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Faculty Emeritus

(Year of appointment in parentheses)

Robert Burchfield
Lecturer of Accounting
Master of Professional Accountancy, Georgia State University; MBA, Virginia Tech; BBA, Roanoke College


Visit Professor Copeland's WebsiteCassandra C. Copeland (2000)
Associate Professor of Economics.
B.S., Florida State University; M.S., Ph.D., Auburn University.

Teaching and Research Interests: applied microeconomics, industrial organization, international economics, and public economics

Office: Lupton 312, ext. 8464. ccopeland@oglethorpe.edu

Toby Director
Adjunct Instructor of Accounting
Masters of Studies of Law, Yale Law School; MBA, Georgia State University; BBA, Emory University, CPA


Lynn M. Guhde (2004)
Associate Professor of Business Administration ( Division Chair)
B.S., B.A., Slippery Rock State College; M.B.A., Ph.D., Kent State University

Teaching and Research Interests: human resource management

Office: Lupton 310, 504- 1179.  lguhde@oglethorpe.edu

Robert Heller
Lecturer of Business
Doctorate in Business Administration, Georgia State University; MBA, Univ of Southern California; Bachelor of Science in Economics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania


Bruce W. Hetherington (1980)
Professor of Economics
B.B.A., Madison College; M.A., Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute

Teaching and Research Interests: economic history, economics of Civil War, 19th century banking.

Office: Lupton 320, ext. 8348. bhetherington@oglethorpe.edu

Wilton Heyliger
Adjunct Instructor of Economics
PhD and MA in Economics, Indiana University; MBA, Southern Illinois University; BS Mechanical Engineering, Howard University


Michael Horan (2007)
Vice President for Business and Finance
Adjunct Instructor, Business

B.S., Fort Lewis College; M.B.A., University of Connecticut


Earl Howell
Adjunct Instructor of Business
Doctorate of Business Administration, Kennesaw State University; MBA, Univ of North Carolina; BA, University of North Carolina


Catherine Joo
Adjunct Instructor of Accounting
Juris Doctor, University of North Carolina; Master of Accounting, Univ of North Carolina; BA Economics, Univ of North Carolina, CPA


Peter J. Kower (2002)
Associate Professor of Economics
B.A., Arizona State University, Tempe; M.I.M., American Graduate School of International Management, Thunderbird; M.A., University of Colorado, Denver; Ph.D., Ohio State University, Columbus

Dissertation Title: "Technological Progress and Financial Innovation in Long-run Growth: Theory and Evidence from a Panel of Countries."

Lupton 303, ext. 8347. pkower@oglethorpe.edu 

Philip Mayer (1991)
Adjunct Instructor, Economics

B.A., M.A., University of Missouri of Kansas City


Amy Norton
Adjunct Instructor of Accounting
Master of Accountancy, Auburn University; BSBA, Auburn University


William F. Straley (1990)
Professor of Business Administration and Mathematics
B.S., M.S., M.B.A., Georgia State University; Ph.D., Auburn University

Teaching and Research Interests: business growing and portfolio management.

Office: Lupton 306, ext. 8353. wstraley@oglethorpe.edu 

E. VanDuan II Travis (2010)
Adjunct Instructor, Business


Visit Professor Tucker's WebsiteDean Tucker (1988)
Professor and Mack A. Rikard Chair in Economics and Business Administration.
B.S., M.A., Ohio State University; Ph.D., Michigan State University

Teaching and Research Interests: public finance, urban economics, resource and environmental economics, law and economics, food security policy, marketing, retailing, consumer behavior, direct marketing, marketing communications and marketing strategy.

Office: Lupton 308, ext. 8352. dtucker@oglethorpe.edu

Henry Zigtema (2009)
Adjunct Instructor, Accounting
B.A., Texas Christian University; J.D., Southern Methodist University; C.P.A., Kansas, Texas, Georgia, Tennessee, Florida, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina, Retired Senior Partner, Ernst and Young

Office: Lupton 319, ext. 8377. hzigtema@oglethorpe.edu

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