Meet the Dean
Ronald Anderson is the dean of the Fox School of Business and the School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management. His background includes a career in domestic and international business, followed by academic experience, including at American University. In his previous role as chair of the Department of Finance, he oversaw the largest department in the Fox School and one of the largest at Temple, with more than 1,400 students across all programs.
He is a leading expert in internal control systems, corporate governance and executive compensation. He has received numerous research and teaching excellence awards during his academic career while directing undergraduate- and graduate-level courses in international finance, financial strategy and corporate valuation. His research has been published in leading journals such as the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics and the Journal of Accounting and Economics.
Connecting Our Communities
Dean Ron Anderson and the Fox School work to transform student lives, develop leaders, and impact local and global communities through excellence and innovation in education and research. To pave the path for the future of the school and continue improving upon this goal, we developed our Strategic Plan 2025.
Learn how Dean Anderson will use four pillars—Educational Innovation, Research Leadership, Inclusive Culture and Community Engagement—to make our vision a reality.
Our Strategic Pillars
By the Numbers
A strong drive unites the Fox community. The Fox School of Business offers inventive international business programs and global university partnerships.