• PHONE: 617-353-5243
  • EMAIL:  jrdixon@bu.edu
  • OFFICE: 661A
    Mon. 03:30PM - 05:00PM
    Thur. 09:30AM - 11:00AM
    Questrom School of Business
    Rafik B. Hariri Building
    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 OM323 B6 Operations and Technology Management

    SMG SM131 G2 Business, Society and Ethics

  • GENERAL SERVICEOpen or Close


      Boston University, Boston University Board of Trustees member, Boston University Board of Trustees, Yes. (September 1, 2016 - Present).
      Prepare for, attend, and participate in BU Board of Trustees meetings.

      Boston University, Faculty Council Chair, Faculty Council. (July 1, 2016 - Present).
      Direct activities of Faculty Council. Provide charges for Faculty Council committees. Set agenda for Faculty Council meetings and activities. Run Faculty Council and Executive Committee meetings. Meet regularly with President Brown, Provost Morrison, and Ombuds Francine Montemurro.

      Boston University, University Leadership Group member, University Leadership Group, Yes. (June 1, 2016 - Present).
      Attend monthly meetings of University Leadership Group. Provide input on major issues facing University.

      Boston University, Committee Member, University Council Committee on Faculty Policies. (July 2015 - Present).

      Boston University, Vice Chair Faculty Council, University Faculty Council. (July 1, 2015 - July 1, 2016).
      Support Faculty Council Chair. Run meetings when Chair is unavailable. Chair working group on non-tenured faculty issues.

      QST, Undergraduate Program, PDC Chair. (July 2015 - December 2015).
      Interim PDC Chair Fall 2015. Organized and ran meetings, supervised assessment of learning, worked with departments on course and concentration proposals.

  • AWARDS AND HONORSOpen or Close

    2014 Broderick Prize for Excellence in Teaching, BU School of Management, Teaching. (May 16, 2014).