Asterios G. "Stell" Kefalas
Professor of Management, Emeritus
Terry College of Business
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia, USA
Tel. 706 546 1706
Fax 706 542 3743
akefalas@www.terry.uga.edu

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Number of Years at University of Georgia: 30 Years

Education:

Bachelor of Arts, Aristotelean University, Greece, l961
Master of Business Administration, University of Hamburg, West Germany, 1965
Doctor of Philosophy (in Business Administration), University of Iowa, 1971
Title of Doctoral Dissertation
: "Scanning the External Business Environment"

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Academic Positions Held:

1968-1970 Teaching Assistant, University of Iowa
1970-1971 Instructor of Management, University of Iowa
1971-1976 Assistant Professor of Management, University of Georgia
1976-1981 Associate Professor of Management, University of Georgia
1978-1982 Director, International Trade Development Center
1981-1985 Professor of Management, University of Georgia
1985-1986 Distinguished Visiting Professor of Management, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pa.
1986- Professor of Management, University of Georgia
1989- Faculty Artificial Intelligence Program
1989- Faculty Environmental Ethics Certificate Program
1990- June Visiting Distinguished Professor, Vista University, South Africa
February Visiting Distinguished Professor American University in Cairo, Egypt
1993- January Visiting Professor Universite Jean Moulin, Lyon 3, France
1994- Fellow, Center for Artificial Intelligence, UGA

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Professional Societies:

Academy of International Business
Academy of Management
Greek Management Association
Society for International Development
International Systems Science Society
Southern Management Association
World Future Society
The Institute of Ecology: The University of Georgia
International Academy of Business Disciplines

Honorary Societies:

Beta Gamma Sigma (National Business Honorary)
Sigma Iota Epsilon (National Management Honorary)
Phi Beta Delta (Honor Society for International Scholars), President

Awards:

Distinguished Lecture in International Business, Georgia Southern University, April 1994.

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Work in Progress:

Books:

Introduction to Global Business: A Managerial Approach, under Review with Prentice Hall

The 21st Century Enterprise (In Greek).

Environmental Simulation [ENSIM]: A Tool for Instilling Environmental Awareness in Business Enterprises (under review Micro Business Publishers).

Articles Under Research and Papers:

Environmental Scanning [ENSCAN]: A Tool for building the Learning and Visionary Organization , Under Review with Long Range Planning

Global Readiness Scale: A Tool for assessing global mindsets (on going)

The Information Technology Productivity Paradox: A Reconceptualization (on going)

International Business On Line (IBOL): Developing an Executive Development Program on Globalization (with David Bill, Federated Systems). Submitted to the 1996 Academy of International Business Meeting.

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Listing of Publications

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