Advisory Panel

Bloomberg Businessweek is proud to introduce you to the team of talented and respected professors that make up our Advisory Panel.

Our “By Professors, For Professors” Instructor’s Guides allow the application of both recent and past events into meaningful lesson plans. These Guides, written by an advisory panel of 15 Professors, incorporate exercises and assignments to bring lessons to life. They are created in real-time and are forward looking, corresponding with the latest issue. From introductory level to advanced, the Instructor’s Guides current week’s issue ensuring maximum timeliness and covers.

This well-published group has taken our weekly Instructor's Guides to a whole new level.

Derek Abrams

Derek Abrams is an Assistant Professor of Practice in the Area of Energy, Economics, and Law. He currently teaches applied business economics to undergraduate students. Prior to coming to Texas Tech University, he held various roles in engineering and business operations in industry. He also served in the United States Army. Derek earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point and a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School.   More

Katherine Campbell, Ph.D.

Katherine Campbell is an Associate Professor of Accountancy at the University of North Dakota. Katherine teaches courses on financial accounting, and does research in the areas of environmental accounting, financial accounting, and ethics. She earned her PhD at the University of Washington, and previously held academic appointments at the University of Maryland, the University of Connecticut, and the Norwegian School of Management.   More

Thomas Coe

Thomas Coe is an Associate Professor of Finance at Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut, where he has been teaching since 1999. He is Chair of the Finance Department and has held leadership positions in multiple service activities for the Department, the School of Business and the University. He held a Sam Walton Fellowship from Students in Free Enterprise while teaching at Xavier University of Louisiana. In addition, Dr. Coe was named a Nissan/HBCU Faculty Fellow and held faculty internships with the U.S. Department of Defense. Dr. Coe previously taught at the graduate and the undergraduate level at Xavier University of Louisiana, Loyola University-New Orleans and Tulane University.   More

Bob Cohen, MBA

Bob has more than 35 years of experience in career education, human resource management, HR consulting and outplacement. In his most recent experience, Bob served as an Assistant Director of the FAS Office of Career Services at Harvard University where he provided counseling and career education services to Harvard College students and alumni interested in pursuing careers in all fields of “business.” Prior to joining Harvard, Bob was Associate Director of Career Services at what is now the Questrom School of Business at Boston University. In his various roles at BU, Bob managed the undergraduate counseling team and supervised an operations staff of fifteen. Previously, Bob managed on-site employment, outplacement, training, and program design services for a nationwide management consulting firm that served clients in the consumer and industrial products, financial services, healthcare and high technology industries.   More

Ralph W Flanary, MBA, CFE

Ralph Flanary joined the faculty of the College of Business at East Carolina University after over thirty years of industry experience in accounting, finance and general management. His experience at a Fortune 100 corporation includes directing a number of global businesses, serving on several boards of directors for joint venture companies in China, and serving as onsite general manager for a major joint venture manufacturing company in the PRC from 1999 to 2002.   More

Delvin D. Hawley, Ph.D.

Delvin D. (Del) Hawley is Senior Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Finance at the School of Business Administration, University of Mississippi. He has been on the Ole Miss faculty since 1986, has been Associate Dean since 1993, and currently serves as the CFO, COO, and CIO for the school.   More

Duane Helleloid, Ph.D.

Duane Helleloid is an Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Management, at the University of North Dakota. He previously held faculty appointments at The Stockholm School of Economics, The University of Maryland, The Norwegian School of Management, Rigas Ekonomikas Augstskola, The University of Connecticut, and Towson University.   More

Brian Kench, Ph.D.

Brian T. Kench has built his career around the specialties behavioral and experimental economics, microeconomics, and the economics of organization. He often serves as a consultant in the areas of economic damages and economic impact analysis. And he served as an economic expert on Bloomberg TV, American Public Media¹s Marketplace, as well as local media outlets. He serves as co-director of the Adam Smith Society, UT¹s economics honor society, and is President-Elect of the Academy of Business Economics.   More

Douglas W. Lyon, Ph.D., CPA

Douglas W. (Doug) Lyon is an Associate Professor of Management at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado. Professor Lyon’s industry experience includes a variety of financial positions with Price Waterhouse and Chevron Corporation. He received his PhD in Management Strategy from the University of Kentucky, holds a Masters degree from the American Graduate School of International Management - Thunderbird, and is a Certified Public Accountant.   More

Pedro M. Reyes, Ph.D.

Dr. Pedro M. Reyes received his Ph.D. in Operations Management, an MBA in Operations Management, an MS in Information Systems, and a BS in Mathematics from the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA). He is an associate professor in the Hankamer School of Business, Baylor University and is the Director for the Center of Excellence in Supply Chain Management. In addition to Baylor University, Dr. Reyes has taught at the University of Dallas Graduate School of Management and at the University of Texas at Arlington.   More

James Richardson, Ph.D.

James Richardson is Associate Professor of Management at the Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawaii at Manoa where he teaches entrepreneurship and strategy. Recent research projects have looked at social networks around venture capital in China, international variation in institutional support for entrepreneurship, and business models in strategy execution. He has published articles in Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, and other leading management journals.   More

James J. Stewart, DSc

James J. Stewart, DSc is a Collegiate Professor and Program Director at University of Maryland University College, teaching MBA courses online, and has taught courses for UMUC since 1989. He manages the MBA course in project, operations, and information systems management, which enrolls about 1200 students yearly. His research interests are in the transportation, tourism and hospitality industries, in defense policy, and in online pedagogy.   More

Craig A. Turner, Ph.D.

Craig A. Turner, Assistant Professor of Management and Marketing in the College of Business and Technology at East Tennessee State University, entered academe after 12 years in the agricultural field specializing in risk management. His primary areas of interest are risk management and entrepreneurship.   More

David George Vequist IV, Ph.D.

Dr. Vequist is an Associate Professor and Chair of the Management Discipline in the H-E-B School of Business & Administration at the University of the Incarnate Word. In addition, Dr. Vequist also consults with companies worldwide. In his previous career, Dr. Vequist was a Human Resources executive at the Methodist Healthcare System, a multi-billion dollar healthcare provider in South Texas. Before that, Dr. Vequist was a management consultant for Ernst & Young, LLP doing consulting for Fortune 500 companies particularly in Telecommunications and High-Tech.   More

Larry Walther, Ph.D., CPA, CMA

Larry Walther is Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Accounting at the University of Texas at Arlington. He is the author of numerous articles and books on accounting subject matters and is a frequent consultant to businesses on complex financial accounting issues. He holds a PhD from Oklahoma State University and an MPA and BBA from University of Texas at Arlington.   More
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