Dan Cohen, Ph.D.
Professor of Practice, Business and Entrepreneurship
Professor Dan Cohen joined the faculty in July of this year from Cornell University, where he founded and directed Cornell’s E-Lab start-up accelerator program for advanced entrepreneurs. At Wake Forest, Professor Cohen will be collaborating with Bill Conner and Polly Black to develop curriculum for all levels of student entrepreneurs. He teaches ESE 205, Managing the Entrepreneurial Venture: Startups to Early Growth. After founding his own company and working for 15 years in the specialized construction industry, Professor Cohen made the decision to transition into academia in order to teach entrepreneurship to college students.