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Cheryl Kirschner

Senior Lecturer

Academic Division: Accounting & Law
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Bio

Cheryl Kirschner is a Senior Lecturer in Law at Babson College. She received a B.A. from the University of Rochester in English and Political Science and a J.D. from Boston University School of Law. At Babson, she teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in Business Law and International Business Law. She was awarded the Babson College Dean's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching and is involved in curriculum development and revision. She also serves as Editor-in-Chief for the Babson Case Publishing Center. The Academy of Legal Studies in Business awarded her the Best International Case prize in 2008 for her best-selling case, Zidane's Last Red Card. She recently co-authored a textbook, The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business: An Integrated Approach, by Ferrera, Alexander, Wiggins, Kirschner and Darrow, c. 2014 Wolters Kluwer. She co-teaches Babson's offshore course to South Africa, where, in partnership with the University of Stellenbosch, students from both colleges teach entrepreneurship to underserved populations in the Cape Town area.​ ​​

Academic Degrees

  • JD, Boston University School of Law
  • BA, University of Rochester

Academic Interests

Business Law

Awards & Honors

  • 2015 - Nan Langowitz Women Who Make a Difference Award, Center for Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership
  • 2008 - Dean’s Award for excellence in teaching in Undergraduate School, Babson College
  • 2008 - CIBER Award for Best International Case, Indiana University

Courses

Degree Courses 2016-2017
  • LAW 7200: BOS - LAW
  • LAW 1000: BUSINESS LAW
Degree Courses 2015-2016
  • LAW 7200: BOS - LAW
  • LAW 1000: BUSINESS LAW
  • LAW 3560: INTERNATIONAL LAW FOR BUSINESS
  • LAW 7200: LAW

Publications

Books

  • Ferrera, G.R., Alexander, M.M., Wiggins, W.P., Kirschner, C.B., Darrow, J.J. (2014). The Legal Environment of Business & Ethics: Integrated Approach : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

Cases and Teaching Notes

  • Kirschner, C.B. (2008). Zidane's Last Red Card.

Conference Proceedings

  • Hotchkiss, C., Kirschner, C.B. (2014). Title IX and Academic Freedom in the College and University Classroom: Coexistence or Conflict?. Proceedings of the 2014 Academy of Legal Studies in Business Annual Conference,
  • Kirschner, C.B. (2013). The Case for (Business) Cases. Proceedings of the 2013 Academy of Legal Studies in Business Annual Conference,

Presentations

  • Academic Freedom: The Road(s) Forward
    Kirschner, C. Academic Freedom: The Road(s) Forward Academy of Legal Studies in Business (ALSB) annual conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (2015)
  • Title IX and Academic Freedom in the College and University Classroom: Coexistence or Conflict?
    Hotchkiss, C., Kirschner, C. Title IX and Academic Freedom in the College and University Classroom: Coexistence or Conflict? Academy of Legal Studies in Business (ALSB) Annual Conference , Seattle, WA (2014)
  • The Case for (Business) Cases
    Kirschner, C. The Case for (Business) Cases Academy of Legal Studies in Business (ALSB) Annual Conference , Boston, MA (2013)
  • Developing Multidisciplinary Electives - The Unlikely Kickoff of a Course on Ethical, Legal, Business and Political Aspects of World Cup Soccer
    Kirschner, C. Developing Multidisciplinary Electives - The Unlikely Kickoff of a Course on Ethical, Legal, Business and Political Aspects of World Cup Soccer Academy of Legal Studies in Business Annual Conference(2008)
  • Legal and Ethical Aspects of the World Cup
    Kirschner, C. Legal and Ethical Aspects of the World Cup 2007 ANNUAL CONFERENCE , Salem State College, Salem, MA (2007)
  • Legal and Ethical Aspects of Current Consumer Privacy Issues
    Kirschner, C. Legal and Ethical Aspects of Current Consumer Privacy Issues 2006 ANNUAL CONFERENCE, Babson College, Babson Park, MA (2006)