Dr. Hannan earned a Ph.D. in economics and has more than 10 years of teaching experience. He has published several papers in professional journals, given presentations at professional meetings, conducted applied economic research and made several invited community presentation on economic topics. He also co-authored a Sage monograph on applied multivariate analysis and provides consulting services principally in the areas of forecasting, research design and statistical analysis. He is a reviewer for the Pennsylvania Economic Review, is president of the Pennsylvania Economic Association and received Edinboro University’s 2001 Advisor of the Year Award. Dr. Hannan currently serves as Department Chairperson.