Michael Roach

The Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
J. Thomas and Nancy W. Clark Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences/Cornell SC Johnson College of Business

Contact Information

375C Warren Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-4284

Michael Roach

The Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management
J. Thomas and Nancy W. Clark Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences/Cornell SC Johnson College of Business

Expertise

Entrepreneurship; science and engineering workforce; science policy; technology strategy; intellectual property

Current Research Interest

Founding teams of university startups; career choices of science and engineering doctorates; immigration policy and the science and engineering workforce

Distinction

Academy of Management Best Conference Paper
Kauffman Foundation Junior Faculty Fellowship for Entrepreneurship Research

Selected Publications

Roach, Michael, and John Skrentny. “Why Foreign STEM PhDs are Unlikely to Work for US Technology Startups.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA (2019).

Roach, Michael. “Encouraging Entrepreneurship in University Labs: Research Activities, Research Outputs, and Early Doctorate Careers.” PLOS One 12, no. 2 (2017): e0170444.

Cornell Research Website Article

Entrepreneurial Scientists and Engineers