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 ➔
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.
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 ➔
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.
Sweeney has more than 18 years experience ... more ➔
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 ➔