P&Q’s 40-Under-40 Best MBA Professors Of 2023

2023 40-Under-40 Best MBA Professors

PRESENTING THE 40-UNDER-40 MBA PROFESSORS OF 2023

Over the last decade, Poets&Quants has honored 440 up-and-coming star MBA professors as part of our popular 40-Under-40 honor roll. You can see past winners by clicking the year below:

2022  2021  2020  2019  2018  2017  2016  2015  2014  2011

Nominations will open for the 2024 list next spring. Please keep an eye out at Poets&Quants.com as well as on our various newsletters and social media platforms for the start of our open nomination period.

Our full 2023 class of 40-Under-40 Best MBA Professors is presented below. Each profile reveals a glimpse behind the curtain of life as an MBA professor – the anxieties, triumphs, and motivations. We encourage you to read each one by clicking the professor’s name. Their answers are quite candid, surprisingly funny, and always insightful.

We congratulate each man and woman on this year’s list. No matter what they study, the courses they teach, or where they work, all are among the most promising young professors training the leaders of tomorrow.

Congrats to Mason Ameri of Rutgers Business School for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Associate Professor of Professional Practice
Age: 37
Congrats to Ali Aouad of London Business School for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Management Sciences and Operations
Age: 33
Congrats to Joshua Becker of the UCL School of Management, University College London for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor
Age: 37
UCL School of Management, University College London
Congrats to Willy Bolander of Texas A&M University, College of Engineering for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Rader II Professor and Associate Director of the Read Center for Industrial Distribution
Age: 39
Texas A&M University, College of Engineering
Congrats to Fabienne T. Cadet of the H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Nova Southeastern University for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Associate Professor of Marketing
Age: 36
H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Nova Southeastern University
Congrats to Lindsey D. Cameron of The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Management
Age: 39
Congrats to Yixing Chen of the Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Marketing
Age: 32
Congrats to Marina Cooley of Emory University’s Goizueta Business School for being named a 2023 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Marketing
Age: 39
Congrats to Yao Cui of the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Operations, Technology, and Information Management
Age: 36
Congrats to Kate Eaton of the W. P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Dean for MBA Programs and Clinical Associate Professor
Age: 39
Congrats to Namrata Goyal of Esade Business School for being named a 2023 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor
Title: Assistant Professor of People Management
Age: 36
Congrats to Kejia Hu of Vanderbilt University Owen Graduate School of Management and Oxford University Said Business School for being named a 2023 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor.
Title: Associate Professor
Age: 34
Congrats to Nilam Kaushik of the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor in Strategy
Age: 39
Congrats to Kristopher Keller of the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Marketing
Age: 34
Congrats to J. Daniel Kim of The Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania for being named a 2023 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Management
Age: 34
Congrats to Tami Kim of the Darden School of Business, University of Virginia for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Marketing
Age: 35
Congrats to Gorgi Krlev of the ESCP Business School for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Sustainability
Age: 38
Congrats to Harris Kyriakou ESSEC Business School for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Associate Professor in Information Systems, Decision Sciences & Statistics
Age: 39
Congrats to Chak Fu Lam of City University of Hong Kong for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Associate Professor of Management
Age: 39
City University of Hong Kong
Congrats to Alexander A. Lebedev of the Singapore Academy of Corporate Management for being named a 2023 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor.
Title: Professor
Age: 38
Singapore Academy of Corporate Management
Congrats to Margaret Luciano of the Smeal College of Business, Penn State University for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Associate Professor of Management & Organization
Age: 35
Congrats to Daniel McCarthy of Emory University’s Goizueta Business School for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Marketing
Age: 39
Congrats to Albert Kwame Mensah of HEC Paris for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Accounting
Age: 35
Congrats to Aidin Namin of Loyola Marymount University College of Business Administration for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Associate Professor of Marketing Analytics
Age: 39
Loyola Marymount University College of Business Administration
Congrats to Jan Sebastian Nimczik of ESMT Berlin for being named a 2023 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Age: 39
Congrats to Hatim A. Rahman of the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University for being named a 2023 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor
Age: 35
Congrats to Franklin Shaddy of the UCLA Anderson School of Management for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Marketing and Behavioral Decision Making
Age: 35
Congrats to Anna Stansbury of the MIT Sloan School of Management for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor in Work and Organization Studies
Age: 31
Congrats to David Stillwell of Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge for being named a 2023 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor.
Title: Professor of Computational Social Science
Age: 37
Congrats to Dacheng Xiu of the Booth School of Business, University of Chicago for being named a 2023 Best 40-Under-40 MBA Professor.
Title: Professor of Econometrics and Statistics
Age: 39
Congrats to Xu Zhang of London Business School for being named a 2023 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professor.
Title: Assistant Professor of Marketing
Age: 33

 

 

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