Baruch College Press Room
Andrea Gabor is the Bloomberg Professor of Business Journalism at Baruch’s Weissman School of Arts and Sciences.
She is available to comment on:
- Private sector influence on K-12 Education Reform
- The role of technology in the classroom
- Quality management of auto, consumer and electronics industries
- The role of women in the workplace and how they balance work and family life
- Other workplace issues, including pay incentives, performance appraisals, and labor force management
Prior to joining the faculty at Baruch, Professor Gabor was an adjunct professor at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism, teaching Critical Issues in International Economics. She currently serves as a judge for applicants to the school’s Knight-Bagehot Fellowship Program in Business and Economics. In addition, she has published three books, including The Man Who Discovered Quality: How W. Edwards Deming Brought the Quality Revolution to America: The Stories of FORD, XEROX, and GM, and most recently The Capitalist Philosophers. She is the author of Einstein’s Wife: Work and Marriage in the Lives of Five Great 20th Century Women, and an editor of the PBS web site Einstein’s Wife.
Professor Gabor has written for numerous academic journals and consumer publications, including The Atlantic, Huffington Post, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Smithsonian Magazine, Gotham Gazette, The Harvard Business Review, Fortune, Strategy + Business, and Working Woman. She also served as former business staff writer and editor of U.S. News & World Report, and associate editor of BusinessWeek.
Professor Gabor received a BA with honors from Wesleyan University in German and Government and an MS in Journalism from Columbia University.
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