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Faculty and Staff

Colonel Samuel K. Allen, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Arizona
Specialty: Labor Economics, Economic History, Political Economy and Applied Econometrics
333 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7061
allensk@vmi.edu

Colonel Atin Basu Choudhary, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Mississippi
Specialty: Behavior of cartels (or political lobbying groups), the impact of anti-trust legislation on cartels, trade wars, corruption, and the evolution of cultures
340 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7450
basua@vmi.edu

Colonel Barry R. Cobb

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Kansas
344 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7891
cobbbr@vmi.edu

Lieutenant Colonel Valentina P. Dimitrova-Grajzl, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park
Specialty: Economics of Institutions, Post-Socialist Economies and Politics, Law and Economics, and Economic History
330 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7234
dimitrova-grajzlvp@vmi.edu

Daniel K. Evans, J.D.

Adjunct Professor
J.D. - Washington & Lee University
Specialty: Managerial Accounting, Accounting, & White Collar Crime
323A Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7929
evansdk@vmi.edu

Joseph R. Gearhart

Adjunct Professor
M.S. - James Madison University
323A Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7234
gearhartjr@vmi.edu

Lieutenant Colonel Jennifer E. Gerow, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - Clemson University
Specialty: Management of Information Systems, Web 2.0 for Business, Principles of Management
342 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7278
gerowje@vmi.edu

Victoria F. Hodges

Adjunct Professor
M.B.A. - James Madison University
348 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7086
hodgesvf@vmi.edu

Dr. Bing Jiang

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - Emory University
Specialty: Behavioral Economics, Experimental Economics, and Public Economics
335 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7451
jiangb@vmi.edu

Susan Kellogg

Adjunct Professor
Ph.D. - Union Institute and University
234 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7234
kellogges@vmi.edu

Colonel Raymond MacDermott, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - Rutgers University
Specialty: International Economics, Macroeconomics
331 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7405
macdermottrj@vmi.edu

Bruce N. MacDonald

Adjunct Professor
Internship Coordinator
B.A. - Trinity College
Specialty: Advertising
323A Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7451
macdonaldbn10@vmi.edu

Major Dekuwmini Mornah, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Mississippi
Specialty: Public Choice, International Economics and Applied Econometrics
344 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7381
mornahd@vmi.edu

Donna V. Potter

Executive Secretary
345 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7234
potterdv@vmi.edu

Louis R. Preysz III

Adjunct Professor
M.B.A - University of Utah
Specialty: Marketing and Management
341 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7237
preyszlr@vmi.edu

Zebulen A. Riley

Adjunct Professor
M.A. - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
318 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7451
rileyza@vmi.edu

Colonel Srimayi (Tinni) B. Sen, Ph.D.

Professor
Ph.D. - University of Mississippi
Specialty: Asymmetric Business Cycles, Evolutionary Game Theory, Pedagogical Research, and Law and Economics
321 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7478
sensb@vmi.edu

Major Kathy Simms

Assistant Professor
Ph.D. - University of Georgia
341 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7452
simmsk@vmi.edu

Lieutenant Colonel Jeffrey S. Smith, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Ph.D. - University of Tennessee
Specialty: Macro-Monetary and Environmental
333 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7542
smithjs@vmi.edu

Roscoe B. Stephenson III, J.D.

Adjunct Professor
J.D. - Washington & Lee University School of Law
Specialty: Business Law
323-A Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7455
stephensonrb@vmi.edu
http://rbsiii.com/VMI/

Bruce J. Summers

Adjunct Professor
M.A. - University of Illinois
Specialty: Money & Banking, Central Bank Operations
323A Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7929
summersbj@vmi.edu

Colonel Clifford T. West, Jr., Ph.D.

Department Head
Professor
Ph.D. - Indiana University
Specialty: Top management demographics and decision making, Principles of Management, Business Policy and Entrepreneurship
318 Scott Shipp Hall
540-464-7449
westct@vmi.edu