Faculty in the College of Business

To contact College of Business faculty or staff, or to schedule an appointment, please call our main line at (214) 333-5244.

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Dr. Cicely S. Jefferson
Dean, College of Business
B.A. Public Affairs and Administration, University of Oklahoma; J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law; M.B.A., Texas Tech University; Ph.D. Leadership, Dallas Baptist University
(214) 333-5219

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Rick Martinez
Interim Associate Dean; Entrepreneurship Department Chair; Professor of Entrepreneurship
B.S., Arizona State University; M.B.A., Baylor University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University
(214) 333-5672

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David Arnott
Professor of Management
B.A., Greenville College; M.B.A., Texas A&M University at Commerce; Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington
(214) 333-5203

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Danxia (Christina) Chen
Professor of Statistics and Chinese
B.A., Guangxi Teachers College; M.Ed., Dallas Baptist University; Ph.D., Ph.D. (2), University of North Texas
(214) 333-6952

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Sharon Gorikapudi
Program Director, MSAIS
B.Tech., Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University; M.B.A., Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies; M.S., University of Texas at Dallas
(214) 333-7252

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Jaime Grandstaff
Accounting Department Chair; Professor of Accounting
B.S., Drake University; M.B.A., Drake University; D.B.A., Creighton University; CPA
(214) 333-5197

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Joanne Hix
Professor of Management
B.A., M.B.A., Dallas Baptist University, Ph.D., University of North Texas
(214) 333-5793

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Rick Jordan
Management Department Chair; Professor of Management
B.A., Morehouse College, M.B.A., Dallas Baptist University; M.A., Dallas Baptist University; Ph.D., Dallas Baptist University, In Progress
(214) 333-5643

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Ross W. O'Brien
Program Director, MBA, MSM, MAM, MSOCPM, MSSCM
B.A., Baylor University; M.B.A., Dallas Baptist University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington
(214) 333-5399

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Jinsop (Joseph) Park
Interim Program Director, MSFIN
B.B.A., Seoul National University; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley
(214) 333-5296

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Grace Paterson
Assistant Professor of Accounting
B.B.A., Baylor University; M.Acc., Baylor University; CPA
(214) 333-5149

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Camila Ramos
Assistant Professor of Information Technology and Management
B.S., Texas Christian University; M.S., Dallas Baptist University
(214) 333-6926

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Bob Reader
Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship
B.S., Wichita State University; J.D./M.B.A., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; LL.M., Texas A&M University
(214) 333-5794

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Sandra Reid
Professor of Marketing
B.B.A., Texas Christian University; M.B.A., University of Dallas; Ph.D., University of North Texas
(214) 333-6860

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Sergiy Saydometov
Finance Department Chair; Professor of Finance
B.B.S., Dallas Baptist University; M.B.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Arlington
(214) 333-5626

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Rebecca Trotter
Assistant Professor of Accounting
B.B.A., Texas Christian University; M.Acc., Texas Christian University; D.B.A., University of Dallas; CPA
(214) 333-5854

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Sandra Crawford Williamson
Marketing Department Chair; Assistant Professor in Marketing
B.A., Louisiana State University; M.B.A., University of Phoenix; Ph.D., University of Phoenix, In Progress
(214) 333-5624

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Jonathan Wilson
Professor of Management
M.B.A., University of Cape Town; M.Phil, Cranfield University; Ph.D., University of Surrey
(214) 333-7199


Undergraduate Advisors

Joanne Hix
Management Advisor 

Rick Jordan
Management Advisor

Rick Martinez
Entrepreneurship Advisor

Sergiy Saydometov
Finance Advisor

Erin Smith
Undergraduate Studies Advisor (all majors)

Rebecca Trotter
Accounting Advisor

Joyce Wallace
Professional Studies Advisor

Sandra Crawford Williamson
Marketing Advisor

Graduate Advisors

Ollie Gillstrap
Graduate Business Advisor 

Sharon Gorikapudi
MSITM Graduate Advisor 

Mahima Baburaj
MSITM Graduate Advisor 

Administrative Staff

John Canavan
Assistant to the Dean

Caroline Ellis
Scheduling Coordinator

To contact College of Business faculty or staff, or to schedule an appointment, please call our main line at (214) 333-5244.