The quality of a major university is largely dependent on the quality of its faculty. Generous donations for named chairs and professorships allow us to attract and retain the very highest quality scholars.

American Family Insurance Professor of Risk Management and Insurance

Joan Schmit

Aschenbrener Chair of Banking

James Johannes

Assurant Health Professor of Actuarial Science

Edward Frees

Bruce Ellig Distinguished Chair in Pay & Org Effectiveness

Barry Gerhart

Dickson-Bascom Professor of Business

Donald Hausch

E.J. Plesko Chair

Timothy Riddiough

Ernst & Young Professorship in Accounting

Karla Johnstone

Frank Graner Chair in Finance

Antonio Mello

Gilbert & Helen Churchill Professor of Marketing

Craig Thompson

Glen A. Skillrud Family Chair in Business

Ramon Aldag

Irwin Maier Chair of Marketing

Jan Heide

James A. Graaskamp Chair in Real Estate

Morris Davis

Jeffrey J. Diermeier Chair of Finance

Mark Ready

John P. Morgridge Chair in Business Administration

Neeraj Arora

Keenan A. Bennett Chair of Industrial Management

Randall Dunham

Keller Fellow

Charles Trevor

Kress Family Professor

Urban Wemmerlöv

Patrick Thiele Fellow in Finance

Oliver Levine

Patrick Thiele Fellow in Finance

Michael Gofman

PwC Professor in Accounting

Terry Warfield

Pyle-Bascom Professor in Leadership

Chip Hunter

Ray Zemon Professor of Liquid Assets

Randall Wright

Robert and Monica Beyer Professor of Accounting

Ella Mae Matsumura

Robert Beyer Professor of Management Accounting

Mark Covaleski

Robert E. Wangard Real Estate Chair

Abdullah Yavas

Robert Pricer Chair in Enterprise Development

Jonathan Eckhardt

The Procter & Gamble Bascom Chair in Business

Alex Stajkovic

U.S. Bank Associate Professor

Elizabeth Odders-White

Wisconsin Naming Partners Professor of Operations Management

Gregory DeCroix

Wisconsin Naming Partners Professor of Strategic Management

Russell Coff