Faculty & Staff

Name & Contact Bio & Website
Dr. David Lifer Dr. David Lifer
Professor
206, Richard E. and Sandra J. Dauch College of Business and Economics
419.289.5241
dlifer@ashland.edu
Dr. David Lifer, professor of information systems, joined the Ashland University faculty in 1983.  He holds degrees from Ashland University (B.S. and MBA) and The Ohio State University (A.A.S and Ph.D.) Dr. Lifer’s teaching and research interests are in the areas of technologically mediated social networks, online learning environments and curriculum development.  

Dr. Kristine Parsons Dr. Kristine Parsons
Associate Professor , Chair
215, Richard E. and Sandra J. Dauch College of Business and Economics
419.289.5223
kparsons@ashland.edu
Dr. Kristine Parsons currently serves as the chair of the Accounting and Information Systems Department.  Dr. Parsons is an associate professor of accounting in the Dauch College of Business & Economics. She holds a Ph.D. in accounting from Kent State University. Dr. Parsons’ current research interests include curriculum development, improving online learning and technology enablement. She serves on the Board of... Read More

Linda Stoffer Linda Stoffer
Administrative Assistant
101 B, Richard E. and Sandra J. Dauch College of Business and Economics
419.289.5210
lstoffer@ashland.edu
Linda Stoffer is the administrative assistant to the Marketing, Hospitality Management, Fashion Merchandising, and Sport Management programs.  She also assists with the Ford Lecture Series.  Linda holds a bachelor's degree in Education with a certificate in Vocational Integrated Business Education from Ashland University and has worked at the University for over 20 years.

Dr. Nitin Walia Dr. Nitin Walia
Assistant Professor
224, Richard E. and Sandra J. Dauch College of Business and Economics
419.289.5746
nwalia@ashland.edu
Dr. Nitin Walia, assistant professor in information systems, joined Ashland University in 2010 after completing his Ph.D. in information systems from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He also holds master's degrees from Oakland University, MI and Pune University, India. Previously, he has worked as an IT analyst at 3M, USA and BayTalkitec in India. His research interests include healthcare delivery... Read More