Joshua R. Aaron is an Assistant Professor of Management at East Carolina University. He teaches Strategic Management at the undergraduate and MBA levels. Dr. Aaron holds a BS in Accounting (2001), MBA in Strategic Management (2003) and a PhD in Strategic Management (2008), all from the University of Alabama. His research interests include executive compensation, healthcare management, strategic management and human resource management.
Dr. Aaron has previously published work in Corporate Reputation Review, International Journal of Organizational Analysis, Journal of Education for Business, and Nonprofit Voluntary Sector Quarterly among other journals. He has presented at the Academy of Management and Southern Management Association annual meetings as well as the Babson Entrepreneurship Research Conference.
Dr. Aaron serves as President of the Board of Governors at Ironwood Country Club and Secretary of the Board of Directors of the Rachael Lynn Smith Foundation. Prior to academia, he served as an auditor for Ernst & Young, LLP in Birmingham, AL.