- Fulbright Award (1982)
Alfred J. Herschede is a professor of emeritus of economics in the School of Business and Economics at IU South Bend. He received his B.B.A. from the University of Cincinnati in 1968, his M.A. from the University of Illinois in 1971, and his Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana in 1976. Herschede joined IU South Bend’s faculty in 1976 as an assistant professor of economics. He was promoted to associate professor in 1981 and full professor in 1992, serving the department until his retirement in 2008.
In 1982, he received a Fulbright award to lecture in Economics at Nanjing University in China for the 1982-1983 academic year.