Professor, Strategy and Entrepreneurship
Director, The Ed Snider Center for Enterprise and Markets
Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

Grants

Kauffman Foundation Grant, 2015, $ 650,193

Kauffman Foundation Grant, 2015, $90,000

Kauffman Foundation Grant, 2013, $36,500

National Science Foundation, 2012, $860,000

Kauffman Foundation Grant, 2011, $38,500

Kauffman Foundation Grant, 2010, $20,000

National Science Foundation, 2010, $366,244

SDBC Grant, USDA, 2008, $40,000

SDBC Grant, USDA, 2007, $40,000

Kauffman Foundation Grant, 2007, $20,000

CSREES Program, USDA, 2007, $399,001

Kauffman Foundation Grant, 2006, $20,000

Kauffman Foundation Grant, 2005, $665,511

SDBC Grant, USDA, 2005, $200,000

Kauffman Foundation Grant, 2005, $20,000

SDBC Grant, USDA, 2004, $200,000

Campus Research Board Grant, 2003, UIUC, $10,225

College of Business Summer Grant, 2003, $9,112

CIBER Grant, 2003, UIUC, $3,000

Campus Research Board Grant, 2002, UIUC, $10,795

Campus Research Board Grant, 2002, UIUC, $8,975

CCBA Summer Grant, 2002, UIUC, $1,612

Mellon Foundation Grant, 2001, $375,000

Marketing Science Institute, 2000, $10,100

CBA Summer In-House Research Award, 2000, UCF, $13,588

CBA Summer In-House Research Grant 1999, UCF, $6,566

Office of Sponsored Research Grant, 1999, UCF, $7,500

CBA Summer In-House Research Grant 1998, UCF, $5,705

CBA Summer In-House Research Grant 1997, UCF, $5,555

CBA Summer In-House Research Grant 1996, UCF, $5,222

Post-Doctoral Fellow, UB Foundation, 1994-95, $10,000

Mark Diamond Research Fund, 1992, State University of New York at Buffalo, $800

Research Awards

Distinguished Scholar-Teacher Award, University of Maryland (2017-2018)


Strategic Management Society Fellow, Inducted in 2014

Graduate Mentor of the Year, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland (2014)

Graduate Mentor of the Year, Graduate College, University of Maryland (2013)

University Scholar, University of Illinois (2009)

Stephen Schrader Best Paper Award, TIM, Academy of Management (2005)

Academy of Management Journal 2004 Best Paper Award 

Galloway Award for Research, Economics, UCF (1999)

Galloway Award for Research, Economics, UCF. 1998