Faculty in the Strategic Management area focus on teaching and research in strategic management, business policy, corporate governance, knowledge management, sustainability, international business, business management and business law. Area members have garnered many teaching awards, including the 3M National Teaching Fellowship, and strive to make learning at McMaster an exciting and valuable experience.
Faculty have published in the following academic journals: Strategic Management Journal, Administrative Science Quarterly, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, Long Range Planning, California Management Review, Journal of Knowledge Management, Journal of Intellectual Capital, Knowledge Management Research and Practice, Knowledge and Process Management, American Journal of Sociology, Journal of Management Control, International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, Management Decision, Business and Society, and others. External research funding has been provided for scholarly research by SSHRC and others.
Highly successful books have been authored for university teaching and executive education. Extensive experience with Canadian and international businesses enhances the teaching and research of our faculty.
Associate Professor / Chair, Strategic Management
Dr. Nick Bontis is Chair, Strategic Management at the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University. He received his Ph.D. from the Ivey Business School at Western University. He is the...
Associate Professor / Director of the MBA Programs / Michael Lee-Chin & Family Professor in Strategic Business Studies
Dr. Goran Calic is an Associate Professor of Strategic Management, with membership in Information Systems, at McMaster University. He holds a PhD in Strategic Management and a Post Doc. in...
Research Interests: International Entrepreneurship, Immigration Entrepreneurship, Startup Growth, Location Choice
Associate Professor / Director, Integrated Business and Humanities
Dr. McKnight studies how firms and organizations address complex societal problems. Currently this interest has led to him to undertake research in the areas of responsible investing at the retail...
François Neville is an Associate Professor of Strategic Management at McMaster University’s DeGroote School of Business. He holds a Ph.D. in Strategic Management from Georgia State University....
Assistant Professor / Co-Director, Engineering and Management Program
Dr. Snowdon brings over 25 years of professional experience as an engineer, change agent, and entrepreneur into the classroom. His extensive project experience ranges across a variety of...