Christopher Finnin, EdD

Christopher Finnin

Areas of Expertise

  • Business Education
  • General Business
  • Strategy Implementation
  • Technology Commercialization
  • Technology Entrepreneurship

Selected Works

Presented Research

Finnin, Christoper, D’Angelo, Dana C., and Wright, Jennifer, Electronic Portfolios & Student Perceptions of Learning, Lilly Conference on College & Univ Teaching: Bethesda, Md, (Jun 2011):

Finnin, Christoper, and D’Angelo, Dana C., WAKE UP! Engaging Students in Large & Smal…, Teaching Academic Survival Skills: Ft Lauderdale, Fl, (Mar 2011):


BS Business Administration/Marketing - Kutztown University of Pennsylvania 1993
MBA - Eastern University 2000
N/A Six Sigma Green Belt - Villanova University 2003
EdD Educational Leadership & Management - Drexel University Philadelphia, PA USA 2015

Professional Experience

Corporate-Rittenhouse Book Distributors, Inc. Electronic Services Manager Sep 1993 - Dec 1999 by eBay Manager, Strategy & Planning Jan 2000 - Oct 2004
Academic-LeBow College of Business Adjunct Faculty Jan 2000 - Jun 2007
Corporate-Start-Up Mode Founder Nov 2004 -
Academic-Instructor LeBow College of Business, Drexel University Aug 2007 - Jun 2008
Academic-LeBow College of Business, Drexel University Director, General Business Studies Philadelphia PA Jul 2008 -


2018 Fall Term Teaching and Learning Conference Award (Drexel University)
2015 Dean’s Distinguished Teaching Fellow, CTE (LeBow College of Business)
2010 Barbara G. Hornum Award for Teaching Excellence (Drexel University)
2009 Teaching Excellence Award (Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business)

College News

The annual summer program brought together over 70 high school students to collaborate virtually on a business pitch project with LeBow faculty, staff and students.

Chris Finnin and Dana D’Angelo from the Department of General Business shared their expertise through the Drexel Teaching and Learning Center’s inaugural Teaching Academy.

Students developed business solutions for AEG, a global sporting and entertainment organization, then presented the findings to executives in Switzerland.