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Management Department

The Kogod School of Business Management Department provides instruction in the areas of management, entrepreneurship, strategy, organizational behavior, human resources, business and corporate ethics, and global business citizenship. Faculty members are well-known researchers and distinguished professionals.

Management Department Chair

  1. Barbara Bird

    Barbara Bird, Professor

    KSB - Management

    Professor Bird’s research interests include entrepreneurial cognition and entrepreneurial behavior. She has research projects examining new venture liabilities of newness and strategic alliances. She authored Entrepreneurial Behavior and several scho… More

    Send email to Barbara Bird

    (202) 885-1924

Department Faculty

  1. David Bartlett

    David Bartlett, Executive in Residence

    KSB - Management

    David Bartlett joined the Kogod School of Business in August 2014 as Executive in Residence in the Department of Management. He serves as Director of Kogod's Full-Time MBA Program and Director of Global and Strategic Projects. Prior to his appointm… More

    Send email to David Bartlett

    (202) 885-1943

  2. William Bellows

    William Bellows, Executive in Residence

    KSB - Management

    Bill Bellows is a Co-Founder and former Managing Partner of Copithorne & Bellows, a Silicon-Valley based global consulting firm for technology companies that provided market research and business strategy, competitive positioning, industry analyst an… More

    Send email to William Bellows

    (202) 885-1846

  3. Melissa Bradley

    Melissa Bradley, Executive in Residence

    KSB - Kogod School of Business

    Melissa L. Bradley is a tri-sector leader with more than 20 years of entrepreneurship, investment and leadership experience. She is the inaugural Director of the AU Center for Innovation in the Capital and Executive in Residence at the Kogod School o… More

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  4. Mark Clark

    Mark Clark, Associate Professor

    KSB - Management

    Dr. Clark has expertise in high performing teams, leadership, diversity, and strategic human capital. His field research engages a variety of organizations, including medical and sports teams, high-tech companies, and entrepreneurial startups. Dr. Cl… More

    Send email to Mark Clark

    (202) 885-1873

  5. Parthiban David

    Parthiban David, Associate Professor

    KSB - Management

    Professor David is currently the Collins Chair in Management. He teaches strategic management. His primary research interests are on the impact of corporate governance on corporate strategy and firm performance. His research has been published in jou… More

    Send email to Parthiban David

    (202) 885-2080

  6. John Delaney

    John Delaney, Dean, Kogod School of Business

    KSB - Kogod School of Business

    John T. Delaney is Professor of Management and Dean of the Kogod School of Business at American University. He is a passionate advocate for experiential learning, which reflects the notion that students learn more from doing and practicing than from … More

    Send email to John Delaney

    (202) 885-1985

  7. Sally Fowler

    Sally Fowler, Executive in Residence

    Professor Fowler is an Executive-in-Residence in the Management Department. She teaches strategy, global corporate citizenship, and management consulting. She is the Kogod coordinator for the University Honors Program. She was formerly on the faculty… More

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  8. Stevan Holmberg

    Stevan Holmberg, Professor Emeritus

    Professor Holmberg leads the Entrepreneurship Initiative and entrepreneurship academic programs, including the 1776 strategic partnership and the Entrepreneurship Incubator and the Entrepreneurship Venture Fund, which are open to all American Univers… More

    Send email to Stevan Holmberg

    (202) 885-1921

  9. Thomas Kohn

    Thomas Kohn, Executive in Residence

    KSB - Management

    Executive-in-Residence Tom Kohn is a digital veteran of companies both big and small with a focus on early stage companies and turnarounds. He has been CEO of two high-tech start-ups in the Washington, DC area, raising over $10MM for each; Chief Reve… More

    Send email to Thomas Kohn

    (202) 885-1988

  10. Nandini Lahiri

    Nandini Lahiri, Associate Professor

    KSB - Management

    Nandini Lahiri is Associate Professor of Management at the Kogod School of Business at American University. Her research lies at the intersection of strategy, international business and technology. She studies the implications of geographic and verti… More

    Send email to Nandini Lahiri

    (202) 885-1436

  11. Richard Linowes

    Richard Linowes, Assistant Professor

    KSB - Management

    Professor Linowes teaches strategy, global leadership, entrepreneurship, cross-cultural management and sustainability. His professional management experience includes several years with Accenture and Goldman Sachs, where he helped plan the firm’s int… More

    Send email to Richard Linowes

    (202) 885-1990

  12. Alexandra Mislin

    Alexandra Mislin, Associate Professor

    KSB - Management

    Professor Mislin’s research focuses on how financial incentives as well as social factors including trust, social perceptions, emotions, and the tracking of obligations, influence behavior when people interact. Her current work examines how these fac… More

    Send email to Alexandra Mislin

    (202) 885-1919

  13. Serge da Motta Veiga

    Serge da Motta Veiga, Assistant Professor

    KSB - Management

    Serge P. da Motta Veiga joined the Department of Management at American University in August 2015. Prior to coming to American, Serge was an Assistant Professor of Management at Lehigh University. He earned his Ph.D. in Business Administration with a… More

    Send email to Serge da Motta Veiga

    (202) 885-1489

  14. Jay Pope

    Jay Pope, Executive in Residence

    KSB - Management

    Professor Pope is an Executive-in-Residence in the Management Department of Kogod, where he teaches a course in Global Corporate Citizenship. He also advises the JD/MBA Club. His past teaching experience includes one year as a full-time Visiting Assi… More

    Send email to Jay Pope

    (202) 885-1847

  15. John Simson

    John Simson, Program Director for the Business and Entertainment Program

    KSB - Management

    John Simson has been in the music industry since his signing in 1971 as a recording artist and songwriter. Simson's career has included stints as a manager, handling the career of 5X Grammy winner, Mary-Chapin Carpenter, special advisor to Harry Bela… More

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    (202) 885-6865

  16. Mark Starik

    Mark Starik, Professor

    KSB - Management

    ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE 2015-Present Professor of Management, Director of the M.S. Sustainability Management Program, Kogod School of Business, American University, Washington, D.C. 2015-2015 Professor of Supply Chain and Operations Management, College… More

    Send email to Mark Starik

    (202) 885-1839

  17. Siri Terjesen

    Siri Terjesen, Associate Professor

    KSB - Management

    Siri Terjesen is a research chair in Entrepreneurship at American University’s Kogod School of Business and Interim Director of the AU Center for Innovation. Her research on entrepreneurship, corporate governance, and strategy has been published in l… More

    Send email to Siri Terjesen

    (202) 885-1921

  18. Thomas White

    Thomas White, Executive in Residence

    KSB - Management

    Tommy White is an Executive-in-Residence at the Kogod School of Business. He teaches courses on introduction to business and entrepreneurship business planning & startup launch. He is Co-Director of the AU Incubator under the Sustainable Entrepreneur… More

    Send email to Thomas White

    (202) 885-1862

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