Charlton College of Business of UMass Dartmouth announced the appointment of 8 new faculty members for the academic year that began three weeks ago. The appointments are evidence of the university’s ongoing investment in its teaching, research and engagement mission, which earned a #150 ranking among the U.S. News’ “Best Business Programs”.

The new faculty, including the university where they earned their latest degree, are:

  1. Dawn Gupta, Full-Time Lecturer, Accounting, MBA University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
  2. Christopher Jacobsen, Full-Time Lecturer, Accounting & Finance, MBA University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
  3. Uday Kant Jha, Full-Time Lecturer, Decision & Information Science, MS Applied Statistics, Rochester Institute of Technology.
  4. Arpita Joardar, Assistant Professor, Management, Ph.D. Business, University of South Carolina.
  5. Selcan Kara, Assistant Professor, Management & Marketing, Ph.D. Marketing, University of Connecticut.
  6. Jonathan Kush, Assistant Professor, Management, Ph.D. Organizational Behavior & Theory, Carnegie Mellon University.
  7. Elizabeth Oliveira, Full-Time Lecturer, Decision & Information Science, MBA University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
  8. Bruce Walter, Full-Time Lecturer, Accounting, MBA University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.