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Krannert School of Management
Strategic Management


Rawls Hall

Jeffrey J. Reuer

Blake Family Endowed Chair in Strategic Management and Governance

Strategic Management Area Head

100 South Grant Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907
Phone (765) 496-6695
Fax (765) 494-9658
Email: jreuer@purdue.edu


Jeffrey J. Reuer is the Blake Family Endowed Chair in Strategic Management and Governance at the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, where he is also the Area Head. Before joining Purdue, he was the Boyd W. Harris, Jr. Distinguished Scholar and Professor of Strategic Management at the Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina.

Professor Reuer has led courses and seminars on business and corporate strategy, strategic investment decisions, and strategic alliances in many graduate degree programs and organizations (e.g., Areva, Eli Lilly, Ernst and Young, Euroforum, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, LG, McKinsey, NEC, Owens Corning, Pfizer, Philips International BV, and the World Bank). He has taught in executive education programs at Harvard Business School, Duke University, INSEAD, the Indian School of Business, and Peking University. He is the recipient of several teaching awards, including the Excellence in Teaching Award from the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, for the best core course in the weekend executive MBA program.

Professor Reuer’s research uses organizational economics to investigate firms’ external corporate development activities and growth options (e.g., strategic alliances, acquisitions, and initial public offerings). Recent projects are on the governance and design of alliances, collaborative strategies, and applications of information economics to various corporate and international strategy problems.  He is a Fellow of the Strategic Management Society (SMS) and was the first recipient of the SMS’ Emerging Scholar Award. He is widely published in the field's major academic journals and has been invited to present papers at more than eighty universities throughout the world. His publication credits also include six books, and the results of his research have also appeared as practice-oriented articles and research briefings in the Harvard Business Review, MIT Sloan Management Review, Financial Times, and the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance.

Professor Reuer serves as an Associate Editor for the Strategic Management Journal and as a Consulting Editor for the Journal of International Business Studies, and he has received five best reviewer awards for his service. He is a Past Chair of the Business Policy and Strategy (BPS) Division of the Academy of Management, and has also served on the Executive Committee and Research Committee.  He was a program chair of the Strategic Management Society’s international conference in Washington, DC and its conference in Guangzhou, China, and he was a co-founder of the Cooperative Strategies Interest Group and the Midwest Strategy Meetings.   

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