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

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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 (89)

Francisco Polidoro

Francisco Polidoro

Associate Professor and College of Business Administration Foundation Advisory Council Centennial Fellow

Knowledge management, social networks, strategic alliances, strategic management, technology and innovation

Knowledge Management Social Networks Strategic Alliances Strategic Management Technology and Innovation Management Product Development Technology Competition Innovation and Creativity Competition and Collaboration Managing Knowledge Workers Alliances and Acquisitions

Kumar Muthuraman

Kumar Muthuraman

Professor, Department of Information, Risk and Operations Management and Director of the Center for Research and Analytics

Creating computational models with immediate, real-world applicability

Asset Pricing Derivatives Operations Research Energy Financial Risk Management Healthcare Scheduling and Profitability

Karen Landolt

Karen Landolt

Lecturer, Department of Business, Government and Society

Focusing on the ethical and social responsibilities in business through service learning.

Business Law Business Ethics Entrepreneurship Career Development Leadership Program Development Entrepreneurial Consulting

Guoming Lai

Guoming Lai

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

Supply chain management, problems in the interface of operations and finance

Finance and Marketing Finance and Operations Operations Management Supply Chain Management Sustainability in Business

Andrew Gershoff

Andrew Gershoff

Professor and Chair of the Department of Marketing

Exploring consumers' evaluations as they rely on others, brands and products.

Consumer Behaviour Consumer Decision Making Customer Insight Consumer Psychology Brand Equity Judgement and Decision Making Behavioral Decision Theory Word-Of-Mouth

David Spence

David Spence

Professor, Department of Business, Government and Society

Business and public policy, business law and regulation, energy and the environment

Corporate Social Responsibility Sustainability Renewable Energy Climate Change Business Ethics Government Regulation of Business Business Law Energy Policy and Law Environmental Policy and Law Fracking Green Policies

Rajiv Garg

Rajiv Garg

Assistant Professor, Department of Information, Risk, and Operations Management

Influence of social networks and mobile technologies on people and markets

E-Business Social Networks Music Industry Business Intelligence Linkedin Online Communities Information Diffusion Data Analytics Mobile App Strategy Online Marketing

Leigh McAlister

Leigh McAlister

Professor, Department of Marketing

Consumer choice and behavior, marketing strategies, and brand preferences

Customer Insight Pricing and Promotion Positioning Strategic Branding Roi for Marketing Marketing Impact On Firm Value Marketing Interventions Consumer Variety Seeking Consumer Research Marketing Strategy

Wayne Hoyer

Wayne Hoyer

Professor of Marketing

Understanding consumer attitudes and behaviors, brand influence, and customer satisfaction

Consumer Behavior Consumer and Market Insights Consumer Research Communications and Marketing Advertising and Marketing Strategies Customer Satisfaction Integrated Communications Customer Relationship Management Energy Consumer Attitudes Buying Motivation Emotional Brand Attachment

David Harrison

David Harrison

Professor, Department of Management

Performance influences in organizations, including diversity, work role adjustment, time, executive judgment and decision making

Organizational Diversity Work Roles and Behaviour Executive Decision Making Team Dynamics Business Ethics Leadership Traits Employee Voice Telecommuting Workplace Communication and Knowledge Sharing Absenteeism and Time Management Employee Disability and Health Issues

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