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Arturo Rodriguez
Assistant Professor
School of Acctg, Finan, & Info Serv
HMPH 349
318-342-1202
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Arturo Rodriguez, DM
Assistant Professor, Finance

Education

DM

2007, Management
Colorado Technical University

MBA

1999, Leadership
Harding University

BBA

1998, Marketing and International Business
Harding University

Biographical Sketch

Arturo Rodriguez holds a Doctoral degree in Organization Development and Change Management from Colorado Technical University. He was a commercial lender and Assistant Vice President for community banks in New Mexico and Colorado, and has had 7 years of experience in different facets of banking. He currently serves as Assistant Professor of Finance at the University of Louisiana at Monroe.

Arturo Rodriguez is originally from Durango City, Mexico and came to the U.S. on a tennis scholarship to play for Harding University in Searcy, AR. He was inducted into Harding University's sports Hall of Fame in 2012. He was a National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics All-American student athlete in 1995 and 1997.

Research Interests

Arturo Rodriguez has and continues to conduct research in the topics of Organization Development and Change Management applied to banking and lending operations, as well as Financial Management. Other research interests include topics such as forecasting, and financial analysis of banking institutions operations, and financial markets and currencies.

Professional Positions

August 2012

Assistant Professor of Management, University of Louisiana at Monroe

July 2012 July 2007

Instructor, University of Louisiana at Monroe

June 2007 November 2004

Assistant Vice President, Bank 1st

November 2004 July 2004

Business Banker, Vectra Bank Colorado

July 2004 February 2004

Credit Analyst, Vectra Bank Colorado

February 2004 January 2003

Commercial Lender, Pueblo Bank and Trust

January 2003 May 2000

Management Trainee, Pueblo Bank and Trust

Licensure & Certification

Credit Analyst I
Zions Bancorporation (Vectra Bank Colorado)
Certified to analyze consumer and commercial credit requests under Zions Bancorporation credit analysis program. Certified to use Moody's Financial Analyst Software as well as TaxAnalysis consumer credit software.

Awards & Honors

November 2014 Faculty Recognition Award.

October 2012 Business Symposium Brain Bowl Champions.

August 2011 Business Symposium Brain Bowl Champions.

Courses Taught

BMBA 5030INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, 1 course(s)

BUSN 1001BUSINESS AND SOCIETY, 16 course(s)

BUSN 3001INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS, 1 course(s)

BUSN 5005FUND BUSN STAT OPERATIONS, 5 course(s)

ECON 2002Microeconomic Principles, 2 course(s)

FINA 3015BUSINESS FINANCE, 8 course(s)

FINA 4010Prin of Bank Oper, 1 course(s)

FRYS 1001Freshman Year Seminar, 2 course(s)

MGMT 3009OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT, 11 course(s)

MGMT 4009STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT, 7 course(s)

MGMT 4014QUALITY MANAGEMENT, 2 course(s)

MGMT 4092TOPICS IN MANAGEMENT, 2 course(s)

MGMT 5019OPERATIONS & QUALITY MGT, 1 course(s)

ORGL 3350ISSUES IN ORG EFFECTIVENESS, 1 course(s)

QMDS 2010STATISTICS & QUALITY CONTROL, 40 course(s)