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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…

Shannon Sweeny

Babson Professors Retiring

Six Babson faculty members will be retiring as of August 31, 2016. Eli Bortman Lecturer in Law – February 2016 Joanne Williams Associate Professor of Accounting Steven Eriksen Professor of Management Science James Philips Associate Professor of Science Michael May Senior Lecturer in Management Elaine Landry Associate Professor of Management Eli Bortman: Professor Bortman teaches…

Michael Chmura

Professor Davenport Speaks About Impact of Automation on Human Labor

“Human history has been said to develop along a continuum of evolutionary achievements,” according to the Legal Executive Institute announcement. “From the invention of the cotton gin to the industrial revolution, human beings continuously leverage machines to better perform menial or dangerous tasks in their daily routine.   Tom Davenport, President’s Distinguished Professor of Information…

Michael Chmura

The Ninth Annual Conscious Capitalism Conference

Raj Sisodia, Babson Professor of Global Business and Co-founder and Co-Chairman of Conscious Capitalism, Inc. is presenting at the ninth annual Conscious Capitalism Conference, April 12 – 14, 2016, at the Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel, announced Conscious Capitalism, Inc. CEO Doug Rauch. “We are delighted to welcome Raj at Conscious Capitalism 2016 on the heels…

Michael Chmura

Babson Faculty Among Keynotes At Global Entrepreneurship Education Workshop

The February 29th workshop on Global Entrepreneurship Education, held in collaboration with Babson College and Qatar University, reflected the WISE Initiative research agenda in promoting actionable policy research and recommendations that are practiced worldwide and applicable to the local context. The workshop was an extension of the comprehensive study on global entrepreneurship education produced as…

Michael Chmura

Brush, Feinman Among Speakers at Tabor Academy’s Graboys Leadership Symposium

Vice Provost of Global Entrepreneurial Leadership Candy Brush and InnerCity Weightlifting founder Jon Feinman M’10 were among the speakers at Tabor Academy’s third annual Graboys Leadership Symposium on October 20, 2015. The “event provides the opportunity for our school community to take a whole day to focus on the skills and ideas necessary to be…