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Geoffrey Love
Visiting Assistant Professor of Business Administration

Educational Background

Ph.D. Organizational Behavior, Harvard Graduate School of Business, 1997.
A.B. Applied Mathematics, Harvard College, 1982.

Positions Held

At the University of Illinois since 2002.
Visiting Assistant Professor, Business Administration, University of Illinois, 2002-present. Assistant Professor, Rice University, 1997 to 2001.

Recent Publications

"Reducing Slack: The Performance Consequences of Downsizing by Large Industrial Firms, 1977-1993 (forthcoming) ." G. Love, N. Nohria, Strategic Management Journal, 2005.

"How do firmsí actions influence corporate reputation? The case of downsizing at large U.S. firms." G. Love, M. Kraatz, Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, 2005.

"Why do late adopters perform poorly: Symbolic adoption, or cultural incongruity?" P. Cebon, G. Love, Academy of Management Best Papers Proceedings, 2002.

"Changing Technical and Institutional Influences on Adoption of an Administrative Practice: Downsizing at Large U.S. Firms, 1977-1995.." G. Love, Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings, 2000.

Honors and Awards

Best Papers in Organization and Management Theory area, Academy of Management, 2005. Best Papers in Organization and Management Theory area, Academy of Management, 2002. West Press Award for Best Paper in Organization Management and Theory, Academy of Management, 2000. Best Papers (Expanded) in Organization and Management Theory Area, Academy of Management, 1995.

Academic Service

Reviewer for Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies, and Strategic Management Journal.

Teaching and Research

Teaches courses on senior research.

Contact Information:
219 Wohlers Hall
1206 South Sixth Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 333-2194
glove@uiuc.edu


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