Deepak HegdeAssociate Professor of Management and Organizations and Director at Endless Frontier Labs, New York University, Stern School of Business
Deepak Hegde’s research focuses on entrepreneurship and innovation. He studies how entrepreneurs and inventors in science and technology based industries overcome the challenges associated with commercializing their ideas. His work has been published in journals such as Science, Journal of Finance, Management Science, Organization Science, Journal of Law & Economics, and Research Policy. He is a recipient of the Kauffman Faculty Fellowship for entrepreneurship research and the Thomas Alva Edison Fellowship awarded by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
Professor Hegde teaches MBA courses on Competitive Strategy, Corporate Strategy and Entrepreneurship and coordinates a PhD course on innovation. He was named one of the world’s best 40 under 40 business school professors by Poets & Quants.
Prior to joining Stern’s Management and Organizations department in 2010, Professor Hegde had worked at Bosch, a large technology-based German company, and Abt Associates, a research and consulting firm for the U.S. government and business sectors. He earned his B.E. in Industrial Engineering with distinction from the Mysore University, M.S. in Public Policy from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley.