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Robert  Forsythe

Robert Forsythe Economics

Professor Emeritus - May 2006



 

Academic History

  • PhD in Economics, Carnegie Mellon University, 1975
  • MS in Economics, Carnegie Mellon University, 1974
  • MS in Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University, 1972
  • BS in Quantitative Business Analysis, Pennsylvania State University, 1970

Expertise

  • Co-founder, Iowa Electronic Markets, 1988

                Current & Prior Positions

                • Dean, School of Business Administration, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, July 2014 - Present
                • Professor of Finance, University of South Florida, July 2006 - July 2014
                • Franklin Fellow, Senior Financial Analyst, Office of Global Financial Operations, U.S. Department of State, August 2012 - May 2013
                • Dean, College of Business, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, 2006 - 2012
                • Leonard A. Hadley Chair in Leadership, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 2000 - 2006
                • Senior Associate Dean, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 1998 - 2006
                • Professor of Economics, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 1986 - 2006
                • Cedar Rapids Professor of Business, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 1992 - 2000
                • Associate Dean, Faculty and Development, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, 1994 - 1998
                • Chair, Department of Economics, College of Business Administration, The University of Iowa, 1990 - 1994
                • Associate Professor of Economics, College of Business Administration, The University of Iowa, 1981 - 1986
                • Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Management, Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology, 1975 - 1981
                • Instructor of Finance, Graduate School of Industrial Administration, Carnegie Mellon University, 1975
                • Operations Research Analyst, PPG Industries, Inc., 1970 - 1972