Dr. Vladislav Maksimov
Department of Management
Vladislav Maksimov is an Assistant Professor in the Management Department of the Bryan School of Business and Economics at University of North Carolina, Greensboro. He earned his Ph.D. in Business Administration at University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida with a focus on Strategy and International Business. His research examines the strategies of businesses around the world with an emphasis on those established in emerging markets.
Primary areas of inquiry are paradoxical firm strategies, entrepreneurial approaches in navigating domestic and international environmental uncertainty, strategies promoting poverty alleviation at the bottom of the pyramid, corporate social responsibility, and the catch-up strategies of resource-disadvantaged firms in emerging markets. His publications on these topics appear in leading academic journals, including Journal of World Business, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Business Venturing, and Management and Organization Review. Dr. Maksimov teaches the capstone undergraduate Business Policy and Strategy course and is a recipient of an Open Educational Resources Mini-Grant sponsored by the Provost and the University Libraries to reduce cost of learning materials to students.