Harvard Business School Online (HBS) Online Faculty
Rebecca M. Henderson
John and Natty McArthur University Professor
Course : Sustainable Business Strategy (Harvard Business School Online)
Prof. Rebecca Henderson is the John and Natty McArthur University Professor at Harvard University, where she has a joint appointment at Harvard Business School in the General Management and Strategy units. She is a research fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research and serves as co-chair of the Harvard University Climate Change Task Force, as well as on the board of several public companies. Her course, Reimagining Capitalism, is one of the most popular elective courses in the Harvard Business School MBA Program.
William A. Sahlman
Baker Foundation Professor,
Dimitri V. D’Arbeloff – MBA Class of 1955 Professor of Business Administration, Emeritus
Course : Entrepreneurship Essentials (Harvard Business School Online)
William Sahlman is a Baker Foundation Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School. He previously served as co-chair of the Rock Center for Entrepreneurship, co-chair of the School’s Entrepreneurial Management unit, chairman of the board for Harvard Business School Publishing, and Senior Associate Dean for External Relations. He is a widely published author of numerous articles and two textbooks, and has published more than 200 case studies on entrepreneurial ventures.
Forest L. Reinhardt
John D. Black Professor, Unit Head, Business, Government and the International Economy
Course : Global Business (Harvard Business School Online)
Forest Reinhardt is the John D. Black Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School. He is the head of the Business, Government, and the International Economy Unit, and serves as faculty chair of the School’s Asia-Pacific Research Center and chair of HBS Executive Education in the Asia-Pacific Region. Reinhardt is the author of Down to Earth: Applying Business Principles to Environmental Management, which analyzes problems of environmental and natural resource management.
Bharat N. Anand
Henry R. Byers Professor of Business Administration
Senior Associate Dean, Harvard Business School Online
Course : Economics for Managers (Harvard Business School Online)
Bharat Anand is the Henry R. Byers Professor of Business Administration for Harvard Business School and Harvard University’s Vice Provost for Advances in Learning. He is an expert in digital and corporate strategy, and has studied how new technologies affect what we watch, read, and hear—which you can learn more about in his book, The Content Trap: A Strategist’s Guide to Digital Change. He is a two-time recipient of Harvard Business School’s “Best Teacher” award.
Thomas S. Murphy Senior Lecturer of Business Administration
Course : Leadership Principles (Harvard Business School Online)
Anthony Mayo is the Thomas S. Murphy Senior Lecturer of Business Administration in the Organizational Behavior Unit at Harvard Business School. He served as director of the School’s Leadership Initiative for 16 years and was previously the course head for FIELD, a required experiential, field-based course in the first year of the MBA program. He is co-editor of the volume Race, Work, and Leadership: New Perspectives on the Black Experience, which is scheduled for release in 2019.
Thomas D. Casserly, Jr. Professor of Business Administration
Chair, MBA Elective Curriculum
Course : Financial Accounting (Harvard Business School Online)
V.G. Narayanan is the Thomas D. Casserly, Jr. Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School and chair of the MBA program’s second-year elective curriculum. He has served as the course head for the first-year required accounting course for MBA students, Financial Reporting and Control, and chairs several executive education programs. His research in management accounting focuses on understanding how firms can use incentives and feedback to improve performance.
Clayton M. Christensen
Kim B. Clark Professor of Business Administration
Course : Disruptive Strategy (Harvard Business School Online)
Clayton Christensen is the Kim B. Clark Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, and is regarded as one of the world’s top experts on disruption, innovation, and growth strategy. He has twice been named the world’s most influential business thinker and is the author of several New York Times bestsellers, including The Innovator’s Dilemma, which lays out his theory of disruption, and How Will You Measure Your Life? focused on achieving happiness in your personal life. His newest book, The Prosperity Paradox, will be released in January 2019.
Michael A. Wheeler
MBA Class of 1952 Professor of Management Practice, Retired
Course : Negotiation Mastery (Harvard Business School Online)
Prof. Michael Wheeler has taught Negotiation in Harvard Business School’s MBA program since 1993, and has served as faculty chair of the required first-year MBA program. He is the author of 11 books, the most recent of which is The Art of Negotiation: How to Improvise Agreement in a Chaotic World. He has long been an innovator in using the latest technology to teach negotiation and recently launched a self-assessment app, called Negotiation360.
Joshua D. Margolis
James Dinan and Elizabeth Miller Professor of Business Administration
Unit Head, Organizational Behavior
Chair, Program for Leadership Development
Course : Leadership Principles (Harvard Business School Online)
Joshua Margolis is the James Dinan and Elizabeth Miller Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, Unit Head of the School’s Organizational Behavior Unit, and Faculty Chair of the Christensen Center for Teaching and Learning. He is co-author of the book People and Profits: The Search for a Link between a Company’s Social and Financial Performance, and has won numerous awards, including the Robert F. Greenhill Award and the Apgar Award for Innovation in Teaching.
David A. Garvin
Harvard Business School’s C. Roland Christensen Professor of Business Administration
Course : Management Essentials (Harvard Business School Online)
David Garvin was the C. Roland Christensen Professor of Business Administration and an influential and prolific scholar whose distinguished career at Harvard Business School spanned nearly four decades. His research focused on business and management processes, the principles of organizational learning, and the design and leadership of large, complex organizations. He authored or co-authored 10 books and 37 articles over the course of his career.
Joseph B. Fuller
Professor of Management Practice
Course : Management Essentials (Harvard Business School Online)
Joseph Fuller is a Professor of Management Practice in General Management and co-leads the Harvard Business School initiative Managing the Future of Work. He was a founder and first employee of the global consulting firm Monitor Group, now Monitor-Deloitte. He is currently researching the evolution of the roles of CEOs and the C-suite in public companies.
Janice H. Hammond
Jesse Philips Professor of Manufacturing
Senior Associate Dean for Culture and Community
Course : Business analytics (Harvard Business School Online)
Janice Hammond is the Jesse Philips Professor of Manufacturing and Senior Associate Dean for Culture and Community at Harvard Business School. She currently teaches Supply Chain Management in the MBA program and is program chair for the HBS Executive Education International Women’s Foundation and Women’s Leadership Programs. Her research focuses on speed and flexibility in manufacturing and logistics systems to respond to changing customer demand.
Mihir A. Desai
Mizuho Financial Group Professor of Finance
Course : Leading With Finance (Harvard Business School Online)
Mihir Desai is the Mizuho Financial Group Professor of Finance at Harvard Business School and a Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. He is an award-winning teacher and leading scholar of corporate finance and tax policy. He has published more than 25 case studies, a casebook, and has testified before the US Congress on policy issues.
IIM Bangalore’s Digital learning Initiative (IIMBx) Faculty
Professor, Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources Management IIM Bangalore
Course : Creating Competitive Advantage through Organizational Design (IIM Bangalore)
Professor Sourav Mukherji is currently the Dean (Programmes) at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore and teaches post graduate and doctoral level courses at IIM Bangalore. He has worked with IBM and Oracle in product management functions (1993-1998) and for the Boston Consulting Group as a strategy consultant (2002-2003). His research interest lies in different types of organizations and their design – from the for-profit commercial enterprises to social enterprises. In this domain, he has published several case studies and papers in academic and practitioner oriented journals as well as consulted with various organizations. He is an award winning teacher and recipient of several grants for his research. Professor Mukherji is an avid follower of sports, runs marathons, and coaches long distance runners as his hobby.
Preeti Krishnan Lyndem
Visiting Faculty, Marketing at Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
Course : Strategizing Brand Management (IIM Bangalore)
Professor Preeti Krishnan Lyndem’s research areas are in Brand Management, Consumer Behavior, Service Failure Contexts, Discrete Emotions, and Cross-Cultural Dynamics. Her current projects include Brand Extensions, Consumer Alienation by Brands, Managing the Menace of Counterfeit Brands, Social Impact of Cult Brands, Role of Hope vs. Happiness in Consumer Non-Decision, and Service Failure Contexts. Her previous research has been published in the European Journal of Marketing, Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion: An International Journal, Association for Consumer Research Proceedings, Administrative Sciences Association of Canada Proceedings, Business Review, Marketing Mastermind, Markathon, and Voice & Data. Her awards include: Sheth Doctoral Consortium Fellow, American Marketing Association, 2007 ‘Honorable Mention’ Award, Administrative Science Association of Canada Conference, 2006 Chosen to represent the University of Manitoba at the prestigious American Marketing Association-Sheth Foundation Doctoral Consortium, 2007
Faculty at IIM Bangalore
Course : Mastering Money and Debt Markets (IIM Bangalore)
Course : Mastering Equity Stock Markets (IIM Bangalore)
Course : Mastering Foreign Exchange Markets (IIM Bangalore)
Course : Risk Management in Banking and Financial Markets (IIM Bangalore)
P C Narayan is a faculty member in the Finance & Accounting Area at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB), where he has been teaching since 2003. His areas of research interest and expertise include risk management, banking and financial markets, international finance, regulation and monetary policy and technology related to banking and financial markets. His PhD thesis won the ‘Outstanding Doctoral Research Award’ of the European Foundation for Management Education and Emerald Publishing in 2013. He won the ‘Teaching Innovator Award-2016’ from the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India for his innovative and effective use of technology in the graduate class-room. He was a member of the Advisory Group of the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) set up by the Government of India in 2009. He consults for and trains managers in several organizations in India and abroad in the banking, manufacturing and information technology sectors. Prior to joining IIMB, he was based overseas for several years with a multinational bank and subsequently as the President of a bank in India. Having spent many years in industry as well as in academia and having travelled to over 40 countries and having worked in 20 different countries, he brings a breadth of global experience and a unique cross-cultural perspective in his teaching and research.
Assistant Professor, Marketing at IIM Bangalore
Course : Mastering Marketing Essentials (IIM Bangalore)
Course : Essentials of Marketing Management (IIM Bangalore)
Dr. Ashis Mishra is a faculty member in the Marketing Area at the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB). Dr. Mishra teaches marketing management and retail management. His area of research involves Retail Productivity Analysis, Retail Atmospherics and Retail Consumer Behaviour. He has successfully developed and applied many quantitative models and business model frameworks in solving marketing/retailing-related problems. He has published over 10 papers in various national and international journals of repute. His current projects include ‘A Dynamic Model for Forecasting in Indian Retail Sector’, ‘Store Atmospherics as a Tool for Retail Productivity’ and ‘Technographic Segmentation of Indian Retail Consumers.’