The School of Business

The School of Business prepares students to be versatile, creative and empathetic leaders in the modern business world. From core skills in strategic management and communication to technical knowledge in marketing research and accounting, graduates enter their industries ready to make a difference.


Areas of Study Include: 

Accounting

Business

Business Administration

Business

Business Administration and Environment & Sustainability

Business
Environment

Economics

Business

Energy Management|Landman

Business
Environment

Finance

Business

Innovation, Creativity & Entrepreneurship (ICE)

Business

Latin American Business

Business

Management

Business

Marketing

Business

Resort Management

Business
Recreation-Tourism

Outdoor Industry MBA


Directory

Faculty

Menon Billingsley, M.S. headshot
Director, Energy Management Program; Lecturer in Business Administration
B.S., California Polytechnic State University , M.S., Baylor University
Phone: 970.943.2563
Office Location: Borick Business Building 225
D. Scott Borden, Ph.D. headshot
Graduate Faculty for Master in Environmental Management (MEM), Adjunct Graduate Faculty for Outdoor Industry MBA, Coordinator of the Sustainable and Resilient Communities MEM Track, Resilience Studies Consortium Coordinator
B.A., Western Colorado University, M.A., Prescott College, Ph.D., University of Exeter
Phone: 970.943.2294
Office Location: Kelley Hall 108
Steve Crowley, Ph.D. headshot
Associate Professor of Accounting
B.S., University of Montana, Accounting and Finance, Master of Accountancy, University of Montana, Ph.D., University of Utah, Accounting and Information Systems, CPA Colorado, CMA
Phone: 970.943.3055
Office Location: Borick Business Building 247
Jeffrey Dykes, Ph.D. headshot
Associate Professor of Business Administration
B.A., Western Colorado University, J.D., University of Denver, Sturm College of Law
Phone: 970.943.3189
Office Location: Borick Business Building 226
Christopher Greene, J.D. headshot
Associate Professor of Business Administration; Innovation + Creativity + Entrepreneurship (ICE) Project Director
B.S., University of Wyoming, J.D., University of Colorado School of Law
Phone: 970.943.2300
Office Location: Borick Business Building 222
Ralph Hanke, Ph.D. headshot
Assistant Professor of Business Administration, Graduate Faculty in Outdoor Industry MBA
B.A., University of Waterloo, M.A., University of Waterloo, M.A., Bowling Green State University, Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University
Phone: 970.943.3020
Office Location: Borick Business Building 242
Jim Harriss, Ph.D. headshot
Associate Professor of Finance, Graduate Faculty in Outdoor Industry MBA
BBA, Sam Houston State University, MBA, Sam Houston State University, DBA, Mississippi State University
Phone: 970.943.3005
Office Location: Borick Business Building 215
Sally E. Hays, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Economics
B.A., University of Colorado, Ph.D., University of Oregon
Phone: 970.943.2893
Office Location: Borick Business Building 228
Jessica Laramie, J.D. headshot
Lecturer in Business Administration
B.A., Illinois State University, Politics and Government, B.A., Illinois State University, History, M.S., University of Denver, Natural Resources & Environmental Law, J.D., University of Denver
Phone: 970.943.2538
Office Location: Borick Business Building 229
Scott Lazerus, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Economics
B.A., University of Utah, Ph.D., University of Utah
Phone: 970.943.2097
Office Location: Borick Business Building 227
Louise Meret-Hanke, Ph.D. headshot
Lecturer in Business Administration
Phone: 970.943.3001
Office Location: Borick Business Building 221
Tom Miller headshot
Lecturer in Business Administration
Phone: 970.943.3027
Office Location: Borick Business Building 245
Brooke Moran, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Recreation & Outdoor Education for MEM Graduate Program, Adjunct Graduate Faculty for Outdoor Industry MBA
B.S., University of New Hampshire, M.A., Harvard Graduate School of Education, Ph.D., University of New Hampshire
Phone: 970.943.2118
Office Location: Wright Gym 223
Kevin A. Nelson, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Business Administration, Graduate Faculty for Outdoor Industry MBA, Associate Dean of Business School, Associate Director of Outdoor Industry MBA
B.A., Brigham Young University, M.A., Michigan State University, Ph.D., Michigan State University
Phone: 970.943.2610
Office Location: Borick Business Building 243
David J. Plante, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Economics
B.A., Boston University, Ph.D., University of Utah
Phone: 970.943.2207
Office Location: Borick Business Building 244
Michelle Shaffer headshot
Lecturer in Accounting
Phone:
Office Location: Borick 254
Perry Solheim, Ph.D. headshot
Assistant Professor of Accounting
B.A., Claremont McKenna College, B.A., Fort Lewis College, Ph.D., University of Utah
Phone: 970.943.3026
Office Location: Borick Business Building 221
Michael Vieregge, Ph.D. headshot
Professor of Business Administration
Undergraduate Degree, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany, M.A., MPA, University of Texas at Austin, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
Phone: 970.943.2566
Office Location: Borick Business Building 241
Joel Watson, Ph.D. headshot
Assistant Professor of Marketing, Graduate Faculty for Outdoor Industry MBA
B.S., University of Virginia, Ph.D., University of Utah
Phone: 970.943.3008
Office Location: Borick Business Building 246
Jay Whitacre, Ph.D. headshot
Lecturer in Recreation & Outdoor Education, Adjunct Faculty for Outdoor Industry MBA
B.A., Western Colorado University, M.A., Indiana University , Ph.D., Indiana University
Phone: 970.943.2202
Office Location: Paul Wright Gymnasium 231