Marilyn Wiley, Dean
As Dean, Dr. Marilyn Wiley oversees all academic, budget and personnel activities for the G. Brint Ryan College of Business, serving as the chief academic officer and providing leadership to ensure the effectiveness and success of the college. To that end, she is responsible for fulfilling the college mission and strategic plan, while simultaneously supporting the university mission and goals.
Dean Wiley also serves as president of the Dallas-Fort Worth CFA Society and consults for the CFA Institute on curriculum issues. She recently served as a member of the Board of Directors of the Fort Worth chapter of Financial Executives International.
Terry Pohlen, Senior Associate Dean
Dr. Terry Pohlen supports the day-to-day operations and processes of the college. This includes everything within the college building and surrounding areas, from technology and student laboratories to the building furniture and college budget. Dr. Pohlen also assists with in-class instruction needs and supporting budgets, coordinates external research funding and acts on behalf of the Dean, as needed.
Anna Sidorova, Assistant Dean for Undergraduate Programs
Anna Sidorova is an Associate Dean at the G. Brint Ryan College of Business and an Associate Professor of Information Systems at the University of North Texas. As the Associate Dean, Dr. Anna Sidorova is responsible for G. Brint Ryan College of Business undergraduate programs including undergraduate curriculum planning and coordination, as well as undergraduate advising and undergraduate student services. She also oversees G. Brint Ryan College of Business corporate relations initiatives directed at maintaining strong alignment between the college’s curriculum and academics and the needs of the industry. Dr. Sidorova teaches graduate courses in Artificial Intelligence in Business, Information System Development and Information Systems Theory and Research.
Tracy Dietz, Associate Dean for Assessment and Academic Reporting
As Associate Dean for Assessment and Academic Reporting, Dr. Tracy Dietz is responsible for overseeing the annual student learning outcome assessment in support of SACS and AACSB compliance, accreditation reporting and activities including development of the annual impact reports and self-studies, as well as college rankings. She is also responsible for reporting and responding to organizations outside the college, including the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, the Association of Accredited Colleges and Schools of Business, and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is responsible for responding to internal and external data requests.
Audhesh Paswan, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
As the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and a Professor of Marketing at the college, Dr. Audhesh Paswan is responsible for academic affairs, including both undergraduate and graduate within the five departments of the college. He also teaches Marketing Analytics and Research classes at the undergraduate and masters levels, and plays a large role in the planning and coordination of the Cohort MBA program and Business Leadership Academy.