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Academic Leadership

Darden's academic programs are led and supported by the School's academic and faculty leadership: the dean, senior associate deans, associate deans and academic directors. 

Scott C. Beardsley
Dean and Charles C. Abbott Professor of Business Administration

Martin Davidson
Senior Associate Dean and Chief Diversity Officer

Jim Detert
Associate Dean of Executive Degree Programs

Greg Fairchild
Associate Dean for Washington, D.C., Area Initiatives

Michael Lenox
Senior Associate Dean and Chief Strategy Officer

Jeanne Liedtka
Senior Associate Dean for Degree Programs

Tom Steenburgh
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Associate Dean, Full-Time MBA Program

Sankaran Venkataraman
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty & Research

Ron Wilcox
Academic Director, MSBA