Assistant Professor of Management
Ph.D.,in Business Administration - Organizational
Olin Business School, Washington University,
St. Louis, MO
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Area of Expertise:
•Managment Perspectives & Theory
•Innovation & Strategy
•Strategic Decision Making
•Bunderson, J.S., Boumgarden, P.A. (2010)
"Structure and learning in self-managed teams: Why
bureaucratic teams might actually
be better learners."
•Boumgarden, P.A., Nickerson, J. & Zenger, T. (2012) "Sailing
into the wind: Exploring the relationships among ambidexterity, vacillation,
performance." Strategic Management Journal.
•Academy of Management Member
Reviewer: Organization Science, Organizational Behavior and Human
•2009 Washington University Moog School for Excellence
in Doctoral Research
Dr. Peter Boumgarden has published in Organization
Science and Strategic Management Journal amongst
others and researches in areas of innovation, strategy & structure,
and decision-making. In addition to research, Peter has consulted
with a number
and not-for-profit organizations, most often related to issues
of innovation, value formalization and strategic direction.
His teaching responsibilities at Hope College include an introductory
course, a strategic marketing course and the honors management
research class. Dr. Boumgarden is an avid runner and triathlete.
C: (630) 697-5510
Spring 2013 Office Hours:
Wednesdays, 1-3 or by appt.