Meet Our Faculty
The CBA has 66 highly-qualified and dedicated full-time faculty members who have come to Akron from across the country and around the globe. CBA faculty are known for both their teaching and their scholarship.
- In the classroom, our faculty combine time-tested techniques, such as traditional lectures, seminar presentations, and case method, with innovative approaches to learning that lead students to apply new knowledge and skills in real-world settings.
- Close ties with industry and the business community ensure that CBA faculty remain current with changing practices and technologies.
- Our faculty also remain current through their scholarship and have published numerous research papers that enrich the various disciplines of business and are relevant to today’s business practices. CBA Faculty Publications 2012
The CBA also employs highly experienced business professionals as part time faculty members.
Please visit the CBA Dean's Excellence Awards page
Faculty News Highlights
Dr. Il-won Kim, professor of accountancy in the CBA, was recently presented with a replica of the first US issued patent in appreciation for his work in bringing together representatives from the United States, Korea and Japan to discuss issues concerning international patents and trademarks.
Jerome Apple, J.D. Thomas Calderon, Ph.D. Akhilesh Chandra, Ph.D. John Cheh, Ph.D. Edward Conrad, Ph.D. Gary Frank, Ph.D. Darlene Kausch, D.B.A. Pamela Keltyka, Ph.D. Il-woon Kim, Ph.D. Alvin Lieberman, J.D. Emeka Ofobike, Ph.D. Colin G. Onita, Ph.D. HakJoon Song, Ph.D Li Wang, Ph.D. Amber M. Whisenhunt
Raj Aggarwal, D.B.A. Aigbe Akhigbe, Ph.D. Bhanu Balasubramnian, Ph.D. Eric R. Brisker, Ph.D. John Goodell, Ph.D. Suzanne Gradisher, J.D. Douglas Kahl, Ph.D. John Matejkovic, J.D. Melinda Newman, Ph.D. Harri Ramcharran, Ph.D. James B. Thomson, Ph.D.
Steven Ash, Ph.D. Ken Aupperle, Ph.D. Robert Chalfant, MBA Jeong Hoon Choi, Ph.D. Asoke Dey, Ph.D. James Divoky, D.B.A. Robert Figler, Ph.D. R Ray Gehani, Ph.D. Steve Hallam, Ph.D. Maria Hamdani, Ph.D. Susan Hanlon, D.B.A. Anoop Kapoor, Ph.D. Ravi Krovi, Ph.D. Liping Liu, Ph.D. Erin Makarius, Ph.D. Robert Martin, MBA William McHenry, Ph.D. David Meyer, Ph.D. Debmalya Mukherjee, Ph.D. Barbara Osyk, Ph.D. YoungKi Park, Ph.D Jayprakash Patankar, Ph.D. Sheri Schulte, M.S. Mahesh Srinivasan, Ph.D. Bindiganavale Vijayaraman, Ph.D.
William E. Baker, Ph.D. Frederik Beuk, Ph.D. Terry Daugherty, Ph.D. Gregory Dumont, Ph.D. Federico de Gregorio, Ph.D. William Hauser, Ph.D. Doug Hausknecht, Ph.D. Naveen Jain, Ph.D. Linda Orr, Ph.D. Deborah Owens, Ph.D. Christopher R. Plouffe, Ph.D. Prashant Srivastava, Ph.D. Brian E. Teeters, Ph.D. Andrew Thomas, Ph.D.