(Currently on Developmental Leave)
Dr. Schiffman is an associate professor of entrepreneurship at Olin and Babson Colleges. Prior to joining the Olin faculty, Dr. Schiffman was the dean of the Undergraduate Program at Babson College and a Senior Partner at Olin College. In his two years as a Senior Olin Partner, Dr. Schiffman worked closely with the faculty to develop and improve the Olin curriculum. He has been a Babson faculty member in Entrepreneurship, Mathematics and MIS since 1986. He was the architect of Babson’s revised undergraduate curriculum, which launched in the fall of 1996. In 1997, the Pew Charitable Trusts recognized this effort by selecting Babson for a Pew Leadership Award for renewal of undergraduate education. Dr. Schiffman holds a Ph.D. in mathematics from Dartmouth College as well as an M.S. in management from the Sloan School at MIT. He has taught at the University of Colorado and Colorado College. Prior to joining Babson, he worked at Digital Equipment Corporation.