Brendan Boler

Assistant Professor, General Faculty

Brendan Boler
+1 434-924-3848
Ph.D. Student, Darden Graduate School of Business, University of Virginia
M.B.A., University of Chicago Booth School of Business
B.A., Government-International Relations, Georgetown University
Areas of Expertise: 
Management consulting
Talent assessment and selection
Career strategy
Case interviewing
Behavioral interviewing
Case competitions
Managerial cognition
Professional Activities: 

Professor Boler specializes in management consulting, talent assessment and selection, and career strategy. He has extensive experience within the fields of management consulting and banking, having worked at Accenture, Goldman Sachs, and Morgan Stanley. Throughout his corporate career, Professor Boler was heavily involved in the employment recruiting process and has leveraged this experience to conduct research on talent assessment and selection, as well as helped coach students to prepare for interview season. 

Professor Boler’s work has been presented at national conferences, including MBA Career Services and Employer Alliance (CSEA) Conference (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2017) and the Association of Business Communication Conference (2010, 2011, 2012, 2014).

Before joining the McIntire School of Commerce, Professor Boler was a general faculty member at the Darden School of Business, where he helped develop and lead the Second Year Coaches program course, worked closely with business school students interested in entering the field of management consulting, and served as a faculty adviser for Darden’s Military Association. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and Strategy from the Darden Graduate School of Business.

Recent news about Brendan Boler:
It’s been said that many aspects of military decision making are applicable to the business world. Strategic use of judgment, influence, leadership, and teamwork all figure prominently in successful outcomes. It was with those shared qualities in mind that Professor... Read more
McIntire congratulates the team of Jenna Gustafson (McIntire ’19), Charlotte Kolb (A&S ’19), Hannah Lass (McIntire ’19), Kylie Sullivan (McIntire ’19), and Yuki Yang (McIntire ’19), who won Bain & Company’s Second Annual Women’s Case Competition, which took place April... Read more
For alumnus Owen Rankin (McIntire ’82), the McIntire School isn't only an important part of his personal success story, it's an integral part of his family's history. Owen's time at McIntire was such a positive experience that his children, Kevin... Read more