Her research spans economic geography, internationalization and performance streams of literature. Current projects are focused on examining emerging technology communities in six countries, and understanding emerging "clean energy" technologies, and the factors that allow these technologies to enter the market.

Research interests: Geographic clusters; disruptive technologies; clean technologies; new venture performance; international entrepreneurship; entrepreneurship in emerging economies, social entrepreneurship


Fellow, Institute for Development Strategies, O'Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University Bloomington

Associate Professor, Management Department, Kogod School of Business, American University

PhD, Indiana University Bloomington, Entrepreneurship
BA, Wittenberg University, Management