Bill Burpitt, Jr.

Associate Dean of the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business and Professor of Management
Koury Business Center 350B
2075 Campus Box
Elon, NC 27244 (336) 278-5949

Brief Biography


Ph.D.   (1995)              University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

B.A.    (1977)              University of Georgia


2011 to present           Professor of Management & Associate Dean

                                    Love School of Business

                                    Elon University

2001 to 2011               Professor of Management

                                    Love School of Business

                                    Elon University 

1996 to 2001               Associate Professor of Business and Economics

                                    MBA Program - Faculty Director

                                    Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

1995 to 2001               Senior Research Associate

                                    Center for Global Business Research

                                    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

1995 to 1996               Visiting Assistant Professor of Management

                                    Kenan-Flagler Business School

                                    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


1987 to 1990               Founding Manager and Program Director

                                    WUGA-FM, Public Radio, University of Georgia

                                    Led team that put WUGA-FM on the air.

1980 to 1987               Television Producer / Director

                                    WGTV, Georgia Public Television

                                    University of Georgia

                                    Produced, directed or hosted over 100 television shows.

1977 to 1987               General Contractor – Residential Homes

                                                Athens, Georgia



Ph.D. Kenan Flagler Business School (1995)

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Business Policy & Organizational Behavior

 B.A.  University of Georgia (1977)


Courses Taught

BUS 465 - Business Policy

MBA 581 - International Business

Current Projects

Current projects include:

- Developing plans need to open a branch of the MBA program in Raleigh.

- Proposal for the development of two, new masters programs for recent gradates, an MA in International Business and an MA in Organizational Analytics.

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