About Us

STVP accelerates entrepreneurship education at Stanford and around the world.

As the entrepreneurship center in Stanford’s School of Engineering, the Stanford Technology Ventures Program delivers courses and extracurricular programs to Stanford students, creates scholarly research on high-impact technology ventures, and produces a large and growing collection of online content and experiences for people around the world.

Core Team

Faculty

Tom Byers

Professor, MS&E

Director, STVP

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Chuck Eesley

Assistant Professor, MS&E

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Kathleen Eisenhardt

Professor, MS&E

Director, STVP

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Kathleen Eisenhardt

Riitta Katila

Professor, MS&E

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Riitta Katila

Tina Seelig

Professor of the Practice, MS&E

Director, STVP

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Tina Seelig

Robert Sutton

Professor, MS&E

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Bob Sutton

Staff

Lauren Crout

Operations & Events Coordinator

Lauren Crout

Matt Harvey

Executive Director

Matt Harvey

Rachel Julkowski

Director, Editorial & Marketing

Rachel Julkowski

Harjoth Khara

Accounting/Finance Associate

Harjoth Khara

Michael Peña

Communications Manager

Michael Pena

Alli Rico

Production Project Specialist

Alli Rico

Nikkie H. Salgado

Program Coordinator

Nikkie Salgado

Ryan Shiba

Director, Operations and Finance

Ryan Shiba

Danielle Steussy

Digital Product Manager

Danielle Steussy

Student Associates

Nylah Byrd

Archaeology '18

Nylah Byrd

Erin Ashley Cohen

Management Science & Engineering '18

Erin Ashley Cohen

Zoe Mhungu

Human Biology '20

Zoe Mhungu

Beata Petkowa

Symbolic Systems '19

Beata Petkowa

Lecturers and Adjunct Professors

Management Science & Engineering
Fenwick & West Entrepreneurship Educators

Affiliated Stanford Faculty

Stephen Barley
Management Science & Engineering
Margaret Brandeau
Management Science & Engineering
Richard Dasher
Electrical Engineering
George Foster
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Ashish Goel
Management Science & Engineering
Sharad Goel
Management Science & Engineering
Pamela Hinds
Management Science & Engineering
Woody Powell
Education
Hayagreeva Rao
Stanford Graduate School of Business
Amin Saberi
Management Science & Engineering
Melissa Valentine
Management Science & Engineering
John Weyant
Management Science & Engineering

Past Visiting Faculty

Robert Eberhart
Santa Clara University
Anil Gupta
University of Maryland
Matthew Hayward
University of Colorado
Peter Kelly
Aalto University
Ricardo San Martin
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
Stefan Meisiek
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Alan Meyer
University of Oregon
Peter Russo
Munich University of Applied Sciences
Patricio del Sol
Universidad del Desarrollo
Patricia Thornton
Duke University
Joe Tranquillo
Bucknell University
Noam Wasserman
Harvard University
Poh Kam Wong
National University of Singapore

Sponsors

Accel Partners
DFJ
Fenwick and West

Along with our current sponsors, STVP graciously thanks all of the individuals, companies and foundations that have supported our work to accelerate entrepreneurship education since 1999.

Contact

STVP

Huang Engineering Center, Suite 004
475 Via Ortega
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305-4121

(650) 723-2164
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