Faculty & Research
The award-winning faculty at the University of Miami School of Business form the backbone of our curriculum and represent a mix of academic and real business experience.
Rene Sacasas, JD
Chair, Department of Business Law
"Witnessing 'light-bulbs' snap in my students' eyes is the greatest gift in my professional life. There is nothing I have done…that compares with the joy of teaching."
Terri A. Scandura, professor of management, has been elected as a fellow in the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Scandura’s research-based nomination is based on her widely read research that has helped define new areas of research and theory.
Robert Plant, associate professor and the School’s vice chair of the Department of Computer Information Systems, was among leading executives and academics speaking on sustainable growth in turbulent times last week at the Harvard Business Review China Forum in Beijing.
A. “Parsu” Parasuraman, holder of the James W. McLamore Chair in Marketing, professor and department chair of marketing, delivered a keynote address titled “Service Excellence: Conventional Beliefs vs. Research-Based Insights” at the 2nd International Hospitality & Tourism Conference, held September 2 – 4 in Penang, Malaysia.
A research paper co-authored by Gergana Todorova, assistant professor of management, received the “Best Paper Award” in the Conflict Management division at the 74th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, held in August.
A paper focusing on preventable adverse events in hospitals, co-authored by two School of Business professors, has been selected as a 2014 Highly Commended Paper winner for International Journal of Lean Six Sigma.
"Alumni from the School's Executive MBA in Health Sector Management and Policy program are invited to join us for an evening of networking, cocktails and hors d'oeuvres at this special reception, held in conjunction with the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) 2015 Congress on Healthcare Leadership."
The School will host the fourth in its series of premier health care impact conferences, an unparalleled opportunity for the exchange of ideas on new technology in health care, the business of health care and the impact of changes in access to health care on the business community.
Join us for a half-day on-campus information session at the University of Miami School of Business Administration. Sit in on an MBA class and talk one-on-one with current MBA students about their experience.