Chairs and Professorships

Dr. Balbir Bhasin
International Perspective

Thanks to an endowed professorship, international business scholar Dr. Balbir Bhasin now calls UAFS home

“It was a big deal; it made a big difference,” says Dr. Balbir Bhasin of the Ross Pendergraft Endowed Professorship that helped bring him to the University of Arkansas – Fort Smith this fall to teach international business and, ultimately, to develop an international business program. Read more...



Dr. Amelia Baldwin


A Renowned Expert

Dr. Amelia Baldwin was highly recruited but the Neal Pendergraft Professorship of Accounting made her decision easier

Dr. Amelia Baldwin has taught accounting for more than 20 years at universities in the United States, Australia, and Thailand. With over 40 refereed articles published, she is a renowned expert in the fields of cost and managerial accounting. Read more…



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Joel R. Stubblefiled Endowed Chair of Business

This position is currently vacant.