Dr. Steven Murphy is an award-winning professor, accomplished researcher and academic leader. A strong advocate for innovation and entrepreneurship as integral elements of business education, Dr. Murphy believes experiential and co-operative learning opportunities are fundamental training for the real world. Dr. Murphy encourages students to embrace a collaborative approach that champions diversity and strives to make society a better place.
Under Dr. Murphy’s leadership, TRSM’s reputation has grown nationally and internationally, and the Ted Rogers MBA program has been ranked among the top 10 programs in Canada by Canadian Business from 2013 to 2017.
As a nationally recognized expert in organizational behaviour and accomplished researcher and presenter, Dr. Murphy has published over 100 papers, book chapters and technical reports in his lengthy academic career. In addition to his role as Dean, he is a professor of Entrepreneurship & Strategy at the Ted Rogers School of Business Management and a board director with the Toronto Region Board of Trade.
Dr. Murphy holds an Honours Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resources Management, a Master of Management Studies with Distinction in the Management of Technology, and a PhD in Organizational Behaviour from Carleton University.