Area of Expertise: Curriculum and Academics
Leah Matari is a researcher at EAB specializing in program development and emerging market trends.
Daniel Gordon serves as Director on the Strategic Research team. Daniel specializes in research related to academic program launch, program revitalization, program evaluation, and career development.
Kurubel Belay is a researcher focused on developing innovative learning experiences for partner institutions. He joined EAB in 2018 where he has supported research for Chief Research Officers and Provosts addressing issues faced by students and faculty.
Previously, Will served as Dean of Iona College’s LaPenta School of Business. In his time at Iona, the LaPenta School revised its BBA, MBA, MS in Accounting, and MS in Finance. They also substantially revised their graduate portfolio, developed an online MBA, and hired 11 new faculty. Prior to his time at Iona, Will was Murata Dean of the F. W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College.
Rebecca Richards is an Associate Director with Research Development at EAB.