The Center for Professional Responsibility in Business and Society

The Center strives to define and address the professional responsibility challenges that confront professionals in business, government, and academia. The Center develops, conducts, and shares innovative professional responsibility curricula and extracurricular activities; supports the conduct of research; and engages regularly with external audiences that include business leaders, policy makers, and regulators.

Origins Ventures Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership

The Origins Ventures Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership offers entrepreneurial programs, services, and resources to faculty and graduate students at UIUC. Center activities include sponsored events in entrepreneurship, a lecture series, a student entrepreneurship support program, information and research services, a development opportunity fund, graduate scholars program, entrepreneurial workshops, and faculty fellows and affiliates programs.

Center for Business & Public Policy

How society chooses to address today’s major public policy challenges will fundamentally shape the future of the U.S. economy. The mission of the Center for Business and Public Policy at the University of Illinois is to promote rigorous research about how market forces and public policy shape one another, and to communicate these findings through innovative teaching and public engagement activities.

University of Illinois-Deloitte Foundation Center for Business Analytics

The University of Illinois-Deloitte Foundation Center for Business Analytics provides advice, ideas, and materials that aim to revolutionize the practice surrounding big data. At the Center, a cross-disciplinary approach speaks to all people involved—professors, researchers, students, and industry executives. Stemming from Deloitte Foundation’s generous gift, intent grew to utilize data analytics in education and business to empower others.

Zimmerman Center for International Education and Research in Accounting (CIERA)

CIERA serves the academic and professional communities by providing world-class leadership and educational support in international accountancy and business research. CIERA strives to provide innovative learning experiences for faculty, students, and professionals in all aspects of scholarship, including the creation, integration, dissemination, and management of accounting knowledge in the international domain.

Stanley C. Golder Academies

Named in honor of private equity industry pioneer Stanley C. Golder, a graduate of the College of Business at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the Golder Academies seek to prepare students for exciting careers in the fields of investment banking, investment management, venture capital, private equity, and a variety of opportunities in corporate finance.

Center for Information Technology & E-Business Management

The Center is committed to developing innovative business models and strategies for the effective application of new technology to create world-class research and educational programs in electronic commerce, information technology strategy, technology management, and the commercialization of technology.