FACULTY/ TEACHING DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES

Travel study to Spain and Morocco; led a group of 6 students, 3 faculties and 2 community members to an educational and discovery trip to Spain and Morocco. Dec. 27, 2001 to Jan. 11, 2012

 

(2011) Participated in the finance exit exam

 

(2010-2011) Participated in the review and update the finance curriculum

 

(1997-2011). Serving as Co-Director of the UT-Martin TVA Investment Challenge program. UTM received awards for superior return performance for 2007 and 2009.  Performed assessment of TVA student presentations in Finance 411 in fall semesters.

 

Travel study to Egypt, took 11 students to Egypt during Christmas break, 2010

 

Worked with department chairman and finance faculty to coordinate acquisition of the Stock Investor Professional database and the Telemet Orion trading platform for Finance 411, 2010

 

Taught Fin 710 online course, 2010-2011

 

Attended ITC workshop on Livescrip Pen utilization, 2010

 

Attended ITC workshop on Blackboard classroom utilization, 2010-2011

 

Faculty advisor to UT-Martin International student’s organization, 2010-2011

 

Maintained mandatory office hours, 2010; 2011

 

Maintained course files, fall semesters, 2010, 2011

 

Distributed course evaluations fall semesters in Finance 311 and 411, 2010  and Finance 311, 2011

 

Administered course quizzes in Finance 311, and made Internet assignments in Finance 311 and 411.  Assigned stock analysis reports for Finance 411  as part of the 2010 TVA Performance Report published in fall semester , 2010, 2011

 

Organized the fall TVA student presentations for TVA Advisory Board and guests, 2010,2011

 

Member of the TIEP search Committee (UTM ELI) , 2010

 

Member of UTM SAC finance committee, 2010

 

Attended training session on Connect for f2f and online teaching. Sponsored by McGraw Hill Publishing Co., UTM college of Business and Global Studies, Martin, TN. August 25, 2009

 

Developed and taught Fin 610 online. March, 2009.

 

Attended training session on Blackboard and Apresso for online teaching. UTM itc Center, Martin, TN. June 17, 2008

 

Testing and Assessment in finance” Session #39 .  Academy of Business Education & Financial Education Association. Fairmont Southampton, Bermuda September,  27-28, 2007

 

Technology in Delivering Financial Education” Session #34. Academy of Business Education & Financial Education Association. Fairmont Southampton, Bermuda September,  27-28, 2007

 

“Teaching Business Ethics Seminar” Sponsored by AACSB International, Washington D.C.

November 2 – 3, 2006

Attended a Session on Entrepreneurial Finance: a Dialogue between Academician and Venture Capitalists, Financial Management Annual meeting, Chicago, IL. October 12-15, 2005

 

Attended a Session on Challenge of the Undergraduate Corporate Finance Courses, Financial Management Annual meeting, Chicago, IL., October 12-15, 2005

 

Member of UTM International study program committee. 2004-2005

 

Member of UTM Canadian Team” University to Tennessee- Martin, Martin, Tennessee, October 10-17, 2004

 

“Participated in the Young Scholar Academy” University to Tennessee- Martin, Martin Tennessee, June 6-12, 2004

 

“Participated in the summer IT workshop” University of Tennessee-Martin, Martin, Tennessee, May 17-21,2004

e-Teaching Certificate, The Internet Learning Institute & the Educational Technology Collaborative, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, May 14, 2004

 

“UT Faculty development” Tutorial Sessions, University of Tennessee- Martin, Martin, Tennessee, April 16-17, 2004

 

“Economic Data and Monetary Policy-Making” For college teaching faculty. Sponsored by Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, February 25, 2004.

 

“Mid-Continent Consortium for International Education: SYMPOSIUM ON MEXICO”

Lipscomb University, Nashville, Nashville, Tennessee, January 31, 2004

 

“Corporate Governance, Implication For Financial Services Firms” 39 Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition, Sponsored by Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, May 8-9, 2003.

 

“The TVA Investment Conference” Sponsored by Tennessee Valley Authority, Nashville, Tennessee, April, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003.

 

“The TVA Investment Conference and Job Fair, Trading in the Futures” Sponsored by Tennessee Valley Authority, Nashville, Tennessee, November 4‑5, 1999, 2000, 2002

 

“Fundamental of Investment Managemen6t” By Geoffery A. Hirt and Stanley B. Block, 6/e, Irwin/McGraw-Hill Company, 2000

 

“Virtual university and Distance Learning” Tutorial Sessions, Financial Management Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, October 7-10, 1999

 

“Using the Case Methods to Improve Teaching Effectiveness” Workshop For UTM Faculty, Martin, Tennessee, April 15-16,1999.

“The TVA Investment Challenge.” Sponsored by Tennessee Valley Authority, Nashville, Tennessee, October 22‑ 23, 1998.

 

“The TVA Investment Challenge.” Sponsored by Tennessee Valley Authority, Nashville, Tennessee, October 22‑ 23, 1998.

 

“Creating a New Culture and Improving Your Teaching knowledge.” Tutorial Session, attended at the Financial Management Association Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, October 15‑ 18, 1998

 

“Futures and Options EXPO 98.” Futures Industry Association 14th Annual Expo., Chicago,     Illinois, October 14‑16, 1998,

 

“Seminar for Faculty Development in International Finance” Sponsored by the Center For International Business Education and Research (CIBERs) at the University of Memphis, Duke University, The Georgia Institute of Technology, Michigan State University, and the University of Connecticut. June 11 – 14, 1998.

 

“The TVA Investment Challenge “Sponsored by Tennessee Valley Authority, Nashville, Tennessee, April 2-3, 1998.

 

“Partners in Business Technology: Common Ground for Institutes, Colleges, and Universities.” Sponsored by the University of Tennessee at Martin, March 21, 1997.

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Seminar on applications of financial futures and options for educators sponsored by the Chicago Board of Trade, October 1994.

 

“Teaching Critical Thinking and Problem Solving”, Sponsored by the Faculty Development Program of the University of Tennessee, August 5, 1994.

 

“Teaching Thinking and Problem Solving”, Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Evaluation and Development, Memphis, Tennessee, March 1-2, 1994.

 

“Improving College Teaching”, Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Evaluation and Development, Memphis, Tennessee, February 28, 1994.

 

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis Professors’ Conference on Current Economic Trends, Memphis, Tennessee, October 9, 1992.

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Fifteenth Annual Spring Research Seminar sponsored by the Chicago Board of Trade, May 1991.

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Seminar on applications of financial futures and options for educators sponsored by the Chicago Board of Trade, April 1991

 

The 17th Annual Third Third_World Conference sponsored by the Chicago based Third World Conference Foundation, Inc. Detroit, Michigan, April 4-6, 1991

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Winter Educational Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, April 27‑28, 1989

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Fall Research Seminar, Chicago, Illinois, December 6‑7, 1987

 

Technical Analysis and Securities Market Research Symposium sponsored by the Financial Markets Research Institute of the University of Toledo, May 1986.

 

The Chicago Board of Trade Conference on options and futures sponsored by the Chicago Board of Trade, 1985.

 

Academy of International Business Conference, 1978 & 1979