Rajiv Krishnan Kozhikode
Simon Fraser University

Rajiv Krishnan Kozhikode is in his fifth year in the PhD program at the department of management, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He successfully defended my dissertation proposal in June 2009. In the fall of 2009, he will be a visiting scholar at Columbia University in New York. In my dissertation, he seeks to examine whether and how organizations and entrepreneurs would be able manage the spatial and temporal inconsistencies in the political ideologies and institutional logics promoted by the elites who control the regulatory environment. Rajiv Krishnan Kozhikode is also interested in other areas in Strategic Management and Organizations such as Social Networks, Organizational Innovation, M&A and Real Options. His papers are now under review, or have been invited for resubmission, or are ready for submission at leading management journals.