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Smith Welcomes New Faculty Members

Aug 11, 2015
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The University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business is happy to welcome nine new faculty members for the 2015-2016 academic year. New faculty joined the Smith School in August in following areas:

Accounting and Information Assurance

  • Eugene Cantor, Associate Clinical Professor (previously adjunct faculty), Emory University (JD)
  • Musa Subasi, Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Dallas (PhD)

Decisions, Operations and Information Technology

  • Kunpeng Zhang, Assistant Professor, Northwestern University (PhD)
  • Philip Piety, Lecturer, University of Michigan (PhD)
  • Kyungjin Yoo, Lecturer (part-time)


  • Francesco D'Acunto, Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkley (PhD)

Management and Organization

  • Nina Sirola, Lecturer, University of Zagreb, Croatia (PhD)
  • Evan Starr, Assistant Professor, University of Michigan (PhD)


  • Yajin Wang, Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota (PhD)

Also joining Smith’s teaching roster this fall are 14 new adjunct lecturers: Howard Weiner,Rebecca Martin, Rich Costantino and Emre Carr in Accounting and Information Assurance; He Chen in Decisions, Operations and Information Technology; Gabriel Thoumi, Chris Ruemke, Matthew Canzater and Donal Donovan in Finance; Angelisa Gillyard, Nadya Ramel-Barnes and Jennifer Gershberg in Logistics, Business and Public Policy; Fred Katz in Marketing; and Hannah Weiser in Management and Organization.


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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