Dean of the Eller College of Management

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Coming Soon

Search Date Range

October, 2021 to December, 2021

Position Description

The University of Arizona is seeking an exceptional individual to serve as Dean for the Eller College of Management. The Eller College is regularly ranked in the top twenty of public colleges of business and several departments and units are ranked within the top ten nationally. The College’s vision is to become a leading public business school and do so by building on a proud history of identifying emerging areas of significant importance and developing them into points of excellence.

The Eller College was founded as a commerce program in 1913. It has been accredited by the AACSB since 1948. It is named for alumnus and entrepreneur Karl Eller. The dean is the chief academic and administrative officer of the Eller College, one of the largest colleges within the University. As a member of prestigious Association of American Universities, a Carnegie R1 institution and a land-grant university, the University of Arizona is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. More information about the University can be found in the later section of this document.

Talent Link

The requisition for this position has not been posted. A link to the requisition will be provided once the requisition is live. 

Position Specification 

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Education Executives 

Search Firm Contact

Ilene Nagel

Inquiries, nominations, and applications should be sent to 

Committee Chair Name

David Hahn, Dean, College of Engineering | 

Other Committee Members

Walter Zipperman, Advisory Council Representative

Anastasiya Ghosh, Associate Professor, Marketing

Cortez Smith, Manager, Business Consulting

Phoebe Chalk-Wadsworth, Senior Director of Development, Eller College of Management

Sudha Ram, Professor, Management Information Systems

Katie Maxwell, Associate Director, Accounting

Price Fishback, Professor, Economics

Yong Liu, Department Head, Marketing

Marci Hill, Director, Administration – Academic Affairs

Laura Scaramella, Director, Family and Consumer Sciences

Aiza Coulter, President of the African American Honorary and President of Entertainment Club

Brian Ellerman, Director, FORGE

JP Roczniak, President and CEO, UA Foundation