PhD, Strategy and International Management, Sloan School, MIT
MBA, Finance and International Business, University of Notre Dame
BBA, Finance and Japanese Studies, University of Notre Dame
Research & Teaching Interests
Professor Un's research interests include comparing innovativeness of foreign and domestic firms, how R&D investments, R&D collaborations, R&D outsourcing, and the management of people influence innovation. She has taught international business courses at PhD, MBA, and undergraduate levels.
Industry & Academic Experience
Prior to joining Northeastern University, Professor Un was a faculty member at Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management and the University of South Carolina’s Moore School of business. Before earning her doctorate from MIT, she was a financial analyst for the Ford Motor Company.
Services to the Profession
Chair, Academy of International Business Special Interest Townhall Sessions, 2016.
Editorial Board Member, Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, 2015-present.
Editorial Board Member, Industry and Innovation, 2015-present.
Associate Program Chair Nominee, Global Strategy Interest Group, Strategic Management Society, 2015 and 2013.
Editorial Board Member, Journal of Product Innovation Management, 2014-present.
Editorial Board Member, Journal of World Business, 2014-present.
Editorial Board Member, Organization Studies, 2003-2013.
Elected Representative, Global Strategy Interest Group, Strategic Management Society, 2010-2011.
Awards & Recognition
Outstanding Service Award, Academy of International Business, 2016.
Research Grant, Ministry of Economics and Competitiveness, Spain, 2017-2019.
Research Grant, Ministry of Education, Spain, 2009-2016.
Strategic Summer Research Award, D'Amore-McKim School of Business, Northeastern University, 2015 & 2016.
Reviewer, Research Science Foundation, Office of the Prime Minister of Singapore, 2014.
Winner, Best Reviewer Award, Academy of International Business, 2013.
Winner, Best Paper Award, International Management Division, Economics and Strategy Society, 2012.