Full-Time MBA Program

Full-Time MBA Faculty

Meet our distinguished, award-winning faculty.

As leaders in their field, they publish cutting edge research, edit a variety of publications, and serve in numerous leadership roles. Sought after for expertise by many companies and media outlets, they network extensively with the business community. They also represent a variety of different departments within the Terry College of Business, making for a truly interdisciplinary experience.

MBA Faculty by School/Department

J.M. Tull School of Accounting

Department of Economics

Entrepreneurship Program

Department of Finance

  • Lee J. Cohen

    Lee J. Cohen

    Assistant Professor
    PhD, Boston College, 2012
  • Stuart Gillan

    Stuart Gillan

    Associate Professor
    PhD, University of Texas at Austin, 1995
  • Jie (Jack) He

    Jie (Jack) He

    Associate Professor
    PhD, Boston College, 2010
  • Harold Mulherin

    Harold Mulherin

    Georgia Athletic Association Professorship in the Terry College
    PhD, University of California Los Angeles, 1984
  • Annette B. Poulsen

    Annette B. Poulsen

    Augustus H. "Billy" Sterne Chair of Banking and Finance
    PhD, Ohio State University, 1983
  • Tao Shu

    Tao Shu

    Associate Professor
    PhD, University of Texas Austin, 2007
  • Celim Yildizhan

    Assistant Professor
    PhD, University of Michigan, 2011

Institute for Leadership Advancement

  • Jodi Barnes

    Jodi Barnes

    Lecturer
    PhD, University of Georgia, 1998
  • Laura M. Little

    Laura M. Little

    Director of Institute for Leadership Advancement and Associate Professor
    PhD, Oklahoma State University, 2007

Legal Studies Program

  • Marisa Anne Pagnattaro

    Marisa Anne Pagnattaro

    Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs, Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor and I.W. Cousins Professor of Business Ethics
    PhD, University of Georgia, 1998
  • Alex Reed

    Alex Reed

    Assistant Professor and Director, Legal Studies Certificate Program
    JD, University of Georgia, 2006

Department of Management

  • Jason Colquitt

    Jason Colquitt

    William Harry Willson Distinguished Chair and Professor
    PhD, Michigan State University, 1999
  • Rich Daniels

    Rich Daniels

    Director, Executive and Professional MBA Programs & Professor
    PhD, University of California Los Angeles, 1986
  • Scott Graffin

    Scott Graffin

    Associate Professor
    PhD, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2006
  • Marie S. Mitchell

    Marie S. Mitchell

    Associate Professor
    PhD, University of Central Florida, 2006

  • Karen Napoleon

    Karen Napoleon

    Senior Lecturer
    Georgia Institute of Technology, 1997

  • Mike Pfarrer

    Mike Pfarrer

    Associate Professor
    PhD, University of Maryland, 2007
  • Jessica Rodell

    Jessica Beth Rodell

    Associate Professor
    PhD, University of Florida, 2010

  • Jan Zantinga

    Jan Zantinga

    Lecturer
    PhD, University of Navarre, 1990

Department of Management Information Systems

  • Nicolas Berente

    Nicolas Berente

    Associate Professor
    PhD, Case Western Reserve University, 2008
  • Hugh Watson

    Hugh Watson

    Part-Time Instructor
    PhD, Florida State University, 1969
  • Richard Watson

    Richard Watson

    J. Rex Fuqua Distinguished Chair for Internet Strategy
    PhD, University of Minnesota, 1987

Department of Marketing

  • Sundar Bharadwaj

    Sundar Bharadwaj

    The Coca-Cola Company Chair of Marketing
    PhD, Texas A&M University, 1994
  • Marcus Cunha Jr.

    Marcus Cunha Jr.

    Associate Professor
    PhD, University of Florida, 2003
  • Richard Gooner

    Richard Gooner

    Assistant Professor
    PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2000
  • John Hulland

    John Hulland

    Emily H. and Charles M. Tanner Jr., Chair in Sales Management
    PhD, MIT, 1990
  • Piyush Kumar

    Piyush Kumar

    Associate Professor
    PhD, Purdue, 1996
  • Charlotte Mason

    Charlotte Mason

    Department Head and C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry Chair of Business Administration
    PhD, Stanford University, 1985
  • John C. Wurst

    John C. Wurst

    Senior Lecturer
    PhD, University of Georgia, 1987

Real Estate Program

  • Darren K. Hayunga

    Darren K. Hayunga

    Assistant Professor
    PhD, Louisiana State University, 2006
  • Richard Martin

    Richard Martin

    Associate Professor
    PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1996
  • Henry J. Munneke

    Henry J. Munneke

    Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs and C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry Distinguished Chair of Business
    PhD, University of Illinois, 1993

Risk Management and Insurance

  • James M. Carson

    James M. Carson

    Daniel P. Amos Distinguished Professor in Insurance
    PhD, University of Georgia, 1993
  • David Eckles

    David Eckles

    Associate Professor
    PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 2003
  • Paul Holmes

    Paul Holmes

    Lecturer
    PhD, University of Georgia, 2014