Henry W. Bloch School of Management

Dirk Libaers

Dirk Libaers, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation

209 Bloch School



Areas of expertise: New venture performance and survival, new product development, economic development through entrepreneurship, technology transfer

Dirk P. Libaers is an assistant professor in entrepreneurship and innovation at the Henry W. Bloch School of Management. He received his Ph.D. from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta.

Dirk’s teaching and research interests include: technology entrepreneurship, technology transfer and commercialization, technology-based economic development, organizational innovation, R&D management, strategic management, new venture survival, new product development, research methods, international business and managing in developing countries.

He has published research in academic journals including Regional Studies, Journal of Technology Transfer, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management and Technovation.


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