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Mario Schijven

Assistant Professor of Business Administration


Educational Background

Ph.D., Organization and Strategy, Tilburg University, 2008
M.Sc., Organization and Strategy, Tilburg University, 2003

Positions Held

Assistant Professor of Management, Texas A&M University, Mays Business School, 2008-2014

Recent Publications

Tochman Campbell, J., Sirmon, D., Schijven, M. 2016. Fuzzy logic and the market: A configurational approach to investor perceptions of acquisition announcements. Academy of Management Journal, 59: 163-187

Bingham, C., Heimeriks, K., Schijven, M., Gates, S. 2015. Concurrent learning: How firms develop multiple dynamic capabilities in parallel. Strategic Management Journal, 36: 1802-1825

Heimeriks, K., Schijven, M., Gates, S. 2012. Manifestations of higher-order routines: The underlying mechanisms of deliberate learning in the context of post-acquisition integration. Academy of Management Journal, 55: 703-726

Honors and Awards

Senior Extramural Fellowship, CentER Graduate School, Tilburg University, 2012 to present

List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent (with Outstanding Ratings); spring 2015; "Corporate Strategy Research" (BADM 549, doctoral course), UIUC, 2015

Winner, BPS Outstanding Reviewer Award, Academy of Management, 2015

List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent (with Outstanding Ratings); fall 2014; "Empirical Methodology in Strategy Research" (BADM 549, doctoral course), UIUC, 2014

Junior Extramural Fellowship, CentER Graduate School, Tilburg University, 2007-2012

Service Activities

Co-organizer, Co-organizer of the BPS Junior Faculty Paper Development Workshop, Academy of Management, 2015-present
Board Member, Journal of Management, 2011-present
Panelist, Serve as panelist in the session "Beyond the learning curve: Learning and selection in corporate development activities", Academy of Management, 2016
Panelist, Serve as panelist in the session "Mergers and acquisitions: Research, practice, and teaching", Academy of Management, 2016
Panelist, Beyond the learning curve: Learning and selection in corporate development activities, Academy of Management, 2016
Panelist, Mergers and acquisitions: Research, practice, and teaching, Academy of Management, 2016
Board Member, Strategic Management Journal, 2013-present
Board Member, Academy of Management Journal, 2011-present
Representative-at-Large, Corporate Strategy Interest Group, Strategic Management Society, 2014-2015
Seminar speaker, Speaker, Foster School of Business, University of Washington, 2014
Seminar speaker, Speaker, University of St. Gallen, 2014
Seminar speaker, Speaker, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013
Panelist, Serve as panelist in the session "Learning to manage corporate development portfolios", Strategic Management Society, 2013
Panelist, Serve as panelist in the session "Mergers and acquisitions process colloquium", Strategic Management Society, 2013
Panel speaker, Learning to manage corporate development portfolios workshop, Strategic Management Society Pre-conference, 2013
Panel speaker, Mergers and acquisitions process colloquium, Strategic Management Society Pre-conference, 2013
Research Committee, Business Policy and Strategy Division, Academy of Management, 2012-2013
Invited Member, Speaker, Smeal College of Business, Penn State University, 2012
Invited Member, Speaker, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012