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Michael J. Leiblein

Associate Professor of Management & Human Resources

Areas of expertise

Business and competitive strategy
Technology strategy and innovation
Organizational Change


PhD, Purdue University, Krannert Graduate School of Management
MBA, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
BS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


Professor Leiblein's research is focused in technology-intensive industries and emphasizes the relationship between organizational design, innovation, and firm performance. His research has been published in leading academic outlets such as the Strategic Management Journal, the Journal of Industrial Economics, and the Academy of Management Journal and has been disseminated through American and European outlets such as the Financial Times of London, les Echos, Red Herring, and USA Today. Leiblein is currently on the editorial boards of the Strategic Management Journal and the Journal of Management.

Leiblein teaches courses and seminars on business and technology strategy. He has been selected as the Outstanding Core Professor in the Fisher College's Part-Time MBA Program by the 2000 and 2002 MBA classes. He has consulted on issues relating to business, corporate, and technology strategy in the U.S. and Europe for a wide range of firms and industry groups.

Contact Information

848 Fisher Hall
Fisher College of Business
2100 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 292-0071