Charles A. Rovetta Faculty Hall of Fame

The Florida State University College of Business annually seeks nominations for its Charles A. Rovetta Faculty Hall of Fame. This recognition provides the college's alumni, students, faculty and staff members an opportunity to honor retired former faculty members who made a significant and lasting impact on their students, university and community.

Criteria for Selection

Nominees must be retired former faculty members of the FSU College of Business. Preference will be given to faculty members who retired while at FSU. Posthumous nominations are accepted.

  • Demonstration of excellence in and commitment to teaching, research and student performance over an extended period of time
  • Instrumental in the growth and establishment of the College of Business
  • Positive impact on students' careers and lives
  • Service outside the College of Business or Florida State University

Nominations must include a fully completed nomination form and two recommendation letters. Nomination form and recommendation letters may be submitted via mail, email or online.

Nominations for the 2024 Charles A. Rovetta Faculty Hall of Fame are being accepted now through Friday, September 29, 2023.

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For questions, please contact Sarah Collins, Director of Strategic Engagement, at or (850) 508-0435.

2023 Inductees

Robert C. Earnest *
Professor of Finance and Department of Finance Chair
Dean Gatzlaff
Professor of Real Estate and Department of Risk Management/Insurance, Real Estate & Legal Studies Chair
Patrick Pallentino *
Senior Lecturer of Professional Sales
Pamela Perrewé
Eminent Scholar of Management, Department of Management Chair and Associate Dean

*Robert C. Earnest and Patrick Pallentino will be inducted posthumously.

Past Inductees

The information below is based on current information at the time of induction into the College of Business Charles A. Rovetta Faculty Hall of Fame.

Barry Diskin
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Bill Hillison
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Robert "Bob" Marshall
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Robert Turner
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Joe Icerman
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Bill Anthony
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Pamela Coats
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Edward McIntyre
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Persis Rockwood
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Melvin Stith
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Homer A. Black
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E. Joe Nosari
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Charles A. Rovetta
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E. Ray Solomon
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