David L. Rainey

David L. Rainey

Visiting Professor of the Practice, Administrative Sciences

PhD, MS, MS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
MBA, Western New England College
BS, University of Connecticut

Dr. Rainey has over forty years of experience in business education in close partnerships with industry. He has worked on industrial projects across the world and consulted with more than fifty global corporations, including United Technologies Corporation and Sikorsky Aircraft. Prior to joining Boston University, Rainey was a professor of the practice at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and served as acting dean of its Hartford campus. His teaching and scholarly interests are in the areas of operations management, supply chain integration, strategic management, technological innovation, and global business. Recent books include Product Innovation (Cambridge University Press, 2005); Sustainable Business Development (Cambridge University Press, 2006); Enterprise-Wide Strategic Management (Cambridge University Press, 2010); The Pursuit of Sustainable Leadership (Information Age Publishing, 2013); Visionary Strategic Leadership (Information Age Publishing, 2014); Full-Spectrum Strategic Leadership (Information Age Publishing, 2014), and The Pursuit of Sustainability (Information Age Publishing, 2015).