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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.

Search the faculty directory. Or explore faculty research, including the Canes Behavioral Laboratory and recent publications.  


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."

Recent News


CIS Professor Among World-Leading Executives and Thought Leaders Participating in Harvard Business Review China Forum

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.


Marketing Professor Shares Insight on Service Excellence at International Hospitality Conference

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.


Management Professor Receives Best Paper Award from Leading Management Organization

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.


School Research on Improving Patient Care in Hospitals Wins Top Journal Award

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.


Top Graduating Seniors and Faculty Honored in Celebration of Excellence

Seniors graduating from the School of Business and top faculty members were honored at the 2014 Celebration of Excellence Awards Ceremony April 25. The event was held to celebrate the accomplishments of students as they prepare for life after college.

Upcoming Events

Oct 29

Women's MBA Club - "Building Your Own Brand"

The Women's MBA Club cordially invites you to attend a reception and panel discussion featuring noted alumni on building your personal brand.

Oct 31

UM Accounting Alumni and Friends Homecoming CPE Forum

Reconnect and network with accounting alumni, faculty, other accounting professionals, and friends of the UM School of Business Administration at the Four Seasons Hotel Miami while earning up to 6 CPE credits.

Oct 31

School of Business Homecoming Class Reunions and Alumni Cookout

Whether you attend a lecture by our first-rate faculty, celebrate a reunion, or join in our alumni cookout, Alumni Weekend and Homecoming 2014 is a great time to reconnect with your alma mater and remember why "it’s great to be a Miami Hurricane!"

Nov 19

Executive MBA, Professional MBA, and The Miami Executive MBA for the Americas Information Session

Learn how the University of Miami MBA Program can help you gain the skills and knowledge you need to advance your career.

Nov 22

Master's in Business and MBA Preview

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.

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Facts and Stats

75% of all courses have 25 or fewer students
UM has more than 60 computer labs in residential colleges, libraries and schools
The University has a wireless network deployed throughout campus

    School of Business Administration
    P.O. Box 248027, Coral Gables, Florida 33124-6520
TEL: 305-284-4643
FAX: 305-284-6526
GRADUATE: 305-284-2510
UNDERGRADUATE: 305-284-4641