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 curricula. We offer courses that are strengthened by our faculty's research programs and consulting experience.Through our BBA, professional MBA, executive MBA, customer-driven MBA, and online 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 Central Florida, CU-Boulder, George Mason, Kentucky, Memphis, Ohio State, Penn State, Purdue, Rice, SUNY-Albany, Texas, 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.

Management Department Strategic Plan 2015-2020
Management Department Advisory Board

Kurt Kraiger

  Dr. Kurt Kraiger
  Chair, Department of Management
  Professor of Management
  E-mail: Kurt.Kraiger@memphis.edu


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MGMT BROCHUREWith a major in Management, you’ll study how different leadership qualities translate into effective management skills. Our program will teach you how to employ tangible skills, along with offering data-driven organizational tools and analytics to prepare you for management positions in a wide spectrum of industries, business sectors, nonprofit organizations and government...