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2011_09_20 Ram MudambiWith student Snehal Awate

Shreeram (Ram) Mudambi

Title: Professor
Department: Strategic Management

Office: Alter Hall 548
Phone: 215.204.2099
E-mail: r.mudambi@temple.edu

Research Interests: Technology and innovation management, studying both multinational as well as entrepreneurial firms and the geography of innovation.

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Ram Mudambi is Professor and Perelman Senior Research Fellow at the Fox School of Business, Temple University. Previously he served on the faculties of Case Western Reserve University, the University of Reading (UK) and the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. He is a Fellow of the Academy of International Business. He is a visiting Professor at Henley Business School, University of Reading, an Honorary Professor at the Center of International Business, University of Leeds (CIBUL) and a member of advisory council of the University of Bradford Centre in International Business (BCIB). He has served as a Visiting Professor at a number of universities including Bocconi (Italy), Uppsala (Sweden), Sydney (Australia) and Copenhagen Business School (Denmark). He holds a Master’s degree from the London School of Economics and a Ph.D. from Cornell University.

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His current research projects focus on the geography of innovation and the governance of knowledge-intensive processes. He has served as an Associate Editor of the Global Strategy Journal (2010-2013) and is an Area Editor at the Journal of International Business Studies (2013-2016). He has published over 80 peer-reviewed articles, including work in the Journal of Political Economy, the Journal of Economic Geography, the Strategic Management Journal and the Journal of International Business Studies. He has been a special issue editor for the Journal of Economic Geography, the Journal of Management Studies and the International Business Review. He serves on the editorial boards numerous journals.

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Awards and Honors

Elected Fellow of the Academy of International Business: 2012


  • Global Enterprise Management. Fox Executive MBA program, Temple University, Philadelphia, 2001-2010; Singapore, 2012
  • Strategy Formulation and Implementation (Capstone Course), Temple University Japan, Tokyo, Executive MBA program, Summer 2000 onwards. CV: Ram Mudambi, May 2014
  • Competing on an International Scale, Senior Executive Program, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, March 2009.
  • International Business Strategy, Steinbeis Executive Program, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, June 2006.
  • Knowledge Management, Steinbeis Executive Program, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, June 2006.
  • Motorola Corporate Executive Education Program, Temple University, 2004-05.

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