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Michael Cooper has been named dean of Bryant University’s College of Business, effective in May. He is dean of Rutgers Business School. He has a BA in psychology from Hofstra and a PhD from The Ohio State University.

Alison Davis-Blake becomes dean of the University of Michigan Ross School of Business as of August. She is currently dean of the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota. She earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees at Brigham Young University and a PhD from Stanford.

Tripp Davis has been named senior associate dean for external relations at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business and president of the Darden School Foundation. Davis most recently served as an adjunct faculty member at Darden and U.Va.'s  McIntire School of Commerce and co-faculty director of McIntire's Galant Center for  Entrepreneurship. He earned a BA in English from Dartmouth and an MBA from the Darden School of Business.

Daniel Jacobs has been named director of the Master of Science in Sustainability Management program at American University’s Kogod School of Business. He teaches business strategies for environmental sustainability and global corporate citizenship.  Jacobs received a BA in political science from Middlebury College, an MPhil from Cambridge University, and a JD from Duke University.

Matt Jensen is the MBA/MS program manager at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business. He was most recently director of enrollment management at Mid-State Technical College in Wisconsin Rapids.  Jensen earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside and a master’s degree from the UWM Lubar School.

Christoph H. Loch will become director of Cambridge Judge Business School at the University of Cambridge in September. He is the Glaxosmithkline Chaired Professor of Corporate Innovation and Professor of Technology and Operations Management at INSEAD and director of the INSEAD Israel Research Centre.  He holds a Diplom-Wirtschaftsingenieur degree from the Darmstadt Institute of Technology in Germany, an MBA from the University of Tennessee and a PhD from Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Adib Nasle has been appointed executive director of the Executive MBA and the Presidential and Key Executive MBA programs at Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management. He is the founder of the Green Age Group. He has a BA from Michigan State University and an MBA from Pepperdine University.

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