Matthew Slaughter elected for third term as dean of Dartmouth business school

The Tuck School of Business has reappointed Matthew Slaughter as dean for a third term.

He first took up the academic leadership post in 2015 and has since led the Dartmouth College department for two four-year terms. His latest term begins on July 1.

Slaughter is the Earl C. Daum 1924 Professor of International Business at Tuck, and first joined the faculty in 2002. Between 1994 and 2001 he was a member of the Dartmouth economics department.

Prior appointments include as associate dean for faculty and founding faculty director at Tuck’s Center for Global Business and Government. He has also served as associate dean of the university’s MBA program.

Outside the academy, Slaughter served on the Council of Economic Advisers to the United States President from 2005 to 2007, and he is a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

He is also a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research and an academic advisor to the McKinsey Global Institute.

Slaughter received his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1994.

Commenting on his appointment, Tuck Board of Advisors Chair Michael Ward said: “Matt’s steady leadership and bold vision for the future have been incredibly important to Tuck’s success since he first assumed this role in 2015.”

He added: “We are deeply appreciative for all Matt has done and will continue to do for Tuck.