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Faculty Experts Program

Are you a high school teacher, business club adviser, or a community college professor looking to enrich your students’ learning experience with industry experience, frontier research, and policy expertise?

Stuart School of Business offers an outreach program through which our faculty visit high school classrooms and community colleges to share their knowledge and experience, drawing on curricular innovations in business disciplines at Illinois Tech spanning more than 125 years.

Program Benefits

Real-world Expertise 
Stuart faculty members have significant industry, government, and nonprofit sector experience with a breadth and depth of knowledge from the business world. They bring practical insights and the latest research to the classroom, inspiring students to pursue careers at the interface of business and technology.

Engaging Sessions at no Cost
Our professors are skilled communicators who can deliver captivating presentations that cater to diverse audiences. They aim to spark curiosity and encourage critical thinking among students.

Wide Range of Expertise
Whatever the area of interest—finance, marketing, data analytics, economics, management, entrepreneurship, operations, or more—we have faculty members with extensive knowledge ready to share their expertise.

In-person and Virtual Options
Our faculty members can visit your school or college in person if you’re based in the Chicago area. If you are outside the region, we offer engaging virtual sessions to ensure accessibility and inclusivity.

How It Works

Contact Us
Complete the contact form indicating your preferred date, topic of interest, and whether you prefer an in-person or virtual session.

Faculty Assignment
If your request is selected, we will assign the most suitable faculty member with expertise in the chosen topic based on your request.

We’ll confirm the schedule and provide any additional details or technical requirements for virtual sessions. We’ll also connect you with the faculty member at this time.

Interactive Session
On the scheduled day, our faculty member will conduct an interactive and insightful session, tailored to suit the needs of your students.

We look forward to partnering with you to inspire and empower the next generation of business leaders!

Please Note: There is a limited availability for this program. Availability of faculty members may vary based on scheduling and other commitments. We encourage you to contact us at least two weeks in advance with your request.

Contact Form

Stuart School of Business

565 West Adams Street | 4th Floor | Chicago, IL | 60661