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Faculty

Respected researchers, dedicated teachers, and experienced consultants.
TMMBA faculty at its best.

Learn from a team of practicing professionals who are pacesetters in their fields. Our distinguished UW Foster School of Business faculty is made up of the highest-caliber teachers and researchers. These faculty members have consulted for industry giants such as Microsoft, IBM Corporation, The Boeing Company, PACCAR, and the Washington State Department of Transportation. They excel at linking academic theory with real-world practice to make the lectures, readings, and in-class discussions applicable and challenging.

Bruce Avolio

Professor of Management

Mark Pigott Chair in Business Strategic Leadership

Office: 514 PACCAR Hall
[email protected]

Expertise

Gamification
Global Business
Leadership
Organizational Behavior
Organizational Transformation


Gregory Bigley

Associate Professor of Management

Office: 467 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-685-7686
Fax: 206-543-3968
[email protected]

Expertise

Leadership
Organizational Behavior


Warren Boeker

Professor of Management

Douglas E. Olesen Excellence Chair in Entrepreneurship

Office: 567 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-8731
Fax: 206-685-9392
[email protected]

Expertise

Entrepreneurship
Technology And Innovation Strategy


Christina Ting Fong

Principal Lecturer of Management

Office: 542 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-4878
Fax: 206-543-3968
[email protected]

Expertise

Leadership
Organizational Behavior
Teamwork


Debra Glassman

Senior Lecturer of Business Economics

Office: 440 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-8738
Fax: 206-543-7472
[email protected]

Expertise

Global Business
International Finance
Macroeconomics


Benjamin Hallen

Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Charlene M. and Arthur W. Buerk Endowed Faculty Fellow

Office: 583 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-4579
[email protected]

Expertise

Accelerators
Entrepreneurship
Venture Capital


Mark Hillier

Associate Professor of Quantitative Methods

Evert McCabe Endowed Fellow

Office: 465 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-685-1912
[email protected]

Expertise

Manufacturing Management
Operations Management
Operations Research


Foad Iravani

Assistant Professor of Operations Management

Office: 444 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-616-9114
[email protected]
Website

Expertise

Gray Markets
Supply Chain Management


Shailendra Pratap Jain

Professor of Marketing

James D. Currie Professor of Marketing

Office: 457 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-221-2946
Fax: 206-543-7472
[email protected]

Expertise

Advertising
Brand Management
Consumer Behavior
Consumer Segmentation


Michael Johnson

Associate Professor of Management

The Boeing Company Endowed Professor in Business Management

Office: 544 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-616-2756
Fax: 206-543-3968
[email protected]

Expertise

Decision Making
Emotions
Leadership
Teamwork


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Alexis León

Senior Lecturer of Finance and Business Economics

[email protected]


Sarah McVay

Professor of Accounting

Deloitte & Touche Endowed Professor in Accounting

Office: 553 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-616-2196
Fax: 206-685-1561
[email protected]
Website

Expertise

Financial Accounting


Daniel Olson

Daniel M. Olson

Assistant Professor of Management

Office: 419 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-7689
[email protected]
Website

Expertise

Competitive Strategy
Corporate Social Responsibility
Entrepreneurship
Law


Scott Reynolds

Scott J. Reynolds

Professor of Business Ethics

Weyerhaeuser Endowed Faculty Fellow

Office: 550 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-4452
Fax: 206-543-3968
[email protected]

Expertise

Corporate Social Responsibility
Ethics


Sarah Shaikh

Assistant Professor of Accounting

Phone: 206-685-8077
[email protected]

Expertise

Financial Accounting


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Issariya Sirichakwal

Senior Lecturer of Operations Management

Office: 435 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-0560
[email protected]

Expertise

Manufacturing Management
Operations Management
Operations Research


Kevin Steensma

Professor of Management

Michael G. Foster Endowed Professor

Office: 524 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-4897
Fax: 206-543-3968
[email protected]u

Expertise

Competitive Strategy
Global Business
Strategic Alliances
Technology And Innovation Strategy


David Tan

Associate Professor of Management

Michael G. Foster Endowed Fellow

Office: 426 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-6405
[email protected]

Expertise

Competitive Strategy


Michael R. Wagner

Michael R. Wagner

Associate Professor of Operations Management

Neal and Jan Dempsey Endowed Faculty Fellow

Office: 442 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-685-2755
[email protected]
Website

Expertise

Crowdsourcing
Manufacturing Management
Operations Management
Operations Research
Project Management
Supply Chain Management


Lance Young

Principal Lecturer of Finance and Business Economics

Office: 428 PACCAR Hall
Phone: 206-543-4474
Fax: 206-543-7472
[email protected]

Expertise

Asset Pricing
Behavioral Finance
Business Valuation
Financial Markets
Growth Management
Small Business Finance
Venture Capital