Dr. Susan Borkowski, Professor
- PhD – Temple University, 1988
- MBA in Organizational Behavior and Development – University of Maryland, 1979
- BS in Accounting – Rutgers University, 1975
More than 60 articles published in international tax, business ethics, and gender issues. Presentations at national and international conferences. National and international research grants to fund projects resulting in publications and conference presentations. Served as expert to United Nations in international tax.
In which online MBA programs do you teach?
Which classes do you teach online?
What do you want students to take away from your classes? What do you want them to learn?
Everything they would learn in a traditional face-to-face course.
What is the value of an MBA?
A deeper understanding of the business environment in which MBAs will become leaders.
Why did you start teaching?
I love seeing the recognition on the face of a student when they "get" whatever they were struggling with.
What advice would you give to those considering the online MBA program?
You must be disciplined, organized, and self-driven. Otherwise, if you are the disorganized type who needs constant reminders, stick with the hybrid or traditional program.
What qualities make someone particularly successful in business?
The ability to listen, consider other viewpoints, and be flexible with your own viewpoints when appropriate.
What is the one book you think everyone should read?
Oh, The Places You'll Go! by Dr. Seuss
Tell us something interesting about yourself that your students may not know.
I was the accountant for Vice President Walter Mondale in Washington DC during the Carter Presidency.