The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina


COL William N. Trumbull, PhD

William "Bill" Trumbull became the new Dean of The Citadel School of Business, Robert A. Jolley Chair of Business, and Professor of Economics on July 1, 2013. Dean Trumbull came to The Citadel from West Virginia University where he had been a faculty member since 1983. During his tenure at West Virginia University, he served as chairperson of the Department of Economics, director of the Division of Economics and Finance, and interim dean of the College of Business and Economics. He received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Miami and his PhD in economics from the University of North Carolina. During the fall of 2012, he served as a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Pécs in Hungary.

A strong proponent of international education, Dr. Trumbull has led study abroad programs to China, Cuba, and Europe. He specializes in socialist and post-socialist economies with a current focus on entrepreneurship in post-socialist countries.


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Ph.D., University of North Carolina
B.A., University of Miami

Vita: William Trumbull

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