Sarah Marsh
Associate Professor and Chair




  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Strategic Management
  • M.B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • B.A., Grinnell College, Economics and French


Sarah J. Marsh earned her Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (1997). Her expertise and interests are in strategic management, new product development and knowledge management. She currently serves as chair of the department and has teaching responsibilities in the area of strategic management and entrepreneurship in the undergraduate and Executive M.B.A. programs. Prior to joining NIU, she worked in the software and financial services industries. Her research has been published in multiple outlets, including Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Product Innovation Management, Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, Organization, among others.

Selected Publications

Sarah Marsh


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