Curriculum Vitae


  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management, Cambridge, MA, PhD in Management (Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship), June 2007, Core discipline – sociology
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, Masters in Philosophy (logic and epistemology), 1995
  • Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, BA in Philosophy (magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Senior Fellow), 1991

Academic Positions

  • Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, Associate Professor, 2012–Present
  • University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago, IL, Assistant Professor of Organizations and Strategy, 2007-2012

Work Experience

  • Goldman, Sachs & Co, 1999–2002, Boston, MA, Associate; Vice President in Global Investment Research Equity research analyst covering companies in Enterprise Software Sector
  • US Bancorp Piper Jaffray, Inc., 1997–1999, Minneapolis, MN, Research Analyst, Web and Enterprise Software Research Team
  • Deloitte & Touche LLP, 1995–1997, Minneapolis, MN, IT consulting projects primarily in manufacturing sector
  • Andersen Consulting (now Accenture), 1991–1993, Washington, D.C., Systems Analyst primarily for telecommunications companies


  • 2014 Paul E. Raether Fellowship
  • 2014 3M Nontenured Faculty Grant
  • 2011  Best Paper Proceedings Academy of Management, OMT Division, The Process of Schema Development: How the Insurance Industry Conceptualized the Computer: 1947–1975
  • 2010  Best Paper (co-winner) for Structural Positions paper at UC Davis Qualitative Conference
  • 2008  Booth Scholar (2008-2009 school year)
  • 2007 Best Paper Proceedings Academy of Management, TIM Division, Considering the Customer: Determinants and Impact of Using Technology
  • 2006  Best student paper finalist for TIM Division, Academy of Management, Radical Incrementalism: How the Insurance Market Understood and Used the Early Computer (JoAnne Yates)
  • 2003 Presidential Fellowship (MIT, 2003-2007)

Academic Service

Tuck School of Business

  • Faculty Director, Center for Entrepreneurship (2018-present)
  • Faculty Advisor Board, Entrepreneurship Initiative, (2013-2016)
  • Admissions Committee (2013-present)
  • Tuck Representative, Council of Libraries Dartmouth College (2014)
  • Faculty Affiliate, Center for Digital Strategies


  • Editorial Board, Strategic Management Journal
  • Advances in Strategic Management – co-editor with Brian Silverman and Michael Cusumano on 2012 volume on “History and Strategy”
  • Ad hoc Reviewer – Administrative Science Quarterly, American Journal of Sociology, Management Science, Organization Science, Organization Studies, Research Policy, Strategic Management Society (Dissertation Proposals), Theory and Society


  • Innovation, Organizations, Society Conference (Co-organizer with Pablo Boczkowski, Northwestern University School of Communication), Oct, 2009, Oct 2011.  Cross- disciplinary conference including scholars from sociology, strategy, economics, communications, and social studies of technology and science
  • AOM, PDW on History and Strategy, 2013
  • EGOS, Co-convenor, 2012, 2012 Conferences
  • Charles River Seminar  (PhD Liaison), Helped coordinate MIT/Harvard seminar series that focuses on technology and innovation, 2006-2007
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship Seminar (Co-organizer with Karim Lakhani & Ramana Nanda), MIT Sloan School of Management, 2005–2007

University of Chicago

  • University of Chicago Technology Transfer Faculty Advisory Committee (Member: 2008-2010)
  • Booth, MBA High-Tech Group, Faculty support (2011 – 2012)

Doctoral Committees

  • Daniela Lup (LSE)
  • Aleksios Gotsopoulos (Post-doc Boston University)
  • Ayelet Ben-David (PhD University of Chicago Booth School of Business) Greg Liegel (PhD Candidate Sociology University of Chicago)
  • Greg Liegel (PhD Candidate Sociology University of Chicago)
  • Eunjung Hyun (PhD Candidate University of Chicago Booth School of Business)