Posted on: October 1, 2018

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Zelalem Chala, School of Business

VIU Faculty Highlight | Dr. Zelalem Chala, School of Business
Dr. Zelalem Chala, Full-time Faculty in the VIU School of Business

Virginia International University’s Academic Affairs is running a regular VIU Faculty Highlight feature to showcase the variety and expertise of our VIU faculty body. Get to know a little about our faculty and appreciate VIU’s faculty diversity!

Home: Ethiopia, Africa
Academic Fields: Business Statistics, International Finance, Micro and Macro Economics
Words of Wisdom: Nothing is stopping you to achieve if you believe in yourself; if you work harder and smarter.
Last Book Read: “A Higher Loyalty”: Truth, Lies and Leadership by James Comey
Latest Accomplishment: Presenting at the International Business Conference and the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Annual Conferences.
Why I Do What I Do:  I am highly committed to teaching and research because I strongly believe that this is the best way to contribute to the development of human capacity and overall well-being of the global community.
Favorite Quote: Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people – Eleanor Roosevelt

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