News and Articles About Professors
Can a formal education really help you make your entrepreneurial dreams come true? Experts weigh in.
Professors doing original research and entrepreneurs looking for the next great innovation have much in common.
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A proposed measure intended to encourage more high-tech startups is misguided, our columnist argues. Increasing academic research funding is the better route for fostering innovation.
Boston College's John Gallaugher doesn't try to be an all-knowing mentor to his students. But he does lead them on their first trek into the galaxy of tech.
Candida Brush knows the ultimate irony of successful entrepreneurship: It's not about doing something on your own.
Alain Kaloyeros pioneered nanotech research at the University at Albany. Now he oversees a program in which students are trained to be both scientists and entrepreneurs.