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Lawrence G. Hrebiniak

Emeritus Associate Professor

Research Interests: organizational adaptation, organizational structure and design, strategy formulation, strategy implementation

Links: CV

Contact Information

Address: 2035 SH-DH, 3620 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Email: hrebiniak@wharton.upenn.edu
Office: (215) 898-8254
Office Fax: (215) 898-0401

Overview

Dr. Hrebiniak is a Emeritus Professor in the Department of Management at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a member of the Strategy Group. He has been on the Wharton faculty since 1976 and teaches courses in competitive strategy and strategy implementation in the Wharton M.B.A. and Executive Education programs. Over the years, he has been the recipient of several awards for teaching excellence, most recently in 2008 for his MBA course, "Competitive Strategy."

Dr. Hrebiniak held managerial positions in industry prior to entering academia, and has had considerable consulting experience. He is a past president of the Organization and Management Theory Division of the Academy of Management. He has been a reviewer and member of the Editorial Review Board for a number of academic and professional management journals. For two years, he was one of four Wharton faculty providing commentaries on the "Wharton Management Report," a program that appeared daily on national television on the Financial News Network.

Research


Awards And Honors

  • Recipient of the Core Teaching Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Wharton MBA Program, 2008
  • Nominated for Anvil Award for Teaching, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1994-1996
  • Recipient of the Miller-Sherred Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1994-1996
  • “Who's Who in Finance & Industry” Beta Gamma Sigma, Red Key, Sphinxhead, 1988-2010
  • Nominated for Anvil Award for Teaching, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1988-1989
  • Nominated for Anvil Award for Teaching, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1985
  • Nominated for Anvil Award for Teaching, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1981
  • Nominated for Anvil Award for Teaching, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1979

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