Assistant Professor of Management
Dr. Jain joins the Management Department after having worked at San Francisco State University and the University of Wisconsin- Madison, where he was a member of INSITE (Initiative for Studies in Technology Entrepreneurship). His research interests include technology strategy, institutional entrepreneurship, innovation management, university-technology commercialization and qualitative methods. As an Assistant Professor at Santa Clara University, he teaches the graduate capstone class titled “Business Policy in High Technology Firms” and the undergraduate capstone course in strategic analysis.
Dr. Jain received his PhD in Management from New York University, his post-graduate diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management-Calcutta, and his bachelor of engineering from Bangalore University. He has published papers in the Academy of Management Journal, Research Policy, Organization Studies and Industrial and Corporate Change that have covered technologies such as Java, Linux, Wikipedia and embryonic stem cells. His non-academic work experience includes stints with Lintas Advertising and Wipro-GE Medical Systems.