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Kent Seibert

Kent Seibert

Professor of Economics & Business
Chair, Department of Economics and Business

Kent Seibert brings to Gordon many years of corporate experience in three Fortune 200 firms. He has also taught business at Wheaton College and served as their Business/Econ department chair. He has published in the areas of management development and the integration of Christianity and business. His current research focuses on faith in the marketplace, social entrepreneurship, and business as mission. The values of stewardship, justice, and s ... more ➔

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Grace Chiou

Assistant Professor of Communication Arts

Dr. Chiou came to Gordon College after completing her Ph.D. work at the University of Denver. Her concentration is in cultural theory with a focus on religion and media. She also holds degrees from New York University and Penn State University. Dr. Chiou teaches several of the foundation courses as well as Persuasion, Public Relations and Advertising, Social Media, and Marketing.

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Kristen Cooper

Kristen Cooper

Assistant Professor of Economics and Business

Kristen Cooper joined the Economics and Business faculty in 2013 after completing her Ph.D. in Applied Economics and Management at Cornell University. Before beginning her Ph.D. studies, she enjoyed working for two years in the field of antitrust and economic consulting. Her current research projects study various topics in microeconomics, including consumer behavior, environmental policy, and the strategic behavior of participants in markets. ... more ➔

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Hang-Wei (Henry) Hao

Assistant Professor of Economics

Henry Hao joins the Department of Economics and Business after serving most recently as an assistant professor at Valparaiso University. Henry earned his M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from the University of California, Davis; he completed his undergraduate work in finance at the National Chengchi University in Taipei. Henry is also a Level II candidate in the CFA program (Chartered Financial Analyst). Henry’s current research agenda c ... more ➔

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Andrew Moore

Andrew Moore

Professor in Practice of Economics and Business

Andy comes to Gordon with over 30 years of business experience in the administration, management, finance and accounting areas. His experience includes time with Global Marine Drilling Co., with over four years living and working in the Netherlands and seven months in Scotland. Andy was a manager at Pritchard, Bieler, Gruver & Willison, P.C., a C.P.A. firm; CFO of the Regency Foundation, an affiliate of Philadelphia Biblical University; an ... more ➔

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Margaret Niehaus

Margaret Niehaus

Adjunct in Economics & Business

Margaret has taught at Gordon since 2000, in both the Economics and Business and the Mathematics and Computer Science Departments. She trained as an applied mathematician, and initially worked in the field of geophysical fluid dynamics. This included analytical modeling of the large-scale motion of the midlatitude atmosphere, and numerical modeling of fine-structure in the upper ocean. Her positive experience as a teaching assistant ... more ➔

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Todd Palmer

Associate Professor of Accounting

Todd Palmer is entering academia from industry. In addition to studying in the M.Div. program at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, Todd holds Bachelor degrees in Accounting and in Speech Communication from Miami University (Ohio), and a Master of Science in Taxation from the University of Cincinnati. He began his 19-year career in tax and accounting with PwC, later moving into corporate tax. In addition to several adjunct tea ... more ➔

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Douglas Puffert

Douglas Puffert

Associate Professor of Economics and Business

Douglas Puffert joined the Gordon faculty in 2013 after teaching at the Universities of Munich, Berlin (Humboldt), and Warwick, and most recently at The King’s College (New York). Early in his career he consulted for the World Bank on social security in less developed countries, and he worked six years for the U.S. International Trade Commission in researching the effects of technological change on the international competitive position ... more ➔

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Rick Sweeney

Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Adjunct in Economics & Business

Rick Sweeney, who served as the first director of communications at Gordon College, returned to the College in November 2010 as the new vice president for marketing and strategic communications. His primary role includes overseeing college-wide integrated brand marketing strategies for Gordon’s nationally recognized student programs, academic disciplines and institutional distinctions.

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Alice Tsang

Alice Tsang

Professor in the Practice of Economics and Business
Director of Global Partnerships

Alice spent most of her career as a fixed income analyst, covering municipal and taxable bonds issued by states and municipalities, utilities, bank holding companies and insurance companies. Alice’s analysis expertise spans corporate, public and structured finance. Throughout her long business career at several industry leaders, she had worked closely with issuers, investment bankers, bond counsels, portfolio managers, traders and f ... more ➔

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Meirwyn Walters

Meirwyn Walters

Adjunct in Economics & Business

Meirwyn Walters has taught Business Law in the Economics and Business Department since 1994.  Mr. Walters is passionate about connecting substantive classroom topics with real-world applications. He seeks to apply a Christian worldview to understanding God’s expectations for the legal field. A full-time attorney, Mr. Walters’s wide breadth of legal experience informs his approach in the classroom. As partner at WaltersLacey LL ... more ➔

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