Doctor of Business Administration Articles: page 3

Jeff Casucci DBA

Pursuing a passion

Jeff Casucci always knew he wanted to pursue a career in academia, but there were often reasons to wait. The schools were always far away, the timing was never right. The list of excuses was long. That changed during a

Samuel Lopez, Jr.

Samuel Lopez, Jr. (MBA ’12, DBA ’20) | July 2019

Lopez (MBA 2012, DBA 2020) is a Surface Warfare Officer with the U.S. Navy. After 24 years of service, Lopez will be retiring from the U.S. Navy in September. He is currently in his last year of the UF Doctor

Staff from the Warrington College of Business pose for a photo at the Inspiring Women Leaders Conference.

2nd Annual Inspiring Women Leaders Conference empowers women in the workplace

Women from across the world attended the 2nd Annual Inspiring Women Leaders Conference March 7-8, 2019 at the University of Florida Hilton Conference Center. The UF MBA and UF Doctor of Business Administration programs at Warrington sponsored the event that

Incivility takes a toll in the workplace, according to new research

Consistent rudeness or incivility at work can do more than hurt self-esteem; it can actually decrease productivity, increase costs, and increase employee turnover. Richard Kuerston (DBA ’18), who has a DBA/MBA and is program director in Emory’s cognitive neurology program,

Susan Henderson

Accounting to academia

How Susan Henderson transitioned from a career in public accounting to academia thanks to the UF Doctor of Business Administration program.   If you believe in things like destiny, you might say that Susan Henderson (DBA ’18) was destined to

Tom Arnold talks to a group of students in a classroom

A Balancing Act

Tom Arnold has spent most of his life balancing disparate commitments. The last three years of his life have been no exception, balancing his UF academic goals with his demanding global professional responsibilities.  As a student in the University of Florida Warrington

Jim Hoover

Making an impact with analytics

Travel has been a constant in Jim Hoover’s life. Born in Gainesville to parents who both attended the University of Florida, his family moved frequently before settling outside of Tampa in Plant City, Fla. Hoover (MBA ‘96, DBA ‘17) continued

Jennifer Cainas

Taking the next step

Dr. Jennifer Cainas had been teaching at the University of South Florida (USF) for nine years, but she wanted to keep growing in her career. Enrolling in the University of Florida Warrington College of Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program helped make that

Brian Hasson, Jamey Darnell and Jose Iglesias.

Doctor of Business Administration Class of 2017: Where are they now?

One year ago, this month, the Warrington College of Business Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program conferred the degrees of its inaugural class. Fourteen students received their doctoral degrees as part of the first class, many of which immediately put

Warner Walker

Brewing a Starbucks from the ground up

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) student Warner Walker starts his day like many in the world – with a cup of coffee. Recently, because of the heat in Atlanta, he’s been drinking a vanilla sweet cream cold brew from Starbucks.