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Huseyin Leblebici
Professor of Business Administration and Head of the Department

Educational Background

Ph.D. Business Administration, M.B.A., University of Illinois, 1975, 1972
B.S., Middle East Technical University, 1969

Positions Held

At the University of Illinois since 1982. Assistant professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, 1980-82. Assistant professor of management at the Middle East Technical University, 1975-79.

Recent Publications

Leblebici, H., and Shah, N. "The birth, transformation, and regeneration of business incubators as new organizational forms: Understanding the interplay between organizational history and organizational theory." Journal of Business History, forthcoming.

Lounsbury, M., and Leblebici. H. 2004. “The origins of strategic practice: Product diversification in the American mutual fund industry.” Strategic Organization, forthcoming.

Leblebici, H., & Hinings R. 2003. Knowledge and professional organizations. Organization Studies, Special Issue on Knowledge and Professional Organizations, 24: 827-831.

Leblebici, H., 2002. Quantitativ Methoden der Personalforschung. Handworterbuch des Personalwesens, forthcoming.

Sherer, P., & Leblebici, H. 2001. Bringing variety into strategic human resource management research. Research in Personnel & Human Resource Management, 20: 199-230.

Usdiken, B., & Leblebici, H. 2001. Organization theory. In N. Anderson, H.K. Sinagil, D.S. Ones, & C. Viswesvaran (Eds.), Handbook of industrial, work and organizational psychology: 377-397. London: Sage.

Leblebici, H., 2000. Allocations of rights and the organization of transactions: Elements of a generative approach to organizing. Journal of Management and Governance, 4: 149-168.

Academic Service

Review board, Organizational Studies, 1999-2002; Organization Science, 1999-2002; Journal of Management, 1999-2002; Administrative Science Quarterly, 1999-2002.

Teaching and Research

Teaches courses and does research in organizational behavior, with emphasis on organization design and interorganizational relations.

Contact Information:
308 Wohlers Hall
1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 333-4512

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