Chad Jackson

DirectorChad Jackson
Center for the Advancement of Entrepreneurship
Department of Management

Office: 1057 Business Building
Mailing Address: 1056 Business Building
1301 Lovers Lane
Manhattan, KS 66506
Phone: 785-532-2014
Email: cjackson@k-state.edu

Research Goals

Chad Jackson explores the relationships between firms and social initiatives. His goal is to identify actions entrepreneurs and existing company leaders can pursue to enhance their social impact. Specific areas of interest include social entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility, and executive education.

Current Research & Consulting Projects

  • Examining the relationships among executive education, firm performance, and social impact.
  • Exploring the antecedents to corporate social entrepreneurship activity
  • Identifying strategies for social entrepreneurs to improve performance

Major Accomplishments

  • Consulted with a variety of organizations on areas of business strategy, CSR, and corporate innovation.
  • Featured speaker at numerous conferences and events
  • Selected as Professor of the Year by K-State Housing and Dining Services (2015)

Areas of Teaching

Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship, International Business

Education

Ph D, Kansas State University, 2014.
Major: Adult and Continuing Education
Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Social Entrepreneurship, Corporate Social Responsibility

MS, Kansas State University, 2010.
Major: Adult and Continuing Education
Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Organizational Leadership

BS, Kansas State University, 1999.
Major: Business Administration
Supporting Areas of Emphasis: Management Information Systems