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college of business and ec development

dean

Will give an
on-camera interview?

 Yes

Name

D. Harold Doty

Department

Dean

Title

Dean

Phone

O 266-4659   H 264-9168

E-mail

harold.doty@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Strategic management and organization design

Research Areas

Factors that explain performance differences across firms

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Economics Finance and International Business

Will give an
on-camera interview?

 Yes

Name

Trellis G. Green

Department

Economics, Finance, and International Business

Title

Associate Professor

Phone

O 266-4662   H 268-3874

E-mail

green@cba.usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Natural resources, fisheries, economic impact analysis, macro economy, and I/O models

Research Areas

Non market recreation valuation, optimum fishery allocation, demand-side sustainability policy for environmental resources, tournament theory, economic impact analysis, beauty and occupational choice, effect of beauty and good look on teaching evaluation bias


Will give an
on-camera interview?

 No

Name

MC Sunny Wong

Department

Economics

Title

Assistant Professor of Economics

Phone

O 266-5929   H 818-0363

E-mail

wong@cha.usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Learning dynamics and monetary policy

Research Areas

Least squares learning, optimal monetary policy, foreign direct investment, and genetic algorithm learning

Will give an
on-camera interview?

  No

Name

Walt Taylor

Department

Economics

Title

Professor

Phone

O (228) 867-3632 H (251) 380-0260

E-mail

w.taylor@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Investments/portfolio management, working capital management, cash balances and receivables, and mutual fund performance analysis

Research Areas

Articles on stock valuation, long-run portfolio composition, receivables management (credit scoring), optimal cash balances, mutual fund diversification, performance of fixed income, managed portfolios, mutual fund turnover, 1987 stock market crash analysis, and collecting fine wines


Will give an
on-camera interview?

  Maybe

Name

W. Charles Sawyer

Department

Economics

Title

Professor

Phone

O 266-4640   H 582-5273

E-mail

w.sawyer@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Commercial policy

Research Areas

Required exchange rate indexes and less than fair value cases

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Economic and Workforce Development

Will give an
on-camera interview?

Yes

Name

Ken Malone

Department

Economic and Workforce Development

Title

Chair

Phone

O 266-4736

E-mail

ken.malone@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Technology development, commercializing new technology, economic development, workforce development, university and business joint ventures, downtown redevelopment

Research Areas

Commercializing university technology and technology-based economic development

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Management and Marketing

Will give an
on-camera interview?

Maybe

Name

Barry Babin

Department

Marketing

Title

Professor

Phone

O 266-4629

E-mail

barry.babin@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Research methods, creative problem solving, retailing, retail design, sex differences

Research Areas

The effect of environmental conditions on customer behavior and value, employee stress, and ethical judgment and commitment.


Will give an
on-camera interview?

Yes

Name

Wanda Renne’ Fennell

Department

Marketing and Management

Title

Instructor

Phone

O 266-5715   H 763-4338

E-mail

wandarfennellconsultant@hotmail.com

Degrees

M.B.A.

Expertise

Production and operations management

Research Areas

Human resource management, organizational behavior, and consumer research studies


Will give an
on-camera interview?

No

Name

Tara Burnthorne Lopez

Department

Management and Marketing

Title

Assistant Professor of Marketing

Phone

O 266-4631

E-mail

lopez@cba.usm.edu

Degrees

DBA marketing

Expertise

Marketing strategy, sales management, and professional selling

Research Areas

Marketing-oriented organizations, organizational culture, and control systems for sales people


Will give an
on-camera interview?

No

Name

Amy Johnson Sevier

Department

Management and Marketing

Title

Instructor

Phone

O 266-6432   H 583-3390

E-mail

amy.sevier@usm.edu

Degrees

MBA

Expertise

General management topics, motivation, leadership, organization theory, development

Research Areas

Storytelling in organizations and charismatic leadership


Will give an
on-camera interview?

No

Name

Sharon Topping

Department

Management and Marketing

Title

Professor of Management

Phone

O 266-4675

E-mail

s.topping@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Structure and design of networks and systems (specifically coordination and collaboration)

Research Areas

Systems and networks, inter-and intra organizational coordination and collaboration, interdisciplinary teams, alliances, and partnerships

Will give an
on-camera interview?

No

Name

Laurie Babin (N)

Department

Management and Marketing

Title

Professor

Phone

O 266-4967   H 268-3401

E-mail

laurie.babin@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Advertising, promotion, and direct marketing

Research Areas

Marketing


Will give an
on-camera interview?

Yes

Name

Tony L Henthorne

Department

Management and Marketing

Title

Professor of Marketing

Phone

O 266-4635   H 544-0340

E-mail

tony.henthorne@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Director for Tourism and Economic Development (CENTED) on coast campus

Research Areas

Tourism, international marketing, and marketing


Will give an
on-camera interview?

No

Name

Joseph Peyrefitte

Department

Management and Marketing

Title

Assistant Professor of Management

Phone

O 266-5154

E-mail

joseph.peyrefitte@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Strategic management

Research Areas

Cognition of top managers, top managers and internationalization, and international management


Will give an
on-camera interview?

Yes

Name

William C. Smith

Department

Marketing

Title

Assistant Professor

Phone

O 266-4657   H 268-7297

E-mail

bill.smith@usm.edu

Degrees

D.B.A.

Expertise

Business to business marketing, marketing research, professional selling and sales management, business strategy formulation and implementation, economic development marketing, innovation and creativity

Research Areas


Will give an
on-camera interview?

Yes

Name

Alvin J Williams

Department

Management and Marketing

Title

Chair and Professor of Management and Marketing; Interim Chair for Hospitality Management.

Phone

O 266-4634   H 264-6202

E-mail

alvin.williams@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Supply chain management, business-to-business marketing and marketing strategy

Research Areas

Supply chain management, role of creativity and innovation in supply strategy, application of marketing to supply chain strategy, creativity in the marketing strategy process and negotiation

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Hospitality Management

Will give an
on-camera interview?

Yes

Name

Zaher Hallab

Department

Tourism Management

Title

Assistant Professor

Phone

O 266-6660   H 913-4012

E-mail

zaher.hallab@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Tourism marketing and development

Research Areas

Tourist motivations, travel behavior, destination image, healthy-living, and international affairs and tourism policies

 

Will give an
on-camera interview?

Name

Joe Hutchinson

Department

Tourism Management

Title

Associate Professor

Phone

O (228) 214-3239 H (228) 214-9973

E-mail

joe.hutchinson@usm.edu

Degrees

Ph.D.

Expertise

Hotel management, restaurant and food service management

Research Areas

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misc

Will give an
on-camera interview?

Yes

Name

Jarres R. Crockett

Department

SAIS

Title

 

Phone

O 266-6988   H 264-2302

E-mail

crockett@cha.usm.edu

Degrees

D.B.A.

Expertise

Accounting, auditing, operational audits, fraud, and embezzlement

Research Areas

Corruption in government and embezzlement

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