Endowed Chairs and Professorships

Due to generous support of the Albers School of Business and Economics, we are proud to be home to the following endowed chairs and professorships:

Endowed Chairs

The Boeing Frank Shrontz Chair of Professional Ethics
Chair holder: Jeffrey Smith, PhD, 2015 - present

Lawrence K. Johnson Endowed Chair of Entrepreneurship
Currently vacant

Thomas F. Gleed Chair of Business Administration
Chair holder: Werner De Bondt, PhD, 2019 - 2021

Robert D. O'Brien Chair of Business
Chair holder: Claus Pörtner, PhD, 2018 - 2020

Khalil Dibee Endowed Chair in Finance
Chair holder: Cathy Cao, PhD, CFA, 2019 - 2023


Current Albers Professors 

Eva Albers Meenakshi Rishi, PhD 2019 - 2022
Genevieve Albers   Mathew Isaac, PhD 2018 - 2021
George Albers Jot Yau, PhD 2017 - 2020

David E. Tinius Professorship in Accounting
Tina Zamora, PhD, 2017 - 2020

Howard J. Bosanko Professorship in International Economics and Finance
Currently vacant