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Andrew Herrity, Ph.D.

Professor of Business and Entrepreneurship

Office Phone: (951) 343-4361
E-mail: aherrity@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: School of Business Building Office Number 237
Office Hours: WF 9-10:30 AM and 2:30-3:30 PM, Thursdays 1-2 PM, and by appointment.

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ph.D. Organization Theory University of California at Riverside 2002
M.B. A. Business, with concentrations in Finance and Marketing California State Polytechnic University 1981
B.A. Economics University of Southern California 1971

Additional Education

Fuller Graduate School of Intercultural Studies, 1989-1991: Graduate courses in cross-cultural leadership.
Claremont Graduate School, 1991-1993: Graduate courses in management and entrepreneurship.

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Courses Taught

Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurial Opportunity
Small Business Management
Business Policy and Strategy
Business and Organizational Management
Business Finance
Strategic Management
Entrepreneurial Management
Organizational Behavior
International Management

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Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

Entrepreneurship and entrepreneurs
Leadership
CEOs
Strategic Management

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Research, Presentations, & Publications

GRANTS:

Grant awarded 2012 by Coalition for Christian Colleges and Universities for Sabbatical study at the University of Cambridge: SOLVING THE “JOBS PROBLEM” IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA’S INLAND EMPIRE: EXAMINING AND UNDERSTANDING THE MARKET FOR NEW BUSINESS FORMATIONS AS THE PATH TO STIMULATING EMPLOYMENT

PUBLICATIONS:

"The Entrepreneurial Capitalist as Hero," published 2009 in the International Journal of Change Management.

PAPERS PRESENTED:

"Industry and Uncertainty: Institutional Processes in Outsider Selection as CEO," American Sociological Association Annual Meeting. San Francisco: 1998.

"Power and Institutionalized Rules of CEO Succession at U.S. Industrial Corporations, 1975-1994," Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Seattle, 2003.

"The Entrepreneurial Capitalist As Hero: Worldwide Cultural Re-Framing of the Innovative Business Leader's Value to Society, 1985-2005." International Society for Knowledge, Culture and Change in Organizations, University of Cambridge, UK, August, 2008.

"What Is It Successful Entrepreneurs Do To Succeed?" Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Christian Business Faculty Association (CBFA), Chicago, Illinois, October 19, 2013.

"Decision-Making in the Family Business: Directions for the Future?" Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE), Fort Worth, Texas, January 11, 2014.

"Leadership, Innovation and Entrepreneurship." Paper presented at Saint Petersburg Christian University, Saint Petersburg, Russia, April 7, 2014.

"Making a Difference at the Intersection of Faith and Business: Teaching Undergraduates to Align Values and Strengths With Career Opportunities" Paper co-aouthored with Michael Bishop and presented at the Annual Meeting of the Christian Business Faculty Association, Nashville, Tennessee, October 11, 2014. Paper won Conference "Best Theme Related Paper Award."

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Church Membership & Activities

Active member of the Grove Community Church Riverside

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Community Service & Involvement

Collaborating member of Riverside Technology CEOs Forum

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Interests & Hobbies

Family: wife, children and grandchildren. My wife and I love to travel internationally: 30 countries so far. I have a talent for helping people develop and love to see growth in my students. Helping people launch new ventures.

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Personal Philosophy

"Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen."

- Hebrews 11:1

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