William D. Guth Distinguished Service Award

The STR William D. Guth Distinguished Service Award (created in 2017) is given every other year, in odd-numbered years. The recipient will be an STR member with at least 15 years of service to the field, who has made significant contributions to activities within the STR Division, the Academy of Management, and/or to the broader field of strategic management. 

Award criteria may include editorial contributions at journals or of edited volumes of strategy research, significant contributions to the Academy of Management, conference organizing, administrative roles, or textbook authorship. Those who have served as STR officers are ineligible until at least five years after their term ends.

Ed Zajac (Northwestern U.)

Duane Ireland (Texas A&M U.)