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Keith Kelley, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of International Business

Keith J. Kelley joined the faculty at the School of Management in 2014. He received his Ph.D. in from Florida International University in Miami, FL, where he also received a master's degree in international business. He also holds a bachelor's degree in business administration & international affairs from the University of New Hampshire. He has more than 9 years of teaching experience in subjects such as: international business, strategic management, international management, and global strategy. His research focuses on the performance outcomes of global and regional diversification strategies, such as corporate social responsibility, corporate reputation, and board foreign diversity. His work has been published in the Journal of Business Research, Multinational Business Review, the International Journal of Emerging Markets, Research in Global Strategic Management, and the Journal of Global Responsibility, among others, and has been presented at major conferences such as the Academy of Management, Academy of International Business, and the Strategic Management Society. He has worked both full and part time, and as a consultant, in service industries such as: technology, banking, healthcare, and education. Prior to moving to Michigan, he lived in Miami for 12 years, and off and on in Venezuela for 2 years, fostering a research and teaching interest in Latin America. He has traveled to over 25 countries spanning the regions of North, Central, and South America and the Caribbean, as well as, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.