M. Femi Ayadi, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, University of Houston Clear Lake
M. Femi Ayadi is an Associate Professor in the School of Business, Healthcare Administration Program at the University of Houston Clear Lake (UHCL), where she teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in health economics, healthcare finance and public health.
Prior to UHCL, Dr. Ayadi was a health economist at the Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, (CDC) in Atlanta GA. She is a Visiting Professor for the African Economic Research Consortium (AERC)’s Collaborative PhD Program in Economics, Joint Facility for Electives, Nairobi, Kenya. Dr. Ayadi is an adjunct faculty for Strathmore Business School’s executive education program in Healthcare Management in Nairobi, Kenya, and was a Visiting Scholar for the LEAD Program of the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, 2008 and 2009.
Dr. Ayadi has publications in several professional journals, including American Journal of Preventive Medicine, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports, Health Care Financing Review, Public Health Reports, Pediatrics, Medical Care, and Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. She serves on the editorial advisory Board for European Journal of Scientific Research and European Journal of Social Sciences.
Dr. Ayadi received her Ph.D. and M.A. in Economics from Georgia State University, USA, and a B.Sc. (Agric) from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.
Since 2006, Dr. Ayadi has been included in Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in the World. Dr. Ayadi was recently awarded a Fulbright grant to Covenant University, Sango Otta, Nigeria for the 2011/2012 academic year.
O. Felix Ayadi, Ph.D.
Interim Associate Dean, Professor of Finance and Endowed Chair, JP Morgan Chase Center for Financial Education, Jesse H. Jones School of Business, Texas Southern University.
O. Felix Ayadi is a Professor of Finance [Tenured] in Jesse H. Jones School of Business, Interim Associate Dean and a Full Member of Graduate Faculty, Graduate Studies, Texas Southern University, Houston, TX where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in Business Finance & Investment, Econometrics and Money & Financial Institutions.
Prior to Jesse H. Jones School of Business, Prof. Felix Ayadi was Chair, Faculty Senate, Fayetteville State University 2000-2001, Vice- Chair, Faculty Senate, Fayetteville State University 1999-2000 and Coordinator, Accounting and Finance Program, Savannah State University, Savannah, GA 1993 - 1994. He is Chair, Nipa Niruttikul’s Doctoral Dissertation Examination Committee on “The Impact of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Attitude on Consumer Attitude toward Corporate Image and Purchase Intention.” 2011. [Ramkhamhaeng University, Thailand] and a member of several Doctoral Dissertation Committee.
Prof. Felix Ayadi has publications in several professional journals, including International Journal of Emerging Markets, International Research Journal of Finance and Economics, Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa, International Energy Journal, International Journal of Finance, Journal of College Teaching and Learning, Southwestern Business Administration Journal, OPEC Review, Journal of Economics and Economic Education Research, Journal of Commercial Banking and Finance, and Journal of Global Business to mention but a few.
Prof. Felix Ayadi received his Ph.D. in Business Administration (Finance) from University of Mississippi, M.S and B.S in Finance from University of Lagos, Nigeria.
Since 2000, Prof. Felix Ayadi has been included in Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in the World. Prof. Felix Ayadi won the International Service Award (Texas Southern University) in 2009. Recently, Prof. Felix Ayadi was awarded a Fulbright grant to Covenant University, Sango Otta, Nigeria for the 2011/2012 academic year. Prof. Felix Ayadi is a Certified Treasury Professional (CTP), American Association for Financial Professionals.