• Assistant Professor of Economics and Business

    Morton Hall, 218
    (434) 223-6466



B.S., California University of Pennsylvania, 1997;
M.B.A., Waynesburg University, 2011;  
D.B.A., Walden University, 2015.

Honors & Awards, Research Grant

Hampden-Sydney College Student/Faculty Summer Research Proposal; Determinants to Consumer’s Shopping Preference; awarded May 2023 

Citrone Economic Research Grant. Student Collaboration; awarded 2023 


Matyus, J. M., Mergenthal, B. T., Gonzalez, Z., & Bilodeau, T. (2023). Determinants To Consumer’s Shopping Preferences. Journal of Behavioral and Applied Management, 23(3), 117-124. https://doi.org/10.21818/001c.90583  

Matyus, J., Owusu T., Adebiaye R. (2023). American Certified Supply Chain Management Study. Supply Chain Management Book. Amazon Publishing. ISBN 978-8486812668. 

Committees and Service

Hampden-Sydney College Admissions and Financial Aid Committee, 2023 

Board Member, Farmville Industrial Development Authority, 2023

Executive Director, Advisory Board, Training, Development and Examination. AAPSCM (American Association of Procurement and Supply Chain Management, 2023 

Board of Directors, Cornerstone Care, 2016-2018 

Professional Affiliations

Institute of Behavior and Applied Management (IBAM) 

Northeastern Association of Business, Economics, and Technology (NABET) 

Appalachian College Association (ACA) 

Teaching Interests

Strategic Management

Organizational Behavior 

Managerial Accounting 

Business Topics 

Research Interests

Behavioral Management 

Consumer Behavior