Dr. G. Rod Erfani

Professor of Economics

FACULTY ADVISER:  Economics Club, Delta of Kentucky Chapter at Transylvania University,   Omicron Delta Epsilon (International Honor Society in Economics)

FACULTY ADVISER & INSTRUCTOR: Transylvania University Karate Club

CHIEF INSTRUCTOR: Kentucky Shotokan Karate Association

Professor G. Rod Erfani received his Ph.D. in Economics from Florida State University, where he concentrated in International Trade & Finance, Monetary & Financial Economics, and History of Economic Thought.  He also holds a M.A. and a B.S. degree, both in Economics.  Prior to joining the economics faculty at Transylvania University in 1986, he was a professor at Spring Hill College, Alabama and Central College, Iowa.   Professor Erfani has made professional presentations throughout the United States and in many foreign countries including, Austria, Brazil, Canada, England, France, Germany, Greece, and Italy.  His current research interests are in the fields of international economics, international business, and economic development.

Office Information:

  • Office: Cowgill Center, Room 210
  • Phone: (859) 233-8196

Dr. G. Rod Erfani