Tom Abbott

Faculty Practitioner, Rensselaer at Work

Programs Taught

Systems Engineering and Technology Management

Year Joined RPI


Other Professional Experiences

  • The Essex Management Center – Managing Director of Developing Nations
  • The Essex Group – Strategic Thinking, Planning and Management Development
  • The Abbott Group – Principal
  • Beloit Corporation’s Lenox Division – Director of Finance and Planning
  • Phonon Corporation – Controller
  • Post University – Business Administration Program Chair/Associate Faculty
  • Southern Connecticut State University – Adjunct Lecturer
  • Ed.D., Creighton University
  • MBA, University of Pittsburgh
  • B.A., Economics, Boston College
Research Focus
  • Operations, Finance and General Management Consulting
  • Venture Capital Relationships, Negotiation, International Joint Ventures and Financial Controls Implementation Management
  • Construction Project Management and Industrial Market Research
Contact Information