Daisy Lovelace


Associate Professor of the Practice and Executive Director, Management Communication Center

Academic Area: Management and Organizations
Phone Number: +1 919 660 1993

Teaching / Research Interests

Leadership, Communication, and DEI

Mailing Information

Duke University: The Fuqua School of Business
100 Fuqua Drive
Durham, NC 27708


Dr. Daisy Lovelace is an Associate Professor of the Practice at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business. She teaches leadership and communication courses in the daytime MBA program. Her professional interests include leadership, inclusive excellence, interpersonal communication, crisis management, persuasion, and influence.

Lovelace is also a corporate consultant and executive coach. In addition to live instruction, she teaches short courses on the LinkedIn Learning platform.

She earned her doctorate from the University of Virginia. In addition to teaching at Duke, she has held faculty posts at the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University-Bloomington, Princeton University, Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul, Korea, the Kenan-Flagler Business School at University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, and the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia.