Nominating Committee


The Nominating Committee submits the slate of candidates for AACSB officer and director positions in January of each year.


The Nominating Committee is composed of the Chair, Vice Chair-Chair Elect, and Immediate Past Chair (serving as Committee Chair), plus six other members. The six shall be appointed by the Vice Chair-Chair Elect (who shall preside as Board Chair during the year for which the appointments are made) and shall come from the membership at large. Three of the six members shall be deans (or chief officers) from educational institutions that are members of the Accreditation Council, two shall be deans (or chief officers) from educational member institutions that are not members of the Accreditation Council, and one shall be a representative from a non-educational member institution. The Nominating Committee must reflect the global membership of AACSB.


Santiago Iñiguez de Onzoño, IE University

Vice Chair

Soumitra Dutta, Cornell University


Uree Cheasakul, Assumption University of Thailand 
Natalya Delcoure, Texas A&M University-Kingsville 
Idalene Kesner, Indiana University, Bloomington/Indianapolis 
Eric Rodríguez, Universidad de los Andes 
Philip Vergauwen, Maastricht University
Tim Westerbeck, Eduvantis 

Staff Liaison

Pat Moser (

Vice Chair-Chair Elect

Caryn Beck-Dudley, Santa Clara University


Thomas Robinson, AACSB International