The UTC College of Business Department of Management welcomes Dr. Sang M. Lee, university eminent scholar, University of Nebraska, to discuss “The New Global Market and Innovation Imperative.” The discussion, scheduled for Thursday at 6 p.m. in the University Center’s Chattanooga Room, is open to the public.
Dr. Lee is the university eminent professor at the University of Nebraska- Lincoln and has authored or co-authored 67 books. The most recent, “Convergenomics,” was published by Gower in 2010.
He is also a senior scientist with the Gallup Organization, an international consulting and opinion polling firm, and has consulted with a number of global firms including Samsung Electronics, LG, Deutsch Telecom, and others.
Dr. Lee has published more than 320 journal articles, delivered more than 700 speeches in some 50 countries, worked on research/education projects for over $10 million, and produced 145 PhDs. He has received five honorary doctorates for his contribution to international business education and research.
His current writing, consulting, and speaking activities are in the areas of global strategy, IT-powered innovation, and green management.
He serves as the honorary president of Woosong University in Korea. Currently he is president of the Pan-Pacific Business Association and served as president of the Decision Sciences Institute. He is a fellow of the Academy of Management, DSI, and PPBA. He has served as the program chair of more than 35 international and national conferences. He is the editor-in-chief of “Service Business: An International Journal” (an SSCI journal).