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Faculty and Staff

Jeffrey L. Kerr

Jeffrey L. Kerr

Department Chair and Associate Professor, Management

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Research Interests

  • Knowledge-based competition, knowledge management and learning in organizations, new organizational forms

Selected Publications

“The Effects of Outside Directors and Board Shareholdings on Chief Executive Compensation,” Accounting and Business Research

“Strategy and Control in Supplier-Distributor Relationships: An Agency Perspective,” Strategic Management Journal

“Bargaining Under the Influence: The Role of Alcohol in Negotiations,” Academy of Management Executive

Teaching and Professional Experience

  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Southern Methodist University
  • Member, Academy of Management Strategic Management Society and Academy of International Business
  • Consultant for major corporations and nonprofit organizations on strategic planning, work-flow design and restructuring


  • Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University, 1983
  • MBA, The Pennsylvania State University, 1977
  • B.A., The City University of New York, 1974


  • Strategic management, with emphasis on corporate strategy and organizational design

    School of Business Administration
    P.O. Box 248027, Coral Gables, Florida 33124-6520
TEL: 305-284-4643
FAX: 305-284-6526
GRADUATE: 305-284-2510
UNDERGRADUATE: 305-284-4641