Professor Jay Barney receives high honor

Congratulations to Professor Jay Barney on his recent award!

Jay Barney, the Chase Chair for Excellence in Corporate Strategy and a professor in Management and Human Resources, was awarded the Scholarly Contributions to Management Award by the Academy of Management. He received the award at the academy’s award ceremony on Sunday, August 9.

“This is the most distinguished award given for scholarship at the Academy every year,” said David Greenberger, chair of the Department of Management and Human Resources. “On the basis of all that he has done during his career, we all know that Jay is a very deserving of it. When you look at the list of past winners, it is basically a who’s who of the outstanding scholars to the field.”

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Professor Jay Barney teaches the Advanced Strategic Analysis in the MBA program in the evenings, a very popular class for Working Professional students.  As a Fisher MBA student, you can see for yourself why he earned such a prestigious award!