Tenure Track
Rohit Aggarwal
Associate Professor

Rohit Aggarwal is an Associate Professor of Information Systems at the David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah. He is an applied statistician and an econometrician by training.

Robert Allen
Professor

Robert D. Allen is a Professor and David Eccles Faculty Scholar at the University of Utah. Bob’s interest in auditing research began during his professional experience with Deloitte, Haskins & Sells in Los Angeles.

Krishnan Anand
Associate Professor

Krishnan S. Anand is Associate Professor of Operations and Information Systems and David Eccles Scholar at the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah. Prior to joining the Eccles faculty, he was a faculty member at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.

Elena Asparouhova
Professor

Professor Asparouhova’s research interests are in the area of theoretical and experimental financial economics. They include but are not confined to: the theory of asset pricing, corporate finance, experimental finance, general equilibrium theory, and econometrics.

Nitin Bakshi
Associate Professor
Sachin Banker
Assistant Professor

Sachin Banker is an Assistant Professor of Marketing at The University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business.

Jay Barney
Presidential Professor

Jay Barney is a Presidential Professor of Strategic Management and the Pierre Lassonde Chair of Social Entrepreneurship.

Shmuel Baruch
Professor

Shmuel Baruch is a Professor of Finance at the University of Utah. His research focuses primarily on theoretical issues in the economics of trading (market microstructure).

Lyda Bigelow
Associate Professor

Lyda Bigelow is Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship and Strategy, a David Eccles Faculty Fellow, and PhD program Coordinator for Entrepreneurship and Strategy.

Bryan Bonner
Professor
Jack Brittain
Professor, Pierre Lassonde Presidential Chair, Entrepreneurship
Brian Cadman
Associate Professor

Brian Cadman is an associate professor of Accounting. His research focuses on the performance measurement and corporate governance. He teaches managerial accounting to Master’s students.

Steve Carson
Chair, David Eccles Faculty Fellow, Associate Professor

Dr. Carson’s research and teaching interests focus on marketing strategy and management, marketing channels, innovation, outsourcing and internet marketing.

Jeffrey L. Coles
Samuel S. Stewart, Jr. Presidential Chair in Business David Eccles Chair & Professor of Finance

Jeffrey L. Coles is Professor of Finance and the Samuel S. Stewart Presidential Chair at the David Eccles School of Business.

Mike Cooper
Chair, Finance Department; A. Blaine Huntsman Presidential Chair in Finance

Dr. Cooper’s research is focused on equity returns predictability, related data-snooping issues, and the behavior of mutual fund investors.

Kristina Diekmann
David Eccles Professor of Business Ethics, Professor of Management
Martha Eining
David Eccles Professor

Martha M. Eining  is Professor in the School of Accounting at the David Eccles School of Business. She teaches in the area of fraud, auditing and accounting information systems at the undergraduate, graduate and Ph.D. levels.

Atif Ellahie
Assistant Professor

Atif Ellahie, Ph.D., CFA focuses on research at the intersection of accounting and macroeconomics, and also teaches financial reporting analysis.

Manu Goyal
Associate Professor

Manu Goyal is an Assistant Professor in Operations Management. Manu’s research focusses on information flows in supply chains, information leakage, innovation, and flexibility.

Abbie Griffin
Royal L. Garff Presidential Chair in Marketing

Abbie holds the Royal L. Garff Presidential Chair in Marketing at the Eccles School, where she teaches business-to-business marketing and first-year core marketing classes to MBA students.

Rachel Hayes
Chair & Professor

Dr. Rachel Hayes is the chair of the School of Accounting. Her research interests include disclosure and the use of accounting information in compensation and other governance settings.

Davidson Heath
Assistant Professor

Davidson Heath is Assistant Professor of Finance at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business.

Dr. Bill Hesterly
Associate Dean, Faculty & Research; Zeke & Katherine Dumke Chair and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Department of Management; Professor in the Department of Management and the Department of Entrepreneurship & Strategy

As associate dean, Dr. Hesterly leads the Eccles School faculty in research and academic affairs.

Paul Hu
Professor

Paul Hu is a David Eccles Chair Professor in the Department of Operations and Information Systems. His research interests include technology use, evaluations, and impacts, business intelligence and analytics information technology in health care, technology implementation in organizations, and e-commerce.

Mark Jansen
Assistant Professor

Professor Jansen’s research interests include private equity, entrepreneurial finance, M&A, and consumer finance.

Avner Kalay
Francis A. Madsen Professor of Finance

Avner Kalay is the Francis A. Madsen Professor of Finance in the Finance Department. His research interest include corporate finance (in particular corporate dividend policy, taxation, and investment policy), capital market theory and efficiency, economics of information, agency theory, optimal contracting, real options, and microstructure of markets.

Tamar Kreps
Assistant Professor
Karl Lins
Spencer Fox Eccles Chair in Banking and Professor of Finance

Karl researches primarily in the areas of international corporate governance and capital markets, and presents his research at academic and practitioner conferences worldwide.

Xiao Liu
Assistant Professor
Uri Loewenstein
Madsen Professor of Finance

Uri Loewenstein is the Francis Madsen Professor of Finance.

Daniele Macciocchi
Assistant Professor

 Daniele Macciocchi is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at the University of Utah. His research focuses on the role of corporate disclosure and governance in capital markets and other settings.

Kristof Madarasz
Associate Professor
Adam Meirowitz
Professor

Adam Meirowitz is a Professor in the Finance Department. He studies the use of game theoretic and quantitative methods to study collective decision-making and political institutions.

Himanshu Mishra
David Eccles Professor of Marketing

Himanshu Mishra is David Eccles Professor of Marketing at the University of Utah. He has a Ph.D. in marketing from the University of Iowa. Himanshu’s current research interests can be broadly classified into two areas.

Arul Mishra
David Eccles Professor of Marketing

Arul Mishra is the David Eccles Professor of Marketing at the University of Utah. She received a Ph.D. in Marketing from the University of Iowa.

William Moore
David Eccles Professor of Marketing

Bill Moore received his BS and MBA from Oklahoma State University and Ph.D. from Purdue. He taught at Columbia University. He teaches courses in Marketing Analytics and Bayesian Statistics in Marketing.

Jaelynn Oh
Assistant Professor

Jaelynn Oh is an Assistant Professor in the Operations & Information Systems.

Yihui Pan
Assistant Professor

Yihui Pan is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business, researching and teaching in corporate finance and corporate governance.

Teresa Pavia
Associate Professor

Teresa Pavia, Ph.D. has been recognized for her teaching skills and has published research in the intersection of consumer behavior and health care, new product development, and consumer behavior.

Xiaoxia Peng
Assistant Professor

Xiaoxia (Sasha) Peng is an Assistant Professor at University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business, School of Accounting.

Nabita Penmetsa
Assistant Professor

Nabita is an Assistant Professor in the Operations group at Eccles School of Business, University of Utah.

Marlene Plumlee
David Eccles Faculty Fellow & Associate Professor

Marlene A. Plumlee is an Associate Professor and David Eccles Faculty Fellow. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 1997.

Vandana Ramachandran
Assistant Professor

Vandana Ramachandran is an Assistant Professor in the Operations & Information Systems Department. She examines information consumption of online consumers and the digitization of information and teaches Information Systems Analysis.

Taylor Randall
Dean & George S. Eccles Faculty Fellow, School of Accounting Professor

Dean Randall has led the Eccles School since 2009.

Luis Rayo
John W. McIntyre Family Endowed Chair for Free Market Economics & Professor of Finance

Luis Rayo is an applied economic theorist specializing in incentive theory and information economics. He is a Professor of Finance and holds the David Eccles Chair in Microeconomic Theory and Business Economics at the University of Utah

Matthew Ringgenberg
Associate Professor

Matthew Ringgenberg is an Associate Professor of Finance at the David Eccles School of Business. His research focuses on equity lending, short selling, ETFs, and the economics of information.

Debra Scammon
MHA Program Director, Emma Eccles Jones Professor

Debra’s primary areas of research interest relate to consumers’ ability to navigate the marketplace, particularly for healthcare. Current research is focused on issues faced by family caregivers.

Scott Schaefer
Kendall D. Garff Chair in Business Administration & Professor of Finance

Scott Schaefer is Kendall D. Garff Chair in Business Administration and Professor of Finance. He teaches microeconomics and managerial economics.

Jim Schallheim
Professor

James Schallheim is the Richard T. Pratt Professor of Finance and has been at the U since 1980. He also serves as the Executive Secretary and Treasurer of the American Finance Association.

Glen Schmidt
David Eccles Professor of Business

Glen Schmidt focuses on New Product Development and Supply Chain Management. His research and teaching have won numerous awards at INFORMS, POM, and the DESB.

Jordan Schoenfeld
Assistant Professor

Jordan is originally from Cleveland, OH. Previously he has worked for Deloitte & Touche in Washington, DC and Chicago IL. Jordan is a licensed CPA and received his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan.

Bill Schulze
Professor

Bill Schulze is a David Eccles Professor in the Department of Entrepreneurship and Strategy. He teaches courses in technological strategy.

Nathan Seegert
Assistant Professor

Nathan Seegert is an Assistant Professor in the Finance Department. He studies how government policies affect corporations, urban growth, entrepreneurship, and uncertainty in the economy.

Orie Shelef
Assistant Professor
Olivia Sheng
Presidential Professor, Emma Eccles Jones President's Chair in Business

Olivia R. Liu Sheng is Presidential Professor and Emma Eccles Jones Presidential Chair of Information Systems at the David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah.

Roger Silvers
Assistant Professor

Roger is the James A. Griggs Fellow at the University of Utah’s School of Accounting.

Jason Snyder
Assistant Professor
Harris Sondak
Professor; Chair, Department of Management
Stephen Stubben
David Eccles Faculty Fellow & Associate Professor

Stephen Stubben teaches and conducts research in financial accounting. His current research focuses primarily on accounting standards, firms’ application of these standards, the quality of the resulting accounting information, and how that information is used in business decisions.

David R. Tannenbaum
Assistant Professor
Elizabeth Tashjian
Associate Professor

Elizabeth Tashjian is an Associate Professor of Finance, Director of the Undergraduate Finance Program, and Garn Faculty Fellow at the University of Utah.

Elizabeth Tenney
Assistant Professor, David Eccles Emerging Scholar
Don Wardell
Chair & Professor

Dr. Wardell is Francis A. Madsen Scholar at the Eccles School. His teaching and research interests are in quantitative applications to business, including analytics, quality and service operations.

Laura Wellman
Assistant Professor

 Laura’s research focuses on the flow of political information to various economic actors. She has published articles in such journals as The Accounting Review and Review of Accounting Studies.

Kevin Williams
Assistant Professor

Kevin is an applied microeconomics economist whose research focuses on higher education, peer effects, social networks, and labor economics. He received his Ph.D. in Economics from UC Davis in 2016.

Robert Wuebker
Assistant Professor

Holds a B.A. in Philosophy from Ohio State University, MBA in Technology Management from EDHEC-Institut Theseus, and Ph.D. in Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Todd Zenger
Chair & Presidential Professor of Strategy and Strategic Leadership

Department chair, N. Eldon Tanner Chair of Strategy and Strategic Leadership, and Presidential Professor at the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business.

Feng Zhang
Assistant Professor

Dr. Zhang’s research has been published in elite finance journals and featured in numerous media reports.