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2016-2018 Catalog 
2016-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

College of Business Administration

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CoBA aspires to be recognized as an engine for innovation and excellence in business education and research through collaboration with stakeholders to advance the economic vitality of the region.


We are committed to providing rigorous and relevant educational programs using a balance of theoretical, experiential, and applied learning to educate a diverse body of students to become responsible, engaged citizens with a global mindset who contribute positively to their communities and organizations. We achieve this through collaborative relationships among faculty, staff, students and the community guided by faculty involved in a combination of academic scholarship, applied scholarship, and professional experience.



Jim Hamerly, Ph.D.
Markstein Hall, Suite 422
(760) 750-4211

Associate Dean:

Mohammad Oskoorouchi, Ph.D.
Markstein Hall, Suite 422

MBA Office:

Markstein Hall, Suite 332
(760) 750-4267

Undergraduate Advising Office:

Markstein Hall, Suite 126
(760) 750-4230
Fax: (760) 750-3027


Robert Aboolian, Ph.D.
Operations and Supply Chain Management

Beverlee Anderson, Ph.D.

Glen H. Brodowsky, Ph.D.

Bennett W. Cherry, Ph.D.

Vassilis Dalakas, Ph.D.

Palash Deb, Ph.D.

Fang Fang, Ph.D.
Management Information Systems

Maia Farkas, Ph.D.

Kevin Hee, Ph.D.
Business Administration, Accounting

Nen-Chen Hwang, Ph.D., CPA, CMA
Auditing and Accounting Information Systems

Soheila Jorjani, Ph.D.
Operations Management and Management Science

Eun (John) C. Kang, Ph.D.

Jeffrey C. Kohles, Ph.D.
Organizational Behavior and Leadership

Chetan Kumar, Ph.D.
Management Information Systems

Jack Y. Leu, Ph.D.
Operations and Information Technology

Ofer Meilich, Ph.D.
Strategy and Management of Technology

Wayne Neu, Ph.D.

Rebeca Dellegrazie-Perren, Ph.D.
Business Administration, Marketing Track

Rajnandini Pillai, Ph.D.

Cata Ratiu, Ph.D.
Strategic Management

Bruce Louis Rich, Ph.D.
Human Resources and Organizational Behavior

Ted Shore, Ph.D.
Human Resources and Organizational Behavior

Kristin Stewart, Ph.D.
Advertising and Public Relations

Alan Styles, Ph.D.
Financial Accounting and International Accounting

Qi Sun, Ph.D.

Xiaojie (Christine) Sun, Ph.D.
Business Administration, Accounting

Yi Sun, Ph.D.
Decision and Information Science

Wenyuh Tsay, Ph.D.

Kathleen Watson, Ph.D.
Organizational Behavior

Stephen P. Zera, Ph.D.

Nima Zaerpour, Ph.D.
Operations and Supply Chain Management

Faculty Emeriti & Emeritae:

Beverlee Anderson, Ph.D.
Faculty Emerita, Marketing

George Diehr, Ph.D.
Faculty Emeritus, Management Science

Martin Gannon, Ph.D.
Faculty Emeritus, Strategic and International Management

Sheldon X. C. Lou, Ph.D.
Faculty Emeritus, Production and Operations Management

Trini U. Melcher, Ph.D., CPA
Faculty Emerita, Accounting

John R. Montanari, D.B.A.
Faculty Emeritus, Management

Gary Oddou, Ph.D.
Faculty Emeritus, Organizational Behavior

Alan Omens, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Management and Organizational Behavior

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