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Gregory Fisher

PhD Student in Business Administration


Educational Background

  • International MBA, University of South Carolina, 2003
  • B.A., Economics, University of Missouri at Kansas City, 1999

Positions Held

  • Product Manager, Hubbell Power Systems, 2006-2009
  • Cost Accounting Manager, Hubbell Power Systems, 2004-2006
  • Management Development Rotation Program, Hubbell Power Systems, 2003-2004
  • Analyst / Economist, Burns & McDonnell Consulting Engineers, 1999-2001

Recent Publications

  • Yao, Z., Yang, Z., Fisher, G., Ma, C., Fang, E. 2013. Knowledge Complementarity, Knowledge Absorption Effectiveness, and New Product Performance: The Exploration of International Joint Ventures in China. International Business Review, 22: 216-227
  • Ma, C., Yang, Z., Yao, Z., Fisher, G., Fang, E. 2012. The Effect of Strategic Alliance Resource Accumulation and Process Characteristics on New Product Success: Exploration of International High-Tech Strategic Alliances in China. Industrial Marketing Management, 41: 469-480

Honors and Awards

  • Richard D. and Anne Marie Irwin Fellowship, University of Illinois, 2012-2013
  • AMA Sheth Foundation Doctoral Consortium Fellow, 2012
  • Finalist, Institute for the Study of Business Markets (ISBM) Doctoral Dissertation Award Competition, Pennsylvania State University, Smeal College of Business, 2012
  • Sheth / Sudman Award, University of Illinois, 2012
  • John M. Jones Fellowship, University of Illinois, 2009-2012
  • Robert Mittelstaedt Doctoral Symposium (discussant), University of Nebraska, 2011
  • Sheth / Sudman Award, University of Illinois, 2011

Research and Teaching Interests

  • My research interests include marketing strategy, marketing capabilities, knowledge management, open innovation, and new product development.
  • My teaching interests include marketing management, B2B marketing, new product development, marketing strategy, international marketing, marketing research, and principles of marketing.