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  Dec 14, 2017
 
2015-2016 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Economics


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William S. Neilson, Head
Christian A. Vossler,
Director of Graduate Studies

Professors
Bruce, D.J. (Douglas A. and Brenda Horne Professor), PhD – Syracuse
Clark, D.P. (Beaman Professor of Business), PhD – Michigan State
Fox, W.F. (Chancellor's Professor and William B. Stokely Distinguished Professor of Business), PhD – Ohio State
Murray, M.N. (Ball Corporation Professor of Business), PhD – Syracuse
Neilson, W.S. (J. Fred Holly Chair of Excellence), PhD – California (San Diego)
Vossler, C.A. (Robert Bohm Scholar), PhD – Cornell

Associate Professors
Gauger, J.A., PhD – Iowa State
Gilpatric, S.M. (John and Shirley Moor Scholar), PhD – Texas A&M
Lima, L.R., PhD – Illinois
Mohsin, M., PhD – York (Canada)
Santore, R., PhD – Ohio State
Schaur, G. (G.A. Spiva Scholar), PhD – Purdue

Assistant Professors
Carruthers, C.K., PhD – Florida
Harris, M.C., PhD – North Carolina
Holladay, J.S., PhD – Colorado
Sims, C., PhD – Wyoming
Wanamaker, M. (BB & T Scholar), PhD – Northwestern

Research Professors
Bray, L.G., PhD – Tennessee
Greene, D.L., PhD – Maryland

Research Associate Professors
Burton, M., PhD – Tennessee

Research Assistant Professor
Kessler, L.M., PhD – South Florida
LaRiviere, J.S., PhD – California (San Diego)
Rao, J.M., PhD – California (San Diego)

Lecturers
Baker, K.H. (Senior Lecturer), PhD – New Mexico
Bueckman, D.S., PhD – Tennessee
Compton, B.H., PhD – Clemson
Kauffman, C.D., PhD – Tennessee
Sims, K.A., MS – Wyoming

Adjunct Faculty
Carter, S.R., PhD – Tennessee
Curlee, T.R., PhD – Purdue
Vogt, D.P., PhD – Syracuse

Emeriti Faculty
Bohm, R.A., PhD – Washington (St. Louis)
Bowlby, R.L., PhD – Texas
Chang, H.S., PhD – Vanderbilt
Davidson, P. (J. Fred Holly Chair of Excellence Emeritus), PhD – Pennsylvania
Herzog, Jr., H.W., PhD – Maryland
Lee, F.Y., PhD – Michigan State
Moore, J.R. (Alumni Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus), PhD – Cornell
Russell, M., PhD – Oklahoma

MAJOR     DEGREES
Economics   MA, PhD

The Department of Economics offers graduate programs leading to the MA and PhD. The MA may be completed by either a thesis or non-thesis option, while the PhD requires successful completion of a dissertation. Applicants to these programs should contact the Director of Graduate Studies, Department of Economics, for further information.

Academic Standards

A graduate student whose grade point average falls below 3.0 will be placed on probation. A student on probation will be dropped from the program unless his/her cumulative graduate grade point average is 3.0 or higher at the end of the probationary period. The probationary period is defined as the next semester's course work established by the degree program for full-time students and the next two semesters' course work as established by the degree program for part-time students.

Student's Right to Petition

Graduate students in good academic standing have the right to petition the department for modification of departmental degree requirements and redress of grievances. Petitions must be in writing and addressed to the departmental Director of Graduate Studies.

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