Teaching Faculty

Full-Time Faculty

Wayne Archer, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate, Warrington College of Business; Executive Director, Bergstrom Center For Real Estate Studies; First Union Faculty Fellow. Ph.D. Indiana University 1974, M.S. Wichita State University 1968, B.A. Westmar College 1963.

Courses Taught: REE 6045 - Introduction to Real Estate, REE 6208 - Secondary Mortgage Markets and Securitization, and REE 6948 - Capstone Seminar and Applied Project.

David C. Ling, Ph.D.

McGurn Professor of Real Estate, Department of Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate, Warrington College of Business; Director, Master of Science - Real Estate Program (MSRE). Ph.D. Ohio State University 1984, MBA Ohio State University 1977.

Courses Taught: REE 6045 - Introduction to Real Estate, and REE 6395 - Investment Property Analysis.

Adjunct Faculty

Don Emerson, Jr., MAI, SRA

B.S.B.A. University of Florida 1975, M.A. University of Florida 1979.

Mr. Emerson serves as Chief Appraiser and President of Emerson Appraisal Company, Inc. He has been in the commercial real estate appraisal business in Florida since 1974 and has a wide range of experience in all types of retail, office, industrial, apartment, agricultural and special use properties. Mr. Emerson is also a national instructor for the Appraisal Institute and regularly teaches the advanced appraisal courses and various seminars throughout the United States. His specialty areas include commercial real estate consulting, appraisal review, litigation appraisal and income property analysis with complicated cash flow problems and/or issues.

Courses Taught: REE 6105 – Real Estate Appraisal

Philip N. Kabler, Esq.

Graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1985 and Brandeis University in 1982. Lecturer at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business Administration teaching undergraduate and graduate classes in business law, and Adjunct Professor at the University of Florida Levin College of Law teaching real estate document drafting. Senior Counsel at the Gainesville office of Bogin, Munns & Munns, P.A. (Shareholder effective January 1, 2017), and practice areas include real estate (commercial and residential), banking, and business law.

Courses Taught: BUL 6516 – Law of Real Estate Transactions

Tom Sunnarborg

Tom Sunnarborg is Vice President - Land Development and Management at The Mosaic Company in Lithia, Florida where he is responsible for leading the strategic planning of Mosaic’s 250,000-acre + landholdings, day-to-day management of Mosaic’s land assets, and development of the Streamsong Resort project. Tom is a professional real estate developer with 25+ years of experience in both corporate and entrepreneurial environments across a wide variety of resort, hospitality, recreation, commercial, and community developments. Prior to Mosaic, Tom was Vice President of Development for Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Orlando where he was responsible for leading the entitlements process for new owned development projects worldwide.

Courses Taught: REE 6007 - Fundamentals of Real Estate Development, REE 6737 - Real Estate Development


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Warrington College of Business
BRY 100
PO Box 117150
Gainesville, FL 32611-7150
Phone: 352.392.2397
Fax: 352.392.2086

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