Newswise — Will Geoghegan, assistant professor of management at Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management has been named one of the World’s Best 40 Under 40 Professors by Poets and Quants. The annual listing highlights excellence in research and teaching prowess, according to the website.

“We reviewed more than 100 nominations and factored in student feedback, awards and honors, quantity and reach of research, public speaking and educational qualifications,” said Andrea Carter, who helped compile the final list. “We then sent the final 40 a questionnaire so we could share their lives and work with our readers.”

Geoghegan came to the Whitman School in 2010 as a visiting professor; he became an assistant professor in 2014. He teaches undergraduate and MBA courses in management and also teaches in the [email protected] program. He holds a Ph.D. in management from the University of Ireland, Galway.

About the Martin J. Whitman School of ManagementThe Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University was established as the College of Business Administration in 1919. In 1920, it was only the 16th collegiate business school in the nation to be accredited by the AACSB. Today, the Whitman School of Management includes programs in accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, management, marketing, real estate, retail management and supply chain management. In any given year, the Whitman School is home to nearly 2,000 doctoral, graduate and undergraduate students.