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Erika James

Erika James
Erika James was appointed Dean of Goizueta Business School on May 19, 2014. She is a published researcher, award-winning educator, admired administrator, regarded speaker and proven consultant. Her expertise in workplace diversity and crisis leadership has led to recognition in scholarly journals and mainstream media. She has also taught and consulted on topics including decision making under pressure, trust and change management.

GoizuetaBeyond.com kick starts march to 100 anniversary

Business, done right can be a catalyst for so much good. So, as we celebrate 100 years of business education at Emory University, I thought it important to honor the spirit of change that pushes us forward by recognizing some of the many people who make Goizueta great.

James: Work to do on gender equality

It’s been just more than a year since I issued a call to the Atlanta business community to step up efforts in gender equality. I’m very grateful to the Atlanta Business Chronicle for publishing an op-ed and continuing to take time to recognize “women who mean business.”

James: Business can go beyond the status quo

Business plays a vital role in solving society’s problems. This has been true for generations -- from early instances of trade to today’s complex and connected international economies.

James: Strong foundations hallmark of Goizueta experience

Dear alumni and friends, The end of the year is a time not only for reflection but also for looking forward with great anticipation. This...

Goizueta conference seeks to address gender gap

"Next month, Americans will go to the polls and, for the first time, see a woman as a major party’s nominee for President," writes Dean Erika James writes for the Atlanta Business Chronicle. "But tomorrow, Americans can open the paper or go online and see another story about the pay gap."

James: School to host women’s conference

Public attention and research depicting the experiences of women in business schools and corporate America is tiresome. Almost every day I read a story addressing gender...

James: On new beginnings and ventures

Dean James
Dear alumni and friends, Spring is a time for new beginnings. It’s also the time for graduation—the start of a new journey for our undergraduates,...

James: Business, schools must work together for female students

Dean Erika James writes for Catalyst and shares thoughts on EB.com. It's time time for new tactics for gender equality in the workplace.

James: On the inconvenience of our convenience

When I was approached about the feature topic of balancing the convenience of technology with the risk of information sharing, I was intrigued. Like most people, I find myself using technology a lot.

Dean’s Report: Proven results in education, careers and networks

Business education has been an integral part of Emory University's identity for nearly 100 years. That kind of longevity and significance is evidence we are...

Former Goizueta Dean, Jim Hund, passes away

Jim Hund, former dean at Goizueta Business School and Emeritus professor of management, passed away over the weekend at the age of 92.

James: More can be done to engage women in business schools

Public attention and research depicting the experiences of women in business schools and corporate America is tiresome. Almost every day I read a story addressing gender...



Preparing the Workers of the Future

Goizueta Business School is Preparing the Workers of the Future
The future of work. What does it mean? For some, thoughts of artificial intelligence, doom and gloom, or robots taking over the world might come...