Majid Majzoubi is an Assistant Professor in the Strategic Management area. He teaches the core Strategic Management course in the BBA program. Professor Majzoubi’s research is focused on the interface between firms’ strategic choices and audience evaluations. Specifically, he draws on strategic management, organization theory, and theories on the socio-cognitive foundations of social judgments to study how firms’ strategic positioning within markets influence stock market and security analysts’ evaluations. Through a series of studies, he has investigated optimal positioning strategies in markets with multiple benchmarks for comparison, the effects of change in firm positioning on analyst evaluations, and positioning strategies for gaining a more positive audience composition.
Professor Majzoubi’s research has been published in Strategic Management Journal and presented in various conferences including The Academy of Management Annual conferences and Strategic Management Society’s conferences.
He received his doctorate in Strategy from the University of Washington, MBA from the University of North Carolina, and Bachelors in Computer Science from Tehran Polytechnic.