About the Department

Professor and students
Department Contacts  

Jerel Slaughter
Department Head

Tamar Kugler
Graduate Program Director

Lauren Taylor 
Graduate Coordinator

Management and Organizations
McClelland Hall, Room 405
P.O. Box 210108
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108

520.621.1053 office
520.621.4171 fax

The Department of Management and Organizations offers the following degrees:

The department also contributes core and elective courses in the Eller College's MBA program.

About the Program

Management and Organizations undergraduate coursework focuses on organizational behavior and managerial decision making, as well as business communications. The department prepares students for a variety of managerial and leadership positions, as well as for post-graduate work in business, public administration, and law.

Top-Ranked Research

Based on a ranking of 2011 research productivity in top-tier management journals, the Department of Management and Organizations ranked in the top 5 schools worldwide — a notable accomplishment considering the ranking is based on total publications in top-tier journals and is not adjusted for department size.

The Ph.D. in Management

The doctoral program prepares students for research and teaching positions at major universities. Coursework encompasses a broad range of theories and methodologies including those from psychology, sociology, political science and management, with an emphasis on research. Fields of study include organizational theory, organizational behavior and judgment/decision making.

Related Programs

The Department of Management and Organizations also manages the following programs: