Welcome to the Department of Management in the Fogelman College of Business and Economics
at the University of Memphis. The mission of our department is to enhance the business
and academic careers of our students by providing rigorous and relevant management
We offer courses that are strengthened by our faculty's research programs and consulting
experience. Through our BBA, professional MBA, executive MBA, international MBA,
customer-driven MBA, and on-line MBA programs, we prepare students for careers in
a globally competitive and technology-driven marketplace. Through our PhD program,
we prepare students for faculty positions at research-oriented academic institutions.
We contribute to the intellectual development of the management discipline through
rigorous and relevant scientific research. Our faculty members are nationally and
internationally recognized for their research that they publish in premier scholarly
journals. We contribute to the business community’s development through consulting,
employee training and development, and other professional outreach activities.
Our faculty members have diverse areas of expertise including human resource management,
organizational behavior, leadership, organization theory, strategic management, international
management, entrepreneurship and innovation, business communication, and organizational
research methods. Our faculty hold doctoral degrees from universities such as Case
Western Reserve, Georgia State, Illinois, Kentucky, LSU, Ohio State, Penn State, SUNY-Albany,
Texas, UNC-Chapel Hill, and Vanderbilt.
Please browse our web pages for more information about our faculty, PhD students,
degree programs, and research programs. If you have any questions, feel free to contact
me. Thank you for visiting the Department of Management in the Fogelman College of
Business and Economics at the University of Memphis.
Strategic Plan 2013-2018
Dr. Chuck Pierce
Chair & Great Oaks Foundation Professor of Management