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John Rowcroft

Faculty of Business and Information Technology


Dr. John Rowcroft received his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and his Master of Science in Statistics from the University of Manchester. His PhD is in Economic Theory from Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, British Columbia. For many years, he was Professor of Economics at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, and served as Assistant Vice-President (Academic) and Dean of Arts.

He has taught Statistics, Economics, Bachelor and Master of Business Administration, and Operations Management programs in various places including Latvia, Egypt, Trinidad and the U.K. His research interests include:

  • data envelopment analysis and logistics
  • transportation

He has presented and published various papers in these and other areas.


  • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics University of Manchester
  • Master of Science in Statistics University of Manchester
  • PhD in Economic Theory Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia