Faculty & Staff Directory

iconiconNameEd IrelandImageEd IrelandFirstnameEdLastnameIrelandOffice Phone817-257-4093
Position:Associate Professor of Professional PracticeDepartment:Finance DepartmentOffice:Smith Hall 315Role:FacultyEducation
  • Ph.D. in Economics, Texas Tech University
  • B.S. in Economics, Midwestern State University
Areas of Expertise / Research
  • Energy
  • Monetary theory
Work Experience
  • Executive Director, Barnett Shale Energy Education Council
  • Founder and President of many oil and natural gas companies
  • Assistant Professor and Head of Dept. of Economics, Clemson University
Courses Taught
  • Money & Banking
  • Energy in the 21st Century
  • The Shale Energy Revolution
  • International Energy Experience
Hobbies / Interests
  • hunting
  • fishing
  • cooking
  • scuba diving