Rawls Welcomes Visiting International Scholar – Franco Parisi, Ph.D.
As part of an effort to support the Rawls College’s strategic goal of becoming an internationally recognized institution of thought leadership in business, the college is pleased to announce a newly established position, the Visiting International Scholar, for the 2014-15 Academic Year. Franco Parisi, Ph.D., Professor of Finance from Santiago, Chile, will serve as the college’s inaugural Visiting International Scholar.
As Visiting International Scholar, Parisi will play an integral role in the college’s efforts to increase student awareness of international business issues, practices and opportunities. Parisi will work with students to gain a broader focus and assist them in developing the skills necessary to be global thought leaders. His class discussions and special guest lectures will be focused around international case studies and professional experiences.