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Professorships, Fellowships & Chairs

Named professorships, fellowships and chairs allow the university to provide additional salary and research support needed to attract, retain, and recognize preeminent faculty, which in turn, benefits Northern's students and programs.

Endowed faculty positions, support in perpetuity, the outstanding excellence of specific university programs and assist the institution in recruiting and supporting the best teacher-scholars in the country.

For more information please contact Anthony D'Andrea, Director of Development and Senior Gift & Estate Planning Officer at (815) 753-1736.

 

Endowed Faculty Positions

The College of Business is honored to currently offer four endowed faculty positions:

  • Donald E. Kieso Endowed Chair in Accountancy
  • William Doyle Endowed Professorship in Accountancy
  • Jones, Diedrich, Mennie Endowed Professorship in Finance
  • KPMG Endowed Professorship in Accountancy

 

 

Professorships

Alta Via Consulting

Alta Via Consulting Professor
Dr. Douglas Clinton
Accountancy

Bill and Paula LeRoy

Bill and Paula LeRoy Professor
Dr. Christine Mooney
Management

Caterpillar

Caterpillar Professor
Dr. Natalie Churyk
Accountancy

Crowe Horwath

Crowe Horwath Professor
Dr. James Young
Accountancy

Deloitte

Deloitte Professor
Dr. Donald Tidrick
Accountancy

Enterprise Holding

Enterprise Holding Professor of Sales
Dr. Mark Groza
Marketing

Gaylen and Joanne Larson

Gaylen and Joanne Larson Professor
Dr. Rebecca Shortridge
Accountancy

Grant Thornton

Grant Thornton Professor
Dr. Timothy West
Accountancy

 

 

HSBC

HSBC Professor
Dr. Chih-Chen Lee
Accountancy

Donald and Donna Kieso

Kieso Professor
Dr. Katrina Mantzke
Accountancy

Kohl's Corporation

Kohl's Corporation Professor of Retail Marketing
Dr. Mark Rosenbaum
Marketing

KPMG LLP

KPMG Professor 
Dr. Pamela Smith
Accountancy

Northern Illinois University

Board of Trustees Professor
Dr. Pamela Smith
Accountancy

PwC

PwC Professor
Dr. David Sinason
Accountancy

Jim Thompson

Jim Thompson Professorship
Dr. Timothy Aurand
Marketing

White Lodging

White Lodging Professor of Sales
Dr. Robert Peterson
Marketing

 

 

 

Fellowships

Chris and Lorraine Millington

Chris and Lorraine Millington Research Fellow
Dr. Chuck Downing
OM&IS

Amanda Ferguson

Chris and Lorraine Millington

Chris and Lorraine Millington Research Fellow
Dr. Amanda Ferguson
Management

Nancy Russo

Chris and Lorraine Millington

Chris and Lorraine Millington Research Fellow
Dr. Nancy Russo
OM&IS

Mark Groza

Tony and Chris Speiser

Tony and Chris Speiser Research Fellow
Dr. Mark Groza
Marketing

Tammy Waymire

Dave and Joanne Weick

Dave and Joanne Weick Faculty Fellow
Dr. Tammy Waymire
Accountancy