Halliburton brings a wide range of experience in higher education and business. She held a number of key and leadership roles during her career, including positions at the University of Minnesota and in the private sector.
“We are delighted to have Linda join the Beacom School of Business to strengthen and lead our efforts to distinguish and grow our nationally-ranked graduate programs in business and accounting,” Beacom School of Business Dean Venky Venkatachalam said. “Linda's experience will also help us develop executive education programs to address the needs of working professionals and senior executives in South Dakota and the region.”
Halliburton has a bachelor's in business administration and a master's degree in human resource development. She is working on a Ph.D. in organizational leadership and policy development.
The USD Beacom School of Business was founded in 1927. Its programs are ranked among the top business schools in the nation.