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Our faculty members are world-class educators as well as a vital source of ideas and research shaping the future of business. 

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chaired professorships

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faculty in the world for research contributions - UT Dallas Jindal School of Management Ranking 2019

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editorial positions at academic journals

Addressing the Big Issues

Ross Thought In Action

A Biden Business Agenda: Finding New Solutions on Sustainability

A Q-and-A with Michigan Ross Professor Andy Hoffman
Ross News Blog

Michigan Ross Professor’s New Case Study Focuses on Ethics and Culture in Finance

A new case study co-written by Jeremy Kress , assistant professor of business law at Michigan Ross, is part of a broader effort to improve ethics in the finance industry.
Ross Thought In Action

U-M Researchers, Others Examine Ways to Scale Up COVID-19 Testing to Meet Demand

Researchers say findings, recommendations broadly applicable to other states.

Chaired Professorships

Michigan Ross recognizes particularly impactful faculty scholars with named professorships endowed by donors.

Faculty Recognition

Each year Michigan Ross recognizes its faculty for their outstanding research and teaching contributions with awards, fellowships, and professorships.

Senior Faculty Teaching Awards

Victor L. Bernard Faculty Teaching Leadership Award

The award was established to honor the memory of Professor Victor Bernard and recognizes a broad range of teaching endeavors, work with PhD students, course design, and work with colleagues.


James P. Walsh

2020 Victor L. Bernard Faculty Teaching Leadership Award

James P. Walsh, A.F. Thurnau Professor, Gerald and Esther Carey Professor of Business Administration; Professor of Management and Organizations; Professor of Strategy; Chair of Strategy


2019: Ravi Anupindi, Technology & Operations

2018: Jagadeesh Sivadasan, Business Economics & Public Policy

2017: Amitabh Sinha, Technology & Operations

2016: Gregory S. Miller, Accounting

2015: Dana Muir, Business Law

2014: Linda Y.C. Lim, Strategy

2013: Thomas J. Schriber, Technology & Operations

2012: Rajeev Batra, Marketing

2011: George J. Siedel, Law, History and Communication

2010: Michael D. Gordon, Business Administration

2009: Gautam Kaul, Finance & Real Estate

2009: Lance Sandelands, Management & Organizations

2008: Paula J. Caproni, Management & Organizations

2007: Aneel G. Karnani, Strategy

2006: William S. Lovejoy, Technology & Operations

2005: M.P. Narayanan, Finance & Real Estate

2004: Valerie Y. Suslow, Business Economics & Public Policy

2003: George D. Cameron, Law, History and Communication

2002: Richard G. Sloan, Accounting

Faculty Service Awards

Andy Andrews Distinguished Faculty Service Award

Dana Muir

2020 Andy Andrews Distinguished Faculty Service Award

Francine Lafontaine, Associate Dean for Business+Impact; William Davidson Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy; Professor of Economics, LSA


2019: Dana Muir, Business Law

2018: Catherine Shakespeare, Accounting

2017: Eric Svaan, Technology & Operations

2016: Valerie Suslow, Business Economics & Public Policy

2015: NA

2014: William Lanen, Accounting

2013: Lynn Wooten, Management & Organizations

2012: NA

2011: Gene Anderson, Marketing

2010: Paul Clyde, Business Economics & Public Policy

2009: William Lovejoy, Technology & Operations

2008: K. Dugan

2007: James Reece, Operations and Management Science 

2006: Tom Schriber, Technology & Operations

2005: Sue Ashford, Management & Organizations

2004: Brian Talbot, Technology & Operations

2003: Tom Kinnear, Marketing

2002: Richard (Andy) Andrews

Neary Teaching Excellence Awards

BBA

Jeremy Kruss

2020 BBA Teaching Excellence Award

Cheng Gao, Assistant Professor of Strategy

Cheng Gao is an Assistant Professor of Strategy at the University of Michigan, Ross School of Business. His research focuses on strategy in nascent industries, technology and innovation, entrepreneurship, and nonmarket strategy.


2019: Jeremy Kress, Assistant Professor of Business Law

2018: Lori Rogala, Lecturer of Business Law

2017: Mary Hinesly, Professor of Executive Education

2016: Brad Killaly, Associate Dean, FT & Global MBA Programs and Clinical Professor of Strategy

2015: Brad Killaly, Associate Dean, FT & Global MBA Programs and Clinical Professor of Strategy

2014: Scott Rick, Associate Professor of Marketing

2013: Lynn Wooten

2012: Edward (Ned) Smith

2011: Owen Wu

2010: Eric Svaan, Lecturer of Technology and Operations

2009: Owen Wu

2008: Daniel Gruber

2007: Damian Beil, Professor of Technology and Operations

2006: Hyun-Soo Ahn, Whirlpool Corp. Research Professor of Business Administration

2005: Victoria Johnson

Full-Time MBA

Jeremy Kruss

2020 Full-Time MBA Teaching Excellence Award

Lindsey Gallo, Coopers and Lybrand, Norman E. Auerbach Assistant Professor of Accounting

Sivadasan is a Michael R. and Mary Hallman Fellow. He teaches business economics and public policy; his research is focused on firm and employee productivity, industrial organization, and international economics.


2019: Jagadeesh Sivadasan, Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy, Michael R. and Mary Kay Hallman Fellow, and Chair of Business Economics and Public Policy

2018: Ryan Ball, Coopers and Lybrand, Norman E. Auerbach Assistant Professor of Accounting

2017: Gautam Ahuja

2016: Ryan Ball, Coopers and Lybrand, Norman E. Auerbach Assistant Professor of Accounting​

2015: Aneel Karnani, Professor of Stategy

2014: Ryan Ball, Coopers and Lybrand, Norman E. Auerbach Assistant Professor of Accounting

2013: Gautam Kaul, Professor of Finance

2012: Gautam Ahuja

2011: Gautam Kaul, Professor of Finance

2010: Gautam Ahuja

2009: Gautam Kaul, Professor of Finance

2008: Thomas Kinnear, Professor Emeritus of Marketing​

2007: Uday Rajan, David B. Hermelin Professor of Business Administration

2006: Gautam Kaul, Professor of Finance

2005: Gautam Ahuja

Weekend MBA

John Branch

2020 Weekend MBA Teaching Excellence Award

Jason Hall, Lecturer I in Business

Jason's research into equity valuation and the cost of capital has led to 15 publications and been relied upon by corporations listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, regulatory authorities, the New South Wales Treasury and the Australian Competition Tribunal.


2019: John Branch, Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration and Co-Director of Yaffe Digital Media Initiative

2018: Laurie Morgan, Lecturer of Technology and Operations and Lecturer of Management and Organizations

2017: Wally Hopp, C.K. Prahalad Distinguished Professor of Business and Engineering, Professor of Technology and Operations, Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering, and Associate Dean for PTMBA

2016: Aneel Karnani, Professor of Stategy

2015: John Branch, Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration and Co-Director of Yaffe Digital Media Initiative

2014: Aneel Karnani, Professor of Stategy

2013: Thomas Kinnear, Professor Emeritus of Marketing​​

2012: Aneel Karnani, Professor of Stategy

Evening MBA

Eric Svaan

2020 Evening MBA Teaching Excellence Award

Pascale Leroueil, LEO Intermittent Lecturer


2019: Eric Svaan, Lecturer of Technology and Operations

2018: Venky Nagar, KPMG Professor of Accounting and Teitelbaum Research Scholar

2017: Eric Svaan, Lecturer of Technology and Operations

2016: Martin Schmalz

2015: Eric Svaan, Lecturer of Technology and Operations

2014: Eric Svaan, Lecturer of Technology and Operations

2013: Eric Svaan, Lecturer of Technology and Operations

2012: Gautam Ahuja

2011: Puneet Manchanda, Isadore and Leon Winkelman Professor of Marketing

2009:​ Charles "Chip" Klemstine, Lecturer of Accounting

Executive MBA

Puneet Manchanda

2020 Executive MBA Teaching Excellence Award

M.P. Narayanan, Robert Morrison Hoffer Professor of Business Administration; Professor of Finance

Manchanda is the Isadore and Leon Winkelman Professor of Marketing. His main research interest is in building empirical models of consumer and firm behavior in digital environments as well as in the pharmaceutical industry.


2018: Puneet Manchanda, Isadore and Leon Winkelman Professor of Marketing

2018: Reuven "Roby" Lehavy, Victor L. Bernard- Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP Collegiate Professor of Accouting and Faculty Director, Paton Accounting Center

2017: M.P. Narayanan, Hoffer Professor of Business Administration

2016: Izak Duenyas, Herrick Professor of Business, Professor of Technology and Operations, Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering

2015: Gautam Ahuja

2014: Hyun-Soo Ahn, Whirlpool Corp. Research Professor of Business Administration

2013: Izak Duenyas, Herrick Professor of Business, Professor of Technology and Operations, Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering

2012 (April): Hyun-Soo Ahn, Whirlpool Corp. Research Professor of Business Administration

2012 (August): Minyuan Zhao

2011: Gautam Ahuja

2010: MP Narayanan, Hoffer Professor of Business Administration

2009: Izak Duenyas, Herrick Professor of Business, Professor of Technology and Operations, Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering

2008: MP Narayanan, Hoffer Professor of Business Administration

2007: Thomas Kinnear, Professor Emeritus of Marketing​​

2006: MP Narayanan, Hoffer Professor of Business Administration

2005: Thomas Kinnear, Professor Emeritus of Marketing​​​

Global MBA

Priscilla Rogers

2019 Global MBA Teaching Excellence Award

Priscilla Rogers, Associate Professor Emerita of Management Communication

Pris teaches Communication for the Global Manager and Communication Management, courses focusing on recurring management activities. She is one of the two faculty members overseeing the Ross’s Global MBA Multidisciplinary Action Projects.


2019: Michael Jensen, Professor of Strategy

2018: Damian Beil, Professor of Technology and Operations and Ford Motor Company Co-Director of the Joel D. Tauber Institute for Global Operations

2017: Hyun-Soo Ahn, Whirlpool Corp. Research Professor of Business Administration

2016: Bill Lanen, KPMG Professor Emeritus of Accounting and Professor Emeritus of Accounting

2015: Priscilla S. Rogers, Associate Professor Emerita of Management Communication

2014: Damian Beil, Professor of Technology and Operations and Ford Motor Company Co-Director of the Joel D. Tauber Institute for Global Operations

2013: Hyun-Soo Ahn, Whirlpool Corp. Research Professor of Business Administration

2012: Puneet Manchanda, Isadore and Leon Winkelman Professor of Marketing

2011: Hyun-Soo Ahn, Whirlpool Corp. Research Professor of Business Administration

2010: Wally Hopp, C.K. Prahalad Distinguished Professor of Business and Engineering, Professor of Technology and Operations, Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering, and Associate Dean for PTMBA

2009: Aneel Karnani, Professor of Strategy

2008: Andy Gershoff

2007: E. Han Kim, Everett E. Berg Professor of Business Administration

Master of Accounting

Catherine Shakespeare

2020 MAcc Teaching Excellence Award

Gwen Yu, Arthur Andersen Professor of Accounting; Associate Professor of Accounting

Gwen Yu is an associate professor at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan. Her research focuses on how accounting information affects various real economic outcomes, especially in an international setting.


2019: Catherine Shakespeare, , Arthur Anderson Professor of Accounting and Associate Professor of Accounting

2018: James deSimpelare, Lecturer of Accounting

2017: Robert "Bob" Totte, Lecturer of Accounting

2016: James deSimpelare, Lecturer of Accounting

2015: Charles "Chip" Klemstine, Lecturer of Accounting

2014: James deSimpelare, Lecturer of Accounting

2013: Feng Li

2012: James deSimpelare, Lecturer of Accounting

2011: Charles "Chip" Klemstine, Lecturer of Accounting

2010: James deSimpelare, Lecturer of Accounting

2009: Charles "Chip" Klemstine, Lecturer of Accounting

2008: James deSimpelare, Lecturer of Accounting

2007: George Siedel, Professor Emeritus of Business Law

2006: James deSimpelare, Lecturer of Accounting

2005: James deSimpelare, Lecturer of Accounting

Master of Management

Lori Rogala

2020 Master of Management Teaching Excellence Award

Lori Rogala, Lecturer of Business Law


2019: John Branch, Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration and Co-Director of Yaffe Digital Media Initiative

2018: Brad Killaly, Associate Dean, FT & Global MBA Programs and Clinical Professor of Strategy

2017: John Branch, Clinical Assistant Professor of Business Administration and Co-Director of Yaffe Digital Media Initiative

2016: Ari Shwayder, LEO Lecturer of Business Economics and Public Policy

2015: Brad Killaly, Associate Dean, FT & Global MBA Programs and Clinical Professor of Strategy

Master of Supply Chain Management

Sam Aflaki

2020 MSCM Teaching Excellence Award

Sam Aflaki, Visiting Associate Professor of Technology and Operations

Sam Aflaki is an associate professor of operations management visiting Ross from HEC Paris’s department of information systems and operations management where he also serves as the academic director of the operations module in HEC EMBA program.


2019: ​Ravi Anupindi, John Psarouthakis Research Professor of Manufacturing Management, Professor of Technology and Operations, and Chair of Technology and Operations

2018: ​Roman Kapuscinski, John Psarouthakis Research Professor of Manufacturing Management, Professor of Technology and Operations, and Chair of Technology and Operations

PhD

Katherine Burson

2020 PhD Teaching Excellence Award

Katherine Burson, Associate Professor of Marketing

Katherine Burson explores judgment and decision making in consumer behavior, specifically examining systematic biases in self assessment such as over- and under-estimation of ability and the effects of such biases on product choice.


2019: Yue "Maggie" Zhou,  Associate Professor of Strategy

2018: Fred Feinberg,  Joseph Handleman Professor of Marketing, Professor of Statistics, and Chair of Marketing

2017: Gautam Ahuja

2016: Carolyn Yoon, Professor of Marketing

2015: Brian Wu, Associate Professor of Strategy and Michael R. and Mary Kay Hallman Fellow

2014: Amiyatosh Purnanandam, Michael Stark Professor of Finance and Chair of Finance

2013: Gerald F. Davis, Associate Dean for Businees + Impact, Gilbert and Ruth Whitake Professor of Business Administration, Professor of Management and Organizations

2012: Uday Rajan, David B. Hermelin Professor of Business Administration, Chair and Professor of Finance and Real Estate

2011: Fred Feinberg,  Joseph Handleman Professor of Marketing, Professor of Statistics, and Chair of Marketing

2010: Gautam Ahuja

2009: Andy Gershoff

2008: Anne Harrington

2007: Gerald F. Davis, Associate Dean for Businees + Impact, Gilbert and Ruth Whitake Professor of Business Administration, Professor of Management and Organizations

2006: Jane Dutton, Distinguished Professor Emerita of Business Administration and Psychology

2005: Sendil Ethiraj

External Recognition

Our faculty members are frequently honored for their thought leadership with awards from leading academic and business organizations. Please see individual faculty members' profile pages for details.

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Areas of Study

Discover some of the world’s top business thinkers at Michigan Ross. Our faculty expertise covers a lot of ground – from fintech to digital marketing to the best way to lead people.

Areas of Study