A proud alumnus of TCU and the Honors Program, O. Homer Erekson is the Dean at the Neeley School of Business at TCU. He came to TCU in July 2008 from the Bloch School of Business at University of Missouri-Kansas City, where he was Dean for six years and the Harzfeld Professor of Economics and Business Policy. Before that, he was at Miami University-Ohio for 24 years. Positions he held there include: Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Chair of the Department of Economics, Director of Planning and Operations, Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Honors Coordinator.
He was the 2007 Visiting Professor of the Universiteit Antwerp Management School Executive MBA in cooperation with the Institute of Business Studies, Academy of National Economy of the Russian Federation, Moscow.
Dean Erekson’s areas of specialization cover: Corporate and Public Policy, Environmental Economics, Economics of Education Finance and business Ethics.
He published Sustainability Perspectives for Resources and Business in 1998, and his research articles have been published in numerous, prestigious academic journals. Dean Erekson has consulted with companies including: Aquila, City of Fairfield, Ohio, Old Dominion University, Parker Hannifin, Savings & Loan League, SW Ohio, SUNY @ Fredonia and. Web Design Duo
He holds a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from TCU and a Ph.D. in Economic from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.