• Centers, Faculty and Research
    • Centers
      • Business and Economic Development
      • Global Business
      • Entrepreneurship
      • Leadership and Strategic Thinking
    • Faculty & Research
  • Centers
    • Business and Economic Development
    • Global Business
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Leadership and Strategic Thinking
  • Faculty & Research
William Bradford, dean emeritus and professor of finance, has been inducted into the Minority Business Hall of Fame
William Bradford, dean emeritus and professor of finance, has been inducted into the Minority Business Hall of Fame.
Centers, Faculty & Research

University of Washington's Michael G. Foster School of Business centers and faculty drive innovative research, stimulate business advancements and open doors for students to gain real-world, hands-on experience and business connections that help launch or advance careers.

While studying accounting, finance, marketing and other academic subjects, undergrad, MBA and executive-level students can take advantage of certificates, specialty studies, training, mentorship, competitions and other opportunities that reinforce leadership skills and strategic thinking learned in the classroom.


Bruce AvolioModeling ethical culture
Research by Bruce Avolio finds that trickle-down management isn’t enough to build an ethical culture.
Harder Than I ThoughtHarder Than I Thought
Richard Nolan’s novel twist on the case study method has a sequel—a fictional narrative that puts the increasingly complex job of the CEO in a very real context.