Seung-Hwan Jeong
Department of Management

Assistant Professor

C211 Benson Hall
630 S. Lumpkin St.
Athens, GA, 30602
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PhD, Strategic Management, University of Texas at Austin, 2018
MS, Business Administration, Korea University, 2012
BBA, Business Administration, Korea University, 2010

Prior Professional Positions

Georgia State University, Assistant Professor of Strategic Management, 2018-2020


Outstanding Teaching Performance Award, Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University, 2019
Strategic Management Society Outstanding Reviewer Award, Strategic Leadership and Governance IG, 2018

Research Interests

Corporate Governance
Diversity in Organizations
Family Firms

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Jeong, S.-H., Kim, H., & Kim, H. (In-Press). Strategic Nepotism in Family Director Appointments: Evidence from Family Business Groups in South Korea. Academy of Management Journal.

Campbell, R. J., Jeong, S.-H., & Graffin, S. D. (2019). Born to take risk? The effect of CEO birth order on strategic risk taking. Academy of Management Journal, 62: 1278–1306

Jeong, S.-H. & Harrison, D.A. (2017). Glass Breaking, strategy making, and value creating: Meta-analytic outcomes of women as CEOs and TMT members. Academy of Management Journal, 60: 1219- 1252.