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2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 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.



Interim Dean:

Bennett Cherry, Ph.D.
Markstein Hall, Suite 422
(760) 750-4211

Associate Dean:

Mohammad Oskoorouchi, Ph.D.
Markstein Hall, Suite 422
(760) 750-4211

MBA Office:

Markstein Hall, Suite 332
(760) 750-4243


Kevin Hee, Ph.D.
Nen-Chen Hwang, Ph.D., CPA, CMA
Alan Styles, Ph.D.
Yushi Tian, Ph.D.
Aner Zhou, Ph.D.
Linying (Jolynn) Zhou, Ph.D.

Eun (John) C. Kang, Ph.D.
Dongnyoung Kim, Ph.D.
Andreas Rauterkus, Ph.D.
Qi Sun, Ph.D.
Wenyuh Tsay, Ph.D.
Stephen P. Zera, Ph.D.


Bennett W. Cherry, Ph.D.
Samuel Clarke, Ph.D.
Jeffrey C. Kohles, Ph.D.
Serhan Kotiloglu, Ph.D.
Kim McCarthy, Ph. D.
Aaron McDonald, Ph.D.
Ofer Meilich, Ph.D.
Paola Ometto, Ph.D.
Rajnandini Pillai, Ph.D.
Cata Ratiu, Ph. D.
Eric Rhodes, Ph.D.
Bruce Louis Rich, Ph.D.
Ted Shore, Ph.D.

Management Information Systems
Fang Fang, Ph.D.
Chetan Kumar, Ph.D.
Yi Sun, Ph.D.

Glen H. Brodowsky, Ph.D.
Vassilis Dalakas, Ph.D.
Fernanda Muniz, Ph.D.
Abigail Nappier-Chreup, Ph.D.
Wayne Neu, Ph.D.
Rebeca Dellegrazie-Perren, Ph.D.
Kristin Stewart, Ph.D.
Marcus Wardley, Ph.D.


Operations and Supply Chain Management
Robert Aboolian, Ph.D.
Hedayat Alibeiki, Ph.D.
Soheila Jorjani, Ph.D
Majid Karimi, Ph.D.
Nima Zaerpour, Ph.D.


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

Jack Y. Leu, Ph.D.
Faculty Emeritus, Management Information Systems

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

Camille Schuster, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita, Marketing

Kathleen Watson, Ph.D.
Faculty Emerita,Organizational Behavior

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