Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence
Assistant Professor of Finance
"One of the students' favorite parts of class is when I hold "How to Impress Your Boss" sessions. They can bring in issues they are dealing with on the job and we work through it."
Experiential Learning, Student Engagement, Building Relationships
Assistant Professor of Economics
"I break up lectures with group activities or games... This helps give students a clearer, more memorable understanding of the business implications of the market scenarios we are examining."
Personal Attention, Experiential Learning, Student Engagement
Assistant Professor of Information Systems
"I enjoy mentoring students... I currently sit on the board of advisors of tech startups
launched by students – it is so rewarding to see them applying the principles they
learned here in class."
Student Engagement, Personal Attention, Experiential Learning
Professor of Strategy
"The simulations I use in my strategy course are invaluable... I've been told by former CEOs that this is as close to running an actual company as you can get."
Experiential Learning, Student Engagement, Personal Attention
Associate Professor of Organizational Theory and Management
"In my leadership course, each student completes a 360-degree leadership assessment... It's very individualized and depends entirely on their own challenges."
Learner-focused, Blended Learning, Experiential Learning
Assistant Professor of Decision Sciences
"Much has changed in the last few years, and it's vital to adapt and communicate in ways that students are comfortable with. I host discussion threads, make announcements, and address students' questions online."
Blended Learning, Learner-focused, Student Engagement
Associate Professor of Marketing
"In my class, I like to encourage the free flowing of ideas – you could call it 'controlled chaos.' My goal is to create a 'we're all here to help each other get better' atmosphere."
Building Relationships, Student Engagement, Learner-focused