McCoy College of Business announces faculty promotions and tenure

August 4, 2023

Windows and side of McCoy Hall facing into sunset light

SAN MARCOS, Texas — The McCoy College of Business at Texas State University is pleased to announce the following faculty promotions and elections to tenure, effective Sept. 1, 2023.

Promotion from Associate Professor to Professor

Dr. Tahir Ekin, Information Systems and Analytics  
Dr. Alexander J. McLeod, Jr., Information Systems and Analytics  
Dr. Richard T. (Rick) Wilson, Marketing

Promotion from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor with Tenure

Dr. Billy E. Brewster, Accounting

For more information, email Twister Marquiss, manager of marketing and communications for the McCoy College of Business, at

About the McCoy College of Business  
Established in 1970, Texas State University’s business school officially became the McCoy College of Business in 2004 following a donation of $20 million by Emmett and Miriam McCoy. The college, which offers classes in both San Marcos and Round Rock, is accredited by AACSB in both business and accounting, and has graduated more than 43,000 alumni.

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