Ashton Hawk is an Assistant Professor of Management and Human Resources in the Strategy Group at the Fisher College of Business at the Ohio State University. He received his Ph.D. in Management/Strategy from the NYU Stern School of Business.

Ashton Hawk is interested in topics related to speed, firm capabilities, market entry, and strategy dynamics. His research has been published in the Strategic Management Journal, the Academy of Management Business Policy and Strategy Division Best Paper Proceedings, and the Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurship. He teaches the undergraduate core Strategic Management course and the MBA elective Corporate Diversification. 

Areas of Expertise

  • Corporate expansion
  • Speed capabilities and time-based competition
  • Strategy
  • Strategy dynamics in innovation, technology and entrepreneurship


  • PhD, NYU Stern School of Business
  • BA, Cornell University