Outstanding Case Teacher

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Our global Outstanding Case Teacher competition recognises exceptional case method teachers who are achieving excellence through innovative and creative approaches to case teaching.

2020 winner

Urs MuellerOn #WorldCaseTeachingDay, The Case Centre named Urs Mueller, Associate Professor of Practice at SDA Bocconi School of Management and visiting lecturer at ESMT Berlin, as winner of the 2020 Outstanding Case Teacher competition. Find out more about Urs and his win

Prize and recognition

This is a prestigious competition and many high-profile management educators have won it in the past. See our previous winners

The winning teacher or team will receive a prize of £1,150 ($1,400; €1,300), a special trophy and a letter of commendation from the judging panel.

In addition, we notify leading business press worldwide and invite the winner to feature on our website and in our newsletter, which is sent to 48,600 global subscribers.

Who can enter?

You must be nominated by one of your current or previous students to be entered into this competition. The student who nominates the winning teacher will receive a £100 Amazon voucher. Find out more

If you are nominated, we will contact you for more information.

Download a poster to display at your school


The 2020/21 Outstanding Case Teacher competition will be judged by a panel of internationally renowned case method experts.

Richard McCracken, The Case Centre
Jill Avery, Harvard Business School
Urs Mueller, SDA Bocconi School of Management
David Wood, Ivey Business School

Terms and conditions

Key dates

2 March 2020 Competition opens
31 July 2020 Student nomination deadline
8 November 2020 Entry deadline
February/March 2021 Winner announced
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Contact us
If you require any further information about this competition please contact Hazel.
Hazel Walker Hazel Walker
External Relations Manager
t +44 (0)1234 756418
e hazel@thecasecentre.org