Prof. ANDREW CORBETT​

Why Prof. ANDREW CORBETT​ for DLIC?

Ranked as one of the Top 25 Entrepreneurship Researchers in the World. He is the Chair of Entrepreneurship Division at Babson College the #1 institution for entrepreneurship in the world. Prof. Corbett will share key research insights on the behavioral aspects of the entrepreneurial process, and the role of individuals within strategic renewal and innovation efforts within organisations.
  • 2017 - Top 25 Entrepreneurship Researchers in the World, Journal of Small Business Management
  • Awarded the McGraw-Hill Innovation in Entrepreneurship Pedagogy Award by the Academy of Business
  • Dean’s Award for Teaching Excellence in Executive Education
  • Chair of Entrepreneurship Division at Babson College, currently ranked #1 in Entrepreneurship

About Prof. ANDREW CORBETT​

Andrew Corbett is the Paul T. Babson Chair of Entrepreneurship and serves as Chair of the Entrepreneurship Division. He is an editor for the Journal of Business Venturing, and co-editor of the Advances in Entrepreneurship, Firm Emergence, and Growth book series. Professor Corbett also holds an appointment as a Visiting Professor of Entrepreneurship at Nord University Business School in Bodø, Norway.

Professor Corbett’s primary areas of emphasis are corporate entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial learning and cognition, and entrepreneurship education. More specifically, his research examines behavioral aspects of the entrepreneurial process and the role of individuals within strategic renewal and innovations efforts within organizations. His research has appeared in scholarly outlets including Harvard Business Review; the Journal of Management Studies, the Journal of Business Venturing; Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal; Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice; and many others.

In addition to teaching feasibility, business planning, and marketing for entrepreneurs, his extensive, practical experience finds him consulting and teaching to corporate clients across the globe.

Before joining Babson, Professor Corbett was MBA Director, Associate Professor, and Faculty Director of the Severino Center for Technological Entrepreneurship at the Lally School of Management & Technology at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Prior to working in academia he spent over a decade in marketing, sales, and strategic management positions within the media and publishing industries.

Books By ANDREW CORBETT​

Beyond the Champion: Institutionalizing Innovation Through People

Entrepreneurial Growth: Individual, Firm, and Region (Advances in Entrepreneurship, Firm Emergence and Growth

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