Mentorship and experience are two of the biggest benefits of collaborating with faculty on research. Below are specific areas of research our industry-expert faculty pursue.

Faculty Name Area of Interest
Dr. Frederick Adjei
  • Finance
 
Dr. James Caldwell
  • Organizational Justice: Contextual and individual influences on justice perceptions 
  • Business Ethics (Behavioral Ethics and Ethical Decision Making): Contextual and individual influences on individual ethics 
Dr. Kevin Dickson
  • Organizational Leadership
 
Dr. Ben Dow
  • Corporate Finance 
  • specifically mergers and acquisitions 
Dr. Erin  Fluegge
  • Workplace fun 
  • Mood, emotions and emotional labor 
  • Job attitudes and performance 
  • Communication 
  • Leadership 
  • Generational differences 
Dr. Pamela Gershuny
  • Employment Law 
  • Environmental Law 
  • Experiential Learning 
  • Intellectual Property Law 
  • Telecommunications Law 
Dr. Peter Gordon
  • International Business 
  • Retailing 
  • Cultural Comparisons 
Dr. Natallia Gray
  • Healthcare Economics 
  • Behavioral Health 
  • Economics 
  • Medical Decision Analysis 
  • Healthcare Policy 
Hale, Dr. D. 
  • Services Marketing 
  • Sales 
Dr. Ken Heischmidt
  • Consumer Behavior 
  • Advertising 
  • Healthcare Marketing 
  • Cross Cultural Comparisons 
  • Business Education Formats 
Ladwig, Dr. C. 
  • Business Law 
Dr. Ismatilla Mardonov
  • Organizational Behavior 
Dr. Leisa Marshall
  • Corporate Responsibility 
  • Financial Statement Fraud 
  • Accounting and Business Ethics 
  • Accounting Education 
  • Standard-Setting (Accounting 
Dr. Heather McMillan
  • Work/Life balance (including occupational stress) 
  • Human Capital/Human Resource Metrics 
  • Healthcare Human Resources 
  • HR Practitioner Advancement 
Dr. Alisa Ortiz
  • Decision Analysis 
  • Risk Analysis 
  • Cost Estimation 
  • Transportation 
  • Performance Measurement 
Dr. Willie Redmond
  • International Business 
  • Economic 
Dr. Dana Schwieger
  • Electronic Business Technologies 
  • Health Information Systems 
  • Adaptive Structuration Theory 
  • Virtual Office 
Dr. Sandi Sen
  • Consumer Behavior 
  • Advertising and Promotion 
  • Services Marketing 
  • Pricing 
  • Cross-cultural Marketing 
Dr. Rebecca Summary
  • Forensic Economics, specifically Economic Analysis as applied to legal cases 
Dr. Gangaraju Vanteddu
  • Supply Chain Management 
  • Six Sigma Quality in Industry/Service sectors 
  • Statistical Quality Control 
  • Applied Probability/Statistics 
  • Math Programming/Optimization 
Dr. Anthony Varnon
  •  Accounting 
Dr. William Weber
  • Financial Institution Efficiency and Productivity Change 
  • Efficiency and Productivity Change, any kind of business 
  • Environmental Economics—Valuing Public goods and externalities 
Dr. Judy Wiles
  • Business Ethics 
  • Cross-cultural Advertising 
  • Marketing Communication Strategies 
Dr. Chen Wu
  • Economics
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