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    University of Tennessee, Knoxville
    Dec 03, 2023  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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Scott M. Gilpatric, Department Head
Georg Schaur, Director of Graduate Studies

Bruce, D.J. (Douglas A. and Brenda Horne Professor), PhD – Syracuse
Fox, W.F. (Randy and Jenny Boyd Distinguished Professor), PhD – Ohio State
Gilpatric, S.M., PhD – Texas A&M
Lima, L.R., PhD – Illinois
Murray, M.N. (Ball Corporation Professor of Business), PhD – Syracuse
Schaur, G. (G.A. Spiva Scholar), PhD – Purdue
Vossler, C.A. (J. Fred Holly Chair of Excellence), PhD – Cornell

Associate Professors
Carruthers, C.K., PhD – Florida
Harris, M.C. (Stahl PEMBA Fellow), PhD – North Carolina
Holladay, J.S., PhD – Colorado
Mohsin, M., PhD – York (Canada)
Santore, R., PhD – Ohio State
Sims, C., PhD – Wyoming
Wanamaker, M. (Boyd CBER Faculty Fellow), PhD – Northwestern

Assistant Professor
Padilla Romo, M., PhD – Texas A&M

Research Professor
Bray, L.G., PhD – Tennessee

Research Associate Professors
Burton, M.L., PhD – Tennessee
Kessler, L.M., PhD – South Florida

Research Assistant Professor
Hargaden, E., PhD – Michigan

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

Emeriti Faculty
Bohm, R.A., PhD – Washington (St. Louis)
Bowlby, R.L., PhD – Texas
Chang, H.S., PhD – Vanderbilt
Clark, D.P., PhD – Michigan State
Davidson, P., PhD – Pennsylvania
Gauger, J.A., PhD – Iowa State
Herzog, Jr., H.W., PhD – Maryland
Lee, F.Y., PhD – Michigan State
Moore, J.R., PhD – Cornell
Neilson, W.S., PhD – California (San Diego)
Russell, M., PhD – Oklahoma

Majors, Degrees
Economics Major, MA    
Economics Major, 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 (course only) 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 3.00 will be placed on probation. A student on probation will be dropped from the program unless his/her cumulative graduate grade point average is 3.00 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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