Mazhar Islam

Visiting Assistant Professor

Office GW 1 - Room 608
Phone 6122457146
Email mislam3@tulane.edu

Courses

MGMT 4010: Strategic Management (Undergraduate), MGMT 4610: Management of New Ventures (Undergraduate), MGMT 6030: Strategic Management(Master of Management), MGMT 7210: Competition & Strategy (Part-time MBA), and EMBA 7120: Managerial Perspectives (EMBA)

Contributions

Reviewer for - a) Administrative Science Quarterly, b) Academy of Management Journal, c) Strategic Management Journal, d) Organization Science, e) Journal of International Business Studies.

Dissertation Committee Member: (a) Suting Hong, Department of Economics, LeBow College of Business, Drexel University, Philadelphia. Dissertation Title: Entry, competition and syndication in the venture capital market. (Currently an Assistant Professor at the School of Entrepreneurship and Management, Shanghai Tech University, Shanghai, China)

(b) Thomas V. Edward, Lubin School of Business, Pace University, New York.
Dissertation Title: Entrepreneurial success and corporate venture capital: Unraveling the paradox. (on going)

Research

Minyuan Zhao (Wharton) & Mazhar Islam. Cross-regional R&D Collaboration and Local Knowledge Spillover. Forthcoming- Advances in Strategic Management Volume on Geography, Location and Strategy.

Mazhar Islam, Jacob Miller(Drexel), & Dennis Park (Texas, Dallas). But What Will it Cost Me? Private Costs of Participation and Open Source Software Development. Forthcoming - Research Policy.

Mazhar Islam, Adam Frementh (Ivey,Western Ontario), & Alfred Marcus(Minnesota). Signaling by Early Stage Startups: US Government Research Grants and Venture Capital Funding. Second round revise and resubmit at the Journal of Business Venturing.

Education & Affiliations

Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, Ph.D. in Strategic Management

New Jersey Institute of Technology, M.S. in Management

Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand. MBA in Management of Technology

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur. B.Tech.(Hons.) in Mining Engineering

Member of:
a) Academy of Management
b) Strategic Management Society
c) National Bureau Economic Research(NBER), Entrepreneurship Working Group