Charles M. Carson
Associate Dean and Brock Family Chair in Entrepreneurship
Brock School of Business
Department of Entrepreneurship Management and Marketing
Office: Cooney Hall 201 E
Email: cmcarson@samford.edu
Phone: 205-726-2547

Dr. Charles M. (Chad) Carson serves as Associate Dean and Brock Family Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship.  Carson is a three-time recipient of the Outstanding Scholarship Award from the Brock School and was previously named the “Outstanding Educator” by the Federation of Business Disciplines / Southwest Case Research Association. 

Dr. Carson has published over 45 peer reviewed articles in leading academic journals such as The Journal of Managerial Psychology, Case Research Journal, Educational and Psychological Measurement, Management Decision, Journal of Managerial Issues and Human Performance.

Dr. Carson has provided research, training, and consulting services to a wide range of organizations including ServisFirst Bank, Hibbett Sports, HealthSouth, Regions Bank, and G & O Supply Co.  

Prior to entering the academic world Carson worked as a Senior Auditor for the State of Mississippi, and a Human Resources Benefits Generalist for Mississippi State University.  Carson received his Ph.D. from the University of Mississippi and an M.B.A. and Accountancy degrees from Mississippi State University.