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."
Cecily Cooper, associate professor of management at the School and her partner Craig Crossley of the University of Central Florida, are looking for organizations that need help on issues that could range from employee retention and onboarding practices to assessing the effectiveness of mentoring and other company programs.
The School of Business is welcoming three new faculty members this fall. Derick Davis has joined the School as an assistant professor of marketing, Stefanos Delikouras is an assistant professor of finance, and Alex Horenstein is an assistant professor of economics.
The School plans to launch an innovative weekend Executive MBA program that breaks new ground in MBA education and will uniquely focus on four key management themes – those of importance to individuals and organizations operating in or connecting with high-growth markets, particularly those of the Americas.
Yongtao Guan, a professor of management science, along with collaborators from the Yale School of Public Health, has received a $453,000 grant from the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to identify potential links between cancer risk and the proximity of homes to heavy automobile traffic.
A. "Parsu" Parasuraman, holder of the James W. McLamore Chair in Marketing, professor and department chair of marketing, has been named the recipient of the 2013 Gilbert A. Churchill Award by the American Marketing Association.
Dec 13 - Dec 15
The School welcomes expert researchers from around the world in all areas of behavioral finance and economics at the third annual Behavioral Finance Conference.
The Fall 2013 undergraduate and graduate degree ceremony will take place on Thursday, December 19 at 10:00 a.m. at the BankUnited Center on the Coral Gables campus.
Jun 26 - Jun 29
The 23nd Annual Frontiers in Service Conference will be held June 26-29, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Featuring a unique international mix of business people and academics, it is the world’s leading annual conference on service research.