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Sue Stavn

Assistant Dean for Academic Programs

Barowsky School of Business

 

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bsb@dominican.edu

 

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Faculty

Our outstanding faculty is comprised of full- and part-time professors and practitioners who have accumulated years of experience in one of the most vibrant business centers in the world – the San Francisco Bay Area. Our location in San Rafael, CA, allows students easy access to pursue internships and other activities in San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Sonoma and Napa (“wine country”) counties.

 

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Dean, Barowsky School of Business

Sam Beldona
Dr. Sam Beldona is the new Dean of the Barowsky School of Business. He comes to us from the Graduate School of Business at Bryant University in Rhode Island where he served as associate dean since 2011. An expert in international business and corporate strategy, Beldona has lectured, consulted, studied, and taught in the Americas, Asia, and Europe. Read More

 

Jayati

Associate Dean

Jayati Ghosh, Ph.D.
Associate Dean Dr, Jayati Ghosh has over 20 years of experience in higher education. Dr. Ghosh's teaching areas include cross-cultural management, business environment in Asia, business communication, and globalization. Research interests include economic development, health issues in Africa and Asia, and SMEs in BRIC economies. She has presented her research at national and international conferences and published extensively. She has served as the Executive Director of the internationalization office, Director of Honors and Faculty Development Programs. She serves on the Board of Directors of San Rafael Chamber of Commerce. Courses and academic accomplishments.

 

Full-Time Faculty

 

Anjali

ANJALI BAL, PHD

Ph.D., Marketing, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia
IMBA, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Bachelor of Arts, Theater, University of California, San Diego

COURSES

Marketing Strategy & Tactics 
Marketing Innovations in the Global Economy
Marketing Principles

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Admassu 

ADMASSU BEZABAH, PHD

Ph.D., Business Administration, Finance, University of California, Berkeley
MBA, Oregon State University
MA, Economics, University of California, Berkeley
Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

COURSES

International Corporate Finance
Corporate Finance
Investment Principles
International Business

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

maria

MARIA BULLEN, PHD, CPA

Ph.D., Management (Accounting), University of California, Los Angeles MBA, University of California, Berkeley
Accounting, University of California, Berkeley

COURSES

Managerial Accounting
Auditing
Financial Accounting for Managers

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Liz

ELIZABETH CAPENER, MBA, CPA

MBA, Global Strategic Management, Dominican University of California
BS, Business Administration with concentrations in accounting and finance, University of California, Berkeley

COURSES

Financial Accounting
Managerial Accounting

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Desta

ASAYEHGN DESTA, PHD

Ph.D., Manpower Planning with emphasis on Economics of Education, Stanford University, California
MA, Political Science, Stanford University, California
BA, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

COURSES

Macro Economics
Micro Economics
Sustainable Development
Research Methods and Business Statistics

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Fred D

FRED DOPFEL, PHD

Ph.D., Engineering – Economic Systems, Stanford University
MS, Operations Research, Stanford University
BS, Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

COURSES

Investments
Current Topics in Finance

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Arnon

ARNON HADAR, PHD

Ph.D., Economics, New York University
MBA, Finance, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
BA, Economics and Statistics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

COURSES

Micro Economics
Macro Economics
Globalization: Implication for Business
International Finance
Managerial Economics
Current Issues in the Global Economy
Corporate Finance

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Chris

CHRISTOPHER E. LEEDS, PHD

Ph.D., Business Administration, University of Illinois
MBA with concentration in Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship, University of Illinois, Chicago
BA, Hospitality Business, Michigan State University

COURSES

Business Communication and Critical Thinking
Organizational Behavior
Strategic Management Business Policy

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Fran

FRANCOISE LEPAGE, PHD

Ph.D., International Relations, Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.
MA, International Law and Relations, Catholic University of America, Washington, D.C.
BA, Political Science, Marymount College, Tarrytown, New York

COURSES

Exploring the World of Business

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Jane

JANE LORAND, JD

JD, Hastings College of the Law, University of California, San Francisco
MA, Education, California State University at Sacramento
BA, History, University of California, Los Angeles.

COURSES

Critical Thinking for Business Redesign
Systemic Thinking Labs
Innovation, Design, and Entrepreneurship

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Denise

DENISE LUCY, EDD

Founder and Executive Director, Institute for Leadership Studies
EdD, Organization and Leadership, University of San Francisco
MS, Clinical Psychology, California State University, Fresno
BS, Psychology, Michigan State UniversityGraduate Certificate in Educational Computing, University of San Francisco, CA

COURSES

Community Leadership
Team Development and Leadership
Leadership Theory and Application
Business Communications and Critical Thinking

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Jacob

JACOB MASSOUD, PHD

Ph.D., Business Administration, New Mexico State University
MBA, University of Texas at El Paso M.En., Miami University, Ohio
BS, Biology, Boston College, Massachusetts

COURSES

Business Policy and Strategy
Global Business Strategy
Global Organizational Behavior and Human Resources
Organizational Behavior and Structure
Organizational Behavior
Sustainable Enterprise Metrics, Advocacy, and Policy
Socially and Environmentally Responsible Management
Business Environment of Latin America

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Dan

DAN MOSHAVI, PHD

Ph.D., Management, University of Oregon
MBA, George Washington University
BA, International Affairs, George Washington University

COURSES

Organizational Behavior and Related Areas
Human Resource Management

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Julianne

JULIANNE MAURSETH, PHD

Ph.D. and MS, Organizational Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology
MA, Human Development, Pacific Oaks College
BA, Sociology, University of California, Santa Barbara

COURSES

Communication Skills for Business Transformation
Organizational Behavior for Business Transformation

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

rajeev

RAJEEV SOOREEA, PHD, ALM

Professional Master’s (ALM) in Management, Harvard University
Ph.D. in Applied Economics, Western Michigan University
MA in Economics, Leeds University Business School, UK
BA (Honors) in Economics, University of Bombay, India

COURSES

International Business
Globalization: Implications for Business
Microeconomics for Managers
Globalization: Concepts and Effects

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

 

Kelly

KELLY WEIDNER, PHD

Ph.D., Business Administration, Marketing University of Illinois at Chicago,Chicago, IL
MBA, DePaul University, Chicago, IL
Bachelor of Science, Strategic Management, California State University, Chico

COURSES

Marketing Research Methods
Strategic International Marketing
International Marketing
Green and Social Marketing

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS


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