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Bauer College

Our Outstanding Faculty

Elite Education, Experience

Bauer College faculty received Ph.D.s from MIT, Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, UCLA, Stanford, London School of Economics, University of Michigan, University of Illinois, University of Chicago, University of Texas at Austin, Cornell and many other prestigious universities. They have previously served on faculties at Carnegie Mellon, MIT, Dartmouth, University of Michigan, University of Illinois, University of California-Berkeley, University of Chicago, University of Georgia, UT-Austin, Texas A&M, Southern Methodist University, Ohio State University, Northwestern University and other well-known universities. Still others are former senior management executives in the industries students aspire to, offering a powerful blend of real-world experience, grounded in the knowledge of the latest research.

Research & Scholarship


Bauer’s Accounting Department faculty have been ranked among the most productive in the world. They also distinguish themselves with scholarly work that is published in the top academic journals and presented at national and international conferences and universities.


Bauer’s Finance Department has been ranked 8th in the U.S. for faculty research productivity. It was ranked #1 in the entire Gulf region and #2 in Texas in the most recent Financial Management ranking survey based on faculty research. This study surveyed over 1000 finance departments world-wide, so the overall #45 ranking puts the Finance department in the top 5% in the world.


Faculty from the Department of Decision & Information Sciences have distinguished themselves in several ways: The Management Information Systems area has been ranked #1 in research productivity among IS departments on the Gulf Coast and #17 in the world, with Professor Wynne Chin recognized as one of the world’s top five human computer interaction researchers and other faculty cited for their research impact. The Supply Chain Management sector of DISC boasts faculty who have helped the school become known as one of only a handful of U.S. schools known for comprehensive supply chain education.


Bauer’s Management department is one of only five U.S. schools with multiple Academy of Management Journal Hall of Fame Members. Cullen Chair Professor John Ivancevich is the #1 ranked Hall of Fame Member, with Baker Hughes Professor Robert Keller also one of the 33 people in the world selected to the AOMJ Hall of Fame. Others serve in editorial roles and on editorial boards of the leading journals in their fields.


The Chronicle of Higher Education and Academic Analytics ranked Bauer #9 among leading research universities for faculty scholarly productivity in marketing in 2007, and Bauer doctoral students have won the Howard Award for the best dissertation in the field of marketing twice in the past decade.