University of Vermont

School of Business Administration

Allison Pearson, Vice President & 2009 Co-host

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Allison Pearson is the W.L. Giles Distinguished Professor and Professor of Management at Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi. Allison received her PhD in organizational behavior from Auburn University in 1993.

She utilizes her background in organizational behavior to research family firms, primarily focusing on the family firm from a team perspective. Her work on family firms has been published in Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of Business Research, and Family Business Review. Allison serves on the editorial board of Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Family Business Review, International Small Business Management, and Journal of Family Business Strategy. She is a founding fellow of the Center for Family Enterprise Research at Mississippi State University.

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