Hal Hershfield
Elisa Long

Elisa Long and Hal Hershfield, two faculty members at the UCLA Anderson School of Management, are on Poets and Quants’ list of 2017’s 40 most outstanding M.B.A. professors under 40. The website, which covers graduate and undergraduate business education, is widely read by prospective and current students as well as U.S. and international business schools.

In  separate Q&As, Hershfield and Long reveal their most memorable moment in a classroom,  a fun fact about themselves, their favorite company and their most significant research discovery, among other details.

The website, which started this ranking in 2011, received 431 nominations in support of 118 professors.