Dr. Malone has a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Alabama, 2006. He has served as a UNA Faculty Member since 2004 and has taught as an Associate Professor of Economics since 2010.
Dr. Malone has attended annual meetings for the Southern Economic Association as well as for the Society of Business, Industry, and Economics. He is a member of the North American Associate of Sports Economics since 2010. Dr. Malone is a member of UNA’s University Promotion and Tenure Committee and the Omicron Delta Epsilon Student Organization at UNA. He also serves on the Advisory Board for the Shoals Angel Network in addition to being the Treasurer of SOBIE. Dr. Malone has contributed to numerous peer reviewed journals, paper presentations, research monographs, and has participated in various consulting activities in Alabama. He is a member of the FEE Faculty Network.