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Quinlan School of Business

Summary of Administrative Accomplishments

Abol Jalilvand Ph.D.

Dean, Quinlan School of Business, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, 2005-2011

Dean, Faculty of Management, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1999 - 2005

Dean, Quinlan School of Business, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, 2005 2011

With an enrollment of more than 15,670, Loyola University Chicago is the nation’s largest Jesuit Catholic University with campuses in both Chicago and Rome, Italy. The university is home to ten schools and colleges offering 71 undergraduate majors and 71 minors, 85 master degrees, 31 doctoral degrees and 26 graduate-level certificate programs. Loyola also serves as the U.S. host university to the Beijing Center for Chinese Studies in China. There are approximately 138,000 Loyola alumni worldwide, with more than 82,000 located in the Chicago area.

Having 15% of the total university enrollment, a budget of $19 million and tuition revenues exceeding $65 million, the Quinlan School of Business is the second largest unit in the University. There are 73 full-time and tenure-track faculty members, 1,600 undergraduate and 900 graduate students. The graduate programs offer a part-time MBA, five specialized masters and three executive MBA programs. There are approximately 24,000 Quinlan alumni worldwide, with more than 17,000 in the Chicago area.

Selected Accomplishments as Dean

Graduate Programs Rank Years
Part-Time MBA Program (Business Week) Top 20 2007-10
Part-Time MBA Program, Midwest, (Business Week) Top 10 2007-10
Part-Time MBA Program (US News & World Report) Top 50 2006-11
Master of Science Accounting Program (US News & World Report) Top 25 2010
EMBA Program (US News & World Report) Top 25 2010
Beyond Grey Pinstripes Global MBA (Aspen Institute's Survey) Top 25 2010
>Undergraduate Program Rank Years
US News & World Report Top 75 2010
Business Week Top 100 2011
Undergraduate Programs (Business Week) Rank Years
Ethics Top 10 2010 (#1 in 2009)
Accounting Top 25 2010
Sustainability Top 30 2010
Financial Management Top 50 2010
Other Specialty Programs Top 100 2009-10

Revenue Generation and Fundraising

Accreditation

Achieved Maintenance of Accreditation from the AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) for the School of Business, and, separately, for its Accounting and Business Law Program.

Research and Scholarship

New Programs

Student Experience and Engagement

Global Initiatives

Outreach and Public/Private Engagement

Dean, Faculty of Management, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1999 - 2005

Dalhousie is a leading Canadian research-intensive university offering more than 180 degree programs in 11 diverse faculties with over $132 million in research grants and awards each year. With over 1,900 students and 65 full-time faculty members, the Faculty of Management at Dalhousie is the second largest unit in the university, consisting of four schools: Business Administration, Public Administration, Library and Information Studies, and Resource and Environmental Studies. The Faculty of Management offers two undergraduate (a required Co-op Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Management) programs and seven graduate programs (including two on-line executive programs). The Faculty of Management also offers an interdisciplinary Ph.D. program.

Selected Accomplishments as Dean

Revenue Generation and Fundraising

Accreditation

Research and Scholarship

New Programs

Student Experience and Engagement

Global Initiatives

Concordia University, John A. Molson School of Business (1981-1999) Concordia is one of the largest research comprehensive universities in Canada, offering more than 300 undergraduate and 200 graduate programs, diplomas and certificates in four Faculties, a School of Graduate Studies and a School of Extended Learning. With over 8,000 students and 148 full-time faculty members, the John A. Molson School of Business is the second largest academic unit in the university. The School of Business offers several undergraduate, MBA and Master of Science programs. A Ph.D. program is also jointly offered with the Business Schools at McGill University, University of Montreal and University of Quebec at Montreal. Selected Accomplishments as Chair of Finance Department, 1990-1996

Selected Accomplishments as Director, Executive MBA Program, 1997-1998

Selected Accomplishments as Director, International Exchange Program, 1989-1990

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Quinlan School of Business · 820 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312.915.7057 · quinlan@luc.edu

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