Ph.D. Candidate in Strategic Management
Office: SOM 231
M.B.A., International Business, University of Southern California, 2008
B.A., English, University of Delhi, India, 2003
Firm Risk Taking
Chawla C., Mangaliso M., Knipes B., Gauthier J. 2012. Antecedents and implications of uncertainty in management: A historical perspective. Journal of Management History 18(2): 200-218.
Chawla, C., 2013. Exploring the Antecedents of Consumer Participation in Value Co-Creation: Microfoundations of Demand-Side Strategy. Paper presented at the European Group for Organizational Studies 29th Annual Colloquium 2013, Montreal, Canada.
Sharma, A., Chawla, C., Moliterno, T. 2012. Slack, Business Risk & Firm Performance. Paper presented at the Strategic Management Society Annual Meeting 2012, Prague, Czech Republic.
Participated in Track 1 (pre-proposal) of the Doctoral Consortium. West Coast Research Symposium on Technology Entrepreneurship 2011, University of Washington, Seattle.
Branch, B., Sharma, A., Chawla, C., Qiu, L. 2011. Mergers & Acquisitions and the Universal Investor. Presented at the Decision Sciences Institute Annual Meeting 2011, Boston.
Chawla, C. 2011. Unweaving the Web: Value Co-creation as Strategy. Paper presented at Theorizing the Web, University of Maryland, 2011.
Chawla, C., Mangaliso, M., Knipes, B. & Gauthier, J. 2010. Antecedents & Implications of Uncertainty in Management: Critical Perspective in Historical Context. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management 2010, Montreal.
Honors and Awards:Academy of Management Annual Meeting 2010 Best Paper Award: CEBC Halloran Prize in the History of Corporate Responsibility
2011-2012 Isenberg Scholar Award
2008, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Consultant
2006 - 2007, India Trust, Manager