Professor & Senior Associate Dean, Anderson School of Management
Department: UCLA Anderson School of Management
A417 Collins Center
CA Tel: 310-825-1697
Keywords: Asia, Globalization, Labor, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO), Pacific Rim, Philippines, Singapore, Southeast Asia
Professor Chris Erickson has assumed the faculty leadership role for the Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER), as well as for UCLA Anderson global initiatives more generally, effective July 1, 2007. Professor Erickson will continue in his role as UCLA faculty director for the dual-degree UCLA - National University of Singapore Executive MBA program, a position he has held since 2003. In this expanded role, Chris' title will be Senior Associate Dean for Global Initiatives, overseeing CIBER, the UCLA-NUS EMBA program, and other global initiatives including faculty and student exchanges, center research on international topics, executive education and alumni outreach, consistent with the UCLA Anderson strategic plan.
Chris has been a member of the UCLA Anderson faculty since 1991, and previously served as Vice Chair of the Faculty for UCLA Anderson, Associate Director of the UCLA Institute of Industrial Relations, and as a member of the governing council of the University of California Institute for Labor and Employment. Professor Erickson's research is focused on labor and industrial relations in various regions of the world.