Gunae Choi

Assistant Professor

Management & Marketing

Gunae received a Ph.D. in strategy and international business from Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick, and a Ph.D. from the consumer science department at the Ohio State University. She taught courses in business strategy. Her research interests are in the areas of corporate strategy and corporate social responsibility (CSR). In particular, she has studied mechanisms through which CSR can create or destroy value in merger and acquisition contexts.  


  • Ph.D., Rutgers University
  • Ph.D., The Ohio State University
  • M.S., Florida International University
  • B.S., University of Missouri Columbia

Courses Taught

  • MGMT 430: Business, Government, and Society
  • Research
    • Corporate strategy (cross-border merger and acquisitions)
    • Corporate social responsibility
    • Environmental sustainability
    • Green technology and innovation
  • Honors, Awards, and Grants
    • Finalist for the SIM Best Student Paper Award in 2012, Academy of Management (SIM division), Boston, MA.
    • Selected for Best Paper Proceedings in 2011, Academy of Management (SIM division), San Antonio, TX.