Faculty Support

Andrea Eisfeldt — Laurence D. and Lori W. Fink Endowed Chair in Finance

We aspire to raise $60 million to attract and retain leading scholars and teachers. Faculty are our intellectual capital and the foundation of our relevance and reputation as a respected educational and research institution.

Faculty attract and retain leading scholars and teachers.


Attract and retain leading scholars and teachers

$17 Million
$60 Million

Double Your Impact


Enhance Thought Leadership



for top academic talent


our cutting-edge research, reputation and relevance


our intellectual capital

Our faculty seek to discover and understand through their research and propel UCLA Anderson Into the Next as thought leaders in their fields. They serve as important links to industry leaders and innovators, as well as our alumni, with whom they have sustained relationships. Your gift will have far-reaching impact.


Our Thought Leaders in Action


Our Thought Leaders in Action

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To Remain Competitive, We Aim to Fund:


Faculty Joining Anderson in 2018/19


How you can make an impact


By supporting faculty, the future of business scholarship and Anderson’s prominent place in academia, you will impact generations of students, as the education they receive will shape their futures and the kinds of leaders they become.


a permanent or term-limited faculty chair


a fund for faculty research

“Although our finance faculty ranks among the best in the nation, our funding gap versus that of other top institutions presents challenges in attracting and retaining the best and brightest. I hope that my and others’ gifts of faculty chairs will help bridge this gap. ”

Joel Fried (B.S. ’84, ’86)

President and Director, PRIMECAP Management Company
UCLA Anderson Board of Advisors
Established the Joel Fried Chair in Applied Finance