The E. Craig Wall Sr. College of Business Administration at Coastal Carolina University awards Impact Professorships to faculty members who exemplify excellence in teaching, research, and service. These include the Vereen Teaching Impact Award, the Baxley Applied Impact Award, and the Blanton Distinguished Research Impact Award. The impact awards were created in 2015 to annually recognize professors who have a positive impact on the University and the surrounding community in teaching, research, and/or applied service.


Sourav Batabyal, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Economics
Baxley Applied Impact Award


Subhajit Chakraborty, Ph.D. 

Associate Professor of Management 
Blanton Distinguished Research Impact Award


Cara Scheuer, Ph.D.  

Associate Professor of Management  
Vereen Teaching Impact Award


Yoav Wachsman, Ph.D.  

Professor of Economics 
Vereen Teaching Impact Award


Academic Awards

Ammons Professor

Robert Salvino, Ph.D.    
Professor of Economics   
Director, Grant Center for Real Estate and Economics/Professor of Economics

AVX Marshall Butler Professor

Robert Killins, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Finance

Hongxia Wang, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Finance 

Blanton Professor

Bong Jeong, Ph.D. 
Professor of Management

Marc McAllister, JD
Assistant Professor of Business Law and Marketing, Hospitality, and Resort Tourism