• Phone: 617-353-5243
  • E-Mail:  jrdixon@bu.edu
  • Office: 661A
  • Office Hours:
    Thur. 03:00PM - 05:00PM
    Fri. 03:00PM - 05:00PM
  • Address: Boston University School of Management
    595 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Education Open or Close

    Ph D, University of Virginia, Colgate Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, Charlottesville, Virginia, Operations Management, 1987.

    MBA, University of Virginia, Darden School, Charlottesville, Virginia, Operations Management, 1981.

    BA, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut, Biology, 1974.

  • Current CoursesOpen or Close

    SMG SM131 G4 Business, Society and Ethics

  • General ServiceOpen or Close

    Service to the School:

      Boston University, Committee Member, Trustee Scholars Selection Committee. (November 2011 - February 2014).

      Boston University, Member, Retirement Advisory Committee. (July 2011 - February 2014).
      Committee formed to review and recommend revisions to BU Retirement Plan subject to new ERISA regulations.


      Boston University, Secretary, Faculty Council. (May 2013 - Present).
      Secretary/Treasurer - Maintain meeting minutes, advise Faculty Council Chair.


      Boston University, Committee Chair, University Council Committee on Admissions and Enrollment Policies. (September 2013 - Present).
      Vice Chair


      Boston University, Chairperson, Chair, Faculty Council Credentials & By-Laws Committee. (July 2012 - Present).

      Boston University, Undergraduate Program, Faculty Director, Foundational Experience. (July 2012 - Present).

      Boston University, Committee Member, Faculty Council Executive Committee. (September 1, 2010 - Present).

      Local, Boston University Metropolitan College, Member, Administrative Sciences Faculty Recruiting Committee. (November 1, 2011 - May 2013).
      Reviewed applications, conducted interviews, and attended presentations for operations and management searches.


      School of Management, Curriculum Development Activities, Committee Member. (September 2013 - December 2013).
      Member of task force assigned to develop curriculum for potential masters of science in management studies.


      Boston University, Member, University Employee Benefits Advisory Board. (July 2012 - Present).