Affiliation: Florida International University
Bio: William (Bill) Newburry is Chair of the Department of International Business and the Ryder Eminent Scholar of Global Business at Florida InternationalUniversity. He previously chaired the Department of Management & International Business (2015-2018). Bill is also a Non-Resident Senior Research Fellow at the Nanyang Business School Center for Emerging Markets. His research focuses on how multinational corporations manage and relate to subsidiaries and other local stakeholders when they invest in foreign countries, with a particular emphasis on reputation issues.
Bill is currently Associate Editor of AIB Insights and the Local Host Chair for the 2020 AIB Meeting in Miami. He previously served as Chapter Chair of theAcademy of International Business Latin America (AIB-LAC) Chapter (2012-2018), and is the current Past Chair. He has been actively involved in many AIB roles and has attended every AIB Meeting but one (2001) since his first meeting in 1997. Outside of AIB, Bill is serving a five-year term (2019-2024) on the Academyof Management International Management Division Executive Committee, starting as Pre-Conference Chair for the 2020 meeting. He also serves as Series Editor for Research in Global Strategic Management. He previously chaired (2008-2009) the Global Strategy Interest Group of the Strategic Management Society after serving in multiple other Interest Group positions.
Bill has published 45+ articles in top-tier journals, along with three books and another 20 chapters in edited books. He was awarded a Silver Medal for his publications in JIBS at the 2019 AIB Meeting. He serves on the Senior Advisory Board of the Review of International Business and Strategy, and on the editorial review boards of the JIBS, Journal of World Business, Journal of Management Studies, Global Strategy Journal, Thunderbird International Business Review, andCross Cultural and Strategic Management.
Before joining FIU, Bill was an Assistant Professor at Rutgers Business School. He earned his PhD in 2000 from New York University, with co-majors in international business and management. Prior to his academic career, he worked six years in the F-15 Contracts and Pricing Department at McDonnell Douglas Corporation.
Last Updated: March 2020