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Matthew Wood, PhD

Assistant Professor - Management & Entrepreneurship

Contact Information

Email:  Ms_Wood@baylor.edu
Campus Phone:  (254) 710-6640
Office Location:  314 Hankamer

Educational Background

  • Ph D - Business Administration, SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIV CARBNDLE, 2009
  • MBA - Basic Business, BRADLEY UNIVERSITY, 2005
  • BS - Physical Science, EUREKA COLLEGE, 1992

Work Experience

  • Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina Wilmington (August 1, 2009 - June 1, 2012)
  • President, Wood Printing Service, Inc. (May 15, 1992 - January 15, 2006)

Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Author Contribution Award, Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence (July 15, 2013)

Publications

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Take the Money or Run? Investors Ethical Reputation and Entrepreneurs Willingness to Partner," Journal of Business Venturing, (September 2013) (coauthors: Will Drover, Yves Fassin). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusvent.2013.08.004

"Opportunity Evaluation as Rule-Based Decision Making," Journal of Management Studies, (May 2013) (coauthors: David Williams).

"Making it Personal: Opportunity Individuation and the Shaping of Opportunity Beliefs," Journal of Business Venturing, (April 2013) (coauthors: Alex McKelvie, Mike Haynie).

"Endings and Visions of New Beginnings: The Relationship Between Source of Unemployment, Duration of Unemployment, and Entrepreneurial Intent," Entrepreneurship Research Journal, Vol. 3, No. 2, (April 2013), pp. 171-206 (coauthors: William McKinley, Craig Engstrom).

"The Effects of Perceived Control on Venture Capitalists Investment Decisions: A Configurational Perspective," Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, (March 2013) (coauthors: Will Drover, Tyge Payne).

"Improving Governance Arrangements for Academic Entrepreneurship," Organizational Innovation in Public Services: Forms and Governance.: Palgrave-MacMillan, November 2012.

"The Road to Riches? An Integrated Model of Cognitive Processes Underpinning Entrepreneurial Action," Entrepreneurial Action: Advances In Entrepreneurship, Firm Emergence And Growth, Andrew Corbett and Jerome Katz (eds.): Emerald, September 2012, pp. 205-250 (coauthors: David Williams, Denis Grégoire).

"Learning from Levi Strauss’ Legacy: Art, Craft, Engineering, Bricolage, and Brokerage in Entrepreneurship," Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, (June 2012) (coauthors: Bryan Stinchfield, Reed Nelson). DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6520.2012.00523.x

"Nowhere to Run and Nowhere to Hide: The Relationship Between Entrepreneurial Success and Feelings of Entrapment," Entrepreneurship Research Journal, Vol. 1, No. 4, (November 2011), pp. 1-41 (coauthors: Jonathan Rowe).

"A Triptych Inquiry: Rethinking Sustainability, Innovation, and Financial Performance," Cross-Sector Leadership for the Green Economy: Integrating Research and Practice on Sustainable Enterprise: Palgrave-MacMillan, November 2011 (coauthors: Timo Busch, Bryan Stinchfield).

"The Impact of Failure Severity, Prior Failure, and Company Control on Service Recovery Outcomes," Journal of Leadership & Organizational Studies, Vol. 18, No. 3, (July 2011), pp. 365-376 (coauthors: Teresa Betts, Suresh Tadisina).

"Low Heed in Organization Theory," M@n@gement, Vol. 14, No. 3, (May 2011), pp. 153-181 (coauthors: William McKinley, Gyewan Moon).

"A Process Model of Academic Entrepreneurship," Business Horizons, Vol. 54, No. 2, (March 2011), pp. 153-161.

"Entrepreneurial Drive in the Top Management Team: Effects on Strategic Choice and Firm Performance," Journal of Leadership & Organizational Studies, Vol. 17, No. 3, (July 2010), pp. 222-239 (coauthors: Michael Michalisin).

"The Production of Entrepreneurial Opportunity: A Constructivist Perspective," Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, No. 4, (June 2010), pp. 66-84 (coauthors: William McKinley).

"Preserving Employee Dignity During the Termination Interview: An Empirical Examination," Journal of Business Ethics, Vol. 86, (September 2009), pp. 519-534 (coauthors: Steven Karau).

"Does One Size Fit All? The Multiple Organizational Forms Leading to Successful Academic Entrepreneurship," Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Vol. 33, No. 4, (July 2009), pp. 929-947.

"Taken on Faith? The Impact of Uncertainty, Knowledge Relatedness, and Richness of Information on Entrepreneurial Opportunity Exploitation," Journal of Leadership Education, Vol. 16, No. 2, (July 2009), pp. 117-130 (coauthors: John M Pearson).

"Discerning Opportunity Types: Implications for Entrepreneurial Action and Entrepreneurship Education," Advances in the Study of Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Economic Growth (coauthors: Chris Welter, Kendall W. Artz, Steve Bradley).

Presentations and Proceedings

Basic or Discovery Scholarship

"Entrepreneurial Optimism in Developing Economies:," presented at the 2013 Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Ecully, France., June 2013.

"Individual Level Determinates of the Transition from Third to First-Person Opportunity Beliefs," presented at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston, Massachusetts, August 2012.

"The Cognitive Processes Underpinning Entrepreneurial Action," presented at the 2012 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston, Massachusetts, August 2012.

"Embracing the Iron Cage: The Effects of Perceived Control on Venture Capitalists Investment Decisions," presented at the 2012 Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Fort Worth, Texas, June 2012.

"Seeing the Forest and Trees: Opportunity Evaluation as Rule-Based Processing," Proceedings of the 2012 Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Fort Worth, Texas, June 2012.

"Endings and Visions of New Beginnings: Does Being Laid Off Increase Entrepreneurial Intent," presented at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, San Antonio, Texas, August 2011.

"Entrepreneurial Entrapment as an Unintended Consequence of Entrepreneurial Success," Proceedings of the 2011 Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Syracuse, New York, June 2011.

"The Romance of Entrepreneurship: Evidence and Effects on Stakeholder Investment," presented at the 2011 Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Syracuse, New York, June 2011.
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