A global movement that brings together women

academics to connect on issues that matter

We champion women leaders in business schools around the globe

Women in BizEd brings together those looking to stand up for diverse leadership and gender balance within business schools. Progress is being made to build the pipeline of the next generation of leaders. So let’s accelerate progress, together.

Your research, work and ideas deserve to be seen and heard

(and be paid what you are worth)

How We Take Action


Engage with your international community of thought leaders and change makers.

Membership is currently open for women Business School Deans and Associate Deans, and faculty. 


Our inclusive global movement encourages everyone to participate in the conversation, dialogue and research.  Whether you can offer new programs, thought leadership, leading webinars or mentoring, there is room and a role for everyone at our table


We invite you to join us for our in-person annual conference that is open to the greater biz-ed community.  We bring together the global business community for inspiring speakers and interactive workshops to up level your leadership skills for every stage of your career.


 Let’s Create the Future We imagine!

Join us for three inspiring days of speakers and sessions at our first ever international annual conference for senior academic women leaders.

Become a Member

Join a powerful network of academic women leaders blazing the trail to new opportunities, increasing our influence and magnifying our impact.

Select your membership category below.

In WiBE, You will Always have a Seat at the Table.


Join us at our next member only events including peer convenings, monthly workshops, annual conference, future deans meet-ups and huddles.

Don’t Go On Your Leadership Journey Alone


Your global community warmly welcomes You. 

WiBE was launched in summer 2020 and now represents over 150 deans, associate deans and aspiring faculty from 20 different countries.

We can’t wait to meet you!

About the Founder

“There is nothing more powerful than a deep network with multiple layers—standing behind you to lift you up, beside you to face obstacles together, and in front of you to lead the way.”

–Lisa Leander

Founder & CEO

As Featured In

Women Deans On Leading Through Covid 19

By: Monica Adya, Nicola Kleyn & Lisa Leander

Changing the Personal and Professional Game

By: Lisa Leander

Read our monthly notice of celebrations, member news and progress on our mission.


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