November 1 Met with Associate Dean Hemant Bhargava, Associate Dean Paul Griffin, Assistant Dean James Stevens, Acting Assistant Dean Sarah Mangum, Professor Andrew Hargadon, Professor Kimberly Elsbach and Associate Director Academic and Student Services Holly Bishop-Green to discuss the technology management courses.
Videotaped a UCTV interview with Amy Myers Jaffe, Executive Director of Energy and Sustainability, to discuss specific energy and sustainability areas.
December 3 Lunch meeting with Dennis Pendleton, Dean of UC Davis Extension.
Met with Jeff Gibeling, Dean of Graduate Studies, and Assistant Dean Jim Stevens to discuss graduate programs.
Chaired the senior leadership team meeting, which was moderated by Adjunct Professor Bob Lorber. The leadership team is composed of Associate Dean Hemant Bhargava, Associate Dean Paul Griffin, Assistant Dean Jim Stevens, Assistant Dean Judy Nagai, Interim Assistant Dean Sarah Magnum, Managing Director Wendy Beecham, Executive Director Amy Myers Jaffe and Director of the Master of Professional Accountancy Program Will Snyder.
December 4 Teleconference meeting with Sanford Weill, former Chairman and CEO of Citigroup.
I wish to update you on an issue of interest to the UC Davis Graduate School of Management community.
In a few months, U.S. News & World Report will release its annual ranking of graduate business schools. These rankings incorporate several key MBA student metrics that are self-reported by the schools to U.S. News such as: grade point average, GMAT score and percentage of applicants accepted by the school.
UPDATE: Andrew Barkett is leaving his post as senior engineer at Facebook to bring his decade of experience in Silicon Valley to become the first-ever chief technology officer for the Republican National Committee.The June 4 announcement has stirred a whirlwind of media coverage, including the Huffington Post and Washington Post.Bark
Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.