Faculty Hall of Fame Award 2005
Dr. T.K. Bhattacharya

Dr. T.K. BhattacharyaT.K. Bhattacharya, Ph.D., of Lawton, received a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Benaras Hindu University in India and a Ph.D. in finance from the University of Oklahoma. A professor in the School of Business, he has taught at Cameron University since 1990. Awards at Cameron include the Hackler Award for Excellence in Teaching, the School of Business Teaching Excellence Award, Distinguished Research Award and Lawton Independent Insurance Agents Chair. He has served as chair of the Department of Business and director of the Business Research Center. As funds manager for the Cameron University Foundation Inc., he has exceeded performance benchmarks in eight of the last ten years. He has developed two innovative classes in Portfolio Management I and II providing students hands-on securities investment and analysis. He has attained the prestigious Chartered Finance Analyst (CFA) designation.