William Foote

Visiting Associate Professor

Accounting, CIS & Law

The work of William Foote, Ph.D., rides the seams between economics, finance, and underlying value chains, commodities, operations, and strategies. He’s had faculty appointments at Clarkson, Syracuse, and Le Moyne as well as taught finance and economics and worked with evolving online and executive learning programs.

During his career, Foote helped to build an energy and environment practice in Europe for Ernst & Young, led the quantitative capital markets team at Deloitte, and helped to establish new practices in enterprise risk management at Deloitte, Charles River Associates, and more recently at Alvarez & Marsal.


  • B.A. in Philosophy and Classical Languages, Fordham University
  • M.A. in Economics, Fordham University
  • Ph.D. in Economics, Fordham University

Courses Taught

  • MBAL 635: Special Topics (Corporate Risk Management)
  • MBAF 560: Foundations of Finance
  • MBAC 611: Advanced Data Analysis
  • FIN 340: Corporate Structure and Financing