Walton M. Padelford
Interim Dean of the School of Business Administration, McAfee School
of Business Administration
Professor of Economics
Office No: BAC-8
Box No: 1855
Phone: (731) 661-5362
Fax: (731) 661-5366
B.S., Mississippi College
M.S., Louisiana State University
Ph.D, Louisiana State University
Additional Study At:
San Francisco Xavier de Chuquisaca
Dr. Padelford has been teaching economics at
Union since 1980. Previously he taught at Northwest Missouri State
University, and the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.
He served as a staff member with Campus
Crusade for Christ from 1976 through 1979. During that time he
taught briefly on the economics faculty of Universidad Boliviana
Gabriel Rene Moreno in Santa Cruz, Bolivia.
Dr. Padelford is married to Kathryn Netherland
of Jackson, Mississippi and has two daughters, Sarah and Anne Marie.
“Businesspeople of Faith,” The Council of
Christian Colleges and Universities, Union University, July 30,
“Money Tricks: Notes and Anecdotes for Economic
Education,” The Tennessee Economics Association, Tennessee
Technological University, Cookeville, TN, April 21, 2001.
“Economics and Globalization,” University of
Tunis/Carthage-Consortium on Global Education meetings, April 11,
“Christian Worldview and World of Business,”
contributor with Dr. Don Lester, et al.,
Shaping a Christian Worldview,
edited by Dr. David Dockery and Dr. Greg Thornbury, (Broadman &
Holman: Nashville, 2002).
“The Residential Housing Market in Madison
County: Some Recent Statistics,”
The Journal of the Tennessee
Economics Association, August, 1998.