Simon Medcalfe

Program Director

Simon Medcalfe

Program Director

Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

James M. Hull College of Business
Department of Hull College of Business

James M. Hull College of Business

Administration
Department of The Graduate School

The Graduate School

Other Duties

Program Director

Cree-Walker Chair in the Hull College of Business, Hull College of Business

Cree-Walker Chair in the Hull College of Business

  • (706) 667-4541
  • AH N125

Education

  • Ph.D., Business Economics Lehigh University, 2006

  • MS, Finance University of Leicester, 1998

  • BA, Economics University of Leicester, 1991

Certifications

  • Certificate in Economic Measurement National Association of Business Economics, 2010

Awards & Honors

  • Educational Innovation Award Office of Faculty Development and Teaching Excellence, 2018

  • Outstanding Faculty Award James M. Hull College of Business, 2018

  • Distinguished Service Award The Graduate School, Augusta University, 2016

  • Outstanding Educator Award Federation of Business Disciplines, 2016

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ECON 4106

    Firm & Industry Studies
  • ECON 1810

    Intro to Economics
  • ECON 6800

    National & Inter. Econ for Mgt
  • WMBA 6030

    Global and Inter. Business
  • ECON 3106

    Intermediate Microecon
  • ECON 2105

    Macroeconomics
  • ECON 4990

    Undergraduate Research

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Behavioral Responses to Sporting Contest Design: A Review of the Literature, 2024
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Residential Segregation as a Policy Priority to Address Racial Disparities in Health: A Multilevel Analysis , 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Racial Residential Segregation and COVID-19 Vaccine Uptake: An Analysis of Georgia USA County-Level Data, 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Religion as a Social Determinant of Women’s Cancer Screening: Evidence from State Level Data for Policy and Resource Allocation, 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Constructing and Validating a Best-Fit Economic Well-Being Index for U.S. Counties: A Tiebout Model Approach, 2023
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

College Service

  • Beta Gamma Sigma 2016 - 2021

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • Faculty Assembly 2019 - 2020

    Role: Committee Chair
  • MBA Student Association 2015 - 2019

    Role: Faculty Advisor

University Service

  • Sport Management Search Committee 2023 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Promotion and Tenure 2022 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • CURS Faculty Advisory Committee 2022 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • CURS 2023

    Role: Other
  • Athletics 2018 - 2021

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • American Behavioral Scientist 2023 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Public Choice 2022 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Public Choice 2022 - 2024

    Role: Editor
  • International Journal of Sport Finance 2023 - 2023

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • American Behavioral Scientist - 2023

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer

Public Service

  • Augusta City Commission 2023

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • SRSCRO 2021

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Convention and Visitors Bureau 2021

    Role: Guest Speaker