Erick Valentine

Professor of Practice

Office GWBC
Phone 504-862-8041


Erick Valentine teaches managerial accounting in the undergraduate program. He comes to the Freeman school from Grambling State University where he served as an associate professor of accounting and interim dean of the College of Business. He received his PhD from the University of Memphis. His research focuses on managerial decision making in ambiguous environments and accounting pedagogy. Prior to beginning his doctoral studies, Valentine worked as a cost accountant for IBM and 3M. He holds a master’s degree in accountancy from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Jackson State University.

Education & Affiliations

PhD: The University of Memphis (Business Administration/ Accountancy)
MAS: The University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign (Accountancy)
BS: Jackson State University (Accounting)