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Thomas Greckhamer

Thomas Greckhamer

Associate Professor
Marjory B. Ourso Excellence in Teaching Professor # 1
Penniman Family Developing Scholars Professor
Rucks Department of Management
E. J. Ourso College of Business

What was your previous position and where?

Before joining the faculty at LSU, I earned my Ph.D. in management at the University of Florida.

What brought you to LSU?

The promise of joining a top-tier research university, and a college that had the ambition and dedication to further accelerate and improve its national and international reputation.

What is your research interest?

My research areas lie in organization studies, strategy and cross-national/cross-cultural management research. An important part of my work is contributing to improve my field’s research methodologies, therefore in my research I both aim to advance various (qualitative) research methodologies and use a variety of methodologies to study core aspects of organizations and their strategies.

What do you hope to accomplish at LSU?

In my work at LSU, I have the goals of conducting and publishing high quality research, contributing to the academic quality and rigor of our graduate and undergraduate programs, and representing LSU in national and international academic venues, thereby contributing to the national and international reputation of the Rucks Department of Management.

What do you enjoy most about LSU?

I greatly enjoy working with our students, both graduate and undergraduate. I also greatly appreciate our beautiful campus.

What are your major accomplishments?

During my tenure at LSU, I have built (and continue to build) a local and national reputation as an expert in an array of research methodologies.


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