Speaker - Doug Guthrie

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Doug Guthrie, dean, professor of international business, and professor of management at the George Washington University School of Business, is an expert in the fields of economic reform in China, leadership and corporate governance, and corporate social responsibility. Prior to joining GW, Guthrie served as professor of management at New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business. He also held a joint appointment as professor of sociology on NYU’s arts and sciences faculty and was director of executive education at NYU Stern from 2007-09.

Guthrie has held visiting positions at Harvard Business School, INSEAD, and the graduate schools of business at Stanford University, Columbia University, and Emory University. He served as director of the Business Institutions Initiative at the Social Science Research Council (1999-2003) and was the academic director of the Berlin School of Creative Leadership from 2008-11.

Guthrie holds an AB in East Asian languages and civilizations with a concentration in Chinese literature from the University of Chicago. He earned his master’s and PhD degrees in organizational sociology from the University of California, Berkeley. Fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Guthrie studied in Taipei, Taiwan, during his undergraduate years and conducted his doctoral research in Shanghai, China.

Guthrie has authored, co-authored, and edited numerous books, articles, and reports on Chinese economic reform, leadership, and corporate social responsibility. His doctoral research was recognized with the American Sociological Association’s national award for top dissertation in the field in 1997. He has also been the recipient of teaching awards, best paper awards, and grants from the Ford and Alfred P. Sloan foundations.

9 Programs

Michael Kaiser on Creative Leadership in the Arts

04.17.13 | 00:56:52 min | 0 comments

Paull Young on Creative Leadership in Philanthropy

04.10.13 | 00:59:10 min | 0 comments

Final Remarks from GWU Provost Steven Lerman

02.21.13 | 00:09:17 min | 0 comments

Corporate Governance: The Changing Regulatory Environment

02.21.13 | 01:19:41 min | 0 comments

Introduction of On the Board's Inaugural Class of Fellows

02.21.13 | 00:26:50 min | 0 comments

Module 1: The Economic Rise and Global Reach of China

01.24.13 | 01:34:00 min | 0 comments

Creative Leadership: Baltimore Mayor Rawlings-Blake

12.10.12 | 01:11:07 min | 0 comments

Baltimore Symphony's Marin Alsop on Creative Leadership

11.19.12 | 01:08:08 min | 0 comments

The Social Graph Clinic: Welcome and Opening Remarks

01.20.11 | 00:09:08 min | 0 comments