Mark Thompson

Associate Dean

Mark Thompson

Associate Dean

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

James M. Hull College of Business

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

College of Nursing
Department of Physiological and Technological Nursing

Other Duties

Grover C. Maxwell Chair of Business Administration

Program Director

  • (706) 667-4546
  • AH N110

Education

  • Ph.D., Econ, General Texas Tech University, 2003

  • MA, Econ, General Texas Tech University, 2000

  • BBA, Business Admin and Mgmt, Gener Texas Tech University, 1997

Awards & Honors

  • Schulze Award Entrepreneur & Innovation Exchange, 2015

  • Best Paper Award - Health Care/Hospitality Management/Public Administration Track Southern Management Association, 2010

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BUSA 6950

    Current Issues in Bus Admin
  • HONR 4000H

    Honors Thesis
  • ECON 1810

    Intro to Economics
  • BUSA 1105

    Intro. to Business
  • ECON 2106

    Microeconomics
  • QUAN 4950

    Special Topics in Mgmt Science: Decision Analysis

Teaching Interests

Principles of Economics, Managerial Economics, Statistics

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • IT Contract Flexibility and Negotiator Incentives, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • A Quantile Regression Approach to Measuring the Educational Effect on Body Mass Index, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Dynamics of New Building Construction Costs: Implications for Forecasting Escalation Allowances, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The Role of Reserves and Production in the Market Capitalization of Oil and Gas Companies: An Empirical Application of Robust Least Squares Estimation, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Being Mindful in your Practice, 2015
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Research Interests

Applied Econometrics, Energy Policy, Managerial Economics, Engineering and Production Economics, Regional Modeling and Forecasting, Health Economics

College Service

  • Strategic Planning Committee 2007 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Ecological Economics 2007 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • International Journal of Continuing Engineering Education and Life-Long Learning 2007 - Present

    Role: Editor
  • International Journal of Information and Operations Management Education 2007 - Present

    Role: Editor
  • Journal of Business Valuation and Economic Loss Analysis 2007 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • Journal of Economics and Finance 2007 - Present

    Role: Reviewer

Public Service

  • The Augusta Chronicle 2007 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Kiwanis Club of Augusta 2007 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Mayor Deke Copenhaver's Economic Development Group 2007 - Present

    Role: Member