Ph.D., Applied Economics (major in Firm Theory & Management), University of Florida
M.Sc., Applied Economics (minor in Mathematics), University of Florida
B.Sc., Agricultural Economics, Agricultural University of Athens, Greece
Research & Teaching Interests
Professor Livanis has research interests in the areas of Global Strategy, Innovation, and Organization Design in entrepreneurial & emerging market settings. Teaching interests include Strategy, International Business, Entrepreneurship, and Statistics.
Industry & Academic Experience
Prior to joining Northeastern University's D'Amore-McKim School of Business, Professor Livanis taught at Babson College and the University of Florida.
Services to the Profession
Professor Livanis has served as a reviewer for several scholarly journals such as Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, International Business Review, Industry & Innovation, and Long Range Planning. Professor Livanis is a member of several professional organizations, including the Academy of International Business, Academy of Management, and Strategic Management Society.
Awards & Recognition
Best Conference Paper Award Nominee, Strategic Management Society Annual Conference, 2017
Research Methods Best Paper Award, Academy of International Business Annual Meeting, 2017
Best Reviewer Award, Academy of International Business Annual Meeting, 2016
Best Teacher of the Year Finalist, D'Amore-McKim School of Business, April 2016
Best Reviewer Award, Academy of International Business Annual Meeting, 2014
Voted as "Favorite Faculty" by the graduating senior class, Northeastern University, May 2013
Northeastern University Excellence in Teaching Award, 2010
Nominated for Northeastern University Excellence in Teaching Award, 2009, 2011, and 2013
U.S. Professor of the Year Nominee, Council for Advancement and Support for Education, 2010
Article citation by the U.S. Government to support the final rule on mandatory COOL that affected both retailers and suppliers in the U.S., Federal Register, 74(10), 2009
Quality of Research Discovery Award, American Agricultural Economics Association, 2007