Meet Our Faculty Economics Furman University

Faculty members in the Economics department are some of the very best the university has to offer. Their diverse areas of expertise allow students to study a wide array of subjects, and their congeniality, dedication to teaching, and concern for students are the primary reasons why economics is traditionally one of the most sought-after degrees at Furman. Our faculty members publish regularly in top academic journals and write articles on teaching economics to undergraduates.

Robert Arden Furman University

Robert Arden

Bruce Brown Furman University

Bruce Brown

Nathan Cook Furman University

Nathan Cook

Associate Professor
Jessica Hennessey Furman University

Jessica Hennessey

Associate Professor
Jason Jones Furman University

Jason Jones

Associate Professor
Kailash Khandke Furman University

Kailash Khandke

Frederick W. Symmes Professor
Ken Peterson Furman University

Ken Peterson

John D. Hollingsworth, Jr., Professor and Chair
David Roe Furman University

David Roe

Jeffrey J. Yankow Furman University

Jeffrey Yankow

David C. Garrett, Jr. Professor

Mary Jean Horney

Professor Emerita

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