Leadership

Dean Susan Perles Gilbert, Ph.D.

Susan GilbertDr. Susan Gilbert was named dean of Mercer University's Stetson School of Business and Economics on April 1, 2013. Prior to her appointment at Mercer, she served as dean of the School of Business and Technology at Thomas Edison State University in Trenton, N.J., where she helped lead the school to a 14 percent increase in enrollment and launched two new MBA programs. Before joining Thomas Edison, Dr. Gilbert served as associate dean ofthe business school at Rutgers, overseeing full-time and part-time MBA programs.

For 20 years, Dr. Gilbert served on the faculty and was an associate dean at Emory's Goizueta School of Business, where she won numerous teaching awards, was director of academic programs, and provided academic and administrative oversight for Emory's evening MBA program. From 2001 to 2005, she was a member of the President's Commission on the Status of Women at Emory, serving as chair for two years.

After earning her Ph.D. in economics from the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Gilbert began her corporate career at AT&T, working in the marketing strategy and finance departments. She also graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a bachelor of arts degree in economics from Binghamton University in New York.

Steven R. McClung, Ph.D.
Associate Dean, Macon
Associate Professor of Marketing
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Julie Petherbridge, Ph.D.
Associate Dean of Graduate Programs
Associate Professor of Accounting
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Jamie Thomas
Administrative Assistant to the Dean
678.547.6177
thomas_jd@mercer.edu

Kurstie Hemstreet
Administrative Assistant, Macon
478.301.2832
hemstreet_kl@mercer.edu

Danielle Teaque
Administrative Coordiator, Atlanta
678.547.6161
teaque_dm@mercer.edu

Theatis Anderson
Director of Admissions
678.547.6421
anderson_t@mercer.edu


Brittny Myers
Admissions Counselor, Atlanta
678.547.6159
myers_bn@mercer.edu


Arthur Kent
Assistant Dean, Atlanta
Undergraduate Program Director, Atlanta and Regional Academic Centers
678.547.6173
kent_ap@mercer.edu


Dr. Nicholas Marudas
Director of Master of Accountancy Program, Atlanta
678.547.6297
marudas_np@mercer.edu


Dr. Laura Morrow
Director of Master of Business Administration Programs, Atlanta
678.547.6234
morrow_lw@mercer.edu


Dr. Jeff Gilbert
Director of Master of Science in Business Analytics Program, Atlanta
678.547.6112
gilbert_jd@mercer.edu


Carl Collins
Director of Graduate Admissions and Academic Advising Services, Macon
478.301.2835
collins_rc@mercer.edu


Donna Terrill
Director of Academic Advising Services, Macon
478.301.2140
terrill_dw@mercer.edu

Anam Wahidi
Director of Career Management Services, Atlanta
678.547.6386
wahidi_a@mercer.edu

Brian Greer
Director of Development - Stetson School of Business and Economics
678.547.6392
greer_jb@mercer.edu

Sharon Lim Harle
Assistant Vice President for Alumni Services and Special Events
678.547.6420
lim_s@mercer.edu