New full-time faculty are committed to excellence in teaching and preparing entrepreneurial leaders

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Babson College has appointed 12 new full-time faculty members, raising the number of full-time faculty members to 187 and part-time faculty to 74. This year’s appointees include a committed group of skillful teachers and accomplished entrepreneurs, marketers, accountants, and technology and financial managers.

“Babson prides itself on a rich and varied scholarship, and a deep commitment to excellence in teaching. We’re happy to have these new faculty members join our community of scholars and teachers,” said Dean of Faculty, Professor Carolyn Hotchkiss.

New Babson faculty with their areas of interest and prior affiliation:

Anjali Bal, Assistant Professor, Marketing
Consumer Behavior, Art and Advertising, Sports Marketing, Politics and Social Media 
Assistant Professor, Marketing, Dominican University of California







Edward Gonsalves, Visiting Lecturer, Marketing
High Technology Marketing, Strategy 
Vice President, Product Development, Wavetrend Technologies








Richard A. Goulding, Visiting Lecturer, Operations Management 
Managing New Venture Risk, Go-to-Market Model Implications of Disruptive Technologies, and Innovation Infrastructure in the World’s Urban Centers 
President & CEO, Unity Building Technologies (current)





Richard Hanna, Assistant Professor, Marketing 
Marketing Research, Promotions, Digital Marketing 
Marketing Faculty, D’Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University and Carroll School of Management, Boston College







Phillip Kim, Associate Professor, Entrepreneurship 
Sociology of Entrepreneurship,
Technology Entrepreneurship, Academic Entrepreneurship, Founding Teams, Lean Start-up 
Faculty Member, University of Wisconsin-Madison, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill






Julia Kokina, Assistant Professor, Accounting 
Accounting Information Systems, Management Accounting, Auditing 
Senior Auditor, CPA firm








William B. Lamb, Murata Dean, F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business and Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship 
Knowledge Management, Technology Management,Birth and Growth of High Technology Industries, Financial and Corporate Social Performance 
Associate Dean, Graduate Programs and Associate Professor, Strategic Management, College of Business, Ohio University






Zhi Li, Assistant Professor, Information Technology Management 
Global/Comparative Media; Critical Cultural Theory; Advertising and Consumer Culture; Environmental Communication; Ecocriticism; Sustainability and Environmental Issues 
Faculty Member, University of Iowa and Ohio University






Adam Mills, Visiting Lecturer, Marketing 
Social Media Applications, Marketing Strategy, Service Strategies and Customer Experience Innovation 
PhD Candidate, Simon Fraser University; and Adjunct Lecturer, University of Massachusetts Amherst





Brigitte Muehlmann, Associate Professor, Accounting 
Accounting, Taxation, Finance 
Ernst & Young







Mia (Yi) L. Rivolta, Visiting Assistant Professor, Finance 
Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Investments 
Faculty Member, University of Tennessee






Scott Taylor, Assistant Professor, Organizational Behavior 
Leadership Development, Organizational Behavior 
Executive Coach; Accredited Consultant, Emotional and Social Competence Inventory (ESCI); 
Member, Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence in Organizations







About Babson College

Babson College is the educator, convener, and thought leader for Entrepreneurship of All Kinds™. The College is a dynamic living and learning laboratory, where students, faculty, and staff work together to address the real-world problems of business and society—while at the same time evolving our methods and advancing our programs. We shape the leaders our world needs most: those with strong functional knowledge and the skills and vision to navigate change, accommodate ambiguity, surmount complexity, and motivate teams in a common purpose to create economic and social value. As we have for nearly a half-century, Babson continues to advance Entrepreneurial Thought and Action® as the most positive force on the planet for generating sustainable economic and social value.

By Barbara Spies Blair, , 781-239-4621 | 01/30/2015 10:50