Tim Schweizer

Tim Schweizer portrait
Professor of Management

Office: Olin 334

Phone: 563-387-1131

Email: schweizt@luther.edu


Education: Ph.D., Business Administration, University of Arkansas; M.B.A., Management, University of Arkansas; B.A., Management, Luther College

Tim Schweizer has been a professor at Luther since 1987, focusing on the topics of management, systematic innovation (TRIZ), applied creativity, entrepreneurship, and organizational behavior. Some of his current course topics include Statistics, Creativity & Innovation, and Entrepreneurship. He is the Dennis and Suzanne Birkestrand Chair in Economics and Business.

  • MGT 150 Statistics
  • MGT 362 Entrepreneurship
  • MGT 366 Creativity and Innovation
  • Ph.D., Business Administration, University of Arkansas, 1988
  • M.B.A., Management, University of Arkansas, 1985
  • B.A., Management, Luther College, 1980
  • TRIZ (Theory of Inventive Problem Solving)
  • Innovation
  • Applied Creativity
  • Edward de Bono’s Thinking Tools
  • Mind Mapping and Idea Mapping
  • Illicit Markets