Johnson’s Dean Designate Gains Attention of both U.S. and International Media
1/23/2012 5:11:00 PM
More than 300 stories published on Soumitra Dutta’s Appointment
When Johnson at Cornell University announced on January 9, 2012, that Soumitra Dutta would be its 11th dean, media organizations around the globe covered the news, generating more than 60 original stories and 300 total stories.
The media reported on Dutta as the first dean recruited from outside the U.S. by a major U.S. business school, and on his track record in expanding executive education, including the executive MBA, at INSEAD, a top-ranked graduate business school in Fontainebleau, France, where he currently is the Roland Berger Chaired Professor of Business and Technology and founder and academic director of the eLab at INSEAD. DUTTA is a native of India, where major media reported on his position as one of three India-born academics recently appointed as deans of top-tier U.S. business schools.
Media highlights include:
The Wall Street Journal
The Economic Times
Times of India
Inside Higher Ed