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Athabasca University

Faculty

9.2 Faculty of Business

Deborah Hurst
Dean, Faculty of Business
BA (Toronto)
MA (Alberta)
PhD (Alberta) 

Hussein Al-Zyoud
Academic Coordinator
BA (Bangalore)
MA (AMU)
PhD (AMU)

David Annand
Professor
BMgmt (Lethbridge)
MBA (Dalhousie)
EdD (Alberta)
CA 

Terry Beckman
Assistant Professor, Marketing
BComm (UMB)
MBA (UVic)
PhD (Queen's) 

Walid Belassi
Associate Professor, Management Science
BComm (Cairo Univ)
MBA (Cairo Univ)
MBA (Cleveland State)
DBA (Cleveland State) 

Ana Boamorte de Azevedo
Associate Professor, Entrepreneurship

Mihail Cocosila
Assistant Professor, Management Science, e-Commerce
MSc Engineering (Bucharest)
MSc Economic Studies (Bucharest)
MScA (UBC)
PhD Engineering (Bucharest)
PhD Bus. Admin. (McMaster)

Richard Dixon
Academic Coordinator, Ethics, Strategic Management
BA (Alberta)
MDiv (LTS, Saskatchewan)
MBA (NREE)(Alberta)

Claude Dupuis
Academic Coordinator, Organizational Behaviour
BComm (Distinction) (Calgary)
MIR (Queen’s)
CHRP 

Fathi Elloumi
Associate Professor, Accounting
BComm (ISG, Tunisia)
MMAcct (ISG, Tunisia)
MSc (Sherbrooke)
PhD (UQAM) 

Merlyn Foo
Assistant Professor, Finance
BBA (Hons.) (Simon Fraser)
MBA (Simon Fraser) 
PhD (Queen’s)

Robert Fournier
Academic Coordinator, Organizational Behavior
MSOD (Pepperdine)

Concetta Gillard
Academic Coordinator, Accounting
Graduate Dip Acct (McGill)
BSc (Concordia Univ Montreal)
CA 

Tilly Jensen
Assistant Professor, Accounting
BComm (Alberta)
MEd (Sheffield)
CMA (CMA Alberta)

Kam Jugdev
Professor, Project Management and Strategy
BSc (Calgary)
BScN (Distinction) (Calgary)
MEng (Distinction) (Calgary)
MHSA (Alberta)
PhD (Calgary) 

Bangaly Kaba
Associate Professor, Management of Information Systems
BComm (Hons.)(UGAN, Guinea)
MSc Project Management (UQAM)
PhD (UQAM)

Anshuman Khare
Professor, Operations Management
BSc (Allahabad)
MBA (Allahabad)
PhD (Allahabad) 

Alex Kondra
Associate Professor
BComm (Alberta)
PhD (Alberta)

Helen Lam
Chair, Professor, HRMT/ORGB
BSocSc (Hong Kong)
PhD (Alberta) 

Kai Lamertz
Program Director, DBA
Associate Professor, Organizational Analysis
BComm (Hons.) (British Columbia)
PhD (Toronto)

Weiming Lui
Assistant Professor
B. Eng. (Jilin University, China)
MSc (Lethbridge)
PhD (Waterloo)

Michael Mauws
Professor, Business Policy and Strategic Management
BComm (Hons.) (Manitoba)
PhD (Alberta) 

Shaun McQuitty
Professor, Marketing
BA (Alberta)
PhD (Alberta) 

Mark Morpurgo
Academic Coordinator, Accounting
Undergraduate Programs Director
BComm (Alberta)
MBA (Alberta)
DBA (Athabasca)
FCPA, FCMA

Jacob Musila
Associate Professor, Financial Economics
BA (Nairobi)
MA (Dalhousie)
PhD (Dalhousie) 

Pamela Quon
Academic Coordinator, Accounting
BComm (Alberta)
MDE (Athabasca)
CMA 

Wilf Roesler
Academic Coordinator
BMgmt (Lethbridge)
MBA (Quebec)
CFP
CMA

Teresa Rose
Academic Coordinator
BA (Campion College, SK)
MA (Alberta)
MBA (Alberta)  
DPhil (Alberta)

Saktinil Roy
Assistant Professor
BA (Hons.) (Jadavpur University, India)
MA (Jadavpur University, India)
PhD (Memphis)

Simon Sigue
Professor, Marketing
DESC (ESSEC)
MSc (HEC Montreal)
PhD (HEC Montreal) 

Aris Solomon
Associate Professor, Accounting
BA (Middlesex University, UK)
BA (Hons.) (Westminster University, UK)
MA (Essex University, UK)
PhD (Sheffield University, UK) 

Saud Taj
Assistant Professor, ORGB
BA Economics(Balochistan, Pakistan)
MBA Finance (Iqra, Pakistan)
MSc Mgmt (Glascow)
PhD Strategic HRM (Glascow)

Janice Thomas
Program Director, MBA in Project Management
BSc (Victoria)
MBA (British Columbia)
PhD (Alberta)

Houda Trabelsi
Academic Coordinator, Economics
Dip Management and Econ Techniques (MET, Tunisia)
BComm (ISG, Tunisia)
BComm (Accounting) (UQAM)
MMAcct (ISG, Tunisia)
MSc (Information Tech) (Moncton)
MSc (Bus Admin) (Sherbrooke) 

Zengxiang (Eric) Wang
Associate Professor, Finance
Program Director, BCOMM
BSc (Shandong)
GD MIS (Xi’An Jiao Tong)
MBA (Saint Marys)
PhD (Queen’s) 

Pierre Wilhelm
Assistant Professor, Business Communications
BA (Regina)
BEd (Toronto)
MSc (Montreal)
PhD (Alabama) 

Angela Workman-Stark
Associate Professor, ORGB
BComm (St. Mary's)
MBA (Athabasca)
PhD (Walden)

Academic Experts/Tutors

Naved Ahmad
Academic Marker/Expert
BSc (Hons.)(Karachi)
MSc (Karachi)
MPhil (Quaid-e-Azam)
PhD (Northeastern)

Patricia Anderson
Academic Expert, ADMN
BA (Athabasca)
MEd (Calgary) 

Joshua Anyangah
Academic Expert
PhD (Alberta)

Glenn Arnold
Marker
BComm (Distinction) (Alberta)
MFA (Vermont College Fine Arts)
CA 

Elena Bernard
Individualized Study

Kenneth Bolstad
Academic Expert, ACCT
BA (Calgary)
BGS (Athabasca)
BMath (Waterloo)
BSc (Calgary)
MBA (Alberta) 

Patricia Case
Individualized Study

Ida Chen
Academic Expert
BA (Toronto) 

Margaret Clappison
Academic Expert/Marker
BIS (Waterloo)
MBA (Athabasca)

Ann Conquergood
Academic Expert, ADMN
MEng (Alberta)
MBA (Alberta) 

Steve Dhillon
Academic Expert and Marker, ADMN
MBA (Athabasca) 

Gary Donell
Academic Expert, TAXX
BComm (Hon) (Concordia Univ) 

Barry Dwornik
Academic Expert, ACCT
BComm (Distinction) (Alberta)
CA (Inst CA Alberta) 

Mary Lou Fellows
Academic Expert, e-Commerce
MA (Royal Roads)

Oliver Franke
Academic Expert, ECON
BA (Hons.) (Alberta)
MA (Alberta)

Thomas Gordon
Academic Expert

Karen Gray
Academic Expert
BComm (Alberta)
CMA (CMA Alberta)

Martin Haworth
Academic Expert, ECON
BA (York)
MEcon (Alberta) 

Darlene Himick
Academic Expert/Marker

Jaycee Ho
Academic Expert, FNCE
BA(Washington State)
MBA (Washington State)
CMA (US)
CFM (US)
CGA (Alberta) 

Stephanie Husby
Academic Expert/Marker

Stephanie Ibach
Indefinite Term Marker
BA (Alberta)
MBA (Alberta)
CGA 

Michelle Jarick
Academic Expert
PhD (Waterloo)

Donald Johnston
Indefinite Term Marker, ACCT
BA (Alberta)
BComm (Alberta) 

Melike Kinik-Dicleti
Academic Expert, ADMN
UCert BMgmt (Istanbul)
BSc (Mimar)
MBA (Simon Fraser) 

Sandy Kizan
Academic Expert/Marker
MBA (Athabasca)
CMA

Gregory Krabes
Academic Expert/Marker
BBA (Bishops's)
MBA (St. Martin's)

Hemant Kumar
Academic Expert, FNCE
BSc (Delhi)
MBA (Alberta)
MCA (Delhi) 

Megan Kwan
Academic Expert/Marker
BA (Washington State)
MBA (Washington State)

Suzanne Kyle
Academic Expert, ACCT
BComm (Distinction) (Saskatchewan)
CMA 

Lorraine Laville
Academic Expert/Marker
BA (Distinction) (Saskatchewan)

Julie Levi
Academic Expert, ADMN
BA (Vermont)
AGDDE(T) (Athabasca)
MDE (Athabasca)

John MacNabb
Academic Expert/Marker

Renee Majeau
Academic Expert/Marker
BSc (Alberta)
MBA (Alberta)

Peter Manousos
Academic Expert
BA (Calgary)
MA (Royal Military College, Kingston)
LLB (Wales, UK)

Neil Mardian
Academic Expert, FNCE
BMgmt (Lethbridge)
MSc (Lethbridge)
CFP

Lula Mengesha
Academic Expert

Trevor Mills
Academic Expert, ACCT
BComm (Hons.) (Alberta) 
CA (Inst CA Alberta)
CIA (Inst Int Auditors)

Sue Mitchell
Academic Expert, ORGB
BA (McMaster)
MA (Gonzaga)

Jean-Anne Moors
Academic Expert/Marker
MA (Toronto)
MIR (Queen’s)

Esam Mustafa
Academic Expert/Marker
M Mgmt (UTM Johor)
PhD (UTHM Johor)
C. Mgr. (Canadian Institute of Management)

Dwayne O’Coin
Academic Expert/Marker
BComm (Alberta)
CPA
CA

Lara Oberg-Stenson
Academic Expert, TAXX
BComm (Alberta)
CA

Omill Oloo
Academic Expert, FNCE
BA (Hons.) (Alberta)
MA (Alberta)
MBA (Alberta) 
CFA

Wayne Pelletier
Academic Expert, FNCE
BMgmt (Distinction) (Lethbridge)
MBA (Simon Fraser)

Tamara Renkas
Academic Expert

Cameron Roberts
Academic Expert, MKTG
BMgmt (Lethbridge)
MBA (Calgary)

Geraldine Rondot
Academic Expert
BA (Windsor)
BComm (Windsor)
MBA (Davenport)
CHRP (Alberta)

Linda Roth
Academic Expert/Marker
BGS (Athabasca)
MEd (Athabasca)

Grace Shi
Academic Expert, MGSC
BSc (JiLin)
MBA (Simon Fraser)
MEng (JiLin)

Chandan Shirvaikar
Academic Expert, ECON
BA (Simon Fraser)
MA (Simon Fraser)

Michelle Smith
Academic Expert, ACCT
BComm (Hons.) (Memorial)
CA
CMA 

Yum Chung To
Indefinite Term Marker, ACCT
MSc (Sheffield Hallam)
CGA
FCCA 

Lantry Vaughan
Academic Expert, ADMN
BA (Hons.) (Oakland)
MACT (Alberta)

Tanya Ward
Academic Expert
BEd (Regina)

Betty Wong
Academic Expert
BComm (Alberta)
CPA, CA
CPA(Ill)

Tony Wong
Academic Expert, ACCT
BComm (Hons.) (Windsor)
BSc (Toronto)
MBA (Alberta)
CMA 

Colleen Wright
Academic Expert, ACCT
BA (Calgary)
CMA 

Debbie Yeung
Academic Expert, ACCT
BComm (Alberta)
MBA (Alberta)
CA
CIA

Dylan van Eerden
Academic Expert


Professors Emeritus/Adjunct

Kay Devine
Professor Emeritus
BSc (Summa cum laude) (Oregon State)
MEd (Colorado State)
PhD (Washington)

Dwight Thomas
Professor Emeritus
BComm (Alberta)
MBA (Toronto)
PhD (Colorado)

George Robert Winter
Professor Emeritus
BSc (Alberta)
MSc (Iowa State)
MEd (British Columbia)
PhD (Iowa State)

Andy Woudstra
Professor Emeritus
BA (Alberta)
BComm (Alberta)
MBA (Western Ontario)
CMA

 

Information effective Sept. 1, 2018 to Aug. 31, 2019.

Updated July 17 2018 by laurab

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