Earlier this month, the University of Dallas announced a partnership with the Institute of World Politics (IWP). UD will be the ninth institution of higher learning to partner with IWP.+ Read More
Quality Matters (QM), a nationally recognized faculty peer review organization for online and hybrid course design, has designated three Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business courses with the Quality Matters Certification. The certification recognizes the graduate-level courses Business Analytics, Managerial Finance and Value-Based Marketing and their Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business faculty designers.
"We're proud to have our faculty recognized with the Quality Matters certification for the work they've done delivering high-quality online education to graduate business students at the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business," said the school's Dean Robert Scherer.
Business Analytics, taught by Associate Professor Blake Frank, integrates practices related to the development, analysis and protection of data in an organizational environment.
Associate Professor Dale Fodness' Value-Based Marketing applies ROI concepts and practices to marketing decisions in order to effectively determine marketing's value to an organization.
Managerial Finance, taught by Jenny Gu, assistant professor, familiarizes students with the components of risk-return analyses that managers use to maximize firm value.
QM is a not-for-profit subscription service which provides a rubric and a process that academic institutions use for quality assurance and continuous improvement of online courses. Each course is reviewed by a team of three trained, certified peer reviewers who are all experienced online faculty. The QM process is a collegial, faculty-driven, research-based peer review process based on a rubric consisting of 8 general standards and 40 specific standards that are nationally recognized as reflecting a shared understanding of quality in online and hybrid course design. The 2014 list of QM recognized courses in higher education is available here.
Growing up in a half-Irish Catholic family in Cincinnati, the seven Teller children knew a household full of music. Lucy, Brother Jonah and Brother Simon Teller have used the love of music instilled during childhood by their family to become musicians and produce music of their own.+ Read More
A few years back, the University of Dallas began to form a relationship with the Dallas Zoo, when Assistant Professor of Biology Deanna Soper, Ph.D., and her colleague, Professor of Psychology Scott Churchill, P.h.D., began taking class trips to the zoo. And in the spirit of further collaboration, the world's leading cheetah expert and conservationist, Laurie Marker, Ph.D., founder and executive director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) sponsored by the Dallas Zoo, will join the UD community on Thursday, Oct. 25, to give a lecture about her work rescuing the world's fastest land mammal from extinction.+ Read More