Clinical Professor of Economics
Stacey Kole is the deputy dean for the Full-Time MBA Program and clinical professor of economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. As deputy dean for the Full-Time MBA Program, Kole oversees Admissions, Career Services, the Dean of Students Office and the leadership development of Full-Time MBA students including the LEAD Program. Kole joined Chicago Booth in 2004 from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester where she was a faculty member and associate dean for MBA Programs. She earned her master's and doctoral degrees in economics from the University of Chicago.
Kole's research and teaching focus is on human resource management, theory of the firm and corporate finance. She previously worked for the US Securities and Exchange Commission and First Chicago, and she worked and consulted for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.