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Sydel Sokuvitz

Sydel   Sokuvitz  

Associate Professor

B.A., University of Florida
M.A., Ph.D., Ohio State University

Academic Division

​​Dr. Sokuvitz is a professor in the Management Division at Babson College, where she also designs and conducts programs for global leaders at Babson Executive Education.  

Her areas of expertise include team-building, negotiations, leading in global and cross-cultural contexts, high impact communication skills, and organizational behavior.  She coaches entrepreneurs in start-ups with particular interest in the financial, engineering, and biotech fields.  

Among Dr. Sokuvitz's clients are Access Technologies, Atlantic Data Services, Beam Inc., Decisions Architects (a Michael Porter company), the DEA, EMC, Instrumentation Labs, Intel, John Hancock Funds, Johnson & Johnson, and Parametric Technologies Corportation.    

Dr. Sokuvitz has been honored as Professor of the Year at Babson College, for her teaching excellence at The Ohio State University, and was recipient of the Florida State Teaching Award. Her scholarly work has been published in such journals as High Technology Entrepreneurs (in Chinese).  Human Communication Research and The Business Communication Quarterly.