Faculty / School of Business

Tahmoures A. Afshar

Professor, Finance

Dr. Tahmoures Afshar has over 27 years teaching experience as a university professor in the area of finance. In addition to teaching at Woodbury University, he has taught at Effat University, Saudi Arabia, Webster University, Ithaca College, and Morehead State University. He is an active participant in professional organizations and meetings and has been recognized for his contributions as reviewer, discussant and chair of sessions. He has numerous publications in the fields of Finance, Economics, and Pedagogy. His articles have been published in the Journal of Structured Finance, the Journal of Global Business Management, the Journal of Business and Economics Research, Organization Development Journal, the Journal of College Teaching and Learning, and the Chartered Accountant Journal. He has been awarded four times the“Best Paper Award” at the College Teaching & Learning Conference and the International Business and Economics Research Conference. Dr. Afshar has been awarded “The Most Challenging Professor” Award six times by the Woodbury MBA Association.


BA, Tehran University, Iran; MA, MBA, Ph.D., Indiana University