Eleanor (Tice) Sirmans
Visiting Assistant Instructor
Eleanor Tice Sirmans, a visiting assistant instructor in healthcare management and insurance in the Finance Department, joins UConn after earning a Ph.D. in business administration with a concentration in risk management and insurance from Florida State University. During her time there, she mentored both undergraduate and graduate risk- management and insurance students. She is a member of several professional organizations in her field, including the American Risk and Insurance Association. Two of her research papers were presented at the recent American Risk and Insurance Association annual meeting. Her research interests include: annuities, health insurance markets, insurance economics and insurance regulation. She also serves as the assistant editor of Risk Management and Insurance Review.