Department of Finance

The mission of the Department of Finance is to provide a quality education to students that will prepare them for leadership positions within the finance profession in business. Students acquire financial knowledge and skills that can be applied in a variety of environments.

Finance - Full Time Faculty

Melinda Newman, Ph.D.

Melinda Newman, Ph.D.
Title: Associate Professor
Dept/Program: Department of Finance
Phone: (330) 972-6108
Email: newmanm@uakron.edu


Harri Ramcharran, Ph.D.

Harri Ramcharran, Ph.D.
Title: Professor
Dept/Program: Department of Finance
Phone: (330) 972-6882
Email: ramchar@uakron.edu


Finance - Part Time Faculty

James Musengo, MBA, CFP
Title: Part Time Faculty
Dept/Program: Department of Finance
Email: jdm73@uakron.edu


Douglas B. Robinson, CFP
Title: Principal, Honor Wealth Management & Part Time Faculty
Dept/Program: Department of Finance Advisory Board & Department of Finance


James Pawlik, J.D.
Title: Part Time Faculty
Dept/Program: Department of Finance
Email: jpawlik@uakron.edu