Dean of AIT School of Management and Professor

 

E-mail: lawrenceabeln@ait.ac.th

E-mail: dean_som@ait.ac.th

Office: –

Country: U.S.A

Degrees: PhD in Management, The University of Cambridge, UK (2004); MPhil in International Relations, The University of Cambridge, UK (1993); BA in History, University of Pennsylvania, USA (1989)

Expertise: International Labor Economics

Courses: –


CURRENT RESEARCH TOPICS


PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Academic positions

  • University of Adelaide, Dean and Full Professor of Management, 2002 –

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Sloan School of Management: Executive Director, MIT Center for Collective Intelligence, 2013-14; Director of MBA Program, 1994-99; Director of Alumni Relations, 1993-94

  • The University of Cambridge: Judge Business School, Deputy Dean (Deputy Director), Member of The Faculty of Management; CEO, Cambridge Executive Education, 2007-2011
  • The University of Texas at Austin, School of Business, Associate Dean and Director of Executive Education and the Texas MBA Programs, 2004-2007

  • Golden Gate University, School of Business, Dean, 2002-2004

  • Georgetown University, School of Business, Associate Dean of the Business School Director of the MBA and Executive MBA Programs, 1999-2001

Non academic positions

  • The Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News, Published by Knight-Ridder, Inc., Assistant to Senior Vice President for Employee/Labor Relations and to the General Counsel, 1989-1991


RECOGNITION/HONOUR

  • Received Rotary Foundation Scholarship to Cambridge
  • Elected to Phi Beta Kappa and Dean’s List, University of Pennsylvania
  • Received Coldwell Banker academic and leadership scholarship