Detlev Zwick Appointed Dean of the Schulich School of Business
As Associate Dean, Academic from 2018 to 2020, Dr Detlev Zwick led the School’s rapid transition to remote online learning following the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. He also served as Director of Schulich’s undergraduate programs from 2013 to 2018. Dr. Zwick first joined Schulich in 2002 and is a widely published academic with expertise in digital marketing and consumer behaviour.
Under Dr Zwick’s leadership as Interim Dean the School launched several key initiatives focused on delivering a more immersive student learning experience, intensifying research productivity and knowledge mobilization, collaborating with a wide range of stakeholders to address systemic barriers for Black and Indigenous students, embracing digital transformation opportunities, and advancing the School’s agenda around sustainability and program innovation.
“Management education will see significant disruption in the coming years. The need to provide a world-class learning experience for our students and to position our School at the leading edge of the digital transformation reshaping the world of business has never been greater. I am excited to work with the Schulich community and all of our stakeholders to help our School achieve new heights in excellence and innovation,” said Dean Zwick.