Ali Akbari, Ph.D.

Professor, Business Administration
University of Southern California

Gerhard Apfelthaler, Ph.D.

Dean, School of Management
Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration (WU) 1997

Carmina Bech Segarra, MBA

Visiting Lecturer

Earle Charles, Ph.D.

Lecturer and Director of the MSIT Program
Berne University 2000
Business Startups; Strategic Business Partner Identification; Business Strategy; Customer Relationship Management; Healthcare Business Management; Healthcare Information Ecosystem; Enterprise Systems Architecture Design, Implementation and Management

Jamshid Damooei, Ph.D.

Professor and Director, Economics, Executive Director, Center for Economics of Social Issues
University of Surrey 1981
Economic Analyses of Social Issues, Public Policy Analyses, Economic and Social Impact Assessment, Program Evaluation

John Garcia, DBA

Assistant Professor of Finance
Creighton University 2020
Behavioral Finance, Financial Analysis, Financial Distress, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Business Analytics, FinTech

Virginia Gean, MBA, CMA

Senior Lecturer, Accounting
Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA 2002
Virginia Gean has been teaching at CLU for 15 years and she brings her 30+ years of real life business experience to the classroom, to enrich the subjects of Accounting and Finance

Sabith Khan, Ph.D., M.P.A., M.A.

Director and Associate Professor, Master of Public Policy & Administration (MPPA)
Virginia Tech 2015
American philanthropy, International Development, Leadership, Nonprofit organizations, Organizational change and impact of technology.

Ran Lu-Andrews, Ph.D., CFA

Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies and Associate Professor
University of Cincinnati 2011
Corporate Finance, Real Estate

Valeria Makarova, Ph.D., MBA

Director, Teaching Effectiveness, Assistant Professor, Business Administration
Lomonosov Moscow State University

Susan Murphy, Ph.D.

Professor and Program Director of Business Administration
University of Illinois Chicago

Tracy Nickl, PhD

Assistant Professor in the School of Management

Michael Panesis, MBA

Executive Director, Steven Dorfman Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Senior Lecturer, Entrepreneurship
Rutgers University 1989
Entrepreneurship, startups, new venture creation, new venture investment

Vlad Vaiman, Ph.D.

Associate Dean and Professor
University of St. Gallen Switzerland 2004
Talent Management, International Management, Human Resources, Business Education

Stephen A Adamu, Ed.D, MBA, MS.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Pepperdine University 2018
Varied interests and expertise in Corporate Social Responsibility, Business Strategy, Organizational Culture and Innovation, Product Development and Pharmaceutical Industries

Laura Azzalina Rigali

Adjunct Faculty Member

Robert (Bob) Allen Bushnell, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Bob Bushnell is a retired Aerospace and Defense executive with over 40 years of domestic and international experience. He is a member of the CLU SOM's advisory council and teaches international business in the Executive MBA program.

Suzanne Callender, MS, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1999
Digital Marketing, Sales Management, Analytics, Entrepreneurship

Primo D Custodio, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Human Resources, Talent Management, Learning & Development, Labor Relations, Compensation, Benefits, Workers' Compensation

Robert R Deuson, PhD, MSHS, MS

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
University of Minnesota 1983
Applied Economics, Industrial Engineering, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Public Health, Statistics

Todd E Dooling, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
California Lutheran University

John J Duffy, J.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
J.D. 1979
Civil Litigator

Timothy Dynice, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member

Celia Feramisco, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Marketing, Marketing Communications, and Advertising

Stephen Finch, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
California Lutheran University 2008
Finance, Corporate Management, Behavioral Finance, Investments, Financial Planning, International Finance, Entrepreneurship

Mark Garcia, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member

Rajendra Gupta, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Capital Markets and Hedge Funds, Risk Management, and Operating major wall street capital market transaction groups

David J Habib, J.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Jodi Hill, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Pepperdine University, MBA 2004
Corporate, Brand and Product Marketing, Marketing Communications, Advertising, and Public Relations

Joseph Huggins, M.A, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Professional Consultant with Price Waterhouse specializing in Strategic Management / Planning, Profitability and Productivity Improvement. Director of the Small Business Development Center specializing in Marketing for small businesses

James Mike Jay, MSE, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Rutgers University, MBA 1991
Consumer Insights and Analytics, Applied Statistics & Pricing Analytics.

Bonnie L Johnson, C.P.A., M.B.A.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Drucker School of Management, Claremont Graduate University 1995
Economics and Strategy

Kapp L. Johnson, J.D.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
University of LaVerne College of Law 1995
Business Ethics and Law

Marin Marinov Kakachev, Executive MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Developing top talent through the development of a strong sense of self, emotional intelligence, enterprise thinking, hands on learning and creative risk taking.

Brewster King

Associate Director, Center for Nonprofit Leadership
Cal Lutheran School for Professional and Continuing Studies

Gloria Macri, Ph.D

Adjunct Faculty Member
Dublin City University 2012
Teaching and researching in the fields of intercultural communication; social research methods; race, ethnicity and diaspora studies; cultural identity; and the new media

Agassy Rafik Manoukian, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
University of Toledo 2000

Richard B. McAndrew, B.S. Finance

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Arizona State University 1971
Global Information Technology, International Sales Management, International Business Management & Human Resource Leadership

Jessica McIntyre, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
Over 20 years experience in corporate marketing, strategy, and finance

Nanette Metz

Adjunct Faculty Member

Gopi Nadella

Adjunct Faculty Member

Scott D. Nelson, CFP(R), MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
California Lutheran University

Nicholas G. Novosel III, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Deanna Oroz, MBA

Adjunct Faculty Member
International Business, Supply Chain and Clinical Research

Per-Olov (P.O.) Pettersson, Ph.D.,

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
California Institute of Technology 1996
Management Science, Program Management, Image Sensors

Michael J. Prior, Ph.D., DBA, Ed.D., MBA.

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
ISM, Paris, France. Ph.D. 2006
Business Strategy, Marketing, Business Innovation. International Trade & Development. Global Executive Developing Unique Lifestyle Products, Motorsports, Investment Partnerships, Auto Manufacturing, Tourism, Entertainment.and

Judith Lynn Richards, MBA

Senior Lecturer, Business Administration
Pepperdine University
Marketing, International Marketing, Marketing Communications, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution

Michael R Saum, M. Eng, PE, ACC

Adjunct Faculty Member

Sumantra Sengupta, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member

Victoria V Silchenko, Ph.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
entrepreneurial finance, financial modeling, feasibility, venture capital, private equity, crowdfunding, royalty financing, Initial Coin Offerings (ICO), IPO, liquidity

Jonathan Sundberg, Ed.D.

Adjunct Faculty Member
Pepperdine University 2016

Edgar A. Terry, MBA

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member
Financial Analysis & Agricultural Finance

Teresa Thompson

Senior Adjunct Faculty Member

Margarita Vaiman, MBA, MSC

Adjunct Faculty Member