Departments Faculty & Staff

Department of Accounting

Dr. Quinton Booker, CPA
Chair & BankPlus Professor
COB Bldg., Suite 462-4th Floor, Office 441
601 979-2704 - Bio |
quinton.booker@jsums.edu

Dr. Bobbie Daniels, CPA
Associate Professor
COB Bldg., Office 444
(601) 979-2708 – Bio | Vita
bobbie.w.daniels@jsums.edu

Dr. Cecil Hill, CPA
Assistant Professor
COB Bldg., Office 448
601 979-2703 – Bio | Vita
cecil.l.hill@jsums.edu

Dr. Wayne Nix, CPA
Associate Professor
COB Bldg., Office 452
(601) 979-2331- Bio | Vita
wayne.e.nix@jsums.edu

Mr. Richard Russell, J.D., CPA
Associate Professor
COB Bldg., Office 453
601 979-2330 – Bio | Vita
rlrussel@jsums.edu

Dr. Marvel Turner, CPA
Assistant Professor
COB Bldg., Office 449
(601) 979-2706- Bio | Vita
marvel.a.turner@jsums.edu

Mr. Donald McWilliams, CPA
Instructor
COB Bldg., Office 443
(601) 979-2699- Bio | Vita
donald.mcwilliams@sums.edu

Mr. Joseph Akanji, CPA
Adjunct Instructor
COB Bldg., Suite 462-4th Floor
(601) 979-2414 – Bio | Vita
jaakanji@btcpas.com

Mr. Henry G. Thomas, CPA
Instructor
COB Bldg., Suite 446-4th Floor
(601) 979-2707- Bio | Vita
henry.thomas@jsums.edu

Mrs. Monica Williams
Secretary
COB Bldg., Suite 462-4th Floor
(601) 979-2414
monica.d.williams@jsums.edu

Department of Economics, Finance and General Business

 

Dr. Dal Didia
Interim Chair, Professor of Economics
COB Bldg., Office 429
(601) 979-2606 - Bio | Vita
dal.o.didia@jsums.edu

Dr. Maury Granger
Professor of Economics
COB Bldg., Office 430
(601) 979-2679 - Bio | Vita | Website
maury.granger@jsums.edu

Dr. Okechuku D. Anyamele
Associate Professor of Economics
COB Bldg., Office 431
(601) 979-2452 - Bio | Vita
okechukwu.d.anyamele@jsums.edu

Mrs. Saundra Thompson McFarland, JD
Instructor of Business Law
COB Bldg., Office 427
601-979-1088 - Bio | Vita
saundra.m.thompson@jsums.edu

Mr. Larry Day
Instructor of Finance
COB Bldg., Office 418
(601) 979-2607 - Bio | Vita

Dr. Fidelis Ezeala-Harrison
Professor of Economics
COB Bldg., Office 436
(601) 979-2604 - Bio | Vita
fidel.ezeala-harrison@jsums.edu

Dr. Patricia A. Freeman
Associate Professor of Economics
COB Bldg., Office 426
(601) 979-2610 – Bio | Vita
patricia.a.freeman@jsums.edu


 

Dr. Gail G. Fulgham
Professor of Economics
COB Bldg., Office 419
(601) 979-2617 - Bio | Vita
gail.g.fulgham@jsums.edu

Dr. Phillip Fuller
Professor of Finance
COB Bldg., Office 417
(601) 979-2612 - Bio | Vita
phillip.r.fuller@jsums.edu

Dr. Nicholas Hill
Associate Professor of Economics
COB Bldg., Office 420
601-979-2605 - Bio | Vita
nicholas.hill@jsums.edu

Dr. Priscilla Slade
Executive in Residence
COB Bldg., Office 434
601-979-1781- Bio | Vita
priscilla.d.slade@jsums.edu

Dr. Geungu Yu
Associate Professor of Finance
COB Bldg., Suite 323, Office No. 425
(601)979-2619 - Bio | Vita
geungu.yu@jsums.edu

Mrs. Ella P. King
Department Secretary
COB Bldg, Office 428
(601) 979-2531 – Fax (601)979-2690
ella.p.king@jsums.edu

Department of Entrepreneurship and Professional Development

Dr. Mary M. White
Chairperson & Associate Professor
601 979-2541 - Bio | Vita
COB Bldg., Office 319
mary.m.white@jsums.edu

Dr. John D. Calhoun
Assistant Professor and Entrepreneur
601-979-2678 - Bio | Vita
COB Bldg., Office 318
john.d.calhoun@jsums.edu

Dr. Donald Causey
Assistant Professor and Entrepreneur
601-979-3326 - Bio | Vita
COB Bldg., Office 317
donald.causey@jsums.edu

Dr. Mercidee Curry
Instructor
601 979-3311 - Bio | Vita
COB Bldg., Office 315
mercidee.curry@jsums.edu

Dr. Vershun L. McClain
Visiting Assistant Professor
601 979-1038 - Bio | Vita
vershun.l.mcclain@jsums.edu

Mrs. Jacqueline Triplett-Spires
Trainer/Counselor
601 979-3327 - Bio
COB Bldg., Office 324
jacqueline.t.spires@jsums.edu

Ms. Jessika K. Jones
Secretary
601-979-2541
Fax 601-979-2675
jessika.k.jones@jsums.edu

Department of Management and Marketing

Dr. J. R. Smith Bio | Vita
Chair & Professor of Marketing
COB Bldg, Suite 385, Office 384
(601) 979-2534
jrsmith@jsums.edu

Dr. Gwendolyn Catchings Bio | Vita
Assistant Professor of Marketing
(601) 979-3313
COB Bldg, Office 308
gwendolyn.c.catchings@jsums.edu

Dr. Hyonsong Chong Vita
Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems
(601) 979-2974
COB Bldg, Office 377
hyonsong.chong@jsums.edu

Dr.  Robert Gillon Vita
Assistant Professor of Management
(601) 979-1298
COB Bldg, Office 378
robert.l.gillon@jsums.edu

Dr. Samuel Perkins Vita
Assistant Professor of Management
(601) 979-2979
COB Bldg, Office 376
samuel.n.perkins@jsums.edu

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Douglas McWilliams
Assistant Professor of Management
(601) 979-2978
COB Bldg., Office 373
douglas.l.mcwilliams@jsums.edu

Dr. Palaniappan Thiagarajan Vita
Associate Professor of Marketing
(601) 979-1265
COB Bldg, Office 311
palaniappan.thiagarajan@jsums.edu

Dr. Joann White Vita
Assistant Professor of Management
(601) 979-2981
COB Bldg, Office 375
joann.white@jsums.edu

Eddie Anthony
Adjunct Instructor
(601) 979-2534
ehanthony@comcast.net

Rita Gray
Secretary
(601) 979-2534
COB Bldg, Office 385
ria.m.gray@jsums.edu