Georgette Chapman Phillips was appointed the Kevin L. and Lisa A. Clayton Dean of the College of Business in July 2014. She is a professor in both the Perella Department of Finance in the College of Business and in the Africana Studies Program in the College of Arts and Sciences.
Dean Phillips is an internationally recognized scholar who has garnered many honors and teaching awards. Her research and teaching is focused on the intersection of law, economics and public policy within in the context of the built environment. Dean Phillips is published in the areas of urban and regional planning, local government law, real estate and housing.
Dean Phillips holds a Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School and a bachelor’s degree from Bryn Mawr College, where she currently serves on the Board of Trustees.