Dr. Shoeb Mohammad

Assistant Professor

Phone Number: 
+1 (807) 343-8010ext. 8547
Office Location: 
RB 1036
Academic Qualifications: 

PhD, Policy and Strategic Management, Schulich School of Business, York University (2018)

MSc, Business Economics, Smith School of Business, Queen's University (2013)

BBA, University of Toronto (2010)

Shoeb Mohammad is in Assistant Professor of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship. He received a PhD in Strategic Management from the Schulich School of Business at York University, a MSc in Business Economics from the Smith School of Business at Queen’s University, and a BBA in management from the University of Toronto. Before embarking on his academic career, Shoeb worked as a management consultant for Deloitte’s Private Company Services, advising small to midsize new ventures on strategic planning and technology implementations.

Shoeb’s research examines corruption, unethical behaviour, and social responsibility. Current topics  include the implications of the institutional environment of emerging markets on the unethical behavior of firms, how corruption in emerging markets affects entrepreneurship and innovation, and community engagement and sustainability in project management. Shoeb's research has been published or is forthcoming in Business Ethics, Environment, and Responsibility, Journal of Business Venturing Insights, and International Journal of Project Management. His research has also appeared in the Academy of Management conference in its best paper proceedings and as a nominee for the best business ethics paper award.

Date joined Lakehead: 
August 2019
Previous Teaching/Work: 

Contemporary Issues in Management (MBA)

Principles of Entrepreneurship (undergraduate)

Principles of Management (undergraduate)

Business Policy (undergraduate)

Strategic Management (undergraduate)

Research Interests: 

Peer reviewed journal publications and book chapters:

Baba, S. & Mohammad, S, & Carson, Y. Managing Project Sustainability in the Extractive Industries: Towards a Reciprocity Framework for Community Engagement. International Journal of Project Management (Forthcoming)

 Mohammad, S & Husted, B., 2021.  Innovation, Corruption, and Internationalization: Evidence from Firms in Emerging Economies. Journal of Business Venturing Insights.

Mohammad, S. and Husted, B.W., 2019. Law‐abiding organizational climates in developing countries: The role of institutional factors and socially responsible organizational practices. Business Ethics, Environment, and Responsibility.

Baba, S. & Mohammad, S. Unpacking Conscious Capitalism: An Islamic Perspective. In Dion, M. & Pava, M (Eds.), The Spirit of Conscious Capitalism: Contributions of World Religions and Spiritualities. Springer (Forthcoming).

Awards and honors:

Business Association of Latin American Studies (BALAS) 2018 Conference. Finalist for Best Student Paper Award.

Academy of Management (AOM) 2017 Conference. Finalist for Best Business Ethics Paper Award.

Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC) 2016 conference. Winner of Best Student Paper Award, Social Issues division.