8 young biz school professors on the rise

Whether it's a knack for engaging their students, generosity with their time, or an unbridled passion for their subject, these rising star business professors each bring something special to their classrooms.

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Aaron (Ronnie) Chatterji, 32
Associate Professor of Strategy
School: Duke Fuqua School of Business

Dynamic and exceptionally bright, Chatterji wins plaudits for being keenly interested in the welfare and professional development of his students. As a senior economist for the President's Council of Economic Advisers, he brings rare inside perspective to his classes.

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Last updated February 17 2011: 12:20 PM ET