Jeffrey Zimmerman

Dean, College of Business; Professor, Economics and Finance

Phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2117

Cell Phone: N/A

Email: jazimmerman@indianatech.edu

Office: Cunningham Business Center, Room 170B


Class Information

Fall 2014

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College/School

College of Business


Academic Advisor Roles

Sigma Beta Delta, College of Business students


Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D., Economics (1991), Purdue University, Fields: Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics, Financial Economics, International Trade and Finance, Econometrics
  • M.S., Economics (1988), Purdue University, Fields: Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics, Financial Economics, International Trade and Finance, Econometrics
  • M.A., Economics (1986), West Virginia University, Fields: Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics, International Trade and Finance, Econometrics
  • B.S., Computer Science and Economics (1984), State University of New York at Albany

Professional Experience

  • Indiana Tech, Fort Wayne, IN 2011-present. Dean, College of Business, Professor of Economics and Finance
  • Methodist University, Fayetteville, NC 1994 – 2011. Dean, Reeves School of Business & Economics, 2004-2011. Department Head for Business Programs 2001-2004 Professor of Economics & Finance, 1999-2011. Associate Professor of Economics and Finance, 1996-1999. Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance, 1994-1996.
  • Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY 1992-1994. Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance.
  • Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY 1991-1992. Assistant Professor of Economics.
  • University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 1990-1991. Assistant Professor of Economics, 1990-1991.

Selected Publications/Presentations

  • “Household Debts Levels, Disposable Income, and Personal Bankruptcy,” Business Economics Institute International Conference Proceedings, December, 2008.
  • “Experiential Learning Using Business Concepts,” American Society of Business and Behavioral Sciences 14th Annual Conference Proceedings, February, 2007.
  • “Experiential Learning: In the Classroom and in the Community,” American Society of Business and Behavioral Sciences 13th Annual Conference Proceedings, February, 2006.
  • “Perceptions of Gender: Does It Effect Audience Receptivity?” American Society of Business and Behavioral Sciences 12th Annual Conference Proceedings, February, 2005.
  • “From Good to Great Through Games and Experiences,” Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs Sixteenth Annual Conference Proceedings, June, 2004.
  • “Penalties and Exclusion in the Rescheduling and Forgiveness of International Loans,” (with J.A. Carlson and A. M. Husian), Purdue University Economics Working Paper Series, WP215.
  • “Debt Reduction and New Loans: A Contracting Perspective,” (with J.A. Carlson and A.M. Husian), International Monetary Fund Working Paper, WP/97/95.
  • “Debt, Deficits, and Long-term Rates,” Studies In Economics and Finance, Spring, 1997

Additional Information

  • Financial Executives International Member (FEI): Fort Wayne Chapter Member.
  • Rotary International: Fort Wayne Downtown Club Member.
  • Public Service Credit Union: Board Member-Treasurer.