Dr. Hassan Pordeli

Dr. Hassan Pordelli

Professor, Economics & Finance

Hugh Culverhouse Endowed Chair

P: 904-256-7450
​ E: hpordel@ju.edu

CV: Dr. Hassan Pordeli​.docx

Dr. Hassan Pordeli was named Prudential /JU Professor of the year in 1993-94. Dr. Pordeli has published extensively in the field of applied economics. His most recent publications has appeared in the Journal of Business Case Studies, Journal of Management and Marketing Research, and the Journal of International Business and Economic Research. His primary areas of interest are in applied research and community related projects. He is the recipient of the City of Jacksonville Award​ for Outstanding Contributions to the Community and Citizens of Jacksonville. For relaxation, He enjoys painting, international travel, visiting friends and family and watching sporting events. Dr. Pordeli lives in Arlington with his wife, Leyla. They have two children, Parsa and Donya.


Ph.D., Economics, University of Nebraska‑Lincoln

M.A., Economics, University of Nebraska‑Lincoln

B.S., Industrial Management, University of Ghazali, Iran

Academic Experience

Professor of Economics and Finance, Jacksonville University, 1996- present

Interim Dean, Davis College of Business, Jacksonville University, 2004

Chair, Curriculum Committee, Davis College of Business, Jacksonville University, 2002-04

Dean, College of Business, and Professor of Economics, Jacksonville University, 1994-96

Interim Dean, College of Business, Jacksonville University 1993 ‑ 1994

Professor of Economics and Finance, Assistant to the Dean, Jacksonville University, 1992‑1993

Chair of the Division of Accounting, Jacksonville University, 1991‑1992

Associate Professor of Economics and Finance, Jacksonville University, 1987-1991

Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance, Jacksonville University 1983

Instructor, University of Nebraska‑Lincoln 1983‑1986

Instructor, Lincoln School of Commerce, 1982

Assistant Instructor, University of Nebraska‑Lincoln, 1981

Teaching Assistant, University of Nebraska‑Lincoln, 1980‑1981

Teaching Assistant, University of Nebraska‑Lincoln, 1979

Instructor, Division of Continuing Studies, University of Nebraska‑Lincoln, 1979‑1983

Recent Research & Scholarship

Economic Impact of Blount Island Command. This Report was prepared and funded by A. Harold & Associates, LLC and presented at the Blount Island Command, Jacksonville, Florida, August 7, 2013.

The Economic Impact on the Jacksonville Community of the Real$ense Prosperity Campaign to expand awareness of the Earned Income Tax Credit in the Jacksonville Community. This study is coauthored with Peter Wynkoop and funded by the Jessie Ball DuPont Foundation. This study was completed in July, 2011.

Economic Impact of Florida State College of Jacksonville on the Economy of Northeast Florida. This study is anticipated to be completed in August 2011 and is coauthored with Peter Wynkoop.