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Accounting, Economics and Finance Faculty

Dr. Margaret Tanner



Dr. Latisha Settlage, Interim Head
Associate Professor of Economics

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B.S., M.S.,  University of Arkansas, Fayetteville;
Ph.D., Purdue University


Dr. Amelia Baldwin
Neal Pendergraft Professor of Accounting
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B.S.B.A., M.Ac., Auburn University
Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Thomas Hayes


Dr. Thomas Hayes
Associate Professor of Accounting

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B.A., Westminster College;
M.Acc., University of Missouri, Columbia;
Ph.D., University of North Texas;


Bun Song Lee


Dr. Bun Song Lee
Associate Professor of Economics
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B.A., Seoul National University
B.A., University of California, Los Angeles;
M.A., Ph.D., Southern Methodist University

Diana Payne


Diana Payne
Assistant Professor of Accounting
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B.A., Ouachita Baptist University; 
M.B.A., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; 



Joe Peng


Dr. Joe Peng
Associate Professor of Finance
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B.S.E.E., South China University of Technology;
M.B.A., Oklahoma City University;
Ph.D., Texas Tech University


Dr. George Schmidt
Associate Professor of Accounting

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B.B.A., M.B.A, West Texas State University;
Ph.D., University of North Texas



Dan Settlage


Dr. Daniel Settlage
Associate Professor of Economics

Bess and Hill Williams Endowed Chair of Business
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B.S., M.S., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville;
Ph.D., Purdue University


Dr. Jim Wollscheid
Associate Professor of Economics

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B.B.A., McMurry University;

M.A., Ph.D., Southern Methodist University



Julie Wright
Instructor of Accounting
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B.S.B.A., M.A.C.C., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville;


Dr. Shanhon (Sharon) Wu
Associate Professor of Finance
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B.S., M.A., Tsinghua University, China;

Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo


Rick Wade



Rick Wade

Adjunct Professor;

Legal Environment of Business

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B.A., Florida State University,
M.A, University of Arkansas,
J.D., University of Arkansas School of Law



Judge Dennis Sprouse

Adjunct Professor;

Law of Business Organizations, Law Electives
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B.A., Oral Roberts University,
J.D., Tulsa University


Amy Stewart

Administrative Specialist I

Department of Accounting, Economics, and Finance

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