Anne S. York, PhD
Anne S. York, PhD

Anne S. York, PhD

Associate Professor
Heider College of Business

Academic Appointments


  • Marketing and Management


  • Associate Professor


A more complete listing of my scholarship, teaching and service activities can be found through this link to my full Curriculum Vitae. 

Publications and Presentations


  • York, A., Puppeteers and Prophets: The Oxymoronic World of Academic Innovation., Invitation to publish from Logos Press, introduction to editors currently under review at University of North Carolina Press., Logos Press, 2015
  • Dunham, Lee M., York, Anne S. Vertical vs. Horizontal Integration in the Biopharma Industry : The Link between Acquisition Announcements and Stock Market Performance, Advances in Mergers and Acquisitions, 10, 121-143, 2011
  • Gerbaud, R. R., York, A. S. Stock Market Reactions to Knowledge-motivated Acquisitions, Advances in Mergers and Acquisitions, 6, 127-156, 2007
  • Chintakananda, A., York, A. Brown lumber: Choosing the optimal export strategy. Integrative Case 2.2, Global strategy, 2005


  • Gallo, P., Corritore, C., & York, A., Trusting the Simplicity of the Ultimate Question: A Customer Satisfaction Approach to Student Evaluations of Teaching. (under review), Journal of Innovative Education Strategies, 2015
  • Ahn, Mark., York, Anne., Daim, Tugrul., and Soharto, Julianto., On Valuing Biophamaceutical Product Pipelines: An Effectuation Model and Evidence., Journal of Creativity and Innovation Management, Special Issue on "Technology Entreperneurship Infrastructure and Society", 2014
  • Briggs, Kristie N., Workman, Jr., John P., York, Anne S. Collaborating to Cheat: A Game Theoretic Exploration of Academic Dishonesty in Teams, Academy of Management Learning & Education, 12, 4-17, 2013
  • Ahn, M. J., Payam, B.., Sohn, S., York, A. S. Biotechnology Innovation: A Legitimacy-Based View, International Journal of Technology Transfer and Innovation, 10, 2013
  • York, A. S., Ahn, M. J. University Technology Transfer Office Success Factors: A Comparative Case Study, International Journal of Technology Transfer and Commercialisation, 11, 26-50, 2012
  • York, A. S., Ahn, M. Building a Bioeconomy in the Heartland: Bringing the Gap between Resources and Perceptions., Journal of Enterprising Communities, People and Places in the Global Economy, 6, 84-100, 2012
  • York, A. S., McCarthy, K. A. Patient, Staff and Physician Satisfaction: A New Model, Instrument and Their Implications, International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance, 24, 178-191, 2011
  • Ahn, Mark J., York, Anne S., Rizova, Polly Pathways to Biomedical Tipping Points: Vertical, Horizontal or Other?, Journal of Commercial Biotechnology, 16, 224-238, 2010
  • York, A. S., Ackerley, D., Bedarek, R., Davenport, S., Ahn, M. J. From Novel Biotechnology Platform to Globally Competitive Cancer Company: ProActa Inc., International Journal of Case Studies in Management, 8, 1-22, 2010
  • Ahn, M., & York, A., A Resource-based Approach to Identifying Priorities and Capabilities for Developing Industries: The Case of the Malaysian Bioeconomy., Asia Pacific Journal of Management, 2010
  • York, Anne S., McCarthy, Kim A., Darnold, Todd C. Building biotechnology teams: Personality does matter, Journal of Commercial Biotechnology, 15, 335-346, 2009
  • Chintakananda, Asda, York, Anne S., O'Neill, Hugh M., Peng, Mike W. Structuring dyadic relationships between export producers and intermediaries, European Journal of International Management, 3, 302-327, 2009
  • York, Anne, McCarthy, Kim, Darnold, Todd Teaming in Biotechnology Commercialisation: The Diversity-Performance Connection and How University Programs Can Make a Difference, Journal of Commercial Biotechnology, 15, 3-11, 2009
  • Gupta, Vishal, York, Anne The Effects of Geography and Age on Women's Attitudes Towrds Entrepreneurship. Evidence from the State of Nebraksa, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, 9, 251-262, 2008
  • Gupta, Vishal, York, Anne Attitudes Toward Entrepreneurship and Samml Business: Findings from a Survey of Nebraska Residents and Small Business Owners, Journal of Enterprising Communities, People and Places in the Global Economy, 2, 348-366, 2008
  • Peng, M., Zou, Y. Y., York, A. Behind make or buy decisions in export strategy: A replication and extension of trabold, Journal of World Business, 41, 289-300, 2006
  • Kaufmann, J.,, O'Neill, H., York, A. The impact of structural prescriptions on joint venture survival, Mid-American Journal of Business, 21, 43-60, 2006


  • Romero, R., York, A., Wohar, M. Stock Market Reactions to Knowledge-Motivated Acquisitions, Academy of Management Business Policy and Strategy Division National Meetings Best Paper Proceedings, 2006

Editing and Reviews

  • Ahn. M., Alvarez, M., Myers, A., & York, A., Co-editors. Making the Case for Biotechnology. Includes four original cases written for the book (Guru, iKaryos, Genentech, Compression Dynamics) and a co-authored chapter on teaching bioscience and business cases., Logos Press, 2010


  • Gallo, P., Corritore, C., Wichman, C., & York, A., Trusting the Simplicity of the Ultimate Question: A Customer Satisfaction Approach to the Student Evaluations of Teaching. Academy of Management National Meetings, Vancouver, Canada., 2015
  • Ahn, M., York, A., Sohn, S.Y., Benyamini, P., & Bednarek, R., From Biotechnology Insights to Breakthrough Commercialization., 8th West Coast Research Symposium on Technology Entrepreneurship., Eugene, OR., 2010
  • York, A., Ahn, M., & Dunham, L., Vertical vs. Horizontal Strategies in the BioPharma Industry: The Link between Acquisition Type and Stock Market Performance., Strategic Management Society Annual International Conference., Rome, Italy., 2010
  • Ahn, M., & York, A., A Resource-based View of Innovation, Technology Transfer, and Commercialization. U.S. Association of Small Business & Entrepreneurship (USASBE) National Conference., Nashville, TN., 2010

Awards and Honors

  • NC Equality "Hero", Carteret Coalition Against Constitutional Amendment, 2012
  • Finalist, Best Emerging Entrepreneurship Programs, US Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship, 2010