Professor, Division of Management
B.S., Cybernetics, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, 1976
D.D.S., Northwestern University Dental School, Chicago, IL, 1980
M.S., Dentistry (Prosthodontics), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 1984
Ph.D., Biophysical and Numerical Analysis, University of Greenwich, London, England, 1988
M.B.A. in Entrepreneurship, Babson College, Wellesley, MA, summa cum laude, 2008
Ron Sakaguchi integrates a systems perspective, design tools, and strategic innovation and entrepreneurship with a focus on execution in collaborating with graduate students in healthcare management and executive leaders. Ron has a clinical and biomaterials science research background, with experience in business development, design for strategic initiatives, facilitation of strategy development, and coaching. In the Division of Management, Ron is the course director for an MBA course in healthcare innovation and the graduate capstone business consulting program.