Rich Curtis

Rich Curtis

Senior Lecturer

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Faculty Area

Faculty Expertise

  • Corporate Finance
  • Investments
  • Personal Finance

Contact

Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
607.255.3971
rtc3@cornell.edu
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Biography

Rich Curtis is a senior lecturer in the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management. He teaches AEM 2241 (finance) to a diverse group of graduate and undergraduate students from all over the university. Covering corporate finance, investments, and personal finance, AEM 2241 exposes students to a broad range of interesting and challenging financial issues. From 2004-2013 Rich taught in and directed an intensive summer business immersion, the Cornell/AEM Certificate in Business Management Program. That program included 3 courses, teambuilding and leadership activities with Cornell Outdoor Education, a New York City field trip, and numerous business skills activities. Rich is a faculty advisor to Dyson students and multiple clubs. He holds a BS in physics from St. Lawrence University and an MBA from Cornell.


Awards and Honors

  • Professor of Merit for outstanding teaching as selected by the senior class of the Cornell College of Agriculture & Life Sciences (2001)
  • Cornell College of Agriculture & Life Sciences Innovative Teacher Award (2005)
  • Cornell’s Favorite Undergraduate Business Professor based on the results of a Business Week survey (2006)
  • Class of 2015 Recognition Award (one of fifteen Cornell faculty members so honored by the senior class council) (2015) Cornell Class of 2015 Class Council
  • Class of 2016 Recognition Award (one of three Cornell faculty/staff members so honored by the sophomore class council) (2014) Cornell Class of 2016 Class Council

Recent Courses

  • AEM 2241 - Finance
  • AEM 4970 - Individual Study in Applied Economics and Management
  • AEM 4980 - Supervised Teaching Experience
  • AEM 4990 - Undergraduate Research

Academic Degrees

  • MBA Cornell University, 1981
  • BS St. Lawrence University, 1977