Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

David Roberts

First Name
David
Last Name
Roberts
David Roberts
Job Title
Professor Emeritus
Location
McGowan Building
Phone
831.647.4156

Professor Roberts teaches Economics, Money, Banking and International Finance, Decision Science, and Modeling and Forecasting.  He has taught at the State University of New York, Howard University, Naval Postgraduate School, and the University of Southern California.  He has also lectured in the U.S., Europe, Africa, and Asia.  He was a visiting financial economist at the National Credit Union Administration in Washington, DC, and is an active member of several professional organizations including the American Economic Association and the American Statistical Association.

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Expertise

Economic theory, modeling and forecasting, monetary policy

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Education

PhD, Economics, University of Southern California; MA, Economics, California State University, Los Angeles; BA, Economics, California State University, Northridge

Faculty Type
Faculty Emeritus
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Steve Landry

First Name
Steve
Last Name
Landry
Steve Landry
Job Title
Professor Emeritus
Location
McGowan Building
Phone
831.647.6407

Professor Landry has taught at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hong Kong Baptist University and the University of Colorado at Boulder. He was program controller for the Ford Aerospace and Communications Corporation, held various cost accounting positions for the Hewlett-Packard company, and various production management positions for Proctor & Gamble.

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Expertise

Cost accounting, financial and management accounting, financial auditing, government and non-profit accounting

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Education

PdD, MBA, Accounting, University of Colorado, Boulder; BS, General Engineering, US Military Academy, West Point

Publications

"Moving from Bricks and Mortar to Clicks and Mortar?  Strategic Structuring Issues to Consider to Preserve and Maximize Shareholder Wealth"
"Integrating Strategic and Financial Planning for Nonprofit Organizations"
"The Changing Role of Management Accountants in a Customer-Focused, Quality Driven and Value-Added World"
"Doing Business with The Peoples' Republic of China:  How to Steer Clear of Dangerous Legal Pitfalls"

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Faculty Emeritus
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Leonard Lane

First Name
Leonard
Last Name
Lane
Job Title
Adjunct Professor

Professor Lane is currently president of an international strategy development consulting firm.  Previously, he served as Vice President for Global Strategy; President, Partner and Director of Strategic Development Group; Executive Vice President of Alaska International Air; Assistant to the Chairman at Alaska Airlines; and Senior Consultant at Peat, Marwick Mitchell.

Expertise

Leadership development, organizational structuring, strategic planning

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Adjunct Faculty
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Eli Zelkha

First Name
Eli
Last Name
Zelkha
Job Title
Adjunct Professor
Location
McCone Building

Eli Zelkha teaches entrepreneurship, venture capital and strategy at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies, Graduate School of Middlebury College.  He also lectures on Scenario Planning and Uncertainty at Stanford University School of Engineering. He is currently General Partner at Concepto Ventures (London/Madrid).

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Expertise

Venture capital, corporate strategy, art of failure, start-ups, entrepreneurship, mergers & acquisitions, technology.

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Education

Eli holds an MBA from Stanford School of Business ('85) and a BA from Colgate University. He speaks four languages (Arabic, Farsi, French, Dari).

Publications

He is the author of numerous published articles including, “The Copyright Question: Making The Net Safe And Profitable For Copyright Content” (PC Week) and “Exploring the Multi-medium” (Internet World), "From Devices to 'Ambient Intelligence'”, "Scenarios for the Future of Consumer Electronics",  "The Future of TV" and "Imagining the Future of Digital Displays."

Faculty Type
Adjunct Faculty
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Ernest J. Scalberg

First Name
Ernest
Last Name
Scalberg
Ernest J. Scalberg
Job Title
Research Professor and Director of the GLOBE Center
Location
Casa Fuente Building
Phone
831.647.4148
Language(s)
Español

Ernest J. Scalberg was Dean of the Fisher Graduate School of International Business and Associate Vice President at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies from 2001-2009.  During his tenure, the Fisher International MBA program was awarded accreditation by AACSB International and has been included in MBA rankings by the Financial Times, Princeton Review, and Beyond Grey Pinstripes.  Dr.

Faculty Program Tags
Expertise

Globalization/localization of products and services, global leadership, leadership development, organizational behavior

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Education

PhD, Higher Education and Organizational Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles; MA, Higher Education Administration, University of Denver; BS, Social Science and Psychology, Southern Oregon University

Selected Publications

Scalberg, Ernest J. "Responsible Leadership and Governance in Global Business: The Role of Business Education."  In J. Doh and S. Stumpf (eds.). Handbook of Responsible Leadership and Governance in Global Business.  Edward Elgar (2005), pp. 380-392.

Scalberg, Ernest J. "Lessons from China." Selections, I, 1 (Spring, 2001), pp. 6-13.

Scalberg, Ernest J. "The Expanding Market for Business Education in Asia", Selections, X, 1 (Autumn, 1993), pp. 36-39.

Scalberg, Ernest J. "Business and Management Education at the Postsecondary Level." In Alkin, Marvin C. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Educational Research. (6th Ed.) American Educational Research Association:  MacMillan Publishing Co., 1992.

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Eddine Dahel

First Name
Eddine
Last Name
Dahel
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Job Title
Associate Professor
Location
McCone Building
Phone
831.647.4602
Language(s)
العربية
Français

Professor Dahel was a faculty member in the Department of Information Systems and Operations Management at the University of Toledo, Ohio.  He has also taught at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Central Michigan University.

Expertise

International supply chain management, logistics, management science, operations management

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Education

PhD, Management Sciences, MBA, Operations Management, Illinois Institute of Technology; BS, Business, Université de Constantine, Algeria

Publications

"Optimizing Routing Decisions in Crossdocking Distribution Systems"
"Vendor Selection and Order Quantity Allocation in Volume Discount Environments"
"A Multiobjective Mixed Integer Program for Procurement Decisions with Volume Discounts"
"Design of Cellular Manufacturing Systems in Tandem Configuration"
"Local and Centralized Purchasing Constructs under Demand Capacity Quality and Lead Time Constraints"

Faculty Type
Regular Faculty
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Kevin McGibben

First Name
Kevin
Last Name
McGibben
Job Title
Adjunct Professor

Kevin McGibben is Founder & CEO of 32 South, Inc. and McGibben International, Inc. (MI). Founded in 2001, MI is a telecommunications equipment provider to telecom operating companies in the Americas.  In parallel with MI, McGibben founded 32 South, Inc. in 2007.  32 South is an International Market Development consultancy that assists established companies to expand their business into Latin America.  McGibben is also a Co-Founder and Board Advisor of a newly licensed VOIP Services Provider in South Africa, PrimeTel (PTY) Ltd.

Expertise

Globalization/localization of products and services, global strategic development, international marketing, market development, strategic marketing

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Adjunct Faculty
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Hillel Maximon

First Name
Hillel
Last Name
Maximon
Job Title
Adjunct Professor

Professor Maximon has been a management consultant to small manufacturers and service organizations since 1972.  He specializes in the development and implementation of financial and cost accounting systems, as well as in production and inventory control.  He has consulted in the ongoing development and implementation of workshops for junior and senior lending officers of major banks' and insurance companies' real estate divisions.  He has taught programs for Chemical Bank, CiciBank, and Travelers Insurance Company.  In addition, he has taught courses at Columbia Univeristy, New York Univer

Expertise

Financial and management accounting, financial statement analysis, real estate finance

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Adjunct Faculty

Canri Chan

First Name
Canri
Last Name
Chan
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Job Title
Professor of Accounting
Location
McCone Building, Room 218
Phone
831.647.6501
Language(s)
中文

Professor Chan has teaching experience at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and international work experience in the banking industry in Hong Kong.  Her PhD dissertation, entitled "International Transfer Pricing: A Comparison of Two Models," examined various managerial, financial, and international aspects of transfer pricing in multinational corporations.  Prof. Chan's ongoing research interests focus on various international accounting-related issues including tax rates, exchange rates and government regulations.  Prof.

Expertise

Financial Reporting & Analysis, Financial Statement Fraud Detection, Forensic Accounting, Fraud Examination, Fraud Risk Management

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Education

PhD, Accounting, Flinders University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia; MS, Accounting, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia; BBA with honors, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hawaii, USA; CPA (State of Colorado)

Publications

"Effects of Exchange Rates on International Transfer Pricing Decisions"
"Tax Rates, Incentives and Transfer Pricing Choice"
"International Transfer Pricing: A Comparison of Two Models"
"Doing Business with the Peoples' Republic of China: How to Steer Clear of Dangerous Legal Pitfalls"
"The Changing Role of Management Accountants in a Customer-Focused, Quality-Driven and Value-Added World"

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Regular Faculty
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Janet Marks

First Name
Janet
Last Name
Marks
Job Title
Adjunct Professor

Professor Marks currently works as a consultant, specializing in the selection and use of assessments to help individuals and organizations to realize their desired outcomes.  Her research is focused on viewing an organization strategically, understanding the behaviors and motivations of individuals, developing structures and processes that build and sustain the organization's culture, and creating cohesive teams to support the organization's mission and objectives.

Expertise

Anthropology, cross cultural communication, leadership development, organizational behavior

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Adjunct Faculty

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