Endowed Chair


Robert Giacalone

by on Sep 03 2013

Biography at a Glance Dr. Robert Giacalone joins Daniels from Temple University, Fox School of Business and Management, where he was a professor of human resource management and formerly, the acting director of the Center for Ethics and Organizational Integrity. … Continued


Sharon Alvarez

by on Sep 03 2013

Biography at a Glance Dr. Sharon Alvarez joins Daniels from The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business, where she was an associate professor of management and entrepreneurship and academic director for the Center for Entrepreneurship. In addition, she is associate … Continued


Jack Strauss

by on Sep 03 2013

Biography at a Glance Dr. Jack Strauss joins Daniels from Saint Louis University (SLU), where he was a professor of economics and director of the Simon Center for Regional Forecasting. His research focuses on new forecasting methods and applications, including forecasting … Continued


Pei (Peter) Lung

by on Nov 28 2012

Biography at a Glance Dr. Lung holds a PhD from the Department of Finance at the Texas Tech University and a Master in Finance from Michigan State University. He has taught at the University of Texas at Arlington and University of … Continued


Haragopal Parsa

by on Nov 07 2012

Biography at a Glance Dr. Parsa holds a PhD from Virginia Tech, an MS in Food Science, and an MSc in Genetics. He is an associate editor of the Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Research and a Fulbright Visiting Scholar … Continued


Ronald Rizzuto

by on Oct 12 2012

Biography at a Glance Ron Rizzuto is currently the Sorensen Distinguished Professor of Finance at the Daniels College of Business. An expert in the big picture of acquisitions and finance,he has been a Daniels professor since 1975, specializes in corporate mergers, … Continued


Mark Levine

by on Oct 12 2012

Biography at a Glance Mark Lee Levine is a full professor at the Burns School of Real Estate and Construction Management at the Daniels College of Business. He has been a real estate broker, attorney, investor and professor for more … Continued


Sharon Lassar

by on Oct 12 2012

Biography at a Glance Sharon Lassar, PhD and CPA (Florida), is the John J. Gilbert Professor and director of the Daniels College of Business School of Accountancy. Lassar has served the accounting profession in a variety of roles. She currently … Continued


Bruce Hutton

by on Oct 11 2012

Biography at a Glance Dean emeritus and Piccinati Professor in Teaching Innovation, R. Bruce Hutton, PhD, is the Daniels College of Business director of Ethics Integration for the College. He has received numerous local, regional and national honors for his … Continued