Aaron Schmerbeck, Ph.D
Dr. Aaron Schmerbeck is an Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance in the School of Business and Professional Studies. He received his PhD and MS in Economics from Florida State University. Dr. Schmerbeck has years of experience in the fields of consulting and finance. He served as an Economist in the multi-family research and model development team at Freddie Mac. In 2010, he was hired as a faculty member Economist at the University of West Florida’s Haas Center. There he was responsible for the project management and quantitative analysis of projects ranging from economic impacts to labor market supply and demand analysis. In 2014, Dr. Schmerbeck joined CareerSource Florida, the nonprofit, public-private policy and investment board charged with guiding the workforce development for the state of Florida. As the Chief Economist, he provided analyses to support the board’s emphasis on data-driven decision-making, performance and outcomes. Most recently, Dr. Schmerbeck served as a member of the Florida Chamber’s statewide economist panel.
- Financial Management