Dr. Ben Hardy

Assoc. Professor of Finance
5108 CBIC

Hendrix College, B.A,, U of Arkansas, Little Rock; J.D., U of Mississippi; LL.M. (Hons. Avg.), U of Texas; advanced study, Harvard Law School

Law professor, Cumberland School of Law, 1974-1983; Corporate attorney, At&T, 1983-1997; Professor, JSU, since 1999

Publications: West and Thompson Reuters author of treatises in Workers' Compensation and Employment Law, multiple books and supplements published with co-authors. Hobby; fly fishing for trout on both eastern and western rivers. 

Cumberland School of Law Outstanding Professor Award

Faculty Scholar Lecturer Award

Dean's Award for Best Professor

Ben Hardy

Courses Taught

  • Legal and Social Environment
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law

Other Responsibilities

Advisor to Kappa Sigma Fraternity ; Committee memberships as requested such as Faculty Selection; work with students to help with law school and graduate school applications and employment applications, resumes and interviews.