Meet the Faculty

Simmons Management professors are distinguished educators, business leaders, consultants, analysts, researchers, and authors who enrich their scholarship and teaching with practical experience. Their expertise covers disciplines from corporate finance, accounting, and technology management to marketing, negotiations, and organizational change. All are dedicated teachers committed to teaching excellence and who take pride in mentoring their students.

The faculty publish widely in both academic and professional journals and consult with corporate, nonprofit, and government organizations. Top media outlets, including CNN, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and BusinessWeek regularly interview School of Management faculty and the dean on strategic business topics.


Bonita Betters-Reed

Title: Professor Emerita; Faculty Affiliate, Center for Gender in Organizations

Email: bonitabetters@gmail.com

Phone: 617-521-2398

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-345

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Stacy Blake-Beard

Title: Professor; Senior Faculty Affiliate, Center for Gender in Organizations

Email: stacy.blakebeard@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3833

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-335M

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Robert F. Coulam

Title: Senior Lecturer; Director, Research in Health Policy and Management

Email: robert.coulam@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-2372

Office: M351

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Erin DeCurtis

Title: Adjunct Professor

Email: decurtis@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-1201

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Patricia Deyton

Title: Associate Dean for Graduate Programs; Director, Center for Gender in Organizations; Chair, Nonprofit Concentration; Professor of Practice

Email: patricia.deyton@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3876

Fax: 617-521-3878

Office: M-418

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Mary Finlay

Title: Professor of Practice

Email: mary.finlay@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3812

Office: M348

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Gary Gaumer

Title: Associate Professor; Faculty Leader, Accounting, Finance, and Economics Department

Email: gary.gaumer@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-2373

Office: M342

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Indra Guertler

Title: Professor of Practice; Faculty Director, Foundations of Business, and Advisor to Business and Financial Analytics Concentration

Email: indra.guertler@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3883

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-438

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Paula Gutlove

Title: Professor of Practice in Negotiation and Conflict Management

Email: paula.gutlove@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3844

Office: M-437

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Susan Hass

Title: Professor

Email: susan.hass@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3822

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-434

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Cynthia Ingols

Title: Professor of Practice, Faculty Affiliate, Center for Gender in Organizations

Email: cynthia.ingols@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3837

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-347

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Deborah Kolb

Title: Professor Emerita, Distinguished Scholar

Email: deborah.kolb@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3871

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-433

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Deborah Leipziger

Title: Adjunct Faculty

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Yulong Li

Title: Assistant Professor of Operations Management

Email: yulong.li@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3853

Office: M-336

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J. Barry Lin

Title: Associate Professor

Email: j.lin@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3845

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-429

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John M. Lowe, III

Title: Associate Dean, Undergraduate Programs; Associate Professor; Chair, Health Care Administration Programs

Email: john.lowe@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-2375

Office: M346

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Cathy Minehan

Title: Dean

Email: cathy.minehan@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3806

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Jane Mooney

Title: Associate Professor; Chair, MBA Program

Email: jane.mooney@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3836

Fax: 617-521-3880

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Lynda Moore

Title: Professor; Chair, Organizational Behavior and Management Department; Faculty Affiliate, Center for Gender in Organizations

Email: lynda.moore@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-2370

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-340

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Teresa Nelson

Title: Professor; Elizabeth J. McCandless Chair in Entrepreneurship; Faculty Affiliate, Center for Gender in Organizations

Email: teresa.nelson@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3867

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-433

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Mindell Reiss Nitkin

Title: Associate Professor

Email: mindell.nitkin@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-2391

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-352

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Ryan Raffety

Title: Assistant Professor

Email: ryan.raffety@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-2449

Fax: 617-521-3873

Office: M-338

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Catherine Robbins

Title: Professor of Practice; Chair, Health Care MBA Program

Email: catherine.robbins@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3848

Office: M-341

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Susan Sampson

Title: Associate Professor; Director, Prince Program in Retail Management

Email: susan.sampson@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-2366

Office: M-442

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Alice Sapienza

Title: Professor Emerita

Email: alice.sapienza@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-2374

Office: M343

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Mary Shapiro

Title: Professor of Practice; Faculty Affiliate, Center for Gender in Organizations

Email: mary.shapiro@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3860

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-349

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Špela Trefalt

Title: Assistant Professor; Faculty Affiliate, Center for Gender in Organizations

Email: trefalt@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-3823

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-439

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Edward T. Vieira, Jr.

Title: Associate Professor & Director of SOM Research

Phone: 617-521-2833

Office: M-435

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Susan Vinnicombe OBE

Title: Deloitte Ellen Gabriel Chair for Women and Leadership; Faculty Affiliate, Center for Gender in Organizations

Email: susan.vinnicombe@simmons.edu

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Bruce Warren

Title: Professor Emeritus

Email: bruce.warren@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-2396

Fax: 617-521-3138

Office: M-348

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Nataliya Zaiats

Title: Assistant Professor

Email: nataliya.zaiats@simmons.edu

Phone: 617-521-2397

Fax: 617-521-3880

Office: M-424

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