Alfredo J. Mauri, Ph.D.

Director, International Business & Associate Professor, Management
Office: Mandeville 376 (entrance through Accounting Suite or MV384)
Phone: (610) 660-1120
Fax: (610) 660-1229


Mechanical engineering, Universidad Simon Bolivar, Caracas '83

M.B.A., Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Administracion (IESA), Caracas '85

Ph.D., Strategic Management , Temple University '96

Professional Experience

2004-Present Associate Professor, Deparment of Management, Haub School of Business, Saint Joseph’s University 

2001-2004 Assistant Professor, Deparment of Management, Haub School of Business, Saint Joseph’s University

1997 -2001 Assistant Professor, Deparment of Management, Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, City University of New York

1987-1990 Director of Planning, Seguros La Seguridad, Caracas, Venezuela

1986 Assistant to the Reinsurance Manager, Seguros La Seguridad, Caracas, Venezuela

1985 Product Specialist, Citibank Investment Banking, Caracas, Venezuela

Courses Taught

Undergraduate: Business Policy, Global Strategic Planning

Graduate (Executive MBA): Global Business, Capstone Simulation, International Residency


Mauri, Alfredo J., Sangcheol Song, S., & João Neiva de Figueiredo, J. 2017. Determinants of Corporate International Expansion beyond the Home Region: An Empirical Examination of U.S. MNEs' Expansion to Europe and Asia-Pacific. Global Strategy Journal, In press.

Mauri, Alfredo J., João Neiva de Figueiredo, , & Nicholas S. Rashford, S. J. 2015. Ignatian Pedagogy in the Strategy Classroom: Experience, Reflection and Action Towards Better Managerial Decisions. Journal of Jesuit Business Education, 6(1), 77-100.

Neiva de Figueiredo, João, Sangcheol Song, & Alfredo Mauri 2015. Using Discovery-Based Learning to Develop International Business Soft Skills: Foreign Country Issue Analyses in Term-Long Cross-Cultural Projects with ESL Students. Journal of International Business Education, 10, 59-82.

McMillan, G. Steven, Alfredo Mauri& Debra Casey. 2014. The Scientific Openness Decision Model: “Gaming” The Technological and Scientific Outcomes. Technological Forecasting & Social Change, 86, 132–142.

Mauri, Alfredo, Jing Lin & João Neiva de Figueiredo, 2013. The Influence of Strategic Patterns of Internationalization on the Accuracy and Bias of Earnings Forecasts by Financial Analysts. International Business Review, 22(4), 725-735.

Neiva de Figueiredo, João & Alfredo Mauri, 2013. Developing International Managerial Skills Through the Cross-cultural Assignment: Experiential Learning by Matching U.S.-based and International Students. Journal of Management Education, 37(3), 367-399.

Mauri, Alfredo & João Neiva de Figueiredo 2011. Strategic Patterns of Internationalization and Performance Variability: Effects of US-Based MNC Cross-Border Dispersion, Integration, and Outsourcing. Journal of International Management, 18(1), 38–51.

Mauri, Alfredo 2009. Influence of MNC Network Configuration Patterns on the Volatility of Firm Performance: An Empirical Investigation. Management International Review, 49 (6), 691-707.

Mauri, Alfredo, 2007. Internal and External Networks: Balancing the Incentives to Collaborate with the Control Requirements of a Global Strategy. International Journal of Business Strategy, 7 (2), 142-152.

Mauri, Alfredo & Rakesh B. Sambharya, 2003. The Performance Implications of a Global Integration Strategy in Global Industries: An Empirical Investigation using Inter-Area Product Flows. Management International Review, 43(2-Special Issue), Can Multinationals Bridge the Gap between Global and Local, 27-45.

McMillan, G. Steven, Alfredo Mauri & Robert D. Hamilton III, 2003. The Impact of Publishing and Patenting Activities on New Product Development and Firm Performance: The Case of the US Pharmaceutical Industry. International Journal of Innovation Management, 7(2), 213-221.

Mauri, Alfredo & Arvind V. Phatak, 2001. Global Integration as Inter-Area Product Flows: The Internalization of Ownership and Location Factors Influencing Product Flows across MNC units. Management International Review, 41(3), 233-249.

Mauri, Alfredo & Rakesh B. Sambharya, 2001. The Impact of Global Integration on MNE Performance: Evidence from Global Industries. International Business Review, 10(4), 441-454.

Mauri, Alfredo, 2000. Influence of Industry and Firm-Effects on Global Strategy: Assessing the Heterogeneity of Global Industries using Variance Components Analysis. Journal of Global Business, 12 (Spring), 75-83.

Mauri, Alfredo, 2000. Strategies Influencing International Flows of Products across Units of Multinational Corporations: A Firm-Level Study of Intra-Firm Transfers. Global Focus (formerly Business & the Contemporary World), 12(2), 111-121.

Mauri, Alfredo & G. Steven McMillan, 1999. The Influence of Technology on Strategic Alliances: An Application of the Utterback and Abernathy Model of Product and Process Innovation. International Journal of Innovation Management, 3(4), 367-378.

Mauri, Alfredo & Max Michaels, 1998. Industry Effects Within Strategic Management Management: An Empirical Examination. Strategic Management Journal, 19(3), 211-219.