Meet the Editors Panel, Sunday Nov 15th

Panelist: Prof. Brian Connelly
Auburn University

Professor Connelly's research explores how corporate governance structures, such as shareholders and boards, affect competition and strategic outcomes. Some of the key theoretical mechanisms that underlie his work include signaling theory, social network theory, and tournament theory. He has published in journals such as the Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Global Strategy Journal, Strategic Organization, and the Journal of Management Studies. His work is often cited in media outlets, such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today. In recent years, he has won awards for research, teaching, and service. He is currently Editor-Elect of the Journal of Management and former Associate Editor for the Academy of Management Journal.



Panelist: Prof. Amanda Cowen
University of Virginia

Professor Cowen's research interests center on corporate governance and strategic leadership. Her work aims to develop socially informed theories that help to explain decision making and outcomes in these domains. She is especially interested in understanding how key stakeholders interpret and respond to organizational failures or controversies. Professor Cowen's research is published or forthcoming in journals such as Academy of Management Journal; Academy of Management Review; Strategic Management Journal; Journal of Management; Journal of Applied Psychology; and Journal of Accounting and Economics. She currently serves on the editorial review board for Academic of Management Review, and is an Associate Editor for the Academy of Management Journal.



Panelist: Prof. Igor Filatotchev
King's College London

Professor Filatotchev is a Professor of Corporate Governance and Strategy and Vice Dean (International Relations) at King's Business School. He earned his PhD in Economics from the Institute of World Economy and International Relations (Moscow, the Russian Federation). He has published extensively in the fields of corporate governance and strategy in leading academic journals such as Academy of Management Journal, Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Journal of Management, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Management Studies and Journal of Business Venturing, among many others. He previously served as an Associate Editor of Corporate Governance: An International Review and co-Editor in Chief for the Journal of Management Studies.



Panelist: Prof. Caroline Flammer
Boston University

Caroline Flammer is an Associate Professor and Dean's Research Scholar at Boston University's Questrom School of Business. Her research interests are in competitive strategy at the intersection of corporate governance, impact investing, corporate social responsibility, climate change, and innovation. She has published in leading academic journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Financial Economics, Management Science, and the Strategic Management Journal. Caroline was awarded the 2015 Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability (ARCS) Scholar Award. Caroline serves on the editorial board of the Academy of Management Journal and as an Associate Editor for the Strategic Management Journal.



Panelist: Prof. Marc Goergen
Instituto Empresa Business School

Professor Goergen is Professor of Finance at the IE Business School. He is a Research Member of the European Corporate Governance Institute and a former member of the Corporate Governance Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW). He has published widely on corporate governance and finance in academic journals, including the Journal of Finance, Journal of Finance, British Journal of Management, Industrial Relations and the Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization. He is also the author of three research monographs as well as a successful textbook on corporate governance. Marc is an Associate Editor for the British Journal of Management, the Journal of Corporate Finance and the European Journal of Finance.



Panelist: Prof. Christopher Marquis
Cornell University

Professor Marquis is the Samuel C. Johnson Professor in Sustainable Global Enterprise and Professor of Management at the Cornell University Johnson College of Business. Prior to joining Cornell, he worked for 10 years at Harvard Business School and has held visiting positions at Harvard Kennedy School, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Peking University, Fudan University, and Shanghai Jiaotong University. Marquis received a PhD in Sociology and Business Administration from the University of Michigan. He is currently serving as an Associate Editor for Administrative Science Quarterly.



Panelist: Prof. Suraj Srinivasan
Harvard Business School

Professor Srinivasan is a Professor in the Accounting and Management area at Harvard Business School. Professor Srinivasan's research and case writing examines the institutions of corporate governance in the U.S. and internationally. He has studied issues such as the impact of globalization on corporate disclosure practices and compensation arrangements in international companies, the effect of securities regulation on incentives of companies to cross list in the U.S., incentives of audit firms to provide high quality audits, and reputational consequences for corporate directors when companies experience financial reporting problems. His research has been published in leading academic journals such as the Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Accounting Research, and The Accounting Review among others. He serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Accounting Research and is currently the co-Department Editor for Accounting for Management Science.



Moderator: Prof. Ruth Aguilera
Northeastern University

Professor Aguilera is Darla and Frederick Brodsky Trustee Professor in Global Business at Northeastern University. She sits on the board of directors for the ICGS and the Strategic Management Society, and is one of the most cited scholars in comparative corporate governance in the world. Her recent research focuses on corporate governance and environmental sustainability. In addition to moderating this session, she has extensive editorial expertise herself for the Academy of Management Review, Corporate Governance: An International Review, and Organization Science.