Beth Gunderson is the Dean of the Hamline School of Business and a professor of management. She was originally hired in 1980 to teach business courses in the Department of Economics, and has since taught a variety of quantitative courses focusing on statistics and econometrics. Dr. Gunderson earned her BAS from the University of Minnesota, MBA from the University of St. Thomas, and PhD in Decision Science and Finance from the Union Institute. She worked extensively as an economic consultant of economic loss in the areas of employment discrimination, personal injury and wrongful death. Her research interests are closely aligned with forensic economics.