University of Vermont

School of Business Administration

Steven F Gove, Assistant Professor

Contact Information
Office: 313B Kalkin
Phone: (802) 656-8583
E-Mail: steven.gove@uvm.edu

Office Hours: By Appointment

Steve Gove (Ph.D., Arizona State University) received his Ph.D. in business administration from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. He is an Assistant Professor with an emphasis on strategic management. Dr. Gove's research interests the spread of stigma and stigmatizing practice between firms, construct measurement in corporate governance, faculty productivity and influence, and management education. His research has been published in the Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Journal, Organizational Research Methods, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Management Education, Journal of the Academy of Business Education, and Journal of Quality Management. Dr. Gove's work has been presented internationally at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, the Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference, Babson College Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurship Research Conference, and the Annual Meeting of the North American Case Research Association among others. His work with co-authors Brian Boyd and Michael Hitt published in SMJ received the 2011 Sage Publications/Robert McDonald Advancement of Organizational Research Methodology Award by the Research Methods Division of the Academy of Management.

He currently serves on the editorial board of Academy of Management Journal and Corporate Governance: An International Review and serves as a reviewer for various journals including Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Journal, Organizational Research Methods, Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management Research, and Journal of Management Education. He also reviews papers for national meetings of the Academy of Management and the North American Case Researchers Association. He was named reviewer of the year for Corporate Governance: An International Review and has received multiple Outstanding Reviewer Awards from the Academy of Management.

Before joining UVM Dr. Gove was on the faculty at the University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio and Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia and was a faculty associate at Arizona State University's Main and West campuses. He has taught a range of courses at both the undergraduate and MBA level including strategic management, competitive intelligence, and international management. Dr. Gove's received Virginia Tech's 2012 Warren Lloyd Holtzman Outstanding Educator of the Year award and Pamplin College of Business 2012 Certificate of Teaching Excellence. He is a member of the Strategic Management Society, Academy of Management, Southern Management Association, and North American Case Researchers Association.

Courses Currently Taught by Steven Gove:

Publication History

Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Gove, S.; Junkunc, M. - "Dummy constructs? Binomial categorical variables as representations of constructs: CEO duality through time " - Organizational Research Met - 2013 - v. 16, no. 1, pp. 100-126
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J. - "Reputation and corporate social responsibility aberrations, trends and hypocrisy: Reactions to firm choices in the stock option backdating scandal" - Journal of Management Studies - 2011 - v. 48, no. 7, pp. 1562-1585
  • Gove, S.; Simon, D. G.; Hitt, M. A. - "Resource management in dyadic competitive rivalry: The effects of resource bundling and deployment" - Academy of Management Journal - 2008 - v. 51, no. 5, pp. 919-935
  • Gove, S.; Matherne, B. P.; Forlani, V.; Janney, J. J. - "???Walk the Talk???: Developing personal ethical agency through a business partnership program" - Journal of Management Education - 2006 - v. 30, pp. 106-133
  • Gove, S.; Boyd, B. K.; Hitt, M. A. - "Consequences of measurement problems in strategy research: The case of Amihud and Lev" - Strategic Management Journal - 2005 - v. 26, no. 4, pp. 367-375
  • Gove, S.; Boyd, B. K.; Hitt, M. A. - "Construct measurement in strategy research: Reality or illusion?" - Strategic Management Jo - 2005 - v. 26, no. 3, pp. 239-257
  • Gove, S.; Clark, M. A.; Boyd, B. K. - "Experiencing strategy: A multi-exercise program" - Journal of the Academy of Business Education - 2005 - v. 6, no. 2, pp. 90-110
  • Gove, S.; Boyd, B. K.; Finkelstein, S. - "How advanced is the strategy paradigm? The role of particularism and universalism in shaping research outcomes" - Strategic Management Journal - 2005 - v. 28, no. 9, pp. 841-854
  • Gove, S.; Cardy, R. L.; DeMatteo, J. - "Dynamic and customer oriented workplaces: Implications for HRM research and practice" - Journal of Quality Management - 2001 - v. 5, no. 2, pp. 159-186
Conference Proceeding
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J.; Matherne, B. - (Forthcoming) "More than money matters: The disclosure puzzle" - 2003 Babson-College Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurship Research Conference - 2003
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J. - "Cursed be the ties that bind? Market reactions to director linkages of bankrupt firms: Issues for nascent firms to consider" - 2014 USASBE Conference - 2014
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J.; Matherne, B. P. - "An author affiliation index (AAI) for emerging academic domains: Assessing entrepreneurship journals" - Proceedings of the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE), - 2012 - pp. 736-754
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J.; Matherne, B. P. - "An author affiliation index (AAI) for emerging academic domains: Assessing entrepreneurship journals" - 2012 USASBE Conference - 2012
  • Gove, S.; Zeitmann, H. - "Bibliometric consensus in strategic management textbooks: One paradigm?" - Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference - 2012
  • Gove, S.; Junkunc, M. - "Dummy constructs? Binomial categorical variables as representations of constructs: The case of CEO duality" - 2012 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management - 2012
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J.; Thornblad, D. - "Cursed be the network ties: Managerial discretion and firm stigmatization from director linkages to bankruptcy" - 2011 Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference - 2011
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J. - "When silicon valley resembled Salem: Professional services firms in the backdating stock options scandal taint" - 2011 Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference - 2011
  • Gove, S.; Zeitmann, H.; Thornblad, D. - "A content analysis of strategic management textbooks" - 2010 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, - 2010
  • Gove, S.; Zhao, X. - "Early citations as a predictor of long-term article influence in leading management journals" - 2010 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management - 2010
  • Gove, S.; Zhao, X.; Zeitzmann, H. - "A reference analysis of strategic management textbooks" - 2009 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management - 2009
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J. - "Market reactions to voluntary vs. involuntary disclosure in the stock-option backdating scandal" - 2009 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management - 2009
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J. - "Pushed or jumped? Market reactions to voluntary versus involuntary disclosure in the stock-option backdating scandal" - Best Paper Proceedings of the 2009 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management - 2009
  • Gove, S. - "" - Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management - 2007
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J. - "Market reactions to linked-firms via back-dated stock options" - 2007 Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference - 2007
  • Gove, S. - "Governing the house of the mouse: Corporate governance at Disney, 1984 ??? 2006" - North American Case Research Association - 2006
  • Gove, S.; Boyd, B. K. - "Managerial constraint: The intersection of managerial discretion and organizational task environment" - 2006 Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference - 2006
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J.; Kiewitz, C.; Matherne, B. P. - "Dual effects of social identification on team performance: Direct and mediated effects through conflict" - 2005 Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management - 2005
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J. - "Guilt by association? Market reactions to announcements of scandals by linked firms" - 2005 Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference - 2005
  • Gove, S.; Dickey, I.; Siemens, J. C. - "Buzz Marketing: Tom Bonano, Infinitee Phones & Beyond" - Annual Meeting of the North American Case Researchers Association - 2004
  • Gove, S.; Matherne, B. E.; Janney, J. J. - "Sharing the wealth or increasing the risks: Syndication and escalation of commitment" - Frontiers of Entrepreneurship - 2004 - pp. 723
  • Gove, S.; Matherne, B. E.; Janney, J. J. - "Sharing the wealth or increasing the risks: Syndication and escalation of commitment" - 2004 Babson College Kauffman Foundation Entrepreneurship Research Conference - 2004
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J. - "The effect of director linkages to stigmatized firms: Market reaction to bankruptcy" - Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management - 2004
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J. - "Market reactions following corporate bankruptcy: A comparison between resource and hegemony views on the value of directors" - 2003 Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference - 2003
  • Gove, S.; Janney, J. J.; Matherne, B. - "More than money matters: The disclosure puzzle" - 2003 - pp. 5
  • Gove, S.; Sirmon, D. G.; Hitt, M. A. - "Relative resource advantages: The effect of resources and resource management on organizational performance." - 2003 Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference - 2003
  • Gove, S.; Boyd, B. K.; Finkelstein, S. - "Accumulation advantage within the strategy discipline: Determinants and relationship to paradigm development" - Strategic Management Society Annual Meeting 2001 - 2001
  • Gove, S.; Boyd, B. K. - "Socrates, strategy, and structural modeling" - Strategic Management Society Annual Meeting 2001 - 2001
  • Gove, S.; Boyd, B. K. - "Board audit committees: Determinants and consequences" - Proceedings of the Southwest Academy of Management Annual Conference - 2000 - pp. 44-48
  • Gove, S.; Larraza, M.; Boyd, B. K. - "Reanalysis of Finkelstein's (1992) power construct" - Proceedings of the Southwest Academy of Management Annual Conference - 2000 - pp. 77-81
  • Gove, S.; Boyd, B. K. - "Nucor Corp. and the U.S. Steel Industry" - Proceedings of the North American Case Research Association Annual Meeting 12 - 1998 - pp. 28
Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-Revised
  • Gove, S.; Hitt, M. A.; Ireland, R. D.; Hoskisson, R. E. - "Test Bank" - South-Western College Publishing - 2008 - no. 8th, ,
Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • Gove, S.; Clark, M. A.; Boyd, B. K. - "Moving metaphors: Recipes for teaching management via experiential exercises" - 1999 ,
Book, Chapter in Textbook-New
  • Gove, S.; Wankel, C.; Blessinger, P. - "Increasing student engagement using client-based peer assessment in multi-role, whole-enterprise simulations" - Emerald Publishing Group Limited - 2012 - pp. 97-130 ,
Book, Scholarly-New
  • Gove, S.; Boyd, B. K. - "Managerial constraint: The intersection between organizational task environment and discretion" - Elsevier - 2006 - v. III, pp. 57-96 ,
Translation or Transcription
  • Gove, S. - (Forthcoming) "Reversing a performance slide: When do cutting costs or dumping assets help firms most?" - Academy of Management Executive - 2004 - v. 18, no. 3, pp. 160-161 [Show/Hide Abstract]
Book, Non-Scholarly-New
  • Gove, S. - "Increasing student engagement using client-based peer assessment in multi-role, whole-enterprise simulations" - Emerald Publishing Group Limited - 2012 - pp. 97-130 ,
Book Review
  • Gove, S. - "Review of Frederickson, W. C. (2012). Natural corporate management: From the big bang to Wall Street" - Greenleaf Publishing - 2013 ,
  • Gove, S. - "Review of Hess, E. D. (2012). Grow to Greatness: Smart Growth for Entrepreneurial Businesses" - Stanford Business Press - 2012 ,
  • Gove, S. - "Review of Stanton, T. H. (2012). Why some firms thrive while others fail" - Oxford University Press - 2012 ,
  • Gove, S. - "Review of Chew, D. H. and S. L. Gillan (Eds.) (2009). U.S. Corporate Governance" - Columbia University Press - 2010 ,
  • Gove, S. - "Review of Roche, Olivier P. (2009) Corporate Governance and Organizational Life Cycle: The Changing Role and Composition of the Board of Directors" - Cambria Press - 2010 - v. 18, no. 5, pp. 491-492 ,
  • Gove, S. - "Review of Zook, Chris with Allen, James (2010). Profit from the Core: A Return to Growth in Turbulent Times" - Harvard Business School Press - 2010 - pp. 178 ,
  • Gove, S. - "Review of Corporate Governance: Promises Kept, Promises Broken by Jonathan Macey" - 2009 ,
  • Gove, S. - "Review of Rules to Break & Laws to Follow by Don Peppers & Martha Rogers" - 2008 ,
  • Gove, S. - "Review of Teaching Management: A Field Guide for Professors, Consultants, and Corporate Trainers by James G. S. Clawson and Mark E. Haskins" - Academy of Management Learning and Education - 2008 - v. 7, no. 4, pp. 590-592 ,