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Witold Henisz

Deloitte & Touche Professor of Management in Honor of Russell E. Palmer, former Managing Partner

Research Interests: stakeholder engagement, political risk identification and management, rise and fall of neoliberalism, political and economic reform and transitions, project management

Links: CV, Corporate Diplomacy Executive Education, Corporate Diplomacy LinkedIn Group

  • Excellence in teaching award, MBA Division (elective), 2012
  • Helen Kardon Moss Anvil Award Nomination, 2012
  • Finalist, Best Applied Paper in International Management (The Robert H. Schaffer Award) at the 2011 Academy of Management meeting, San Antonio TX, 2011
  • Helen Kardon Moss Anvil Award Nomination, 2011
  • Nominated for Best Paper for Practical Implications at the 2011 Strategic Management meeting, 2011
  • Teaching Commitment and Curricular Innovation Award, 2011
  • Best Paper 2010 Engineering Project Organization Conference, South Lake Tahoe, CA, 2010
  • Excellence in teaching award, Wharton Undergraduate Division, May, 2008
  • Excellence in teaching award, Wharton Undergraduate Division, May, 2007
  • Bronze Prize ($10,000) in International Finance Corporation / Financial Times 2006 Essay Competition on Topic of “Business and Development: The Private Path to Prosperity” (one of six prize winning essays out of over 500 submissions in total), 2006
  • Faculty teaching award (electives), MBA for Executives Program, Class 31East, 2006-2007
  • Finalist, Aspen Institute’s 2006 Faculty Pioneer Award (one of eight finalists out of 100 nominees), 2006
  • First Runner Up, Haynes Prize for Outstanding Scholar in International Business under the age of 40 at 2005 Academy of International Business Annual Conference, 2005
  • Outstanding Reviewer Award, International Management Division, Academy of Management (one of 38 out of 656 reviewers so recognized), 2005
  • Faculty teaching award (electives), MBA for Executives Program, Class 28East, 2004-2005
  • Finalist, Best Paper at 2002 Academy of International Business Annual Conference, 2002
  • Finalist, Haynes Prize for Best Paper by a scholar under the age of 40 at 2002 Academy of International Business Annual Conference, 2002
  • Outstanding Reviewer Award, International Management Division, Academy of Management, 2000 (one of 8 out of 250 reviewers so recognized), 2000
  • Finalist, The Free Press Doctoral Dissertation Award, Business Policy and Strategy Division, Academy of Management, 1999
  • Richard N. Farmer Award for best dissertation in International Business, Academy of International Business, 1999
  • Best Doctoral Student Paper, Telecommunications Policy Research Conference, 1998