Simon Medcalfe

Program Director

Simon Medcalfe

Program Director


Academic Appointment(s)

James M. Hull College of Business
Department of Hull College of Business

James M. Hull College of Business

Department of The Graduate School

The Graduate School

Other Duties

Cree-Walker Chair in the Hull College of Business, Hull College of Business

  • (706) 667-4541
  • AH N125


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

  • MS, Finance University of Leicester, 1998

  • BA, Economics University of Leicester, 1991


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

Awards & Honors

  • Educational Innovation Award Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence, 2018

  • Outstanding Faculty Award James M. Hull College of Business, 2018

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

  • Outstanding Educator Award Federation of Business Disciplines, 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ECON 2105

  • ECON 4106

    Firm & Industry Studies
  • ECON 1810

    Intro to Economics
  • ECON 6800

    National & Inter. Econ for Mgt
  • WMBA 6030

    Global and Inter. Business
  • ECON 3106

    Intermediate Microecon


Selected Recent Publications

  • Empirical and computational approaches to collective choice: Introduction to a special issue, 2024
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Constructing and Validating a Best-Fit Economic Well-Being Index for U.S. Counties: A Tiebout Model Approach, 2024
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Behavioral Responses to Sporting Contest Design: A Review of the Literature, 2024
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Residential Segregation as a Policy Priority to Address Racial Disparities in Health: A Multilevel Analysis , 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Racial Residential Segregation and COVID-19 Vaccine Uptake: An Analysis of Georgia USA County-Level Data, 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

College Service

  • Beta Gamma Sigma 2016 - 2021

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • MBA Student Association 2015 - 2019

    Role: Faculty Advisor

University Service

  • Sport Management Search Committee 2023 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Promotion and Tenure 2022 - 2024

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Public Choice 2022 - 2024

    Role: Editor
  • North American Case Research Association 2017 - 2020

    Role: Board of Directors of a Company
  • Federation of Business Disciplines Journal 2012 - 2015

    Role: Editorial Review Board Member

Public Service

  • Augusta City Commission 2023

    Role: Guest Speaker