THIBODAUX – Dr. Shari Lawrence, assistant professor of finance at Nicholls State University, is the Nicholls Academic Council’s October honoree for outstanding service and significant contributions to teaching.
“Dr. Lawrence is fullyÂ engaged in all aspects of her job as a finance professor,”Â said Dr. Shawn Mauldin, dean of the College of Business Administration. “Her commitment to service, however, is truly extraordinary.Â WeÂ are very fortunate to have her as a colleague.”
In addition to serving on several university committees, Lawrence is vice president of the Southwestern Society of Economists; the Nicholls representative for the Terrebonne Economic Development Authority; and a co-investigator for several Louisiana Educational Quality Support Fund grants awarded by the Board of Regents.
Lawrence is also involved as a reviewer and researcher for various academic conferences, journals, proceedings and conference presentations.
For more information about the Nicholls Department of Finance and Economics, go to http://www.nicholls.edu/finance/.