Andrew (Skip) Szilagyi

Professor

Andrew (Skip) Szilagyi

Bio

Dr. Andrew D. Szilagyi (or, "Dr. Skip" as he is known to all) is Professor of Management in the UH College of Business Administration where he has been on the faculty since 1973. He holds a BS in Chemical Engineering, an MBA and a PhD in Management (from Indiana University). He has authored four books and published numerous articles on the topics of Strategy, Leadership, and Organizational Change. The winner of a number of teaching awards, Dr. Skip has been quite involved in business and in executive education during his career.

Prior to returning to academia, Dr. Skip was employed in the chemical industry and held positions in production, process engineering, technical service, and marketing. His last industrial position was in product management. While at UH, Dr. Skip has served as Associate Dean for Executive Programs and Administration for the CBA, Associate Vice President for Research, and Associate Vice President for Planning and Budgets. His last position was as Chief of Staff to the UH President.

Dr. Skip is married to the former Sandra Darrow and has four children: Darin, Dana, Drew, and Katie. He has been active in community affairs, especially the United Way, and enjoys outdoor activities, especially cycling, and participating and coaching in all sports.

Areas of Expertise

  • Strategy
  • Leadership
  • Organizational Change

Contact Info

Phone:
713-743-4671
Email:
skipsz@uh.edu
Room:
325H
Website:
No Web Site Currently

Education

BS Chemical Engineering
Indiana University
MBA Management
Indiana University
PhD Management
Indiana University