News at Smith

Smith Welcomes New Faculty Members

Sep 02, 2014
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The University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business is happy to welcome 12 new full-time faculty members to start the fall semester of 2014. New faculty joined the following areas:

Accounting and Information Assurance

  • Sebahattin Demirkan, Visiting Assistant Professor
  • Samuel Handwerger, Lecturer (formerly adjunct faculty)

Decisions, Operations and Information Technology

  • Arnie Greenland, Professor of Practice
  • Radu Lazar, Senior Lecturer


  • Cecilia Bustamante, Assistant Professor
  • William Mullins, Assistant Professor
  • Santosh Shrihari, Assistant Professor

Management and Organization                  

  • Neta Moye, Clinical Full Professor
  • Marko Pitesa,  Assistant Professor


  • Judy Frels, Clinical Full Professor
  • Bo Zhou, Assistant Professor

Center for Complexity in Business              

  • Anamaria Berea, Research Associate

Also joining Smith’s teaching roster this fall are new adjunct faculty members: Clarence Wesley and Karin Hurt in Management and Organizations; and Ron Hill in Marketing.



About the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business

The Robert H. Smith School of Business is an internationally recognized leader in management education and research. One of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Maryland, College Park, the Smith School offers undergraduate, full-time and part-time MBA, executive MBA, online MBA, specialty master's, PhD and executive education programs, as well as outreach services to the corporate community. The school offers its degree, custom and certification programs in learning locations in North America and Asia.

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