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Teaching prizes

Seven members of the Cambridge Judge Business School faculty receive Teaching Prizes from Dean, Professor Christoph Loch, for teaching excellence in a variety of programmes.

Vincent Mak, Stelios Kavadias, Jeremy Hutchison-Krupat, Simon Taylor, Jenny Chu and Michael Kitson
[L-R] Dr Vincent Mak, Professor Stelios Kavadias, Dr Jeremy Hutchison-Krupat, Dr Simon Taylor, Dr Jenny Chu and Michael Kitson

Seven members of the Cambridge Judge Business School faculty were awarded Teaching Prizes on 14 June for their teaching excellence across the School’s various programmes.

Christoph Loch
Professor Christoph Loch

“Our teaching awards reflect the crucial importance we place on teaching excellence throughout the Business School,” says Cambridge Judge Dean, Professor Christoph Loch, who presented the awards. “We’re delighted to recognise the fantastic teaching by our faculty through these awards.”

These are the seven members of faculty honoured, with excerpts from remarks by Christoph (reflecting feedback from students and others) at the awards ceremony:

  • Dr Jeremy Hutchison-Krupat, University Senior Lecturer in Innovation & Operations Management, for his teaching on the Executive Education programme: “Apart from the obvious quality of his teaching and programme direction, he genuinely cares about the success of the programme.”
  • Dr Jenny Chu, University Lecturer in Accounting, for her MBA teaching: “Students value the effort Jenny puts into crafting the course and creating a conducive classroom environment for learning.”
  • Dr Vincent Mak, Reader in Marketing & Decision Sciences, for his overall contribution to the MBA programme: “Vincent is a pleasure to work with. He is clear in his instructions, knows exactly what he wants, and is also very appreciative of the work done by professional staff.”
  • Professor Stelios Kavadias, Margaret Thatcher Professor of Enterprise Studies in Innovation & Growth, for Executive Education teaching: “A superb Academic Programme Director for the Advanced Leadership Programme, who goes beyond the boundaries for each of his teaching sessions.”
  • Dr Simon Taylor, Faculty (Professor level) in Management Practice (Finance), for Master of Finance (MFin) teaching: “He teaches extremely relevant concepts, what has happened in the history of markets and economies and also what’s happening now and what the main current trends are going forward.”
Mark de Rond
Professor Mark de Rond
  • Michael Kitson, University Senior Lecturer in International Macroeconomics , for Executive MBA (EMBA) teaching: “A fantastic professor and teacher on the International Business Trip, greatly appreciated by EMBA students.”
  • Mark de Rond, Professor of Organisational Ethnography, for teaching on the Tripos, MPhil and MSt programmes: “Interactive, challenging, draining, interesting. Mark is a legend.”