Richard Arend, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Henry W. Bloch Endowed Research Fellow
Areas of expertise: Role of innovation in creating and destroying value, DCV, RBV, alliances, rents
Richard J. Arend is an associate professor of entrepreneurship and innovation and a Henry W. Bloch Endowed Research Fellow at the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s Henry W. Bloch School of Management. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia, Canada; his M.B.A. from York University, Canada; and a B.A.Sc. from the University of Toronto.
Arend’s general interest is in the area of unusual ways firms create and destroy value through innovation, entrepreneurship, alliance activity and change. He has worked for Boeing, IBM and Schlumberger Oilfield Services.
He has published in top journals using all main research methods, including the Strategic Management Journal, Organization Science, Journal of Management, Journal of Management Studies, OBHDP, Strategic Organization, JBV, SBE, MDE and JBR.
Arend serves on the editorial boards of the Academy of Management Review and Journal of Management Issues.