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Dr. Tim Vines

Associate Professor of Finance

"Write it down, even if you know it can be improved."

Degrees Held:

  • PhD – University of Tennessee, 1992
  • MBA – Northeast Louisiana University, 1984
  • BBA – Northeast Louisiana University, 1982

Career Highlights:

Chair, Department of Economics and Finance, 1996-1999 and 2015-present

In which online degree program do you teach?

MBA – Finance

Which classes do you teach online?

FIN 701: Financial Management; FIN 730: Financial Markets and Institution; FIN 710: Contemporary Investments

Why did you start teaching?

It is fun.

What's the best advice that you ever received?

Write it down, even if you know it can be improved.

What's the best advice that you could give your students?

Don't wait for someone else to ask your question.

What is the one book you think everyone should read?

The Civil War by Shelby Foote.

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