Here's a big news story for those of you considering Yale. The news that follows was announced late yesterday.
Joel Podolny, a professor at Harvard Business School, has been named Yale University's School of Management's dean, effective July 1.
Joel has been a prof at HBS for about 3 years. Previous to that, he was a prof at Stanford GSB for 11 years where in his last two years at Stanford he was promoted to Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. He received his undergrad and grad degrees from Harvard.