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Dr. Ali Shahzad
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JMU Faculty Ali ShahzadAssistant Professor of Management

When started working at JMU: Aug. 2011 


Ph. D. (Strategic Management), University of Oklahoma
B.S. (Electrical Engineering), University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan

Professional Interests:
Corporate Social Performance, Corporate Governance, Corporate Entrepreneurship, Applied Econometrics

Personal Interests:
Technology, movies, health & fitness

Current courses taught:
Strategic Management
Project Management

Key Publications:

Shahzad A. M. (2014) Entrepreneurship Research (1985-2009) and the Emergence of Opportunities, with Busenitz, L., Plummer, L., Klotz, A. and Rhoads, K. Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice. 38(5), 981-1000.

Shahzad, A. M., & Sharfman, M. P (Forthcoming) Corporate Social Performance and Financial Performance: Sample Selection Issues. Business & Society.

Shahzad A. M. Rutherford, M. A. & Sharfman, M. P. (Forthcoming). Stakeholder-Centric Governance and Corporate Social Performance: A Cross-National Study. Corporate Social Responsibility & Environmental Management.

Ritchie, W. J., Young, G., Shahzad, A. M. & Kolodisnky, R. (Forthcoming). The influence of plural organizational forms on beliefs and outcomes related to new product adoption.Management Decision.

Shahzad, A. M., Wales, W. J., Sharfman, M. P., & Stein, C. M. (Forthcoming). Beyond Performance: The Influence of Entrepreneurial Orientation on Stakeholder Value. Journal of Management & Organization.

Positions held: 
August 2011-present: Assistant Professor, College of Business, James Madison University

2007-2010: Research Assistant, College of Business & Entrepreneurship, University of Oklahoma

1999-2007: Information Technology Consultant (IBM Global Systems, IBM Federal)

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