Dean, Girard School of Business
Ph.D., Katz Graduate School of Business, U. of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Major: Strategy, Business Environment, and Organizations
Minor: Organizational Psychology
Dissertation Title: Environmental attitudes and environmental management behavior: An application of the theory of planned behavior
MBA, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Major: Management/Public Policy
BA, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Phone: (978) 837-5401
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Recent Publications and Professional Experience
Refereed Journal Articles:
Cordano, M., Welcomer, S., Scherer, R., Pradenas, L., & Parada, V., “A Cross-Cultural Assessment of Three Theories of Pro-Environmental Behavior: A Comparison Between Business Students of Chile and the United States.” Environment and Behavior, 2011; 43(5): 634-657.
Cordano, M., Welcomer, S., Scherer, R., Pradenas, L., & Parada, V., “Understanding Cultural Differences in the Antecedents of pro-Environmental Behavior: A Comparative Analysis of Business Students in the United States and Chile.” Journal of Environmental Education, 2010; 41(4): 224-238.
Cordano, M., Marshall, R.S., & Silverman, M., “How Do Small and Medium Enterprises Go ‘Green’? A Study of the Environmental Management Programs in the U.S. Wine Industry.” Journal of Business Ethics, 2010; 92: 463-478.
Refereed Conference Presentations with Proceedings:
Greens in the Vines: The Role of Consumers’ Environmental Concerns Regarding Inclination to Make Wine Purchase Decisions (with Fitzmaurice, J., Martinson, T., and Wise, A.),2012 Proceedings of the Twenty-third Annual Meeting of the International Association for Business and Society: 134-145.
The Benefits of Structural Equation Modeling for Developing and Testing Corporate Social Performance Theory (with Welcomer, S.A., & Griffiths, A.),2007 Proceedings of the Eighteenth Annual Meeting of the International Association for Business and Society: 121-125.