To promote the advancement of teaching, research, and practice in the field of management. To achieve this objective, the Southwest Academy shall provide a forum for the interchange of ideas, experience, and information among educators in collegiate schools of business and others who have an interest in the development, extension, unification, and application of knowledge pertaining to management.
To promote a wider acquaintance and closer cooperation among those interested in the theory and practice of management.
To stimulate research and creative thinking by members and to disseminate the results from such activities as broadly as possible.
To participate in activities that shall promote management education and development.
To promote and enhance the status of the management educator and the management practitioner in our society.
To cooperate with other societies and associations with objectives and interests similar to the Southwest Academy.
To promote and participate in other activities that are compatible with the objectives of the Southwest Academy.
The Southwest Academy of Management is dedicated to crafting the whole professor through teaching, research, and service. We will accomplish this mission by: