My research focuses on governance and innovation, particularly in new ventures. I am also interested in bankruptcy (antecedents and outcomes), the impact of CEOs/founders on their organization, M&As, and venture capital.
Ph.D. - University of Oklahoma - 2004
M.B.A. - Texas A&M University - 1998
B.B.A. - Texas A&M University - 1991
Jonathan Arthurs is the Associate Dean for Faculty and Research in the College of Business. He graduated from Texas A&M University with a BBA and was a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army. After leaving the military, he worked as a bookstore manager before going back to Texas A&M to earn his MBA. Upon graduation he worked in the finance department of a large corporation and then on an internal consulting team reporting directly to the top management team. Next, he attended the University of Oklahoma and completed his Ph.D. with a focus in strategy and entrepreneurship. He spent nine years at Washington State University where he was also the doctoral program coordinator for the management track. He teaches in the PhD program and his research focuses on governance and innovation, particularly in new ventures.
Academy of Management (Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management)
Strategic Management Society
P&T Committee Member
Doctoral Program Committee Member
Field (Associate) editor at Journal of Business Venturing
Editorial review board member for the following journals:
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