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DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT

Gaylen Chandler, Ph.D.

 
W. Frank Barton Distinguished Chair & Professor
gaylen.chandler@wichita.edu
Office: Devlin Hall, 2nd Floor
Phone: (316) 978-5253
 
Bio: He received his Ph.D. (1990) from the University of Utah. During his academic career he has received numerous awards for his teaching and research. Dr. Chandler has been instrumental in shaping the entrepreneurship curriculum at Wichita State University. He is an internationally recognized scholar and is an elected Representative at Large of the Entrepreneurship Division of the Academy of Management. Dr. Chandler is an Associate Editor of Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice and a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Managerial Studies. He has served as an ad hoc reviewer for several top tier management journals. His research interests include opportunity recognition processes, the role of ongoing learning in new venture development, and new venture teams.
 
Sample Publications:  the Journal of Business Venturing, the Journal of Management, the Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal and Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice.