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Dr.   Ruth  C.  Hughes

Assistant Professor/Chair
Sidhu School of Business

Ruth Hughes is Assistant Professor in the FAM Department in Business Law. Ruth has been a part of the Wilkes Family for many years, first as Director of the Wilkes Small Business Development Center and Adjunct Instructor in the Sidhu School, and most recently as a Visiting Assistant Professor in Business Law. Prior to Wilkes, Ruth Hughes specialized in commercial and business law in NYC and here in Wilkes-Barre, PA for several years. Ruth's research interests include Small Business, Crowdfunding and Sustainability. In addition to the Business Law courses, Ruth also teaches in the introductory business area.