p. Carolyn Y. Woo, Martin J. Gillen Dean and Ray and Milann Siegfried Professor of Management in the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame, will present a lecture titled “Grace in a Competitive World” at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday (May 1) in the James Coleman Conference Room, located in Room 1024 of Flanner Hall on the Notre Dame campus.
p. Sponsored by the Program on the Social Organization of Schools in Notre Dame’s Institute for Educational Initiatives, the lecture is free and open to the public.
p. Woo’s research centers on corporate and competitive strategy analyses, manufacturing strategy, entrepreneurship, management of innovation and change, enterprise integration, and organizational systems. She has received numerous research and teaching awards, including the Distinguished Scholar Award from the International Council for Small Business and the Best Paper Award from the Entrepreneurship Division of the Academy of Management.
p. Woo was selected in 1998 as one of 40 “young leaders” of academe by Change magazine, a publication of the American Association for Higher Education. She has consulted for both large and small corporations, has taught extensively in executive education programs, and currently serves on the boards of three Fortune 500 companies.