Faculty

Information on faculty members of the Penn State Smeal MBA Program.

Smeal Voices

"The faculty across the four concentrations are thoughtful leaders who are also truly amazing teachers, and my classmates have brought to the program a wide variety of industry experience and perspective that together create a very enriching classroom environment."
- James Babb, Penn State Smeal MBA Class of 2019

One of the advantages of pursuing an MBA at the Penn State Smeal College of Business is the opportunity to work closely with distinguished professors who couple world-renowned research expertise with practical knowledge and experience. These award-winning teachers, researchers, consultants, and authors specialize in bringing complex business concepts to life.

Saurabh Bansal, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management

Brian Cameron, Ph.D.
Clinical Professor, Associate Dean of Office of Professional Graduate Programs

Stephen Carpenter
Adjunct Instructor of Management and Organization

Dave Cather, Ph.D.
Clinical Professor of Risk Management

Frank Chelko
Instructor of Supply Chain & Information Systems

Shawn Clark, Ph.D.
Clinical Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Michael J. Farrell Endowed Professor for Entrepreneurship, Program Chair, Committee for Centers and Institutes, MBA CIENT Options Planning Team, Director of Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Program Coordinator, Faculty Liaison - Smeal Board of Visitors Innovation Subcommittee

Jess Cornaggia, Ph.D.
Professor of Finance

Shelley Curling, Ph.D.
Instructor of Accounting

Min Ding, Ph.D.
Professor of Marketing, Bard Professor in Marketing, Affiliate Professor of Information Sciences and Technology

Raghu Garud, Ph.D.
Professor of Management and Organization, Farrell Chair in Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Fariborz Ghadar, Ph.D.
Professor of Finance, William A. Schreyer Chair in Global Management, Policies and Planning, Director of Center for Global Business Studies

Terrence Guay, Ph.D.
Clinical Professor of International Business

Donald Hambrick, Ph.D.
Professor of Management and Organization, Evan Pugh University Professor & Smeal Chaired Professor of Management

Chelsea Hammond, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer

David Huff, Ph.D.
Clinical Professor of Supply Chain & Information Systems

Stephen Humphrey, Ph.D.
Professor of Management and Organization, Alvin H. Clemens Professor of Management

Edward Jenkins
Professor of Practice in Accounting

John Jordan, Ph.D.
Clinical Professor of Supply Chain & Information Systems

William Kracaw, Ph.D.
Professor of Finance, David and Shirley Sykes Professor, Department Head of Finance

Glen Kreiner, Ph.D.
Professor of Management and Organization, John and Becky Surma Dean's Research Fellow

David Lenze
Assistant Teaching Professor

Jason Lunn, Ph.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor of Finance

Vidya Mani, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Supply Chain Management

Vilmos Misangyi, Ph.D.
Professor of Strategic Management, BNY Mellon Fellow, Department Head of Management and Organization

Ralph Oliva, Ph.D.
Professor of Marketing

Andrew Petersen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Marketing

Rashmi Sharma, Ph.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor

Timothy Simin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Finance, Smeal Research Fellowship in Finance

Christopher Solo, Ph.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Supply Chain and Analytics, Director

Chloe Tergiman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Risk Management

Steve Tracey
Professor of Practice in Supply Chain & Information Systems, Executive Director for Center Supply Chain Research and Penn State Executive Programs

Albert Vicere
Professor of Business Administration, Professor of Management and Organization

Stefan Wuyts, Ph.D.
Professor of Marketing

Jiro Yoshida, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Business

Charlene Zietsma, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Management and Organization, John and Becky Surma Dean's Research Fellow