• Our #1 ranked professors create an engaging and empowering classroom environment. During case discussions, they will ask the hard questions, capture nuggets of wisdom from you and your classmates, and challenge you to “tell us more” — driving toward a decision. Master facilitators, they will make even the hardest business school subjects compelling, entertaining and memorable. Executive format students often develop deep and meaningful relationships with the faculty that prevail for years.

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    Meet the Executive MBA Faculty

    Accounting for Managers

    Elizabeth Demers

    Elizabeth A. Demers

    Associate Professor of Business Administration


    Paul Simko

    Paul Simko

    Associate Professor of Business Administration;

    Associate Dean, MBA for Executives


    Decision Analysis

    Manel Baucells Headshot

    Manel Baucells

    Associate Professor of Business Administration


    Sam Bodily

    Samuel Bodily

    John Tyler Professor of Business Administration


    Robert L. Carraway

    Robert L. Carraway

    Associate Professor of Business Administration

    Area Coordinator, Quantitative Analysis


    Ethics

    Andy Wicks

    Andy Wicks

    Ruffin Professor of Business Administration;

    Director, Olsson Center for Applied Ethics;

    Director, Doctoral Program


    Financial Management & Policies

    Robert Harris

    Bob Harris

    C. Stewart Sheppard Professor of Business Administration


    Global Economies and Markets

    Peter Debaere

    Peter Debaere

    Professor of Business Administration


    Dennis Yang

    Dennis Yang

    Dale S. Coenen Free Enterprise Professor of Business Administration


    Global Leadership Exploration

    Gregory Fairchild

    Gregory Fairchild

    Isidore Horween Research Associate Professor of Business Administration

    Associate Dean for Washington, D.C. Area Initiatives

    Academic Director of Public Policy and Entrepreneurship


    Leading Organizations

    James r. Detert (Jim)

    Jim Detert

    Professor of Business Administration


    Lynn Isabella

    Lynn Isabella

    Associate Professor of Business Administration


    Management Communication

    Marc Mordica

    Marc Modica

    Senior Lecturer in Business Administration


    Elizabeth Powell

    Elizabeth A. Powell

    Associate Professor of Business Administration — Darden School of Business

    Kluge Chair and Associate Professor — Nursing School, University of Virginia


    Marketing

    Thomas Steenburgh

    Tom Steenburgh

    Bank of America Research Professor of Business Administration

    Senior Associate Dean of Executive Education and Non-Degree Programs


    Rajkumar Venkatesan

    Rajkumar Venkatesan

    Ronald Trzcinski Professor of Business Administration


    Ron Wilcox

    Ron Wilcox

    NewMarket Corporation Professor of Business Administration

    Senior Associate Dean for Degree Programs


    Operations

    Raul Chao 2

    Raul Chau

    Associate Professor of Business Administration


    James Freeland

    James R. Freeland

    Sponsors Professor of Business Administration


    Professional Advancement

    Connie Dunlop

    Connie Dunlop

    Lecturer

    Executive Director for Professional Advancement


    Strategic Thinking & Action

    Jared Harris

    Jared Harris

    Lecturer

    Executive Director for Professional Advancement


    Scott Snell

    Scott Snell

    E. Thayer Bigelow Research Professor in Business Administration