My research is focused on executives, corporate governance, and entrepreneurship. I also have research interest in competitive dynamics, multimarket contact, corporate governance, boards of directors, and CEO succession.
education and training
- Ph.D. in , Columbia University - (New York, New York, United States) 1991
- M.Phil. in , Columbia University - (New York, New York, United States) 1989
- M.B.A. in , University of Northern Iowa - (Cedar Falls, Iowa, United States) 1984
- B.S. in , Tennessee Technological University - (Cookeville, Tennessee, United States) 1974
- Caiazza, R., Jr, C., Phan, P. H., & Simoni, M. (2019). An Institutional Contingency Perspective of Interlocking Directorates. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MANAGEMENT REVIEWS. 21(3), 277-293.
- Woo, H. S., Cannella, A., & Mesquita, L. (2019). How intra- and interfirm agglomeration affect new-unit geographic distance decisions of multiunit firms. STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT JOURNAL.
- Jiang, H., Xia, J., Cannella, A. A., & Xiao, T. (2018). Do ongoing networks block out new friends? Reconciling the embeddedness constraint dilemma on new alliance partner addition. STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT JOURNAL. 39(1), 217-241.
- Jiang, H., Cannella, A. A., & Jiao, J. (2018). Does Desperation Breed Deceiver? A Behavioral Model of New Venture Opportunism. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice. 42(5), 769-796.
- Zardkoohi, A., Kang, E., Fraser, D., & Cannella, A. A. (2018). Managerial Risk-Taking Behavior: A Too-Big-To-Fail Story. JOURNAL OF BUSINESS ETHICS. 149(1), 221-233.
- Cannella, A. A., & Holcomb, T. R. (2005). A Multi-Level Analysis of the Upper-Echelons Model. Emerald (MCB UP ).
- Cannella, A. A., & Holcomb, T. R. (2005). A Multi-Level Analysis of the Upper-Echelons Model: Planting Seeds for Future Research. Emerald (MCB UP ).
- Woo, H. S., Cannella, A., & Mesquita, L. (2017). Intra- and inter-firm agglomeration: The location decisions of multi-unit firms. Academy of Management Proceedings. 2017-August(1), 11208-11208.
- Lester, R. H., Cannella, A. A., & Certo, S. T. (2008). Keep close to home or venture out: The influence of status and connections for outside directorships.
- Devers, C. E., Holcomb, T. R., Holmes, R. M., & Cannella, A. A. (2006). Inside the black box: The contrasting effects of tmt long-term incentives on interest alignment.
- Yu, T., & Cannella, A. A. (2005). The antecedents of competitive aggressiveness among multinational enterprises: A study of the global automobile industry.
- Lester, R. H., & Cannella, A. A. (2005). The road to directorship: How corporate executives secure positions on other firm's boards.
awards and honors
chaired theses and dissertations
- Reutzel, Christopher Ray (2007-08). Managerial prestige and post-IPO firm performance: a partially mediated model. (Doctoral Dissertation)
- Li, Jun (2004-08). A power model of management team restructuring and executive exit in IPO-stage firms: antecedents and performance effects. (Doctoral Dissertation)
- Jeong, Eui Kyo (2003-12). Divisionalization, product cannibalization and product location choice: Evidence from the U.S. (automobile industry. Doctoral Dissertation)
- Yu, Tieying (2003-08). Dynamics of multinational rivalry. (Doctoral Dissertation)
- Semadeni, Matthew Briggs (2003-08). Leaving the corporate fold: examining spin-off actions and performance. (Doctoral Dissertation)
Texas A&M University; Management; 4221 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-4221