Faculty

As the 2020-2021 academic year concludes, the W. P. Carey Teaching & Learning program honors faculty for outstanding contributions in higher education.

For the 38th time, the W. P. Carey School of Business Dean’s Council has awarded an exceptional global business leader who has created and sustained superior organizational performance and whose presence exemplifies a model for future business leaders.

Using case studies to teach creates a classroom culture that emphasizes asking good questions over seeking cut-and-dried answers.

He first joined ASU in 1979 as a research associate in the Bureau of Business and Economic Research. Then he joined the business school before the Department of Information Systems was born, and was a key player in developing the undergraduate and graduate IS programs. He spent the rest of his career at the W. P. Carey School, staying on as an emeritus professor after his retirement in 2011. He died Jan. 4, at the age of 71.

W. P. Carey Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship and CEO of the Arizona State University Global Sport Institute, Kenneth Shropshire studies sports and social impact, negotiation, and dispute resolution. He provides some more context and his thoughts about the U.S. women’s national soccer team push for pay equity.