Claire L. Gaudiani is currently a Professor at The George H. Heyman, Jr. Center for Philanthropy and Fundraising at New York University’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies.
Prior to accepting this position, Dr. Gaudiani was a Senior Research Scholar at the Yale Law School where she worked to complete a book entitled “The Greater Good: How Philanthropy Drives the American Economy and Can Save Capitalism”.
Dr. Gaudiani served for 13 years as President of Connecticut College. Under her leadership from 1988-2001, Connecticut College quintupled its endowment and rose in the influential U.S. News and World Report survey from No. 41 to the mid-20’s.