At the School of Business and Economics, our goal is to educate high-quality students who focus on innovation, new technologies, entrepreneurship, and business development. Our staff and faculty work closely with students, alumni, industry leaders, and business professionals to provide a unique and distinctive career path. We are constantly developing our current programs, as well as offering the Business Development Experience where students gain real life experience while attending Michigan Tech. 

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Joel Tuoriniemi

Joel C Tuoriniemi

JD – Michigan State University (Detroit College of Law)

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906-487-1877
jctuorin@mtu.edu

Professor of Practice in Accounting , School of Business and Economics

Joel Tuoriniemi joined the SBE as a lecturer in 2002 and assumed his current position as Assistant Professor of Taxation in Fall 2008. Joel has won the University’s Distinguished Teaching Award, the SBE’s Teaching Award, and has also been inducted into the University’s Academy of Teaching Excellence. He is a . . .

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Dana Johnson

Dana M. Johnson

PhD in Industrial Engineering and Business Administration, Wayne State University, 1999

Contact

906-487-2803
dana@mtu.edu

Professor of Operations and Supply Chain Management, School of Business and Economics

Johnson has over 30 years of experience including industrial, consulting, and academia starting at Michigan Tech in 1981 as an accounting instructor. Upon her departure in 1984, she worked for a variety of manufacturing and consulting firms, ultimately owning her own business supplying training and consulting primarily to the automotive . . .

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Dean Johnson

Dean Johnson

PhD in Finance, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Contact

906-487-1878
dean@mtu.edu

James and Dolores Trethewey Professor, School of Business and Economics

Dr. Johnson is the Founding Director of the Applied Portfolio Management Program. This unique class allows students to manage over $1 million in the financial markets. Three times this program has won the international investment competition at the R.I.S.E. Conference. In recognition of their success, Dr. Johnson and his students . . .