Business Experts

Below is a list of UDM experts in the area of Business. Feel free to contact our faculty directly. For assistance contacting faculty or arranging interviews, please call UDM's Media Relations office at 313-993-1254. Please note that the views of these experts are their own and may not reflect the views of their colleagues or the University of Detroit Mercy.

Phone area code is 313 except where noted. If you are conducting an in-person interview in the expert's office, be sure to ask faculty members on which campus they are located.

Accounting experts

Accounting

Jeanne David (BA)

Phone: 993-3325
davidjm@udmercy.edu

Robert Hutchinson (BA)

Phone: 993-1161
hutchirl@udmercy.edu

Rose Yang (BA)

Phone: 993-3327
Fang.yang@udmercy.edu

Cost Accounting

Robert Hutchinson (BA)

Phone: 993-1161
hutchirl@udmercy.edu

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Auto Industry experts

Asian Auto Industry

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Automobiles

John Staudenmaier (AD)

Phone: 993-3391
staudejm@udmercy.edu

Cost Accounting

Robert Hutchinson (BA)

Phone: 993-1161
hutchirl@udmercy.edu

Design

Darrell Kleinke

Phone: 993-1140
kleined@udmercy.edu

Economics of . . .

Michael DiGiovanni (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1097
digiorme@udmercy.edu

Manufacturing

Leo Hanifin (ES)

Phone: 993-1216
hanifinl@udmercy.edu

Marketing of . . .

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Mass Production Systems

John Staudenmaier (AD)

Phone: 993-3391
staudejm@udmercy.edu

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General experts

Administration

Gerald Cavanagh (BA)

Phone: 993-1195
cavanagf@udmercy.edu

AIDS in the Workplace

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

Business Education

Mary Ann Hazen (BA)

Phone: 993-3356
Maryann.hazen@udmercy.edu

Business Turnaround Management

Kenneth Kuna (BA)

Phone: 993-1232
kunakj@udmercy.edu

Consumers

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Corporate bankruptcy

Maggie Xu (BA)

Phone: 993-1225
xumi@udmercy.edu

Cultural Training andamp; Foreign Languages

Lara Wasner (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1191
wasnerle@udmercy.edu

Drug Testing

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

Entrepreneurship

Ram Kesavan (BA)

Phone: 993-1115
kesavar@udmercy.edu

Jonathan Weaver (BA)

Phone: 993-3372
weaverjm@udmercy.edu

Ethics

Gerald Cavanagh (BA)

Phone: 993-1195
cavanagf@udmercy.edu

Many Ann Hazen (BA)

Phone: 993-3356
Maryann.hazen@udmercy.edu

Foreign Languages

Lara Wasner (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1191
wasnerle@udmercy.edu

Fundraising

Greg Cascione (LA&E)

Phone: 578-0325
casciogl@udmercy.edu

History of Financial Markets

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

International Business

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

International Business Education

Roxann Alonzo (ES)

Phone: 993-3371
alonzort@udmercy.edu

International Economics

Harry Veryser (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6235
verysehc@udmercy.edu

Labor Relations

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

Management

Gerald Cavanagh (BA)

Phone: 993-1195
cavanagf@udmercy.edu

Thomas Mawhinney (BA)

Phone: 993-1084
Thomas.mawhinney@udmercy.edu

Harry Veryser (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6235
verysehc@udmercy.edu

Larry Zeff (BA)

Phone: 993-1179
Lawrence.zeff@udmercy.edu

Manufacturing costs

Robert Hutchinson (BA)

Phone: 993-1161
hutchirl@udmercy.edu

Marketing

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Mary Higby (BA)

Phone: 993-1117
higbym@udmercy.edu

Merging Corporate Cultures

Thomas Mawhinney (BA)

Phone: 993-1084
mawhintc@udmercy.edu

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

Money in Capital Markets

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

Not-for-Profit

Greg Cascione (LA&E)

Phone: 578-0325
casciogl@udmercy.edu

Organizational Theory

Mary Ann Hazen (BA)

Phone: 993-3356
hazenma@udmercy.edu

Lawrence Zeff (BA)

Phone: 993-1179
zeffl@udmercy.edu

Public Policy

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

Retailing

Mary Higby (BA)

Phone: 993-1117
higbym@udmercy.edu

Small Business

Ram Kesavan (BA)

Phone: 993-1115
kesavar@udmercy.edu

Social Values in Business

Gerald Cavanagh (BA)

Phone: 993-1195
cavanagf@udmercy.edu

Omid Sabbaghi (BA)

Phone: 993-1172
Omid.sabbaghi@udmercy.edu

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

Stock Market Analysis

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

Time Management

Lawrence Zeff (BA)

Phone: 993-1179
zeffl@udmercy.edu

Violence in the Workplace

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

Women in Management

Mary Ann Hazen (BA)

Phone: 993-3356
hazenma@udmercy.edu

World Affairs

Suk Kim (BA)

Phone: 993-1264
kimsuk@udmercy.edu

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

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Economics experts

Comparative Economic Analysis

Harry Veryser (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6235
verysehc@udmercy.edu

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

Development

Raphael Shen (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1738
shenrs@udmercy.edu

Eastern Europe

Raphael Shen (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1738
shenrs@udmercy.edu

Economic Ideas

Harry Veryser (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6235
verysehc@udmercy.edu

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

Economic Policy

Joseph G. Eisenhauer (BA)

Phone: 993-1204
joseph.eisenhauer@udmercy.edu

Economics

Leonard J. Kloft (BA)

Phone: 993-1200
Leonard.kloft@udmercy.edu

Harry Veryser (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6235
verysehc@udmercy.edu

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

Financial Planning

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

International Economics

Harry Veryser (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6235
verysehc@udmercy.edu

Japanese Economy

Stephen Manning (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1087
mannings@udmercy.edu

Harry Veryser (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6235
verysehc@udmercy.edu

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

Systems and Resources

Raphael Shen (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1738
shenrs@udmercy.edu

Trade Cycle

Harry Veryser (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6235
verysehc@udmercy.edu

U.S. Economy

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

Joseph G. Eisenhauer (BA)

Phone: 993-1204
joseph.eisenhauer@udmercy.edu

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Finance experts

Corporate Finance

Omid Sabbaghi (BA)

Phone: 993-1172
omid.sabbaghi@udmercy.edu

Equity and Bond Market

Omid Sabbaghi (BA)

Phone: 993-1172
omid.sabbaghi@udmercy.edu

Equity and Bond Market

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

Hedge Funds

Maggie Xu (BA)

Phone: 993-1225
xumi@udmercy.edu

International Finance

Suk Kim (BA)

Phone: 993-1264
kimsuk@udmercy.edu

Investments

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

Omid Sabbaghi (BA)

Phone: 993-1172
omid.sabbaghi@udmercy.edu

Maggie Xu (BA)

Phone: 993-1225
xumi@udmercy.edu

Personal Finance

Phone:

Stock Market

Joseph Weglarz (LA&E)

Phone: 586-263-6276
weglarzj@udmercy.edu

Omid Sabbaghi (BA)

Phone: 993-1172
omid.sabbaghi@udmercy.edu

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Labor experts

Absenteeism

Thomas Mawhinney (BA)

Phone: 993-1084
mawhintc@udmercy.edu

Collective Bargining

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

Labor Relations

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

Motivation

Thomas Mawhinney (BA)

Phone: 993-1084
mawhintc@udmercy.edu

Unions/Strikes

Michael Whitty (BA)

Phone: 248-703-9009
whittymd@udmercy.edu

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Management Information Systems experts

Computer Industry

Dan Shoemaker (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1170
shoemadp@udmercy.edu

General

Mithu Bhattacharya (BA)

Phone: 993-1224
Mithu.bhattacharya@udmercy.edu

International Software Education

Dan Shoemaker (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1170
shoemadp@udmercy.edu

Software Engineering and Education

Dan Shoemaker (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1170
shoemadp@udmercy.edu

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Manufacturing experts

Inventory Management

Mithu Bhattacharya (BA)

Phone: 993-1224
Mithu.bhattacharya@udmercy.edu

ISO Training

Dan Shoemaker (LA&E)

Phone: 993-1170
shoemadp@udmercy.edu

Manufacturing

Leo Hanifin (ES)

Phone: 993-1216
hanifinl@udmercy.edu

Mostafa Mehrabi

Phone: 993-1656
mostafme@udmercy.edu

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Marketing experts

Advertising Effectiveness

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Consumer Behavior

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Consumer Protection

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Direct Marketing

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Marketing

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Ram Kesavan (BA)

Phone: 993-1115
Ram.kesavan@udmercy.edu

Mary Higby (BA)

Phone: 993-1117
higbym@udmercy.edu

Movie Merchandising

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Purchasing Behavior

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Mary Higby (BA)

Phone: 993-1117
higbym@udmercy.edu

Service Quality

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Small Business

Ram Kesavan (BA)

Phone: 993-1115
kesavar@udmercy.edu

Sports

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

Teen Buying Behavior

Mary Higby (BA)

Phone: 993-1117
higbym@udmercy.edu

Tobacco Advertising

Michael Bernacchi (BA)

Phone: 993-1116

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Taxes experts

Appeals

Michael Skaff (ES)

Phone: 993-1063
skaffms@udmercy.edu

Property Tax Appraisals

Michael Skaff (ES)

Phone: 993-1063
skaffms@udmercy.edu

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World Affairs experts

North Korea

Suk Hi Kim (BA)

Phone: 993-1264
suk.kim@udmercy.edu

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