Strong and effective management is essential to every enterprise. The Department of Management creates leaders and entrepreneurs who contribute to a sustainable and global economy.
Management is a rapidly changing field that’s crucial to our economy. In the Department of Management at CSU's College of Business, our goal is to educate the leaders and entrepreneurs of the future by providing core management skills to help students succeed in contributing to a sustainable and global economy.
Our faculty members are committed to being the best teachers possible, while participating in the creation of new knowledge to keep our courses fresh, practical, and relevant. Management faculty are widely acknowledged as leaders in research in such areas as entrepreneurship, strategy, innovation, trust, negotiation, teams, diversity and inclusion, supply chain and logistics, human resource management, and strategic leadership. Faculty have published research in many top management journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Applied Psychology, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Operations Management, Journal of Business Venturing, and Organization Science.
We are active contributors and leaders in our professional organizations and serve on top editorial review boards. Faculty members also work with businesses to improve organizational processes and performance. Our research and consulting are translated into a classroom experience that is grounded in a solid body of knowledge as well as being practical and progressive.