Elzotbek Rustambekov, PhD, is originally from Uzbekistan, where he earned his BBA Summa Cum Laude from Tashkent State Technical University. Prior to career in academia Dr. Rustambekov worked with the Ministry of Finance of Uzbekistan, Tashkent City Hall, Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) and United Nations Development Program (UNDP). Dr. Rustambekov holds an MBA from Hofstra University, an MSc from the University of St Andrews, and a PhD from Old Dominion University.
Ph D, Old Dominion University
M Sc, University of St Andrews
MBA, Hofstra University
BBA, Tashkent State Technical University
Rustambekov, E.,Mohan, R., Cultural Immersion Trip to Southeast Asia: A Study of Cross Cultural Intelligence, Journal of Teaching in International Business, 2017.
Rustambekov, E.,Trendowski , J., Risk Taking and Bank Failure Before and After the Onset of the Financial Crisis – A Decade in Review, Journal of Applied Business and Economics .
Rustambekov, E.,Graham, A.,Nandialath, A. M.,Skaradzinski, D.,, ., Macroeconomic Determinants of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) Adoption: Evidence from the Middle East North Africa (MENA) Region, Accounting and Taxation, 2017.
Rustambekov, E.,Moghaddam, K., Transnational Entrepreneurship: A Strategic Entrepreneurship Approach, New England Journal of Entrepreneurship, 2017.
Rustambekov, E.,Subramanian, G., Governance and Human Development in Transition Economies, International Business and Economics Research Journal, 2017.
Rustambekov, E.,Unni, V., The Effectiveness of Strategy in Non-Profit Organizations: An Exploratory Study of Academic Institutions, Journal of Business Strategies, 2017.
Rustambekov, E.,Mohan, R., Why Do Firms Relocate Headquarters? An Examination of Stable and Dynamic Industries, IUP Jounal of Business Strategy, 2016.
Yoder, S., Visich, J.,Rustambekov, E., Lessons Learned From International Expansion Failures And Successes, Business Horizons, 2016.
Nair, A.,McShane, M.,Bromiley, P.,Rustambekov, E., Enterprise Risk Management: Review, Critique, and Research Directions, Long Range Planning, 2015.
Nair, A.,Rustambekov, E.,McShane, M.,Fainshmidt, S., Enterprise Risk Management as a Dynamic Capability: A test of its effectiveness during a crisis, Managerial and Decision Economics, 2013.
McShane, M.,Nair, A.,Rustambekov, E., Does Enterprise Risk Management Increase Firm Value?, Journal of Accounting Auditing and Finance, 2011.
Faculty Innovation Grant 2017-2018 recipient, 2017
GSU-CIBER FDIB-Globalization Workshop Fellowship recipient, 2016
Merit Award for Teaching, Scholarship and Service, 2016
Parity Award for Teaching, Scholarship and Service, 2015
Inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, 2014
Recipient of GW-CIBER Doctoral Institute Scolarship, 2009
Winner of the Second Place in the National Research Competition , 2006
Selected as Best OSI/FCO Alumni for Bilgi University, 2005
OSI/FCO Chevening Award recipient at the University of St. Andrews, 2004
Presidential Scholar at Hofstra University, 1999
Selected 2/100 for Student Exchange Program to University Kebangsaan, 1997
Teaching interests include Crafting & Executing Strategy: The Capstone Experience, Mastering Strategic Analysis for MBA Students, International Business Management for MBA Students, Global Foundations of Organizations and Business, Institutions in International Business and Special Topics (Europe and Latin America), International Business Practicum, International Experience to South East Asia.
Research interests include Antecedents of Corporate Risk Taking, Enterprise Risk Management, Risk Contingency Allocations, Dynamic Capabilities, Creativity and Knowledge Transfer, Governance in Transition Economies
Academy of Management
Academy of International Business
Strategic Management Society