Professor Alexander (Alex) Tiahnybok came to Carthage in 2007 as an adjunct faculty member. He joined the Business Administration faculty full time in 2009. He also teaches courses in Carthage's ScienceWorks: Entrepreneurial Studies in the Natural Sciences Program, the nation's first and most established undergraduate technology entrepreneurship and career preparation program.
Prof. Tiahnybok has more than 20 years of manufacturing, technical service, purchasing, sales, and marketing experience in the food ingredients and chemical industries working for companies such as Morton Salt, Wacker Chemie, and International Paper. He also owns a consulting firm that supports technical and marketing activities at chemical companies.
He earned a B.S. in chemical engineering from Northwestern University in 1986, and an M.B.A. from DePaul University in 2003. Since arriving at Carthage, Prof. Tiahnybok has been taking classes in the Master's of Education program so that he can understand the science of education.
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