University of Vermont

School of Business Administration

Alex Stewart, 2008 Host

Alex StewartAlex Stewart

Alex Stewart joined Marquette University in 2000, after ten years as a member of the faculty of Texas Tech University. At Marquette, he serves as the Coleman Foundation Chair and co-director of the Kohler Center for Entrepreneurship at the College of Business. He is co-convener of the Organization Science Winter Conference and is a former chair of the Entrepreneurship Division of the Academy of Management, the major association of Management scholars. He also serves on the editorial boards of Organization Science and Organizational Research Methods.

Trained in Social Anthropology and Entrepreneurship, he has developed expertise in organizational entrepreneurship (reflected in his book Team Entrepreneurship) and in the use of anthropological methods and theories (reflected in his book The Ethnographer’s Method). Recently, he has worked to bring anthropological expertise to a pioneering group of academics working to develop a scholarly basis for family business studies.

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