Colleen M. Downie

Colleen M. Downie

MBA Programs MBA Professional Program

Assistant Dean

  W160G  Pappajohn Business Building (PBB)
The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1994

Academic History

  • MBA, Bradley University, 1983
  • BBA, University of San Diego, 1981


  • Edith Ennis Award, 2002

Current & Prior Positions

  • Assistant Dean, MBA Professional Program, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, October 2012 - Present
  • Assistant Dean, MBA Programs, Henry B. Tippie College of Business, The University of Iowa, August 2004 - September 2012
  • Director, MBA Professional Program, The University of Iowa, 1994 - 2004
  • MITN, Michigan State University, 1991 - 1993
  • Marketing Dept Faculty, Blackhawk College, 1983 - 1989


  • Delivering Effective Student Services In a Part-time MBA Program, GMAC Annual Meeting, 2003

Committees and Professional Service

  • University of Iowa Maui Advisory Council, 2003-current
  • Tippie College of Business ICON Implementation Advisory Committee, 2002-current
  • University of Iowa Associate Deans and Directors Advisory Committee, 1998-current
  • University of Iowa - Office of the Registrar Renumbering Committee, 1997-current
  • GMAC Annual Conference Advisory Group, 1997-2003