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Albers School of Business and Economics

Executive Education Faculty

Marilyn Gist, PhD

PhD, University of Maryland at College Park
MBA, University of Maryland at College Park
BA, Howard University
Associate Dean of Executive Programs, Center for Leadership Formation
Professor, Management
Phone: 206-296-5413
Building/Room: Pigott 326

David W. Arnesen, JD

JD, Business Law, Seattle University School of Law
BA, Economics, University of Washington
Professor, Marketing
Phone: 206-296-5727
Building/Room: Pigott 520

Joseph Barnes

Masters, California State University, Hayward
Bachelor's, California State University, Sacramento
Lecturer, Marketing
Phone: 206-296-4399

Steve Brilling, MBA

MBA, Washington State University
BS, Business Administration, Washington State University
Adjunct, Executive Education

Peter Brous, PhD

PhD, Finance, University of Oregon
BS, Finance, University of Connecticut
Professor, Finance
Dr. Khalil Dibee Endowed Chair of Finance, 2015-2019
Phone: 206-296-6495
Building/Room: Pigott 525

Niranjan 'Chips' Chipalkatti, PhD

PhD, University of Massachusetts
BComm, University of Bombay
ACA, India
Chair, Dept. of Accounting
Professor, Accounting
Program Director, MPAC
Phone: 206-296-5764
Building/Room: Pigott 515B

Marc Cohen, PhD

PhD, Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania
MA, Humanities (history of philosophy), University of Chicago
MA, Art History, Northwestern University
BA, Mathematics, University of Pennsylvania
Associate Professor, Management
Genevieve Albers Professor, 2015-2018
Phone: 206-296-2399
Building/Room: Pigott 402

Vinay Datar, PhD

PhD, Finance, University of Florida
BTech, Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, India
Professor, Finance
Phone: 206-296-2801
Building/Room: Pigott 406

Holly Slay Ferraro, PhD

PhD, Organizational Behavior, University of Maryland - College Park
MA, Human Resource Development, Western Michigan University
BChE, Chemical Engineering, University of Dayton
BS, Interdisciplinary Science, Wilberforce University
Associate Professor, Management
Program Director, Professional MBA
Phone: 206-296-5719
Building/Room: Pigott 428

Terry Foster, JD

JD, Seattle University
MBA, Seattle University
BA, German, University of Oregon
Associate Professor, Marketing
Phone: 206-296-5721
Building/Room: Pigott 422

Marinilka Kimbro, PhD

PhD, Accounting with minor in International Business, University of Maryland
Faculty Fellowship, CIBER, University of Antwerp, Belgium
BBA, Inter-American University of Puerto Rico
Assistant Professor, Accounting
Phone: 206-296-5716
Building/Room: Pigott 505

Sharon Lobel, PhD

PhD, Management, Harvard University
MA, Social Psychology, Harvard University
BA, Psychology/Sociology, Brandeis University
Professor Emerita, Management
Adjunct, Executive Education
Phone: 206-296-6486
Building/Room: Pigott 501

Greg Magnan, PhD

PhD, Production/Operations Management, Michigan State University
MBA, Management Science, Michigan State University
BA, Financial Administration, Michigan State University
Professor, Marketing
Phone: 206-296-6466
Building/Room: Pigott 420

Sharon Daloz Parks, PhD

Adjunct, Executive Education

Mary S. Petersen

Vice President and University Counsel
Adjunct, Executive Education

Madhu Rao, PhD

PhD, Information Systems and International Business, Indiana University
ME, Systems and Information, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India
Masters, Management Studies, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India
MSc, Chemistry with Honors, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, India
Associate Dean
Associate Professor, Management
Phone: 206-296-6006
Building/Room: Pigott 314

Meenakshi Rishi, PhD

PhD, Economics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
MA, Economics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
BA, Economics, Delhi University, New Delhi, India
Professor, Economics
Director, International Development Internship Program
Phone: 206-296-2078
Building/Room: Pigott 518

David Shoultz, PhD

PhD, Epidemiology, University of Washington
MS, Epidemiology, University of Washington
MBA, Seattle University
BSN, University of Washington
Adjunct, Management
Adjunct, Executive Education

Robert Spencer, MUS

MUS, Portland State University
BS, Portland State University
Adjunct, Management
Adjunct, Executive Education
Phone: 206-605-8294

Erin Vernon, PhD

PhD, Economics, University of Washington
MA, Economics, University of Washington
BA, Finance and Computer Applications, University of Notre Dame
Assistant Professor, Economics
Phone: 206-296-2073
Building/Room: Pigott 522