Senior Instructor

Bachelor of Arts, Economics and Business Administration, Coe College, 1991
Master of Arts, Management and Organizations, University of Iowa, 2000


Steve Kranz managed weather offices across the Midwest of the United States before moving on to consulting and academia. He has taught Economics/Business classes for over 20 years in the US and UAE. “I enjoy explaining business concepts and see teaching as storytelling. My goal is to create lessons that are compelling by using examples our students can understand.”

Active in promoting entrepreneurship, Steve has served as the Director of the Emirates Center of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. In 2017 his team was chosen to represent the UAE at the Pitch at Palace competition in London, where it won the People’s Choice Award.


Dubai Academic City, E-L2-029

Teaching Areas

Human Resources