The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business

The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business

2100 Speedway, Austin, 78712, TX, US



The McCombs School is one of the largest and most distinguished top-tier business schools in the country. Our faculty members are ranked the 5th most productive researchers in the world, and they are ranked No. 3 Best Professors by Princeton Review.

The Texas BBA program is ranked 6th by Bloomberg Businessweek, and McCombs has more top-10 undergraduate specializations than any school except Wharton (Univ. of Pennsylvania). The Texas MBA program is ranked No. 15 by U.S. News and World Report. The accounting program is ranked No. 1 in undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate programs.

McCombs educates more than 12,000 students each year, creating one of the largest cumulative impacts of any business school in the world. About 2,000 professionals also participate each year in programs designed for working executives and their firms. These Texas Executive Education programs are held in our first-class AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center.

The school has strong areas of focus including entrepreneurship, energy and sustainability, ethics, public policy, healthcare management, real estate finance, technology management and commercialization, investment, and management consulting.




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Experts (82)

Carlos Carvalho

Carlos Carvalho

Associate Professor of Statistics, Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management

Using Bayesian statistics to solve problems in finance, genetics and other complex fields

Bayesian Statistics Advanced Statistics Econometrics Statistical Computation Graphical Models Parallel Statistical Computation Computer Modeling Stock Market and Investments Stock Volatility Pricing Models Statistical Research Dynamic Estimation Multivariate Problems

Edward Anderson

Edward Anderson

Professor, Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management

Operations management and system dynamics in the automotive, videogame, and healthcare industries

System Dynamics New Product Development Healthcare Management Supply Chain Management Operations Management Video Game Industry Knowledge Management Innovation Management Dynamic Programming Automobile Industry Electronic Business (Ebusiness) Project Managemenmt Computer Simulations

Greg Hallman

Greg Hallman

Senior Lecturer, Department of Finance

Financial analysis and valuation, real estate finance, and mortgage backed securities

Consulting Real Estate Finance Executive Compensation Reits Securities Valuation Commercial Damage Mortgage Backed Securities Litigation Consulting Expert Testimony Financial Analysis Structured Debt Products Corporate Finance

Britt Freund

Britt Freund

Distinguished Senior Lecturer, Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management

Operations management, petrochemical and alternative energy management, executive education

Energy Management Energy Investment Manufacturing Operations Management Petrochemical Management Oil and Gas Supply Chain & Logistics Project Management Distribution Risk Management Automation

Julie Irwin

Julie Irwin

Professor, Department of Business, Government and Society & Department of Marketing

Psychology of consumer behavior, decision-making, ethical consumption, green marketing, and corporate social responsibility

Marketing Communication Public Policy Environmental Studies Consumer Behavior Green Marketing Ethical Consumption Consumer Psychology Csr Corporate Social Responsibility Consumer Decision Making Sustainable Products Consumer Perception of Labor Practices Ethical Decisions

Jeff Johanns

Jeff Johanns

Lecturer, Department of Accounting

Former PricewaterhouseCoopers partner with more than 30 years in public accounting

Corporate Governance Accounting Auditing Standards

Rob Malcolm

Rob Malcolm

Executive in Residence, Center for Customer Insight and Marketing Solutions

Executive consultant, mentor and coach - marketing, sales, and innovation

Marketing Strategy Global Marketing Building Global Brands Disruptive Marketing Sales Strategy Marketing Innovation High Performance Marketing Consumer Products Customer Insight Brand Management Market Research Integrated Marketing Brand

Ram Ranganathan

Ram Ranganathan

Assistant Professor

Former engineer and Big Four management consultant with expertise in technology strategy

Firm Strategy Technological Change and Innovation Alliances and Networks Securities Analysts

Lisa Koonce

Lisa Koonce

Professor, Department of Accounting

Understanding the decision-making implications of financial reporting

Financial Accounting Financial Reporting Auditing Judgment and Decision Making

Herb Miller

Herb Miller

Senior Lecturer, Department of Marketing

Sales and marketing, branding, market strategies, personal success and leadership

Business Management Marketing Management Accounting-Managerial Marketing Strategy Personal & Professional Development Brand & Identity Development and Execution International Marketing Sales and Customer Service Marketing & Branding Sales Management Leadership Customer Satisfaction Career Success

Industry Experience (10)

  • Research
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  • Financial Services
  • Advertising/Marketing
  • Management Consulting
  • Information Technology and Services
  • Energy
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate Leadership
  • Market Research

Expertise Overview

816 Areas of Expertise

391 Industry Experience

341 Event Appearances

19 Talks