Career Management Center Staff

The staff of the Career Management Center are here to help provide career guidance and advice as you progress through your program.

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Steven Burton

Executive Director, Career Management Center

Steven Burton, Ph.D., is Executive Director of the Career Management Center at the Mays Business School. Most recently, Steven was the Executive Director of Executive Education at the Indian School of Business (ISB). Prior to the role at ISB, Steven held leadership positions at top schools globally including Managing Director of Executive Degree Programs at INSEAD, Assistant Dean of Postgraduate Programs at Singapore Management University, Associate Dean, MBA Programs at the Karachi School for Business & Leadership, and Director, Working Professional MBA Programs at the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin. While Steven’s experience spans across functional areas in graduate business schools, in each role, he has built or led career management teams to support MBA and specialty masters students.  Prior to his career in Business schools, Steven had a 20-year corporate career with IBM and other smaller firms.

Steven earned his Ph.D. from Singapore Management University, MBA from The University of Texas at Austin, and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University.


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