Dr. Duening is the Team Lead for Management and the Business and Entrepreneurship program as well as the Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship. Dr. Duening has more than 10 years experience as a professor in the areas of business and management.
- B.S., Natural Sciences, UW Stevens Point
- M.A., Philosophy of Science, University of Minnesota
- Ph.D., Higher Education Administration, University of Minnesota
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
- El Pomar Chair of Business & Entrepreneurship, Associate Professor, and Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship, 2009 - present
Arizona State University
- Director, Entrepreneurial Programs Office, Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering
University of Houston- Downton
- Visiting Assistant Professor and Director of the Entrepreneur & Venture Development Center, College of Business
- Assistant Dean for Administration & Executive Programs, C.T. Bauer College of Business
- Visiting Assistant Professor, C.T. Bauer College of Business
University of Minnesota
- Administrative Fellow
- Founding Partner in Kyron Global Accelerator, 2013 - present
- Founder and Chief Content Officer of Businesses2Lear
- Founder and Director of Arizona Technology Investor Forum (ATIF)
- Founder of USuggest, Inc.
- Founder of INSYTE Business Services Group, 2003 - present
- Founder of Applied Management Sciences Institute
- Vice President for Content Development, Edgia, Inc.
- Founder, U.S. Learning Systems, LLC
- Principal, Robert S. Banks, Associates, Inc.
- Member of the Angel Capital Association since July 2007
- Member of American Society of Engineering Education April 2006- 2009
Volunteer and Service
- Appointed to the National Entrepreneurship Network, a Wadhani Foundation Initiative, Bangalore, India. 2013.
- Appointed to Colorado Springs Economic Development Corporation team on the Sports/Outdoors economy.2012.
- Appointed by Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano to serve on state Capital Formation Task Force, April 2008-August 2009.
- Editorial Board Member. International Journal of Innovation Science. Multi-Science Publishing, United Kingdom.(June 2008-present).
- Founder and Director of the Arizona Technology Investor Forum, an Arizona State University centered angel investor group and member of the Angel Capital Association.(September 2006-August 2009).
- Mentor and Judge, BITS Pilani (India) Conquest 2007, The International Business Plan Competition.
- Mentor and Judge, BITS Pilani (India) Conquest 2006, The International Business Plan Competition
UCCS Articles about Tom Duening, Ph.D.
- UCCS starting mini-MBA course to boost career prospects in Colorado Springs - August 28, 2017
- College of Business Tom Duening weighs in on couples in the workplace - February 12, 2017
- UCCS entrepreneur lab allows students to wade into shark tank - December 8, 2016
- How can I motivate employees to go above and beyond their job descriptions - October 28, 2016
- Vertical Market Strategy: The Case of an Executive Education Startup in a Medium-Sized Business School - July 23,2013