Jay Barney

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Jay Barney

Presidential Professor of Strategic Management; Lassonde Chair of Social Entrepreneurship

Department of Entrepreneurship & Strategy, Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute

Faculty, Tenure Track

Jay Barney is a Presidential Professor of Strategic Management and the Pierre Lassonde Chair of Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business. He previously served as a professor of management and held the Chase Chair for Excellence in Corporate Strategy at the Ohio State University Max M. Fisher College of Business.

His research focuses on the relationship between costly-to-copy firm skills and capabilities and sustained competitive advantage. He has also done research on the actions entrepreneurs take to form the opportunities they try to exploit.</