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Janice Goldman

Title: Senior Lecturer II

Phone: 617.287.7784


Department: Management

Areas of Expertise

Organizational sociology, Organizational Leadership, Economic Development, Education and Public Policy, Public-private partnerships, Organizational Theory


PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Urban Studies and Planning, 2005

Additional Information


Former research director of planning, development, design firm, Akira Yamashita and Associates, Inc
Consultant to Aspen Institute, co-creator of
Consultant to UNIFOR, Fortaleza Brazil in areas of economic development and environment

Research Interests

Education Reform, Transnational Production of Cacao and Fair Trade, Legitimation and Diffusion of new Institutional Forms of Health Care, Urban Patterns of Investment and Dis-investment, Public-private partnerships

Courses Taught

Business Environment and Public Policy, Skills in Leadership and Teamwork, Business and its Environment