Sam Yul Cho joined the Strategy and Entrepreneurship group in the College of Business in September 2014. He received a Ph.D. from the Washington State University, an MBA from the Simon School of Business at University of Rochester, a M.A. in economics from the Hitotsubashi University in Tokyo, and a B.A. in economics from the Sogang University in Seoul. He also worked as an equity analyst and strategy planner in Tokyo and Seoul for five years. His research focuses on CEOs, board of directors and mergers and acquisitions. He teaches strategy to undergraduate students.