Rob Riordan is an instructor of information systems in the Sprott School of Business at Carleton University. He holds an honours bachelor of arts degree in sociology and a master’s degree in social demography from Western University.
Rob is the recipient of several teaching awards, including the Carleton University Teaching Achievement Award in 2009. He was also twice the recipient of the Sprott School of Business Students Society Excellence in Teaching Award, the Carleton University Students Association Teaching Excellence Award, and was thrice a finalist for the Capital Educators’ Award, which he finally won in 2012. Rob also received a Professional Achievement Award from Carleton University in 2002.
In addition to his award-winning teaching, Rob also trains, mentors and coaches Sprott’s Business Case Competition teams, a new initiative at Sprott. In just three years since its inception, Sprott teams took second and third place at two prestigious international competitions in 2017, one in Montreal and the other in the Netherlands.