Rich Brandenberg

Vice Chair of the Board & Senior Fellow, The Lincoln Center for Applied Ethics, Arizona State University

Education:  PhD (Operations Research), Cornell University MBA, Cornell University Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University Certificate in Advanced Engineering Study, Cornell University

Richard G. Brandenburg is Professor Emeritus at the University of Vermont, where he previously was Professor and Dean of the School of Business Administration and Senior Advisor to the Provost.

In 1992 he was appointed by Vermont Governor Howard Dean to serve a three year term as first chairman of the Vermont Health Care Authority. He has been an Adjunct Professor and Visiting Professor at the Dartmouth Medical School’s Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences. Earlier in his career he was Dean and Professor, Graduate School of Business and Public Management, University of Denver; Vice President, Manufacturing and Engineering, of the Carborundum Company; Dean and Professor, School of Management, State University of New York at Buffalo and Associate Dean, Associate Professor and Acting Dean, Graduate School of Industrial Administration, Carnegie Mellon University.

Mr. Brandenburg has authored or co-authored over 30 publications on planning, business strategy, energy management, R&D management, management education and health care delivery. He has chaired and served on accreditation committees in the United States, Israel, Bulgaria and Greece for the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education and New England Association of Schools and Colleges. Mr. Brandenburg has consulted with universities, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Jordan and the International Labour Office (ILO) in the Philippines and Singapore on organization of schools of management, and has been a program review consultant for the Council of Presidents, Massachusetts State Colleges.

He is past president of the Board of the Vermont Institute for Science, Math and Technology, and past Chairman of the Board of the Vermont Ethics Network. Mr. Br

Mr. Brandenburg received his PhD (Operations Research), MBA, and Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degrees, and Certificate in Advanced Engineering Study from Cornell University.andenburg was 1984-1985 president of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). He was chair of the Board of Trustees Academic Affairs Committee, Champlain College, Burlington, Vermont; trustee of Daemen College, Buffalo, New York; and regent of Canisius College, Buffalo, New York. He also was a board member of the New York State Council for the Humanities, the Colorado Endowment for the Humanities; Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinic, Buffalo, New York; Denver Chamber Orchestra; Flynn Theater, Burlington, Vermont; and Studio Arena Theater, Buffalo, New York.