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Robert Garrett, PhD

Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, Dean's Suite, Director, Forcht Center for Entrepreneurship, Management & Entrepreneurship
College of Business, Room 331
(502) 852-4790
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Bio

Robert Garrett, PhD, is the Brown & Williamson Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Louisville, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, and the Director of the Forcht Center for Entrepreneurship. He joined the college in 2013 and teaches courses in Entrepreneurship and Strategy. He previously taught at Oregon State University, where he won Family Business Researcher of the Year. His primary research focus is in Corporate Entrepreneurship, and his articles on the topic of internal corporate venturing have appeared in elite Entrepreneurship journals including Journal of Business Venturing, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, and Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal.

Education

  • BSChE (Magna cum laude) University of Mississippi, 2001
  • MS (Business Administration) Indiana University, 2006
  • PhD (Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship) Indiana University, 2008

Awards & Honors

John H. Schnatter Center for Free Enterprise Summer Research Grant, 2016

Outstanding Faculty Mentor, U. of Louisville Athletics Department, 2015

Faculty Favorite: Outstanding Professor Nominated by Students, U. of Louisville, 2014

Faculty of the Year, Austin Family Business Program, 2012

Newcomb Associate Award for Outstanding Research, OSU College of Business, 2012

Research & Publications

Curriculum Vita

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