UVU PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

Norman Wright

Norman Wright

Dean

Office: WB-128

Phone: 801-863-8239

Mailstop: MS 146

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BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Norman Wright currently serves as the Dean of the Woodbury School of Business at Utah Valley University. He holds a Ph.D. in Management from Wharton and degrees from Brigham Young University. Prior to joining the Woodbury School of Business, he taught and served as an administrator in universities Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Nigeria, and Hawaii. Dr. Wright is an active scholar having served as the editor of the Journal of Microfinance and publishing his own research on cross-cultural management and entrepreneurship in and around protected areas. He routinely engages in consulting and training activities working with such diverse organizations as Dubai Municipality, HSBC, World Wildlife Fund, China Youth Travel Services, Ajman University of Science and Technology, the Polynesian Cultural Center, and the National Entrepreneurship Centre in Saudi Arabia. Wright also practices what he preaches by running his own entrepreneurial ventures in Hawaii with his wife, Dolly.