Hugh Courtney will complete his tenure as dean of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business after the 2016-2017 academic year. Hugh was appointed dean in January 2012, dedicating his time at Northeastern to enhancing the business community for both faculty and students through experiential learning opportunities, an entrepreneurial, innovative spirit and improved school rankings.
The announcement, made by James C. Bean, provost and senior vice president, was sent in an email to the university community on Monday.
“During his years as dean, Hugh applied his expertise in business strategy and strategic decision-making to develop many new programs and initiatives at DMSB,” Bean wrote. “Through Hugh’s leadership, the DMSB offers exceptional undergraduate and graduate programs and cultivates a pioneering entrepreneurial ecosystem for students as they engage in experiential learning and international programs.”