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Kevin Jyo Oye

Executive Director, Tufts Gordon Institute

Kevin Oye

Kevin Jyo Oye

Executive Director, Tufts Gordon Institute

Biography: 

Kevin currently is a Professor of the Practice and the Executive Director of the Gordon Institute, the center of innovation, entrepreneurship, and leadership programs at Tufts University. Kevin also launched and serves as the Director of the MS in Innovation and Management program at TGI, a one year intensive program for recent STEM graduates to enable them to launch venture, both for profit and non-profit, greenfield or within an existing organization.  He also serves on the leadership board at the non-profit EforAll business accelerator and provides advisory and consulting services to startups and corporations. Before joining Tufts, Kevin spent 35 years in the networking industry wearing many hats, including leading global strategy, research and development, and corporate acquisition teams at AT&T Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies, and Sycamore Networks. He received his BS in Electrical Engineering from Tufts, and his MS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.