Meet Our Faculty Economics Furman University

Faculty members in the Economics department are some of the very best the university has to offer. Their diverse areas of expertise allow students to study a wide array of subjects, and their congeniality, dedication to teaching, and concern for students are the primary reasons why economics is traditionally one of the most sought-after degrees at Furman. Our faculty members publish regularly in top academic journals and write articles on teaching economics to undergraduates.



Nathan Cook Furman University

Nathan Cook

Associate Professor and Chair
864.294.3026
nathaniel.cook@furman.edu
Jessica Hennessey Furman University

Jessica Hennessey

Associate Professor
864.294.3556
jessica.hennessey@furman.edu
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Jason Jones

Associate Professor
864.294.3024
jason.jones@furman.edu
Kailash Khandke Furman University

Kailash Khandke

Frederick W. Symmes Professor
864.294.3316 
kailash.khandke@furman.edu
Ken Peterson Furman University

Ken Peterson

John D. Hollingsworth, Jr., Professor and Dean of Faculty
864.294.3043
ken.peterson@furman.edu
Jessica Sauve-Syed Furman University

Jessica Sauve-Syed

Assistant Professor
864.294.3187
jessica.sauve-syed@furman.edu
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Jeffrey Yankow

David C. Garrett, Jr. Professor
864.294.3321
 

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M. Taha Kasim

Assistant Professor
864.294.2621



 

Robert E. Hughes Assistant Professor
864.294.2630

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Robert E. Hughes  Assistant Professor
864.294.2631



 

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