Meet Our Faculty

Gabriel Martinez, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Business and Economics and Chair of the Business Department
Gabriel Martinez, Ph.D.
Education: B.A.I.S., University of South Carolina; M.A., University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., University of Notre Dame
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 2056
Office Phone: (239) 280-1611
Fax: (239) 280-1637
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Catherine Pakaluk, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Economics
Catherine Pakaluk, Ph.D.
Education: B.A., University of Pennsylvania; A.M., Harvard University; Ph.D., Harvard University.
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 2049
Office Phone: (239) 280-4703
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Frank Shepard, D.P.S.

Associate Professor of Business
Frank Shepard, D.P.S.
Education: Doctorate in Professional Studies - Finance and International Economics, Pace University;  M.B.A. - Finance, Columbia University;  B.S. - Accounting, Bentley College;  Certification: Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 2020
Office Phone: (239) 304-7345
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Mary Hunt

Assistant Professor of Business & Psychology and Internship Coordinator
Mary Hunt
Education: B.A., Political Science & Spanish, Wellesley College; M.B.A., Marketing, Washington University; M.S., Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology; Ph.D. (candidate), Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 2030
Office Phone: (239) 304-7128
Fax: (239) 280-1637

Michael New, Ph.D.

Visiting Associate Professor
Education: B.A. Government, and Economics Modified with Mathematics, Dartmouth College; M.S., Statistics, Stanford University; Ph.d., Political Science, Stanford University. 
Office: Canizaro Library 219
Office Phone: (239) 280-1569

Ubiratan Rezende, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Business
Office: Henkels Academic Building 2055
Office Phone: (239) 280-1631

John Henry Pakaluk, M.S.

Adjunct Professor of Economics

Dorothy Thompson, M.S., C.P.A.

Assistant Professor of Business
Dorothy Thompson, M.S., C.P.A.
Education: Bachelor in Business Administration – Accounting, Texas Woman’s University; Master of Science in Accounting and Master of Science in Finance, University of Texas at Dallas
Certification: Certified Public Accountant
Office: Henkels Academic Bldg. 2052
Office Phone: (239) 280-1662
Fax: (239) 280-1637