“I believe deeply in our research and teaching mission and I am extremely proud to be a part of one of the world’s great public universities, tackling society’s most vexing problems. I look forward to leading the Anderson community as we engage that mission with a spirit of collaboration, innovation and purpose.”
Antonio Bernardo, who holds the Joel Fried Chair in Applied Finance at UCLA Anderson and previously held the Robert D. Beyer Term Chair in Management, began his academic career at UCLA Anderson, and has been a member of the finance faculty since 1994. He has a long history as an active and engaged member of Anderson’s faculty and its administration, having served as department chair and senior associate dean for academic affairs from 2006 to 2009, and finance area chair from 2013 to 2015 and again in 2019.
In 2019, Bernardo was appointed UCLA Anderson’s ninth dean, effective July 1. Read News Release.