• 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

    Associate Dean

    James r. Detert (Jim)

    Jim Detert

    Professor of Business Administration

    Associate Dean for Executive Degree Programs


    Accounting

    Paul Simko

    Paul Simko

    Associate Professor of Business Administration


    Finance

    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


    Leadership & Organizational Behavior

    Morela Hernandez

    Morela Hernandez

    Associate Professor of Business Administration


    Lynn Isabella

    Lynn Isabella

    Associate Professor of Business Administration


    Scott Snell

    Scott Snell

    E. Thayer Bigelow Research Professor in 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

    Richard S. Reynolds Professor of Business Administration

    Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Residential MBA Program


    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


    Professional Advancement

    Connie Dunlop

    Connie Dunlop

    Lecturer

    Executive Director for Professional Advancement


    Quantitative Analysis

    Manel Baucells Headshot

    Manel Baucells

    Associate Professor of Business Administration


    Robert L. Carraway

    Robert L. Carraway

    Associate Professor of Business Administration

    Area Coordinator, Quantitative Analysis


    Strategy, Ethics and Entrepreneurship

    Jared Harris

    Jared Harris

    Samuel L. Slover Research Chair in Business Administration


    Andy Wicks

    Andy Wicks

    Ruffin Professor of Business Administration

    Director, Olsson Center for Applied Ethics

    Director, Doctoral Program


    Technology & Operations Management

    Raul Chao 2

    Raul Chao

    Associate Professor of Business Administration