Interactive General Session – How do we get this done?! Turning innovative curriculum ideas into reality.


   Interactive General Session


How do we get this done?!  Turning innovative curriculum ideas into reality.

Session Description:  
How many conferences have you attended, gathering great ideas only for them to stay locked in the stack of notes you gathered during the conference?  Let's change that!  Join this interactive session as we go through an iterative process to find concrete next steps in turning some of your ideas and symposium learnings into reality.  

George Andrews
Associate Dean of Degree Programs, Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University

George Andrews is associate dean of degree programs at the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University. In this role, he is responsible for recruiting and admissions, student programs, career development, operations, financial aid, and the registrar.  Before joining Jones, George served nine years as associate dean for evening and weekend MBA programs at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and the William E. Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester.  Before transitioning to higher education administration, George began his career at Procter & Gamble as a section manager. He spent the next sixteen years in ever-increasing roles at Wyeth Pharmaceuticals and Bausch & Lomb. George earned his MBA from the William E. Simon School of Business and his Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M.  When not working with MBA students, George enjoys his favorite job as a dad to four children.  His oldest, Grace, studies architecture at Rice University. His son George studies French Horn performance at the Shepard School of Music. His twins, Addison and Theresa, are experiencing the joys and sorrows of middle school.