• Phone: 617-353-4168
  • E-Mail:  lbaird@bu.edu
  • Office: 502A
  • Office Hours: By Appointment
  • Address: Boston University Questrom School of Business
    595 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02215
  • Education Open or Close

    Ph D, Michigan State University, Organization Behavior and Management, 1975.

    MBA, Michigan State University, Management, 1972.

    BS, Utah State University, Economics and Statistics, 1969.

  • PublicationsOpen or Close

    Journal Articles:

      Baird, L., & Griffin, D. (Accepted). “ Accelerating Your Journey to Customer Centricity”. Focus (Life Sciences Trainers & Educators),

  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored ResearchOpen or Close

    Innovations in Learning and Teaching:The Dynamic Large Lecture Class, Digital Learning Initiative. (April 15, 2015 - Present).

    RULE: Enhancement and Redesign of OB221, Dynamics of Leading Organizations and People, RULE Grant, Office of Provost, Boston University. (November 2010 - Present).

    RULE: Redesigning the Undergraduate Learning Experience. (December 1, 2010 - Present).

    Integrating Liberal Arts,Globalization, Advanced Technology and Virtual Capability into the Undergraduate Curriculum, Boston University. (January 1, 2014 - December 30, 2015).

    Integrating Liberal Arts,Globalization, Advanced Technology and Virtual Capability into the Undergraduate Curriculum, Boston University. (January 1, 2014 - December 30, 2015).

    Integrating Liberal Arts,Globalization, Advanced Technology and Virtual Capability into the Undergraduate Curriculum, Boston University. (January 1, 2014 - December 30, 2015).

    Integrating Liberal Arts,Globalization, Advanced Technology and Virtual Capability into the Undergraduate Curriculum, Boston University. (January 1, 2014 - December 30, 2015).

  • Research PresentationsOpen or Close

    Invited Lectures:

      Baird, L. (Presenter Only). Academy for Collaborative Innovation & Transformation, Leading Transformation and Change, Boston University Medical School. (November 20, 2014).

      Baird, L. (Presenter & Author). Devotional, "Preparing to Learn", BYU-Hawaii, Laie, Hawaii. (February 18, 2014).

      Baird, L. (Presenter & Author). National Meeting-Alumni of the Pharmacy Leadership Institute, "Preparing for the Future", American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists (ASHP). (December 8, 2014).

      Baird, L. (Presenter Only), McCarthy, J. (Presenter Only), & Deacon, S. (Presenter Only). Center for Excellence & Innovation in Teaching: Instructional Innovations Conference, Building the Bridge as You Walk on It, Center for Excellence & Innovation in Teaching, Boston University, Boston, MA. (March 2, 2012).

    Accepted Lectures:

      Baird, L. (Author Only), McCarthy, J. (Presenter and Author), & Deacon, S. (Author Only). Boston University Instructional Innovations Conference, Building the Bridge as You Walk On It: Innovations in Learning, Boston University, Boston. (March 2, 2012).

      Baird, L. (Author Only), McCarthy, J. (Presenter and Author), & Griffin, D. (Author Only). International Federation of Scholarly Associations of Management 2012 World Congress, Implementing a Dynamic and Integrated Learning Curriculum, IFSAM 2012, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland. (June 27, 2012).

      Baird, L. (Author Only), McCarthy, J. (Presenter and Author), & Griffin, D. (Author Only). International Federation of Scholarly Associations of Management 2012 World Congress, Implementing a Dynamic and Integrated Learning Curriculum.. (June 27, 2012).

  • General ServiceOpen or Close

    Service to the Profession:

      National, Professional/To the Academy, Committee Member, BizEd. (October 2015 - Present).
      Reviewing papers submitted and determine national winner of the BizED Education Innovation Award. Preparations done 2015, reviews and determination done January 2016, those hours on next years


  • Conference ActivitiesOpen or Close

      SMG Teaching Day, School of Management , Innovations in Teaching and Learning, Panelist. (May 10, 2013 - May 10, 2013).