Stephen Schiffman

Stephen Schiffman has been a member of the faculty of the Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering since its founding, and now serves as Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty. He holds a joint appointment as Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at both Olin and Babson Colleges. He served as dean of the undergraduate program at Babson College in Wellesley, MA from 1994-2002. A faculty member at Babson since 1986, he is also the architect of the revised Babson undergraduate curriculum, which was 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. In 2002, for its work on reinventing undergraduate business education, Babson was selected as the recipient of the TIAA-CREFF Hesburgh Award. Stephen holds two degrees from M.I.T.: an S.B. in mathematics and an S.M. in management, as well as a Ph.D. in mathematics from Dartmouth College. Prior to joining the faculty at Babson College, he worked at the Digital Equipment Corporation and taught at the University of Colorado and Colorado College.