Academics: Faculty

Bernice deGannes Scott, Ph.D.

Title: Associate Professor, Department of Economics
Email:
bscott@spelman.edu
Office: 404-270-6057 or 404-270-6049
Location: Giles 406, Box 167

Educational Background:
Howard University, Ph.D.
Howard University, M.A.
York University, B.A

Courses Taught:

  • Econ. 241 Principles of Economics (Macro)
  • Econ. 242 Principles of Economics (Micro)
  • Econ. 300 Industrial Organization
  • Econ. 302 Government and Business
  • Econ. 316 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory
  • Econ. 320 Women in the Economy
  • Econ. 324 Economic Development of Emerging Nations
  • Econ. 350 Japanese Economic Development
  • Econ. 385 Environmental Economics
  • Econ. 400 Senior Seminar in Economics-General*
  • Econ. 490 Honors Seminar in Economics-Semester 1*
  • Econ. 491 Honors Seminar in Economics-Semester 2*
  • ES 384, Industrial Ecology (Environmental Science Department)
  • ADW 111 African Diaspora and the World (Semester 1)
  • ADW 112 African Diaspora and the World (Semester 2)
  • FYE 111 First Year Experience (Semester 1)
  • FYE 112 First Year Experience (Semester 2)
  • (*Senior Thesis Courses)
  • Clark Atlanta University, Graduate School of International Affairs and Development (Adjunct Professor – 1994-2003)
  • SIAD 520 International Economics
  • SIAD 521 International Trade & Development
  • SIAD 620 Multinational Corporations in the World Economy

Research Interest:

  • Economic Development
  • Economic Integration
  • Women in Development
  • Environmental Economics
  • Technology
  • International Economics
  • Population
  • Privatization
  • Caribbean Economies
  • Japan
  • India

Recent Publications:
Book review of "The Proletarian Gamble: Korean Workers in Interwar Japan," Ken C. Kawashima. Durham, N.C.; Duke University Press, 2009/ (Forthcoming, "Japan Studies Review")

Recent Awards:

  • Vice-President, Recruitment, Atlanta Branch - American Association of University Women (AAUW) - (1993-2000)
  • Member, International Fellowships Awards Committee - American Association of University Women (AAUW) - (1994-1998)
  • Board Member, ASIANetwork - (2012-2015)
  • AP Economics Table Leader - ETS, (2010 – Present)
  • Member, Economics Assessment Committee - Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE)- (2013)
  • Chair, Membership Committee - Phi Beta Delta (Honor Society for International Scholars) - (2005-2008)
  • President, Phi Beta Delta (Honor Society for International Scholars) - (1999-2001)

See my CURRICULUM VITA