Michael Lenox

Samuel L. Slover Research Professor of Business Administration; Associate Dean of Innovation Programs; Academic Director of the Batten Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Lenox’s expertise is in the domain of technology strategy and policy. He studies the role of innovation in helping a business succeed. In particular, he explores the sourcing of external knowledge by firms and this practice’s impact on a company’s innovation strategy. Lenox has a longstanding interest in the interface between business strategy and public policy as it relates to the natural environment; his work explores firm strategies and nontraditional public policies that have the potential to drive green innovation and entrepreneurship.

In 2013, Lenox co-authored The Strategist’s Toolkit with Darden Professor Jared Harris.

B.S., M.S., University of Virginia; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Professor Lenox teaches in the Executive Education program Management Development Program: High-Performance Leadership

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