Sandra Deacon Carr (Questrom ’89)

Sandra Deacon Carr is a Master Lecturer in the Organizational Behavior Department at Boston University’s Questrom School of Business where she has been teaching courses in organizational behavior, leadership, management, career development, and team learning for more than 25 years. In 2014 she was awarded the inaugural Broderick Prize for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning and Experience. Dr. Deacon Carr is also the Faculty Director of Questrom Team Learning Services, where she works with both faculty and students on a variety of team-related issues. She co-wrote The Team Learning Assistant with her colleagues, a book and web-based tool designed to improve learning for faculty and students who use teams. Dr. Deacon Carr specializes in curriculum design and innovation, and has extensive coaching, counseling, and team mediation experience. She earned her Ph.D. at Northeastern University and is a licensed psychologist in the state of Massachusetts. She received her M.Ed. from Boston University and B.A. from Amherst College. She lives in York, Maine with her family and enjoys volunteering and coaching youth sports teams.