Kathleen Park

Assistant Professor of Administrative Sciences, Department of Administrative Sciences, Boston University

Ph.D., SM, MBA, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
BA, Harvard University
Dr. Kathleen Park is an assistant professor of administrative sciences, with specializations in strategic and international management and the management of innovation and technology in the Department of Administrative Sciences, Boston University. In 2018-2019 she was a Chadwick Research Fellow at BU. Her research interests are at the intersection of innovation, internationalization through mergers and acquisitions, global strategy, emerging markets, leadership, management and entrepreneurial teams, and corporate governance.

Her research has been published in the Journal of Business Research, R&D Management, Business Horizons, Journal of Management History, Competition & Change: The Journal of Global Business and Political Economy, Thunderbird International Business Review, and Routledge Companion for Mergers and Acquisitions, among many others, and is also included in numerous book chapters with internationally recognized publishers. Dr. Park has presented her research worldwide at conferences in Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East, and North America. Her work has been recognized with awards by the Academy of Management, the flagship organization for management scholars worldwide, as well as by the Global Business and Technology Association and the European Academy of Management. In her affiliations, she has formed international research partnerships for the study of leadership, innovation, and internationalization in emerging markets. She is a graduate of Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and received her Ph.D. from the MIT Sloan School of Management.

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