Mark A Stephens
Dr. Stephens assists the Provost in accomplishing goals of the University's central academic division. He supervises Graduate Studies Administration and the operations of the International Education and Career Services Offices, along with the operation of the Appalachian Center for Craft. Dr. Stephens oversees the University's faculty development programs and Honors Program.
Experience Tennessee Tech, Professor, 1980-present Department Chair, 2000-present Co-Director of World Cultures and Business Program TTU Coordinator for the Magellan Exchange Research Interests Structural adjustment and its impact on domestic economic performance, United States trade policy and its effects on developing countries, economics of environmental policy Service Former Faculty Senate President Member, Curriculum Committee Member, Academic Council Member, University Planning Committee Member, International Affairs Committee Member, Graduate Faculty Awards College of Business Administration Curtis Kinslow Award for Excellence in Teaching Member, Beta Gamma Sigma Member, Omicron Delta Epsilon Education Ph.D., Economics, The University of Tennessee, 1985