DREI Scholars possess research expertise in diversity (such as race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, age, and family) as it relates to discrimination, social issues, bias, leadership, inclusion, human resource management, and additional areas of organizational interest. Their breadth of research experience informs evidence-based management and teaching practices.


Dr. Myrtle Bell

Thomas M. McMahon Professor in Business Ethics

Associate Dean for Diversity, Racial Equity, and Inclusion

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Email: mpbell@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-5493

Office: Room 602

Dr. David Arena

Assistant Professor

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Email: david.arena@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-3166

Office: Room 208

Dr. Ramya Aroul

Assistant Professor

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Alison Hall Birch

Assistant Professor of Management

Fellow of the Goolsby-Alcon Endowed Chair

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Alison Hall Birch: Research Interests: Stigma-Based Bias, Intersectionality, Race

Dr. Elten Briggs

Department Chair


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Email: ebriggs@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2880

Office: Room 234B

Dr. Wendy Casper

Peggy E. Swanson Chair

Associate Dean for Research

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Email: wjcasper@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-3166

Office: Room 233

Dr. Ariane Froidevaux

Assistant Professor

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Dr. Courtney Hart

Assistant Professor

Dr. Pyayt Oo

Assistant Professor

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Email: pyayt.oo@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-3166

Office: Room 214

Dr. Owen Parker

Associate Professor

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Email: owen.parker@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-3166

Office: Room 202

Dr. Bin Srinidhi

Chester “Chuck” Carlock Distinguished Professor in Accounting

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Email: srinidhi@uta.edu

Office: Room 428

Gabriela Guzman

PhD Student

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Hayden DuBois

PhD Student

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Patty Guerrero

Management Doctoral Student

Patty Guerrero: Research Interests: Diversity, Work and Family Issues, Leadership, and Human Resources

Shona Smith

PhD Student

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Marla White

PhD Student

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