Faculty & Leadership Blog

Shannon Sweeny

The Importance of Ethics in Business Education

Babson management professors James Hunt, Melissa Manwaring and Danna Greenberg are contributing authors to Educating for Responsible Management: Putting Theory into Practice published by the Principles for Responsible Management Education and Greenleaf Publishing.  They have authored a chapter entitled Walking the Talk: Empowering undergraduate business students to act on their own values. This chapter outlines…

Michael Chmura

Two Shootings In Two Days: Why Does This Keep Happening?

Assistant Professor at Babson College, Tina Opie (@DrTinaOpie), Executive Editor of NAACP Crisis Magazine, Jabari Asim (@jabariasim), and Former Watertown Police Chief Ed Deveau (@EdwardPDeveau) joined WGBH News to discuss some of the many, complicated issues involved in the deaths of Philando Castille and Alton Sterling, both at the hands of police officers.

Shannon Sweeny

Executive and Enterprise Education Presents Webinar “Scale up: How Entrepreneurship Ecosystems are Stimulating Economic Growth Around the World”

On June 16, 2016 from 12:00pm-12:30pm EDT Babson Executive and Enterprise Education will be hosting a webinar entitled, “Scale up: How Entrepreneurship Ecosystems are Stimulating Economic Growth Around the World.”  Dan Isenberg, the founding executive director of the Babson Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Project will be presenting the webinar. >>Register Overview Since 2010, startup movements have captured…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Professor of Marketing Dhruv Grewal Receives 2016 Sheth Foundation/Journal of Marketing Award

Babson Marketing Professor Dhruv Grewal along with Robert W. Palmatier, Rajiv P. Dant, and Kenneth R. Evans received the 2016 Sheth Foundation/Journal of Marketing Award for their article “Factors Influencing the Effectiveness of Relationship Marketing: A Meta-Analysis.” The article appeared in the October 2006 (Volume 70, Number 4) issue of the Journal of Marketing. Nominations…

Shannon Sweeny

Vice Provost Candida Brush Co-Authors Award Winning Paper

Vice Provost of Global Entrepreneurial Leadership Candida Brush’s co-authored paper, “Why do family firms strive for nonfinancial goals? An organizational identity perspective”, Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice, 2013, was recently selected for the Emerald Citations of Excellence 2016. Each year Emerald Group Publishing awards certificates to highly cited papers relating to the areas of Business Management,…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Faculty Spring Promotions

Seven Babson scholars and teachers have received appointments or promotions this spring. Phil Kim, Entrepreneurship, received Tenure. Ian Lapp, History and Undergraduate Dean, appointment as Senior Lecturer. Phil Licari, Technology, Operations, and Information, promotion to Senior Lecturer. Ken Matsuno, Marketing, promotion to full Professor. Brigitte Muehlmann, Accounting and Law, received Tenure and promotion to full…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Announces Undergraduate and Graduate Faculty of the Year

Richard Mandel has been named undergraduate Teacher of the Year and Mark Potter the graduate Faculty of the Year, also known as the Thomas Kennedy Award for Teaching Excellence.  The honors were announced during Commencement ceremonies on May 14, 2016. Richard Mandel Undergraduate Teacher of the Year Professor Mandel has been a member of the Babson faculty…

Shannon Sweeny

Professor Dhruv Grewal Recognized as Outstanding Area Editor of the Year by Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science (JAMS)

Babson Marketing Professor Dhruv Grewal has been recognized by the Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science (JAMS) as an Outstanding Area Editor of the Year. Three of the JAMS Area Editors have been chosen out of the seventeen member team for this award. Professor Grewal received the award at the Academy of Marketing and Science Annual…