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Eliezer Geisler Biography

Eliezer Geisler

Eliezer Geisler
Distinguished Professor of Organizational Behavior





Main Campus, IIT Tower, 18F4-2
Downtown Campus, Room 408


Ph.D., Northwestern University, Organization Behavior
M.B.A., Tel Aviv University, Finance and Organization
B.A., Tel Aviv University, Labor Studies and Political Science


Eliezer Geisler is a Distinguished Professor at IIT Stuart School of Business and a leading scholar in the areas of technology management and knowledge management. His research, published in 10 books and over 80 scholarly articles has contributed fundamental and innovative ideas that have significantly influenced the study of many areas, including industry-university-government alliances, entrepreneurship, and technology transfer and commercialization. He also conducted pioneering research in the field of management of healthcare technologies and co-founded the International Journal of Healthcare Technology and Management.

Professor Geisler was recently awarded the 2013 Medal of Excellence, given annually by the Portland International Center for Management of Engineering and Technology (PICMET).

Research Interests: 

Management of Technology
Knowledge Management