Dr. Frank Dooley has primary teaching responsibility for AGEC 20300 - Introductory Microeconomics For Food And Agribusiness and AGEC 53300 -Supply Chain Management For Food and Agribusiness.
Dr. Dooley has won 18 awards for outstanding teaching and advising, including the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association Outstanding Undergraduate Teacher in 2000 and 2011, the David C. Pfendler College of Agriculture Outstanding Counselor Award in 2004, and the Charles B. Murphy Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award, Purdue University, in 2009. He was named a Faculty Fellow in Purdue University's Teaching Academy in 2002, and became a member of Executive Council in 2007, serving as chairperson in 2010-11. He also is a contributor to programs for Purdue’s Center for Instructional Excellence.
He is an active presenter in programs at the Center for Food and Agricultural Business. His research program in agribusiness currently focuses upon logistics and supply chain management. His research has addressed economic and legal aspects of the rail, motor carrier, airline, and country grain elevator industries. His publication record includes includes 2 books, 3 book chapters (with 5 more in print), 32 publications in refereed or edited journals, 34 abstracts or proceedings, and 48 technical reports, and 98 miscellaneous papers or presentations. He has supervised 18 MS students (one of whom won an outstanding thesis award) and 2 PhD students.