Dr. Fawson is a faculty member in the Department of Economics and Finance at Utah State University where he teaches and conducts research in a variety of public policy fields. His most recent research targets emerging innovation in the convergent technologies that are leading to wide-spread electric vehicle adoption.
Along with a team of scholars and industry partners around the world, Dr. Fawson is a co-Principal Investigator and Campus Director for the National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center grant that supports the ASPIRE organization at Utah State University. During his tenure at Utah State University, Dr. Fawson has served as Director of International Programs, Vice Provost for Academic and International Affairs, Department Head and Senior Associate Dean in the Huntsman School of Business. Dr. Fawson maintains an active commitment to teaching and is passionate about designing and delivering transformational learning experiences for students.