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James C. Wimbush
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James C. Wimbush has been a professor of business administration at Indiana University since 1991 and has received multiple awards for his teaching of management and leadership. He has published numerous articles and book chapters related to ethics in employment settings.

Nationally, he works to advance graduate education by serving as the former Chair of the Board of Directors of the GRE; Chair-elect of the Council of Graduate Schools’ Board of Directors at Indiana University; and, a  member of the Executive Committee of the AAU’s Association of Graduate Schools. 

Dr. Wimbush earned a PhD degree in management from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) in Blacksburg, Virginia.

Lawrence J. Henschen
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Lawrence J. Henschen received the BA, MA, and PhD degrees in Mathematics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1966, 1968, and 1971 respectively.  In 1971,he joined the faculty of Northwestern University as Assistant Professor and was promoted to Associate and then to Full Professor in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department. He served as Associate Dean of Students in The Graduate School at Northwestern from 2000 to 2009.Dr. Henschen's research spans topics from artificial intelligence to real-time embedded systems.

He has graduated seventy-one PhD students.  Eighteen of these have taken positions as professors.  Four have risen to become department chairs, deans, or associate provosts.  Three have started their own companies.  Dr. Henschen has authored or co-authored over 120 scientific articles.