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Dr. Fariss-Terry Mousa

Assistant Professor of Management 

Office: 520 Zane Showker Hall 
Phone: (540) 568-3237
E-mail: mousafx@jmu.edu
Mailing address: JMU, College of Business, MSC 0205, Harrisonburg, VA 22807




Ph.D., Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship, Washington State University, 2009
M.B.A, Washington State University, 2005
B.A., International business and Marketing, Washington State University, 2000

Current Courses Taught:
MGT 420 - Strategic Management of Technology and Innovation
COB 487 - Strategic Management

Key Publications:

Mousa, F. T., Reed R. "The Impact of Slack Resources on High-tech IPOs" Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, forthcoming.

Harper, S.; Mousa, F. T. "Time-and-Motion Studies." In Oxford Bibliographies in Management. Ed. Ricky Griffin. New York: Oxford University Press, forthcoming.

Mousa, F. T., Marlin, D., Ritchie, W. "The Organizational Slack and IPO Performance Relationship: A Configurational Approach." Management Decision, forthcoming.

Mousa, F. T., Wales, W. (2012). "Founder Effectiveness in Leveraging Entrepreneurial Orientation." Management Decision, vol 50(2):305-324.

Wales, W., Gupta, V. K., Mousa, F. T. (2011). "Empirical Research on Entrepreneurial Orientaiton: An assessment and suggestions for future research." International Small Business Journal.

Simha, A., Mousa, F. T., & Kim, S. K. (2011). "Jack and Jill Fall down the Stress Filled Hill - An Integrative Management Educational Model to Prevent such Stressful Slides." African Journal of Business Management, vol. 5(19): 7945-7953.

Mousa, F. T. and Lemak, D. (2009). “The Gilbreth’s Quality System Stands the Test of Time,” Journal of Management History, vol. 15(2): 198-215.

Nam, D.; Arthurs, J. D.; Nielson, M; Mousa, F. T.; Liu Kun (2008). "Information disclosure and IPO valuation: What kinds of information matter and is more information always better?," Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research.   

Professional Memberships:
Academy of Management
Strategic Management Society

Irene M. McCarthy Award for the Best Paper on the Topic of High Technology , Babson Entrepreneurship Research Conference, 2008

Graduate Teaching Assistant at Washington State University, Pullman, WA.
Business Methods Analyst, The Boeing Company, Everett, WA.
Financial Representative, Northwestern Mutual Life Company, Seattle, WA.