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Drew Hess

Professor Hess researches and teaches in entrepreneurship and strategy. His teaching interests include social and practical entrepreneurship, as well as business and corporate strategy. In his research, he uses empirical methods to measure and analyze the role the individual plays in facilitating organizational innovation. Prior to joining W&L he worked for six years as an Assistant Professor of Business Strategy at the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia. Professor Hess’ research has appeared in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, IEEE – Transactions on Engineering Management, MIT Sloan Management Review, and The Wall Street Journal. Based on his research, he was awarded the 2008 Alfred P. Sloan Foundation’s Industry Studies award for the best paper prize. While working toward his Ph.D., Professor Hess was also awarded a Kauffman Foundation Dissertation Fellowship. Professor Hess is a graduate of Georgia Tech, where he received several awards for his teaching.

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