David Charles Lingelbach, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship
Department of Marketing and Entrepreneurship
Office: Business Center 513
- Ph.D., University of Exeter
- B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- General Course, London School of Economics and Political Science
Dr. Lingelbach joined the Merrick School of Business in 2010 as a professor of entrepreneurship. His work experience has spanned the globe including extensive work in Russia. His research focuses on how new organizational forms emerge in weak institutional environments; entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial finance in developing countries; and public-private collaboration
How new organizational forms emerge in weak institutional environments, entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial finance in developing countries, public-private collaboration
Entrepreneurship, strategy, finance
Lingelbach, D. (2016). Business Angels in Sub-Saharan Africa. Edward Elgar. 256-281.
Refereed Journal Articles
Lingelbach, D., Sriram, V., Mersha, T., & Saffu, K. (2015). The Innovation Process in Emerging Economies: An Effectuation Perspective. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. 16(1), 5-17.
Sriram, V., & Lingelbach, D. 3rd Academy of Business and Emerging Markets Conference, "Entrepreneurial Research in Emerging Markets: New Theoretical Approaches," Academy of Business and Emerging Markets, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. (2017).
Lingelbach, D., Sriram, V., Mersha, T., & Saffu, K. Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference, "How Does Financial Innovation Emerge in Resource-Constrained Environments?," Babson College, London, Ontario. (2014).
Lingelbach, D., Sriram, V., Mersha, T., & Saffu, K. African Academy of Management 2nd Biennial Conference, "Creating New Mechanisms of Sustainable Entrepreneurial Action: Evidence from Uncertain Institutional Contexts," African Academy of Management, Gaborone, Botswana. (2014).
Research in Progress
"Entrepreneurship in Africa" (On-Going)
Co-written textbook. Contract signed with Routledge in June 2018. Scheduled to be completed by December 2019.
"Theory of African Entrepreneurship Versus an African Theory of Entrepreneurship" (Writing Results)
Paper being readied for journal submission.