Radha Chaganti
Professor Email: chaganti@rider.edu
Phone Number: 609-895-5529
Department Name:
Department of Management
Office Location:
Sweigart Hall 235

Faculty Office Hours

Mailing Address:
2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Role: 
Faculty
Title: 
Professor
Email: 
chaganti@rider.edu
Phone Number: 
609-895-5529
Department Name: 
Department of Management
Mailing Address: 
2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Office Location: 
Sweigart Hall 235

Areas of Expertise: Strategic management of small businesses; ethnic and women entrepreneurship

Background Information

  • Doctor of Philosophy, 1979, State University of NY - Buffalo, Planning and Policy in Organizations; Organization Theory
  • Master of Business Administration, 1969, Indian Institute Management, Calcutta, Finance
  • Master of Arts, 1967, Osmania University, India, Economics
  • Bachelor’s of Arts, 1964, Osmania University, India, Economics, Political Sciences, English

Refereed Articles

  • Meric, I., Gong, L., Chaganti, R., & Meric, G. (2012). A Comparison of the Financial Characteristics of U.S. and Japanese Electrical and Electronics Equipment Manufacturing Firms. Southwest Business and Economics Journal, 20, 27-36.

Refereed Proceedings
Full Paper

  • Chaganti, R. & Chaganti, R. (2009).  Pathways to Failure: A Study Failed Vs. Not-Failed Internet New Ventures.  The Small Business Institute Annual Conference.

Presentation of Refereed Papers
International

  • Meric, I., Chaganti, R., Gong, L., & Meric, G. (2012). A Comparison of the Financial Characteristics of U.S. and Japanese Electronics Firms. Academy of Business Administration.

National

  • Campbell, D. & Chaganti, R. (2010, February).  Requiring Multimedia in Student Research Projects: A Best Practice in the Making. Fourth Annual Conference of the Small Business Institute, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Honors/Awards/Grants
Awards

  • 2008:  Best Practices Award for ENT 420: Student Venture Experience Small Business Institute National Meetings, San Diego, CA February.
  • 2002:  Best Reviewer Entrepreneurship Division, Academy of Management.
  • 2002:  Distinguished Conceptual Paper Award (2002) for the co-authored paper, Chaganti, R.; Brush, C.G.; Haksever, C. and Cook,R.G., Stakeholder Influence Strategies of Entrepreneurial New Ventures and Their Value Outcomes San Diego, CA - February, 2002 Small Business Institute Directors Association.
  • 1999:  Best Reviewer, Entrepreneurship Division, Academy of Management

Honors

  • 2010:  Rider University Developmental Leave.
  • 2007:  Paid Research Leave Rider University.
  • 2005:  Paid Research Leave.
  • 2004:  Davis Research Fellowship.
  • 2003:  Davis Research Fellowship.
  • 2000:  Paid Research Leave.
  • 1999:  Summer Research Fellowships.
  • 1998:  For organizing management workshops for area family business owners, and upgrading the Entrepreneurship concentration to a major in CBA Jesse H. Harper Endowed Professorship.
  • 1997:  For organizing management workshops for area family business owners, and upgrading the Entrepreneurship concentration to a major in CBA Jesse H. Harper Endowed Professorship.
  • 1996:  Summer Research Fellowships.
  • 1995:  Davis Research Fellowship.
  • 1994:  Davis Research Fellowship.
  • 1994:  Summer Research Fellowships.
  • 1992:  Paid Research Leave.
  • 1991:  Summer Research Fellowships.
  • 1987:  Summer Research Fellowships.