David Jacobson

Executive Director Online Education
Professor of the Practice

MBA, Case Western Reserve University
JD, Case Western Reserve University

Real Estate Risk Management and Business Law

  • Bio

    David brings extensive experience in both teaching and online program development. As a faculty, David has developed online courses and taught at Harvard, Tsinghua, UNC Kenan Flagler and other schools in the UNC system. David brings a global expertise in cross border collaboration and conflict management. As such, he is an accredited federal expert on China and SOE governance and asked to testify about these issues to federal panels. He also speaks to business and governmental leadership groups about China US relationships. David has trained faculty at countless schools including UNC, Wake Forest, Tulane, American, and Claremont in developing courses for the online presentation and how to teach in the face to face online environment. David was the first faculty coach hired by Noodle when it was starting its first programs with client universities. His coaching experience became the basis of faculty coaching and development program. At SMU, David is leading the curriculum development with faculty and program planning to launch the new Online MBA.
  • Teaching

    BA6000 Global Business Environments