Albers is accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. As of July 2014, less than five percent of the world’s business schools and less than one third of U.S. business schools have achieved business accreditation from AACSB.
Dr. Gareth Green received his Ph.D. in Agricultural and Resource Economics in 1995 from the University of California at Berkeley and his B.A. in Economics at the University of Washington. Green teaches microeconomics, statistics, environmental and natural resource economics, and managerial economics. Green's research interests include natural resource and environmental economics, behavioral economics, and statistical modeling. Specific examples of his research include the economics of fair trade coffee markets, designing water purchase programs for the Bureau of Reclamation for salmon habitat restoration in Idaho and Washington, developing and instituting water pricing policies in California irrigation districts, estimating the technology-adoption response to water pricing regulations, examining the potential for environmental water marketing and leasing in Washington State, and behavioral economics related to environmental investment decisions over time. Dr. Green began teaching at Seattle University in the fall of 2000, is a Seattle native and enjoys the many outdoor recreational activities available in the Pacific Northwest.