Philip L. Cochran is the Executive Associate Dean—Indianapolis for the Indiana University Kelley School of Business. He joined the Kelley School of Business Indianapolis in January 2003 as the Thomas W. Binford Chair in Corporate Citizenship and Professor of Management. He also serves as the Director of the IU Randall L. Tobias Center for Leadership Excellence and Professor of Philanthropic Studies at the IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. He is a Faculty Fellow of IU’s Institute for Corporate Governance, as well as a member of the Indiana University Alliance of Distinguished and Titled Professors.
Jason graduated from the Kelley School of Business Evening MBA Program in 2012 with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. He is the Director of Client Services/Project Manager for a software development and consulting company in Indianapolis. Jason is also involved in other organizations around the community including the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra Marketing Committee as well as the Kelley School of Business MBA Alumni Board. With the ambition of getting his own businesses off the ground, Jason focuses a lot of time learning about innovation, strategy, and motivation techniques. An interest in microeconomics and game theory also drives his attention towards human behavior and its effect on purchasing as well as management decisions. Outside of work, Jason is interested in all things sport and anything related to the Indiana Hoosiers (IU Bloomington class of 2003). He is a hockey player who also enjoys tennis, softball, golf, and anything that can get him outdoors and moving.