Deans and Administration
At the College of Business, Auburn University students become polished business professionals. Our graduates have the knowledge and skills, the broad exposure and the ethical foundation that ensure success in the business world.
Annette L. Ranft
Dean and Wells Fargo Chair
As Dean, Dr. Ranft serves as the chief academic and administrative officer for the College. Before her appointment, Dr. Ranft served as Dean and Steven P. Zelnak Jr. Chair of North Carolina State University's Poole College of Management.
Associate Dean of Research & Outreach, Regions Bank Professor
Dr. Hanna is responsible for building and overseeing the research and outreach enterprises in the College. Trained in both Logistics and Accounting, Hanna brings to the job both practical business experience and award-winning research skills.
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
A former department head in Accounting, co-author of a widely used textbook and an award winning teacher, Dr. Godwin is responsible for leading the College’s undergraduate academic programs and providing a superior student experience.
Associate Dean for Graduate and International Programs
Dr. Harris is responsible for all Masters and International programs in the College. In addition to garnering awards for his teaching, research, and outreach activities, Dr. Harris has been a leader in the design, implementation, and instruction of the College’s Executive MBA programs.