Preparing you to take the next step as part of a dynamic EMBA experience in suburban Philadelphia.


Our faculty members are award winners, consultants to government and the world's top companies, and professors in the college's internationally ranked on-campus MBA Program. These are engaging teachers who have extensive experience working with executive-level students. Our faculty members include:

Faculty Members within the Smeal EMBA Program
Director of the Farrell Center for Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Smeal with research expertise on how new ideas emerge, are valued, and become commercialized.
“Top 100 Stars of Finance” and a recipient of AT&T’s prestigious 5.0 award for teaching excellence.
Chair of the Smeal Department of Management and Organization with previous roles on the Apollo lunar program and with Ford Motor Company.
A trained mediator who consults to organizations about conflict and collaboration and a former Visiting Scholar at the Harvard Law School’s Program on Negotiation.
Director of the Smeal MBA communication program and former consultant in business and industry with clients such as IBM, Lockheed-Martin, and McDonald’s.
Past president of the Academy of Management and author of the widely noted worldwide study of executive leadership Reinventing the CEO.
Part of the nation’s top supply chain management program with expertise in supply chain modeling, large-scale production and distribution systems, and management of natural resources.
Clinical Professor of Supply Chain and Information Systems at Smeal with prior experience working for management and technology consulting firms including Capgemini and CSC Consulting.
Winner of the Rosabeth Moss Kanter Award for best publication in work-family research and the Best Paper Award from the Society for Industrial & Organizational Psychology.
Studies the role of private information in microeconomic systems and has conducted experiments used by the FCC to consider new designs for broadband spectrum auctions.
Longtime entrepreneur and member of the Oregon State Bar focusing on new ventures and business transactions for online companies, small and medium sized enterprises, joint ventures, and start-ups.
Former director of public relations efforts for a Long Island, NY school system and expert in oral, written, and presentational business communications.
Serves on the editorial review boards of the Academy of Management Review and the Academy of Management Journal and was awarded the Calvin A. VanderWerf Teaching Award for excellence in teaching.
Longtime marketing executive at Texas Instruments and the executive director of the Institute for the Study of Business Markets, a Smeal research center focused on helping address business-to-business marketing challenges.
Has taught Management Accounting and related subjects to undergraduates, MBAs, and Executives, and his research interests aim to clarify some of the foundational assumptions of management thought and practice.
Leadership consultant to numerous firms including BASF, Cisco Systems, McDonald’s, Samsung, and Unilever, and the author of the books Leadership by Design and The Many Facets of Leadership.
Dean of the Smeal College of Business with more than 32 years of experience in higher education and business.