College of Business & Economics

Faculty Resources


CBE Faculty Advising Handbook (PDF)
University Advising Resources
University Core
General Education Requirements
Course Catalogs
CBE Course Prerequisite Check Sheet (PDF)

AACSB Policy on Faculty Qualifications

AACSB Policy on Faculty Qualifications and Engagement (PDF)
Faculty Qualifications Checklist

CBE Faculty Awards

Scholarship Award (PDF)
Service Leadership Award (PDF)
Teaching Award (PDF)


Rubrics (PDF)
Assessment Calendar (PDF)

CBE Council/Constitution

CBE Constitution (PDF)
Record Keeping Bylaws (PDF)
Election Bylaws (PDF)

Journal Rankings & Review

Australian Dean’s List
Cabell's International
Supplemental Journal Rankings List (PDF)
Journal Review Policy (PDF)
Journal Review Committee Decision Template

New Faculty

New Adjunct Faculty Guide (PDF)
New Faculty Orientation
Faculty Handbook (PDF)

Office Technology

PC Trade-Up Program
SPSS Commuter License Renewal Instructions

Part-time Faculty

Policy on Part-time Faculty Hiring and Evaluation (PDF)

Promotion and Tenure

College PTRM document
Department PTRM documents

PTRM Calendar (PDF)
Towson University Teaching Evaluation Handbook (PDF)
Lecturer Merit Policy (PDF)
Clinical Faculty PTRM document

Research Software and Databases

The College of Business and Economics has site licenses for certain software and databases that faculty may use for research. The following table lists the software and databases with the contact person.

Software Contact Person
STATA Matthew Chambers, Department of Economics
SAS Office of Technology Services
MATLAB Matthew Chambers, Department of Economics
Qualtrics Matthew Chambers, Department of Economics
MPlus Matthew Chambers, Department of Economics
Lisrel Judy Harris, Department of Marketing
UCINET Judy Harris, Department of Marketing
MSDNAA Jeremy Farkas, Technology Coordinator
Databases Contact Person
Compustat Jeremy Farkas, Technology Coordinator
CRSP Jeremy Farkas, Technology Coordinator
MSCI's Riskmetrics Babu Baradwaj, Department of Finance
S&P's ExecuComp Babu Baradwaj, Department of Finance

Curriculum Approval Forms

Form A - New Course Approval
Form B - Changes in Existing Courses
Form C - Changes in Existing Programs
Form D - Changes to Existing Programs requiring External Approvals
Form E - New Programs
Form F- Terminate a Program/Certificate
Core Curriculum Approval Form
Substantive Change Request Form
MHEC Academic Program Proposal

Sabbatical Leave Guidelines

CBE Sabbatical Leave Guidelines (PDF)
Towson University Sabbatical Policy (PDF)


Faculty Travel

CBE Faculty Travel Application

Classroom Technology

Crestron Instructions (PDF)
Document Camera Instructions (PDF)
T. Rowe Price Finance Laboratory

Workload Request

CBE Workload Request Form (PDF)

Faculty Writing Resources

Business Writing Rubric (PDF)
How to Write an Assignment
Tips on Including More Writing in Courses 

College of Business & Economics

Phone: 410-704-3496
Fax: 410-704-2300

Office Location

Stephens Hall, Room 218
Hours: Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Mailing Address

College of Business & Economics
Towson University
8000 York Road
Towson, MD 21252-0001