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Faculty

Marketing and Finance Faculty


Dr. Ali Ashraf
Associate Professor of Finance
Advisor to Finance Club
Advisor to Delta Sigma Pi (DSP)


Office: Framptom Hall 325
Telephone: 301.687.4046
Email: aashraf@frostburg.edu

Degrees:
Ph.D., University of New Orleans
M.S., University of New Orleans

Areas of Teaching Interest:
Corporate Finance
Investments
Derivatives
Financial Markets and Institutions
International Finance and Statistics
Econometrics

Areas of Research Interest:
Empirical Corporate Finance - CEO Compensation, Board Structure and Corporate Governance
Financial Institutions - Micro-finance, Macro-prudential Regulations, and Bank Regulations and Earning Management



Marketing and Finance Faculty


Dr. Dwane H. Dean
Associate Professor of Marketing
AOL Coordinator


Office: Framptom Hall 313
Telephone: 301.687.4485
Email: dhdean@frostburg.edu

Degrees:
Ph.D., Louisiana State University
M.S. University of Alabama, Birmingham

Areas of Teaching Interest:
Principles of Marketing
Marketing Research
Consumer Behavior

Areas of Research Interest:
Service Marketing
Consumer Behavior



Dr. Zifeng Feng


Dr. Zifeng Feng
Assistant Professor of Finance


Office: Framptom Hall 336
Telephone: 301.687.4470
Email: zfeng@frostburg.edu

Degrees:
Ph.D., Florida International University
M.S. Florida International University
M.B.A. Jinan University

Areas of Teaching Interest:
Financial Management
Financial Markets & Institutions
Real Estate Finance

Areas of Research Interest:
Corporate Finance
Banking
Real Estate Finance



Marketing and Finance Faculty


Dr. Carol J. Gaumer
Professor of Marketing
Department Chair


Office: Framptom Hall 320
Phone: 301.687.4052
Email: cgaumer@frostburg.edu

Degrees:
D.B.A. in Marketing, University of Sarasota
M.B.A. Frostburg State University

Areas of Teaching Interest:
Consumer Behavior
Marketing Strategy & Planning
Professional Selling & Sales Management

Areas of Research Interest:
Branding (Organizational & Personal)
Customer Relationship Management
Consumer Psychology


Marketing and Finance Faculty


Dr. Lilly Ye
Associate Professor of Marketing
Advisor to Marketing Club
HUTB/FSU Program Coordinator


Office: Framptom Hall 310
Phone: 301.687.4258
Email: lye@frostburg.edu

Degrees:
Ph.D. University of North Texas
M. B. A. University of Louisiana

Areas of Teaching Interest:
Principles of Marketing
Consumer Behavior
Advertising
International Marketing

Areas of Research Interest:
Consumer Psychology
Branding
Cross-Cultural Study



Marketing and Finance Faculty


Dr. Eyad Youssef
Assistant Professor of Marketing
MBA Coordinator


Office: Framptom 332
Phone: 301.687.3173
Email: eyoussef@frostburg.edu

Degrees:
Ph.D., Old Dominion University
M.B.A., Old Dominion University

Areas of Teaching Interest:
Marketing Strategy
Consumer Behavior
Digital Marketing

Areas of Research Interest:    
Consumer Purchase Intention
Marketing Analytics
Cross-Cultural Marketing


Emeritus Faculty


Marketing and Finance Faculty


Dr. Rahim Ashkeboussi - Emeritus
Professor of Finance

Date of Service: 1996-2014

Email: ashkeboussi@frostburg.edu

Degrees:
Ph.D. , Saint Louis University
MBA, Saint Louis University

Areas of Teaching Interest:
Financial Management
International Finance
Options and Futures

Areas of Research Interest:
Real Options
Market Efficiency
Risk Management


Marketing and Finance Faculty


Dr. Catherine Ashley-Cotleur - Emeritus
Professor of Marketing

Date of Service: 1983-2016

Email: ccotleur@frostburg.edu

Degrees:
Ph.D., George Washington University
M.S.M., Frostburg State University
M.A., The Ohio State University

Areas of Teaching Interest:    
Marketing Strategy
Consumer Behavior
Advertising
Retailing/Merchandising

Areas of Research Interest:
Consumer Behavior
Cause Marketing
Relationship Management
Effective Teaching Methodologies
Branding


Marketing and Finance Faculty


Dr. Daniel Plucinski - Emeritus
Professor of Business Law
Professor of Accounting

Date of Service: 1975-2017

Email: dplucinski@frostburg.edu

Degrees:
J.D. University of Baltimore
M.B.A., B.A., University of Pittsburgh
CPA, CMA

Area of Teaching Interest:
Business Law

Area of Research Interest:
Regulation of Telecommunications Technology







Marketing and Finance Faculty


Dr. Allen Shin
Professor of Finance

Office: Framptom Hall 344
Phone: 301.687.4259
Email: ashin@frostburg.edu

Degrees:
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
M.B.A., University of Alabama

Areas of Teaching Interest:
Corporate Finance/Financial Management
Investment
Financial Planning

Areas of Research Interest: 
Corporate Financial Management
Investments
Personal Financial Planning