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Research Committee


The Gordon Ford Research Committee is a committee that stewards the scholarship and research agenda for the College. The GFSC evaluates research proposals and sabbatical applications and makes recommendations for funding and approval to the Dean. It also develops initiatives to encourage and promote scholarship and research in the College, including student research and experiential learning.


Dr. Lily Zhuhadar Chair, Department of Information Systems
Dr. Melloney Simerley Department of Accounting
Dr. Chris Biolsi Department of Economics
Dr. Mohsen Mollagholamali Department of Finance
Dr. Mariah Yates Department of Management
Dr. Joanna Melancon Department of Marketing
Dr. Evelyn Thrasher Associate Dean of GFCB (Ex-officio)


The Gordon Ford College of Business is a top business school with dual AACSB accreditation in both business and accounting programs.



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 Last Modified 2/22/21