Simon Medcalfe

Program Director

Simon Medcalfe

Program Director

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

James M. Hull College of Business

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

Other Duties

Cree-Walker Chair in the Hull College of Business

  • (706) 667-4541
  • AH N125

Education

  • Ph.D., Business/Managerial Economics Lehigh University, 2006

  • MS, Finance, General University of Leicester, 1998

  • BA, Economics, General University of Leicester, 1991

Certifications

  • Certificate in Economic Measurement National Association of Business Economics, 2010

Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Service Award The Graduate School, Augusta University, 2016

  • Outstanding Educator Award Federation of Business Disciplines, 2016

  • Outstanding Teaching Award (Nomination) 2012

  • Distinguished Paper Award McGraw-Hill/Irwin SouthwestCase Research Association, 2012

  • Beta Gamma Sigma, 2011

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ECON 2106

    Microeconomics
  • ECON 6800

    National & Inter. Econ for Mgt
  • BUSA 4990

    Undergraduate Research
  • ECON 2105

    Macroeconomics

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Economic Impact Analysis of the Economy Downstream of J. Strom Thurmond Dam in Response to Changes in Flow, 2017
    Research Report
  • The Savannah River Site: Economic Impact and Workforce Transition, 2017
    Research Report
  • Further Evidence on the Geographical Concentration of Venture Capital Investments, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Are Bidders in Auctions Anchored by their Bidder Number?, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • A Downtown Stadium for the Augusta GreenJackets Baseball Team, 2016
    Written Case with Instructional Material

College Service

  • Faculty Assembly 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Pre-Tenure Review 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Beta Gamma Sigma 2016 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • MBA Student Association 2015 - Present

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Promotion and Tenure 2016 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • INSTEP Faculty Task Force Consultant Group 2016 - Present

    Role: Task Force Member
  • BAITUR 2014 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member
  • 2015

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Consolidation Review Team 2014 - 2014

    Role: Committee Member
  • Alumni Weekend 2014

    Role: Guest Speaker

Professional Service

  • North American Case Research Association 2017 - Present

    Role: Board of Directors of a Company
  • Federation of Business Disciplines Journal 2012 - Present

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member
  • Local Economic Analysis and Research Network (LEARN) Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta 2012 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Southwest Case Research Association - 2017

    Role: Reviewer, Conference Paper
  • NACRA 2017 - 2017

    Role: Other

Public Service

  • Columbia County Chamber of Commerce 2017

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Citizens for Nuclear Technology Awareness 2017

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Savannah River Site Community Reuse Organization 2017

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • North Augusta Chamber of Commerce 2017

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Young Professionals of Augusta 2017

    Role: Guest Speaker