Faculty Expert Profile

Phillip Phan

  • Alonzo and Virginia Decker Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship


  • Carey Business School
  • Business in Government (BIG) Initiative

Languages spoken

  • English

Phillip Phan is a professor with expertise in the areas of technology entrepreneurship and strategic management.

Phan’s research focuses on governance and innovation management in healthcare. He has published more than 190 peer-reviewed articles, abstracts, and conference proceedings. The author of eight books, Phan is also editor of the Academy of Management Perspectives, academic editor of Medicine (non-clinical medicine section), and associate editor of the Journal of Technology Transfer. He serves on review panels for the National Academies of Sciences, Hong Kong Research Grants Council, National Science Foundation, and Science Foundation Ireland.

Phan was recently quoted in a Washington Post article that examined the impact of a passenger death on Southwest Airlines' business. He was also featured in a WHYY radio segment in Philadelphia that examined the moral and economic case for allowing people to become billionaires. And Washington, D.C.-media tapped Phan's expertise in 2019 when exploring how leadership at the Washington Redskins football team had led to poor results for the losing squad.

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