special interests in non-profit organizations), Fraud

  • Steven F. Tello, Ed.D.

    Steven F. Tello, Ed.D.

    Associate Professor

    Technology innovation and entrepreneurship, technology management and planning, assessment and interaction in on-line education

  • Olga Tines

    Olga Tines


    Management Values & Ethics

  • Diane Vacarra

    Diane Vacarra

    Visiting Instructor

    Managing Change in Organizations and Strategic Management

  • Jack Wilson, Ph.D.

    Jack Wilson, Ph.D.

    President Emeritus/Univ. Distinguished Professor of Higher Education, Emerging Technologies, & Innovation

    Technological Entrepreneurship; Innovation; Research Commercialization; Governance, Structure & Finance of the Research Univ. Educational Innovation

  • Yi Yang, Ph.D.

    Yi Yang, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor

    Strategic management and entrepreneurship

  • Mark Yi-Cheon Yim, Ph.D.

    Mark Yi-Cheon Yim, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Digital marketing, Shopper behavior, Luxury branding

  • Xiaojing Yuan, Ph.D.

    Xiaojing Yuan, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Politics in Corporate Finance, Pensions, Product Market Networks, & Security Issues

  • Julie Zhang, Ph.D.

    Julie Zhang, Ph.D.

    Assistant Professor

    Data Mining, Data Manipulation, Information Disclosure

  • Hongwei (Harry) Zhu

    Hongwei (Harry) Zhu

    Associate Professor

    Information Quality, Analytics