Department of Management and Leadership

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About Management

Business is about people, and people need managers with a leadership mindset. The best managers excel at decision making, finding common ground, building on strengths, negotiation, communication, team building, adaptability, flexibility and strategic planning. With a major in Management, you’ll explore, learn and practice the range of skills employed by today’s most respected, successful, ethical leaders.

Management and Leadership Faculty

Our faculty members will engage you in meaningful dialogue, critical thinking and ethical decision making. They bring to the classroom a wealth of leadership and management experience and research. They rank highly for mentorship, academic experience and teaching quality. They are renowned and respected experts whose research is published in esteemed journals and who are frequently called upon for insights into current news stories.

Meet Our Faculty


BNSF Neeley Leadership Program

What does it take to be a leader? By the end of this select three-year program, you'll not only know the answer, you'll live it. You'll reflect, learn, practice and grow to your fullest potential, ready to influence and lead change in all aspects of your career and life. Learn more at