Dr. Sanela Porca

Interim Dean of School of Business Administration

Faculty Sanela Porca

"[I started teaching] for the love of education."

Degrees Held:

  • Ph.D. in Economics – University of Tennessee, 2002
    • Major Areas of Specialization: Public Finance, Urban and Regional Economics
    • Minor Areas of Specialization: International and Economic Development
    • Dissertation: "The Effects of Political Factors, Tax Competition and Industrial Mix on State Tax Revenue Composition: Theoretical and Empirical Evidence"
  • M.A. in Economics – Miami University, 1997
    • Thesis: "The Trade-Off Between Defense Spending and Private Investment in the United States During and After the Cold War"
  • B.A. in Economics – Denison University, 1996
  • Online Teaching Certificate – Online Learning Consortium, 2016

Career Highlights:

  • Teaching face-to-face and online economics and international business classes
  • Leadership Aiken County, Class of 2017-2018

In which online degree program do you teach?

MBA General

  • Why did you start teaching?

    For the love of education.

  • What advice would you give to those considering this degree program?

    Stay organized.

  • What qualities make someone particularly successful in marketing?

    Good organizational skills.

  • What do you think is the biggest challenge that marketers face today?


  • What is the one book you think everyone should read?

    Adam Smith's "The Wealth of Nations."

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