Raymond Ro

Clinical Assistant Professor of Business                         

Email: rr136@nyu.edu


Raymond Ro is an engineer, lawyer, and professor. He has been in Shanghai since 2010 and is currently a Lecturer at the Sino-British College in conjunction with the University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, and a Senior Advisor at Addison-Clifton LLC where he assists clients with international trade compliance issues and intellectual property matters. Dr. Ro holds a B.A. in Physics and Biology from Lake Forest College in Chicago, and a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Drexel University in Philadelphia. The focus of his doctoral dissertation was using ultrasound technology for early detection of cancer. Later, due to legal issues related to a start-up company, Dr. Ro went on to earn a J.D. from the University of Wisconsin Law School in Madison. His academic interests include: the intersection of law, business, and technology; entrepreneurship; management and organizations; and comparative intellectual property law. Raymond enjoys playing sports, learning Chinese, trying unique foods, and watching American football.


Courses Taught

  • Management & Organizations
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Law, Business and Society
  • Experiential Learning I & II (GLS)



J.D., Law
University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2009

Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering
Drexel University, 2006

B.A., Physics and Biology
Lake Forest College, 2000


Languages: English, Chinese (basic spoken), Korean (basic spoken)