Master of Science in Management Articles

Flavia Vaduva

How this veterinarian is benefitting from a Master of Science in Management

Reading Time: 2 minutes Flavia Vaduva is a Master of Science in Management alumna from 2015. She also has an undergraduate degree in animal science, minor in psychology, and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from UF. Dr. Vaduva currently resides in Michigan, working as a small animal veterinarian and occasionally practicing shelter medicine as well. Q: Please tell us about your background. Dr. Vaduva: “I was born in Slobozia, Romania. I always had an affinity for science and helping animals, so in

Kirbie McCullough

How this psychology major is benefitting from a Master of Science in Management

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kirbie McCullough is a current Master of Science in Management (MSM) student graduating in the spring of 2020. She joined the combined MSM program with an undergraduate degree in psychology and sociology. Kirbie has a summer internship with Johnson & Johnson and is looking forward to it as she graduates. We spoke with her about how the MSM program has benefitted her education and how it helped her land an internship with Johnson & Johnson. Q: Tell us about yourself.

Leanne Dumeny

How a Master of Science in Management complements this alumna’s medical school goals

Reading Time: 2 minutes Master of Science in Management (MSM) alumna Leanne Dumeny is currently pursuing her MD/Ph.D. at the University of Florida. We spoke with Dumeny about why she felt a business degree would complement her science background, how an MSM has been beneficial on her academic journey, why she would recommend an MSM to other medical students and more.  Q: Can you tell us about your academic journey to UF’s medical school? Dumeny: “I graduated from the combined MSM program to complement

Jack Abbruzzese

How this sustainability major is benefitting from a Master of Science in Management

Reading Time: 3 minutes Meet Jack Abbruzzese, a current combined Master of Science in Management student graduating in 2020. His undergraduate major is Sustainability and the Built Environment. Jack works as the Director of Sustainability for Imprint Genius, a fast growing collegiate startup. Imprint Genius is a full-scale, innovative student run promotional marketing company. Q: How did you decide to go into the field of sustainability? Abbruzzese: “I have always been an environmentalist. In 8th grade, I wrote a letter to my principal advocating

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Master of Science in Management students experience business in Germany on Global Immersion Experience

Reading Time: 3 minutes Students from the Master of International Business (MIB) and Master of Science in Management (MSM) programs traveled to Berlin, Germany on a Global Immersion Experience the second week of October. While the GIE is not mandatory for the MSM program, students Siming Li and Nicholas Leininger decided to enjoy a trip abroad and shared their experiences with us. Siming Li is an international student from China with an undergraduate degree in English. She will complete her Master of Science in

Andy Lord

Meet our Executive Director of Recruiting: Andy Lord

Reading Time: 3 minutes Considering a master’s degree from the University of Florida? Meet the fearless leader who will guide you along your journey, from choosing which program is right for you to the application process and beyond, UF Hough Graduate School of Business Executive Director of Recruiting Andy Lord.  Andy Lord is Executive Director of Recruiting for the UF Hough Graduate School of Business at the Warrington College of Business. He has been with the University of Florida since 2001, most recently serving

John Grant

How this sports management undergraduate student benefitted from a Master of Science in Management

Reading Time: 2 minutes John Grant completed his undergraduate degree in sports management at the University of Florida in 2010, followed by his Master of Science in Management (MSM) in 2015. After the MSM program, he joined Target as an Engineering and Facilities Operations Manager. In 2018, Grant moved to The Home Depot where he currently is an Outbound Operations Manager.   Q: How did the Master of Science in Management program help you? Grant: “The MSM program prepared me for life in the real world.

Davis Bean

Davis Bean (MSM ’16) | October 2019

Reading Time: < 1 minute Bean (MSM 2016) was promoted to Government Affairs Consultant in The Fiorentino Group’s (TFG) Jacksonville office. In his new role, Bean will utilize his skills in legislative affairs and policy development to create strategies to assist TFG clients with appropriations, local governmental matters, economic development and education issues.

Emma Magee sits in the engine of an airplane

After the Master of Science in Management: Life at JetBlue

Reading Time: 2 minutes By: Emma Magee, BSPR ’18, MSM ’19 My journey through college took me to new places, career choices and new heights. As a recent Master of Science in Management (MSM) graduate, I knew that I was prepared to take the next step in my career thanks to the undeniable preparation, knowledge and skills that I gained throughout the program. I am currently placed in the corporate communications department of JetBlue Airways in Long Island City, New York, as part of

Daniel Nielubowicz with wife Hailey and their two children pose for a family photo in front of trees.

Daniel Nielubowicz (MSM ’15) | October 2019

Reading Time: < 1 minute Nielubowicz (MSM 2015) and wife Hailey (BSBA Finance 2011) are pleased to announce the adoption of their children Van, 6, and Maggie, 4. Nielubowicz is currently a PhD candidate at Clemson University.  Connect with him on LinkedIn.