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Michael K. Bednar

Assistant Professor of Business Administration


Educational Background

Ph.D., Strategic Management, University of Texas at Austin, 2008
B.S., Cum Laude, Accounting, Brigham Young University, 2002

Recent Publications

Aguilera Vaques, R., Desender, K., Bednar, M., Lee, J. Forthcoming. Connecting the Dots: Bringing External Corporate Governance into the Corporate Governance Puzzle. Academy of Management Annals

Bednar, M. 2015. Upper Echelon Theory. In Craig Carroll (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Corporate Reputation

Bednar, M. Forthcoming. Agency Theory. In Craig Carroll (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Corporate Reputation

Bednar, M., Love, E. , Kraatz, M. Forthcoming. Paying the price? The impact of controversial governance practices on managerial reputation. Academy of Management Journal

Bednar, M., Boivie, S., Prince, N. 2013. Burr under the saddle: How media coverage influences strategic change. Organization Science, 24: 910-925

Service Activities

Editorial Review Board, Academy of Management Journal, 2013-present
Editorial Review Board, Strategic Management Journal, 2013-present

Teaching and Research Interests

Corporate Governance, Boards of Directors, Top Management Teams, Media