Tom Henderson


Tom Henderson
Senior Lecturer I, Organizations, Strategy and International Management
Director, BS Business Administration
Assistant Dean, Undergraduate Assessment
(972) 883-5835
Education
MS, Arthur D Little Management Education Institute, 1992
BA, Hobart College, 1983
Courses
IMS 3310 Professional Development
IMS 3310 International Business

BA 1100 Business Basics

BPS 4305 Global Strategy

IMS 4373 Strategic Management
Current / Recent Research
International business, leadership and organizational behavior
Leadership assessments and Latin America

Professional Organizations
Association of Managers of Guatemala and Costa Rica
Fundacao Getulio Vargas, Brazil
AMA
SHRM
ASTD
Biography
Mr. Henderson serves as Assistant Dean for Undergraduate
Studies at the Naveen Jindal School of Management at The University of Texas at
Dallas.  Before joining Undergraduate
Studies, Mr. Henderson served as Assistant Dean for Executive Education where
he was responsible building corporate leadership development programs.   In
this role, Mr. Henderson built a solid portfolio of corporate clients, and
created and leveraged resources across UT Dallas to support the mission of the
division.

Mr. Henderson has more than 20 years of university-based executive
education experience and has worked and traveled throughout the globe.  Prior to joining UT Dallas, Mr Henderson was
the Director of Business Development at the Center for Advanced Studies in
Business (CASB) at the University of Wisconsin- Madison.  In this capacity, he founded the Strategic
Leadership Institute, a consortia-based leadership development program designed
to teach and share best business practices across member organizations.

Mr. Henderson served as Vice President at the Thunderbird
School of Global Management where he created and managed Thunderbird’s Executive
MBA program in São Paulo, Brazil.  He
also spearheaded  joint ventures and
strategic alliances with a number of Latin American training institutions,
including SENAC and the Fundaçáo Getulio Vargas in Brazil, the Association for Guatemalan
Leaders, and the Leadership Development Institute in San Jose, Costa Rica.

Early in his career before moving into university-based education,
Mr. Henderson was a coffee trader.  He
traded coffee futures and options and exported coffee from Honduras, Guatemala,
Costa Rica and Mexico.  Mr. Henderson was
born in São Paulo, Brazil where he lived for sixteen years before moving to the
United States.  He speaks Portuguese and
Spanish and has worked and traveled extensively throughout Latin America. 

Mr. Henderson received his BA undergraduate degree from
Hobart College (Hobart and William Smith Colleges) in Geneva, New York. He
studied History and Economics.  He earned
his Master’s in International Management (MIM) from the Arthur D. Little
Management Education Institute which was part of Boston College and the Carroll
School of Management before being acquired by Hult International Business
School in Boston, Massachusetts.
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