Faculty Directory

Lehman Benson III

Associate Professor of Management and Organizations
Executive Director, Sports Management Program
McCoy/Rogers Faculty Fellow

Areas of Expertise

  • Sports Management
  • Judgment and Decision-Making
  • Organizational Justice
  • The Effects of Time Constraints and Stress on Judgment and Decision-Making
  • Negotiation
520.621.4146 office
520.621.4171 fax
lbenson@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405LL

Phillip Blanchard

Senior Lecturer in Accounting

Areas of Expertise

  • Accounting Education
  • Managerial/Cost Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
520.621.2877 office
520.621.3742 fax
pblancha@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 305

Joseph Broschak

Interim Executive Director, McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship
Associate Professor of Management and Organizations
Eller Fellow
Associate Professor (by Courtesy), School of Sociology

Areas of Expertise

  • Social Embeddedness and Social Capital
  • Professional Service Firm - Client Relationships
  • Gender Differences and Mobility in Managerial Labor Markets
  • Organizational Structure and Change
  • Outsourcing and the use of Temporary, Contract, and Part-time Workers
  • Evolution  of Labor Markets and Product Markets
520.626.0464 office
520.621.4171 fax
broschak@email.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405HH

Susan Brown

McClelland Professor of MIS

Areas of Expertise

  • Implementation, adoption, and diffusion of information technology
  • Computer-supported communication
  • Knowledge-based systems and knowledge management
  • E-learning
520.626.8330 office
520.621.2433 fax
suebrown@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 430L

Joe Carella

Managing Director, Eller Executive Education
Adjunct Lecturer in Executive Education
520.621.2165 office
520.621.4171 fax
carella@email.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405

Aleksander Ellis

Nelson Professor of Management
Research Director, Center for Leadership Ethics

Areas of Expertise

  • Unethical and Deviant Behavior
  • Emergent Cognitions and Action Processes in Teams
  • Stress Management
  • Staffing, training, and other HR Issues
520.621.7461 office
520.621.4171 fax
ellis@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405KK

Cindi Gilliland

Professor of Practice in Management and Organizations

Areas of Expertise

  • Social innovation, social entrepreneurship, CSR, and nonprofit management
  • Training and Development 
  • Gender and Diversity
  • Integrative leadership and work/life balance
  • Resilience
520.621.3178 office
520.621.4171 fax
cgill@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405M

Stephen Gilliland

Professor of Management and Organizations
Arnold Lesk Distinguished Chair
Associate Dean of Executive Education
Executive Director of the Center for Leadership Ethics

Areas of Expertise

  • Managerial fairness and organizational justice
  • Leadership development and ethics
  • Human resource staffing and decision making
  • Social and healthcare entrepreneurship 
520.621.9324 office
520.621.4171 fax
sgill@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405Q

Barry Goldman

Associate Professor of Management and Organizations
McClelland Fellow

Areas of Expertise

  • Human Resource Management
  • Conflict Management and Negotiation
  • Organizational Justice
  • Employee Legal-Claiming
  • Social Exchange
520.621.9313 office
520.621.4171 fax
bgoldman@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405DD

Rhonda Hilyer

Founder and President of Agreement Dynamics, Inc.


Kathy Kerchner

Media and Speaking Expert for Master Your Message


Paul Melendez

Assistant Dean, Eller Executive Education
Founder, Center for Leadership Ethics
Professor of Practice in Management and Organizations

Areas of Expertise

  • Organizational Ethics
  • International Business
  • Public Management
520.621.3688 office
520.621.4171 fax
melendez@email.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405P

Jesper Nielsen

Associate Professor of Marketing
Joseph W. Newman Fellow

Areas of Expertise

  •  Consumer Psychology
  •  Emotion
  •  Learning
  •  Attention
  •  Nonconscious Processing
  •  Advertising
  •  Consumer welfare
520.621.4902 office
520.621.7483 fax
jesper@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland 320S

Lisa D. Ordóñez

Levine Family Professor of Management and Organizations
Professor of Marketing
Eller College Vice Dean

Areas of Expertise

  •  Judgment and decision making with applications to management and consumer behavior
  •  Ethical decision making
  •  Negative impact of goal setting systems
  •  Emotions and decision making
520.621.2238 office
520.621.8105 fax
lordonez@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405AA

Nathan Podsakoff

Associate Professor in Management and Organizations
Eller Fellow

Areas of Expertise

  • Employee Citizenship/Prosocial Behavior
  • Organizational Stress
  • Leadership
  • Scholarly Impact in the Field of Management
  • Research Methods in Organizational Research
520.626.0463 office
520.621.4171 fax
podsakof@email.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405PP

Charles (Chip) Ruscher

Senior Lecturer in Finance

Areas of Expertise

  • Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • International Finance
  • International Financial Markets
  • Commercial Banking
  • Venture Capital
  • Finance Concepts 
520.626.0376 office
520.621.1261 fax
cruscher@email.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 306

Diza Sauers

Professor of Practice in Business Communication
Director of Business Communication Program

Areas of Expertise

  •  Corporate Communication
  •  E-Learning, Simulations and Learning Technologies
  •  Training and Development
  • Professional Writing and Speaking
  • Assessments Development and Implementation
  • Program Development and Evaluation
  • Experientail Learning (Communiation principles and practices)
520.626.1253 office
520.621.4171 fax
dsauers@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405K

Hope Schau

Associate Dean, Eller MBA Programs
Professor of Marketing
Gary M. Munsinger Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Areas of Expertise

  • Value Co-creation
  • Collaborative Consumption
  • Innovation
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
520.626.2976 office
520.621.7483 fax
hschau@eller.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 210L

Richard Sias

Finance Department Head
Professor of Finance
Tyler Family Endowed Chair in Finance

Areas of Expertise

  • Investments
  • Asset Pricing
  • Investor Behavior
  • Valuation
520.621.3462 office
520.621.1261 fax
sias@email.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 315Q

Jerel Slaughter

Robbins Professor of Management
Management and Organizations Department Head
520.621.7632 office
20.621.4171 fax
jslaught@email.arizona.edu
McClelland Hall 405JJ