Faculty Spotlight - Dr. Anthony Negbenebor

Since 2002, Dr. Anthony Negbenebor has served as dean of the Godbold School of Business and Dover Endowed Chair of Business. He is also Professor of Economics and International Business at Gardner Webb University.


Dr. Negbenebor received a Ph.D. in Applied Economics and Development from Mississippi State University and has conducted additional studies at Universite De Paris and the London School of Economics.


Prior to his role as dean, Dr. Negbenebor served as associate dean and director. He was past president of Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP) of the Southeastern Council and a site evaluator and mentor for ACBSP and other accrediting agencies.


Dr. Negbenebor is active in the area of outcomes assessment and currently serves on ACBSP’s baccalaureate/graduate-degree Board of Commissioners. He is a member of American Economics Association, Association for Global Business, Southwestern Economics Association, Phi Beta Lambda, Gamma Sigma Delta, Chi Alpha and National Fellowship of Christian Athletes.