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Undergraduate Catalog 2012-13


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College of Business

Stanley G. Eakins, Professor and Dean
(BS, Washington State University; MBA, University of Alaska, Fairbanks; PhD, Arizona State University)
Paul H. Schwager, Associate Professor and Associate Dean
(BA, Palm Beach Atlantic College; MBA, Florida Atlantic University; PhD, Auburn University)
Shanan G. Gibson, Associate Professor, Associate Dean of Student and Faculty Development
James Westmoreland, Associate Dean for External Affairs
(BS, MA, East Carolina University; EdD, NC State University)
Anne K. Fisher, Teaching Instructor and Director of Professional Programs
(BSA, MBA, East Carolina University)
James H. Bearden, Professor and Director, BB&T Center for Leadership Development
(BS, Centenary College; MA, East Carolina University; PhD, University of Alabama)
James W. Kleckley, Research Associate Professor and Director of Business Bureau Research
(BS, PhD, University of South Carolina)
William D. Wittman, Teaching Instructor and Director of Information & Technology Services
(BA, MA, University of North Dakota; MBA, East Carolina University)
Tina L. Williams, Teaching Instructor and Director of Graduate Programs
(BS, East Carolina University; MBA, East Carolina University)
Karen M. Kus, Director of Undergraduate Programs
(BSW, Bowling Green State University; MA, Bowling Green State University)

Department of Accounting

Dan L. Schisler, Professor and Chair
(BS, Southeastern Louisiana University; MBA, Auburn University; PhD, Memphis State University)
Rose L. Bailey, Assistant Professor
BSBA, Appalachian State University; JD, St. Mary's University School of Law; LLM, New York University School of Law)
Rachel A. Brassine, Teaching Instructor
(BSA, MSA, East Carolina University)
John Calvin Christian, Jr., Associate Professor
(BAccy, University of Mississippi; PhD, Florida State University)
Denise Dickins, Associate Professor
(BS, Florida State University; PhD, Florida Atlantic University)
Edwin A. Doty, Jr., Associate Professor
(BA, MBA, PhD, University of Massachusetts)
Kimberly M. Everett, Teaching Instructor
(BSA, MSA, East Carolina University)
Rebecca G. Fay, Assistant Professor
(BSA, Liberty University; MBA, Liberty University; Ph.D.; Virginia Tech University)
Patricia Fritz, Teaching Instructor
(BSA, East Carolina University; MSA, East Carolina University)
Joseph M. Hagan, Associate Professor
(BBA, MA, University of Georgia; PhD, Georgia State University)
Malcolm H. Lathan, Jr., Teaching Associate Professor
(BS, University of NC Chapel Hill; MBA, Duke University; PhD, University of NC Chapel Hill)
Mark G. McCarthy, Professor
(BS, MBA, PhD, University of South Carolina)
Brian A. O'Doherty, Associate Professor
(BEc, The University of Sydney; MA, PhD, University of Florida)
Dennis M. O'Reilly, Associate Professor
(BS, University Alabama; MS, University Alabama; PhD, University of South Carolina)
John T. Reisch, Associate Professor
(BS, University of Virginia; MAccy, University of Alabama; PhD, University of South Carolina)
Michele H. Reisch, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, Mary Washington College; MBA, Florida Atlantic University)
Debra Schisler, Teaching Instructor
(BSA, Southeastern Louisiana University; MSA, Auburn University)
Douglas K. Schneider, Professor
(BS, Bentley College; MS, University of Virginia; PhD, University of Georgia)
Jan S. Workman, Teaching Instructor
(BS, Tennessee Technological University; MBA, East Carolina University)

Department of Finance

Scott D. Below, Associate Professor and Chair
(BS, MS, South Dakota State University; PhD, University of Kentucky)
Jaclyn Beierlein, Assistant Professor
(BS, Georgetown University; PhD, University of Utah)
Kaysia Campbell, Assistant Professor
(BS, University of the West Indies; PhD, Georgia State University)
Ralph W. Flanary, Teaching Instructor
(BA, Methodist College; MBA, East Carolina University)
Charmaine Glegg, Associate Professor
(BBA, MBA, PhD, Florida Atlantic University)
Aaron Gubin, Assistant Professor
(BA, New College of Florida; MBA, University of Florida; PhD (ABD) University of Florida)
O'Neil Harris, Assistant Professor
(BS, Florida Atlantic University; MS, Florida Atlantic University; PhD, Florida Atlantic University)
James E. Holloway, Professor
(BS, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University; MBA, East Carolina University; JD, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)
Jack E. Karns, Professor
(BA, MS, MPA, Syracuse University; JD, Tulane University; LLM, Georgetown University; SJD, Loyola University)
Johann Luyt, Teaching Instructor
(B.Law, University of South Africa; MBA, University of the Witwatersrand)
Carol Moore, Teaching Associate Professor
(BA, Temple University; JD, Syracuse University College of Law)
Wanda Naylor, Teaching Associate Professor
(BS, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; JD, North Carolina Central University)
James Nelson, Associate Professor
(BBA, MBA, Western Michigan University; PhD, University of Arizona)
Robert S. Prati, Assistant Professor
(BA, Emory University; MBA, University of San Diego; PhD, Florida State University)
Bill Pratt, Teaching Instructor
(BS, Frostburg State University; MBA, Hood College)
Nancy Ray, Teaching Associate Professor
(BA, Mary Baldwin College, JD, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill)
Len Rhodes, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, MBA, East Carolina University)
Frederick P. Schadler, Associate Professor
(BSBA, West Virginia University; MBA, University of North Carolina, Charlotte; PhD, University of South Carolina)
David Silver, Teaching Instructor
(BS, Pennsylvania State University; MBA, East Carolina University; JD, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)
Mark C. Weitzel, Teaching Instructor
(BS, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; MBA, Loyola University of Chicago)
Brenda Wells, Associate Professor
(BBA, University of Georgia; PhD, University of Georgia)

Department of Management

Joseph M. Tomkiewicz, Professor and Chair
(BSBA, Drexel University; MBA, PhD, Temple University)
Tope Adeyemi-Bello, Professor
(BS, MBA, Eastern Illinois University; PhD, University of Arkansas)
Joshua R. Aaron, Assistant Professor
(BS, University of Alabama; MBA, PhD, University of Alabama)
Kenneth E. Bass, Professor
(BS, Mt. St. Michael School of Medical Technology; MBA, Louisiana State University; DBA, Louisiana Technical University)
Cody Logan Chullen, Instructor
(BS, MBA, Southern Illinois University)
John Davis, Teaching Instructor
(BS, MBA, East Carolina University)
Shanan G. Gibson, Associate Professor
(BA, Armstrong Atlantic State University; MS, PhD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University)
Anthony D. Gribble, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, MBA, East Carolina University)
W. Lee Grubb III, Associate Professor
(BA, Hampden-Sydney College; MBA, Averett University; PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University)
Michael L. Harris, Associate Professor
(BSBA, MBA, East Carolina University; EdD, North Carolina State University)
Joanne M. Hartsell, Teaching Instructor
(BS, East Carolina University; MBA, East Carolina University)
Andrew O. Herdman, Assistant Professor
(BA, Pennsylvania State University; MA, Saint Francis University; PhD, Virginia Polytechnic & State University)
Sharon D. Justice, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, MBA, East Carolina University)
Judith R. Hunt, Associate Professor
(BS, Temple University; BS, MBA, Fairleigh Dickinson University; PhD, University of Tennessee)
Joy Karriker, Associate Professor
(BA, MBA, James Madison University; PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University)
Abigail Knight, Teaching Instructor
(BA, Jacksonville State University; MA, University of Alabama)
Ericka R. Lawrence, Assistant Professor
(BBA, University of Montevallo: Mac, PhD, University of Alabama)
Susan Lynch-Smith, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, MBA, East Carolina University)
William C. McDowell, Associate Professor
(BS, Southwestern Christian University; MBA, California State University, Dominguez Hills; PhD, University of North Texas)
Amy McMillan, Associate Professor
(BA, San Diego State University; MBA, Mississippi College; DBA, Louisiana Tech University)
L. Melita Prati, Associate Professor
(BS, PhD, Florida State University)
JoAnna Robinson, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, MBA, East Carolina University)
Roy L. Simerly, Professor
(BS, University of Maryland; MS, Troy State University; PhD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University)
James O. Smith, Jr., Associate Professor
(BS, University of Alabama; MA, PhD, University of Mississippi)
Stephen M. Sullivan, Teaching Instructor
(BS, Syracuse University; MBA, University of Connecticut)
Laura J. Stanley, Assistant Professor
(BS, MA, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; PhD, University of Georgia)
Stephen M. Sullivan, Teaching Instructor
(BS, Syracuse University; MBA, University of Connecticut)
John Toller, Teaching Instructor
(BA, University of Notre Dame; MS, University of Hartford)
Tiffiany Woodward, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, MBA, East Carolina University)
Robert Zinko, Teaching Instructor
(BA, Appalachian State University; MBA, University of NC Greensboro; PhD, Florida State University)

Department of Management Information Systems

Richard D. Hauser, Jr., Associate Professor and Chair
(BA, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; MBA, East Carolina University; PhD, Florida State University)
John H. Bradley, Professor
(BS, Louisiana State University; MA, Criswell Bible Institute; MBA, PhD, University of Texas, Arlington)
John Drake, Assistant Professor
(BS, Southern Illinois University; PhD, Auburn University)
Laura A. Eakins, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, University of Alaska; MBA, Arizona State University)
Kevin Fontana, Teaching Instructor
(BS, East Carolina University; MBA, East Carolina University)
John Howard, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, East Carolina University, MBA, East Carolina University)
Richard L. Kerns, Professor
(BS, University of Kansas; MBA, East Carolina University; PhD, University of Virginia)
Brenda L. Killingsworth, Associate Professor
(BSBA, MBA, East Carolina University; PhD, University of South Carolina)
Michael S. Lapke, Teaching Instructor
(BS, MS, University of North Florida; PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University)
Huigang Liang, Associate Professor
(BS, China Pharmaceutical University; MS, China Pharmaceutical University; MS, Auburn University; PhD, Auburn University)
Crystal Lopez, Teaching Instructor
(BS, East Carolina University, MBA, East Carolina University)
Tendai Ndabvonga, Teaching Instructor
(BS, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania; MBA, East Carolina University)
Henry E. Newkirk, Associate Professor
(BS, North Carolina State University; MBA, East Carolina University; PhD, University of Kentucky, Lexington)
James Orr, Teaching Instructor
(BS, MBA, East Carolina University)
Ravi C. Paul, Associate Professor
(BS, Bangalore University; MS, PhD, Clemson University)
April Reed, Assistant Professor
(BA, BS, Roosevelt University; MBA, Ph.D., DePaul University)
Paul Russell, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, East Carolina University; MBA, East Carolina University)
Elaine D. Seeman, Associate Professor
(BA, Indiana University of Pennsylvania; MBA, East Carolina University; PhD, Indiana State University)
Joanie Tyson, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, MBA, East Carolina University)
Claudia Van Salisbury, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, East Carolina University; MBA, East Carolina University)
John Wall, Teaching Instructor
(BS, University of Maryland; MA, Central Michigan University)
Harold L. Wise, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, East Carolina University; MS, University of Virginia)
Yajiong (Lucky) Xue, Associate Professor
(BS, China Pharmaceutical University; MS, Auburn University; PhD, Auburn University)

Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management

Scott Dellana, Professor and Interim Chair
(BS, University of Pittsburgh; MS, PhD, University of Missouri)
Courtney Altizer, Teaching Instructor
(BS, Virginia Polytechnic; MBA, MS, Mississippi State University)
Kenneth Anselmi, Associate Professor and Chair
(BBA, Eastern Michigan University; MBA, Arizona State University; PhD, University of Nebraska, Lincoln)
Christy Ashley, Assistant Professor
(BS, Sacred Heart University; MBA, University of Miami; PhD, University of Rhode Island)
Terrance Boardman, Teaching Instructor
(BS, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire; MBA, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee)
Jennifer Brezina, Teaching Instructor
(BA, University of NC Chapel Hill; MBA, East Carolina University)
Charles W. Brown, Teaching Instructor
(BS, Appalachian State University; MS, East Carolina University)
Margaret M. Capen, Professor
(BA, PhD, University of South Carolina)
Haozhe Chen, Assistant Professor
(BA, Anhui University; MBA, University of Alabama; PhD, University of Oklahoma)
Reid P. Claxton, Associate Professor
(BA, Drury College; MBA, University of Evansville; PhD, University of Arkansas)
Margaret P. Conchar, Assistant Professor
(BSC, Diploma in Datametrics, University of South Africa; PhD, University of Georgia)
Richard E. Cook, Teaching Assistant Professor
(BS, PhD, Wayne State University; MS, Case Western Reserve; MBA, East Carolina University)
Susan K. DelVecchio, Associate Professor
(BA, University of Pittsburgh; MBA, University of North Carolina, Greensboro; PhD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University)
Mauro Falasca, Assistant Professor
(BS, University of Buenos Aires; MBA, East Carolina University; PhD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University)
Christopher Keller, Assistant Professor
(BS, Florida International University; MA, Indiana University; PhD, Indiana University; JD, University of Chicago)
Jon F. Kirchoff, Assistant Professor
(MS, University of Utah; MBA, Ohio State University; PhD, University of Tennessee)
Christine Kowalczyk, Assistant Professor
(BA, MBA, University of Georgia; PhD, University of Memphis)
John F. Kros, Professor
(BBA, University of Texas; MBA, Santa Clara University; PhD, University of Virginia)
Jane M. Lang, Teaching Instructor
(BSBA, MBA, East Carolina University)
Kenneth R. MacLeod, Associate Professor
(BS, Georgia Institute of Technology; MBA, University of Notre Dame; PhD, University of South Carolina)
Enping Mai, Assistant Professor
(BS, Zhongshan University; MS, Indiana University of PA; MS, PhD, Syracuse University)
Havva Meric, Associate Professor
(BA, Ankara University-Turkey; MBA, The George Washington University; PhD, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill)
Jason D. Oliver, Assistant Professor
(BS, Clemson University; MBA, PhD, University of Rhode Island)
Anthony J. Polito, Associate Professor
(BS, Radford University; MBA, Duke University; PhD, University of Georgia)
Thomas R. Robbins, Assistant Professor
(BS, Pennsylvania State University; MBA, Case Western Reserve University; PhD, Pennsylvania State University)
Stacey G. Robinson, Assistant Professor
(BS, University of Central Florida; MBA, Meredith College; PhD, Florida State University)
W. Jason Rowe, Assistant Professor
(BBA, MBA, Marshall University; PhD, University of Kentucky)
William Swart, Professor
(BS, Clemson University; MS, PhD, Georgia Institute of Technology)
Tracy L. Tuten, Associate Professor
(BS, MBA, East Carolina University; PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University)
Judy A. Wagner, Associate Professor
(BS, Northern Illinois University; MBA, University of Texas at Arlington; PhD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University)
David A. West, Associate Professor
(BS, Clarkson University; MBA, University of Chicago; PhD, University of Rhode Island)
Tina Williams, Teaching Instructor
(BS, East Carolina University; MBA, East Carolina University)
James E. Zemanek, Jr., Professor
(BBA, MS, PhD, Texas A & M University)