Faculty & Research Interests

Paul Berry, MBA
Department Head/Associate Professor
Accounting pedagogy, merger and acquisitions, and financial intermediation.
Tel. 364-2330 pberry@mta.ca
M. Nauman Farooqi, PhD
Dean of Business & Social Sciences/Academic Integrity Officer/Professor Hawala - Informal Value Transfer Systems (IVTS), Entrepreneurship and experiential learning pedagogy.
Tel. 364-2304 nfarooqi@mta.ca

Victoria Hanebury Fraser, MBA
Assistant Professor
Micro level influences on organizational behaviour, gender in organizations, women as leaders, general leadership theory, and management of change.  

Judith Holton,  PhD
Associate Professor. (on special leave, Fall term)
Leadership development; organizational complexity and change: informal networks, learning and innovation in knowledge work; building organizational trust and collaboration; research methodology.
Tel. 364-2666 jholton@mta.ca

Jane Mullen, PhD
Professor (on sabbatical in Winter term)
Occupational health and safety; workplace aggression; workplace stress, health and well being. Teaching in the areas of Organizational Behaviour, Human Resource Management, and Workplace Health and Safety.
Tel. 364-2573 jmullen@mta.ca

Rachelle Pascoe-Deslaurier, PhD

Assistant Professor, Commerce and Women’s & Gender Studies, (on sabbatical in Fall term)
Job quality, organizational restructuring, job design, workplace innovation, downsizing and layoff practices & policies, employment transitions, active and passive labour market programs, cross-national comparative research. (on leave until January, 2021)

Tel: 364-2333 rpascoedeslauriers@mta.ca
Rosemary Polegato, PhD
Professor, 3M National Teaching Fellow, (on sabbatical in Fall term)
Research interests: Arts and culture sector; audience engagement; effectiveness of pedagogical approaches: community-based learning, experiential learning, metacognition, transformative education, and creativity.
Teaching: Consumer Behaviour, Arts and Culture Management, Arts and Culture Marketing, Global Marketing, Social Media Marketing.
Tel. 364-2322 rpolegat@mta.ca

Carol Pomare,
Associate Professor
Research interests: Management control systems, public disclosure and market based accounting, joint audit, and investment strategies.
Teaching: Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Taxation, Corporate Finance.
Tel. 364-2203 cpomare@mta.ca

Saikat Sarkar, PhD
Assistant Professor
Forecasting stock and modelling volatility, asset pricing, and income inequality
Tel. 939-2230 ssarkar@mta.ca

Peter Sianchuk, MBA
Associate Professor
Marketing strategy; planning and communications; and case research that examines business issues relating to small and medium sized enterprises (SME).
Tel. 364-2328 psianchuk@mta.ca

Brent White, MSc
Associate Professor
Public sector accountability, particularly the role of legislative auditors and their practice of value-for-money audit; auditor independence; historical development of public sector auditing; behavioral aspects of accounting.
Teaching: Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Advanced Accounting, Accounting Theory, Introduction to Auditing, and Management Information Systems.
Tel. 364-2308 bwhite@mta.ca

To find out more about the Commerce faculty at Mount Allison, read the Know your Professor feature.

Part-time Faculty

Arnot Coish
Bruce Jones 
Tom Machum
Ann Richard


Alison L. Estabrooks
Office Supervisor
Tel. 364-2326 aestabrooks@mta.ca 

Jessalyn Hart
Administrative Assistant
Tel. 364-2204  jehart@mta.ca
Rebecca Leaman
Career Services   
Tel. 364-2292   rleaman@mta.ca
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