Metropolitan College’s faculty are more than distinguished scholars. They are seasoned, successful professionals who bring years of practical industry experience to the classroom. They engage students with case studies, enlighten with hands-on examples, and challenge with rigorous examination of the ideas, concepts, and methods that drive innovation. Accessible, supportive, and attentive to students’ educational and professional needs, Metropolitan College faculty share the most advanced knowledge available in their fields.

Academic News

In addition to their time in the classroom, MET faculty are constantly contributing to their fields of study. See a list of recent presentations and publications by our full-time faculty.

Faculty Spotlight

  • January 22, 2016

    Analytics Scholar’s Findings Land in Top-Rated A.I. Journal

    Dr. Canan Gunes Corlu, a MET assistant professor in the Department of Administrative Sciences and faculty coordinator to the Applied Business Analytics programs, authored a paper that has been accepted for publication in a highly prestigious scientific journal. Dr. Corlu’s paper, “Empirical Distributions of Daily Equity Index Returns: A Comparison,” will... [ More ]

  • January 11, 2016

    Former MET Dean Blazes Trail Teaching American Culture to International Students

    Professor of the Practice Jay Halfond believes that most American universities fail to offer their international students as rounded an education as their domestic peers receive, and that the key to remedying this disparity is in offering those who come to the United States for their education a more nuanced... [ More ]

  • January 8, 2016

    MET’s Urban Design Expert Weighs in on Climate Change Panel

    While climate change presents challenges to all walks of life, it uniquely affects those areas that are most densely populated, which is why organizers of a BU Climate Change Adaptation & Mitigation Forum invited MET City Planning and Urban Affairs program coordinator and professor Madhu Dutta-Koehler to share her views... [ More ]

  • January 7, 2016

    Faculty Paper Accepted for Publication

    “Subset Selection for Simulations Accounting for Input Uncertainty,” a paper by Assistant Professor of Administrative Sciences Canan Gunes Corlu (who also serves as faculty coordinator for MET’s applied business analytics programs), was accepted for publication in the proceedings of the 2015 Winter Simulation Conference. During the conference, which took place... [ More ]

  • December 23, 2015

    MET Instructor and Top Cop Bill Evans among Bostonians of the Year

    Boston Police Commissioner William Evans, who teaches as part of MET’s Criminal Justice program, was recognized with an honorable mention in the Boston Globe’s latest round of Bostonians of the Year for his standout work overseeing one of the nation’s most stable police departments. The commissioner is no stranger to awards, [ More ]