Academic Catalog 2020-2021

School of Business

Administration

DR. JOSEPH H. TUREK, Dean

DR. BJOERN CLAASSEN, Chair, Accounting, Business Law, Finance, Management Information Systems, & Statistics

Dr. BABU GEORGE, Associate Dean, Graduate Business

DR. JOHN R. MALMO, Chair, Management, Marketing, & Economics

DR. JENNIFER WESKE, Director of Master of Accountancy Program

Faculty

Accounting, Business Law, Finance, Management Information Systems, Statistics

DANIEL M. BRANDON, JR., Professor

BS, Case Western Reserve University; MS, PhD, University of Connecticut; PMP

LINDA CHRISTENSEN, Associate Professor

B.S.B.A., University of Missouri; MBA, Memphis State University; PhD, University of South Carolina; CPA

BJOERN CLAASSEN, Associate Professor

BBA, University of Georgia; MBA in Finance, Kennesaw State University; PhD, University of Mississippi

 

THOMAS E. MARSHALL, Associate Professor
BS, Louisiana State University, PhD, University of North Texas

 

ANDREW J. MORGRET, Associate Professor

BSEd, MEd, MBA, Memphis State University; CPA, CGMA

JAMES PARKER, Professor

BBA, MA, JD, Memphis State University; M.L.T., Emory University

 

CHARLES SEEMAN, Assistant Professor

BS, Delaware Valley College; MS, Strayer University; MBA, Pfeiffer University; PhD, North Central University

JENNIFER WESKE, Associate Professor

BBA, Stephen F. Austin State University; MBA, The University of Memphis; PhD, Northcentral University; CPA, CGMA, CFE

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Management, Marketing, & Economics

DAVID L. ARCHER, Associate Professor

BS, Purdue University; MBA, MPH, Columbia University

 

JENNY COWELL, Assistant Professor

BA, University of Tennessee; MBA, Union University

 

BABU GEORGE, Professor

BS, Mahatma Gandhi University; MTA, Pondicherry University; PhD, Goa University; DBA, Swiss Management Center University

JOHN R. MALMO, Assistant Professor

BS, John Brown University; MEd, PhD, University of Arkansas

PATRICIA T. PAPACHRISTOU, Professor

BA, Trinity College; MA, Duke University; MA, MBA, Memphis State University

KRISTIN O. PRIEN, Professor

AB., Mount Holyoke College; MBA, PhD, The University of Memphis

 

JOSEPH TILLMAN, Instructor

BS, University of Georgia; MBA, Georgia Southern University

 

JOSEPH H. TUREK, Dean and Professor

BA, MPA, Syracuse University; MA, PhD, State University of New York at Albany

 

FRANCES TURNER, Associate Professor

AB, Harvard University; MBA, University of Chicago; DBA, Grenoble Ecole de Management

BEVALEE B. VITALI, Professor

BBA, MBA, University of Central Arkansas; PhD, The University of Memphis, CFA

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Part-Time Faculty

JOHN M. HARGETT, Adjunct Assistant Professor

BBA, MS, PhD, The University of Memphis

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Professors Emeriti

ROBERT L. BRITTINGHAM, Management, Marketing, & Economics

BA, St. Mary’s College; MS in C., PhD, St. Louis University

HOWARD J. LAWRENCE, Accounting

BS, Christian Brothers College; MBA, Memphis State University; PhD, The University of Mississippi; CPA.; CMA

FRANK M. MARION, Marketing

BSChE, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology; MBA, Baldwin Wallace College; DBA, Memphis State University; PMP

REGINALD PEYTON, Management, Marketing, & Economics

BS, Christian Brothers College; DBA, Memphis State University

SARAH T. PITTS, Professor

BS, Lenoir Rhyne College; MBA, JD, University of Houston

JAMES N. TANSEY, Accounting

BBA, MBA, Memphis State University; CPA

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Dean Emeritus

RAY S. HOUSE

BS, Union University; MBA PhD, University of Mississippi