Aurora University

Faculty

Toby Arquette
Toby Arquette, PhD

Dean of the Dunham School of Business and Public Policy Office Phone: 630-844-5614
Email: tarquett@aurora.edu Areas of expertise: Communication policy and economics, communication project management, strategic communication, public relations and advertising Education: PhD, Communication, Northwestern University
MA, Communication Studies, Baylor University
BA, Liberal Arts (Economics), Wayne State University Favorite thing about AU: "The opportunity to develop deep and meaningful personal connections with our students, cultivating the future generation of community leaders through a rigorous academic experience." View LinkedIn Profile

Jacqueline Babb
Jacqueline Babb, MS

Assistant Professor of Digital Marketing, Department Chair Office Phone: 630-844-4223
Email: jbabb@aurora.edu Areas of expertise: Digital marketing, integrated marketing communication, nonprofit marketing Education: MS, Integrated Marketing Communications, Northwestern University
BS, Advertising, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Favorite thing about AU: "The overwhelming support of students as they discover what matters." View LinkedIn Profile

Andrew Carr
Andrew T. Carr, MBA, MA

Assistant Professor of Business and Finance, Business and Finance, Graduate Business Director Office Phone: 630-844-6557
Email: acarr@aurora.edu Areas of expertise: Investment, finance, economics, management Education: MBA, Finance, University of Chicago
MA, Economics, University of Illinois at Springfield
BB, Finance, Western Illinois University
Favorite thing about AU: "The small, warm environment allows me to live my purpose: helping students see their potential and inspiring them to perform at their best." View LinkedIn Profile

Brianne Giese
Brianne Giese, MA

Visiting Professor of Communication, Director of Forensics (Speech and Debate) Office Phone: 630-844-7574
Email: bgiese@aurora.edu Areas of expertise: Public speaking, public relations, speech and debate Education: MA, Communication Studies, Texas State University
BA, Communication Studies, Texas State University
BA, Political Science, Texas State University   Favorite thing about AU: "Walking the Labyrinth." View LinkedIn Profile

Shawn Green
Shawn Green, PhD

Professor of Marketing, Business and Economics Office Phone: 630-844-5527
Email: sgreen@aurora.edu Areas of expertise: Professional sales, marketing, business management Education: PhD, Marketing, Union Institute
MS, Management and Policy, University of Arizona
MBA, Marketing and Management, Mankato State University
BS, Business Administration/Marketing concentration, Bemidji State Favorite thing about AU: "Every graduation ceremony, and reflecting on our students’ transformation in the direction of their goals." View LinkedIn Profile

Elbert Hearon
Elbert Hearon, MBA, MS

Assistant Professor of Business Analytics Office Phone: 630-844-4645
Email: ehearon@aurora.edu Areas of expertise: Business analytics, data visualization and analysis, applied business statistics, business research Education: MBA, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
MS, Applied Statistics, DePaul University
BA, Mathematics, Indiana University Favorite thing about AU: "The dedication toward providing students with a quality education."

Caleb Lewis
Caleb Lewis, PhD

Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance Office Phone: 630-844-5622
Email: clewis@aurora.edu Areas of expertise: Corporate finance, personal finance, economics Education:

PhD, Economics, Northern Illinois University
MA, Economics, Northern Illinois University
Favorite thing about AU: "The faculty and staff are all focused on students and preparing them for future success."

Francis Olatunji
Francis Olatunji

Visiting Professor of Business Email: folatunji@aurora.edu