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Robert F. Welker

Robert Welker

Associate Professor
rwelker@usf.edu
Room: BSN 3317
Phone: (813) 974-6548
Fax: (813) 974-6528
Vita

An associate professor who teaches courses in business law, Robert Welker is a member of the School of Accountancy and has been a full-time member of USF's faculty since 1966. He was admitted by examination to practice law in Florida, Indiana (inactive), and Pennsylvania (inactive).

His research has been published in the American Business Law Journal four times and he has written chapters for textbooks and review course materials.

Welker has a BA in political science from Earlham College, an MBA from USF, and a JD from Indiana University. He is a member of the Temple Terrace Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, Indiana Bar Association, Hillsborough County Bar Association, American Business Law Association, and Tampa Bay Estate Planning Council. At USF, he serves on departmental committees and has a leadership role within the USF Chapter of the United Faculty of Florida in which he currently serves as the union's Chief Negotiator and senator for that organization. He is a member of the Faculty Senate.

Teaching

Recent Research

Welker's main research interest is collective bargaining in the public sector.

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