Faculty Profile for Dr. Phillip Eugene Davis

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Dr. Phillip Eugene Davis
Assistant Professor — Department of Management
MCOY 524
phone: (512) 245-2571

Biography Section

Teaching Interests

Strategic Management
Family and Small Business Management

Research Interests

Organizational capabilities
Agency Issues and Governance
Small Business Management

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Davis, P. E., Fox, C. J., DeBode, J., & Peterson, L. T. (n.d.). Avoiding the Appearance of Incompetence the Key to Success? An Examination of Team Goal Orientation and Performance in a Simulation Environment. Journal of Educational Computing Research.
  • Peake, W. O., McDowell, W., Harris, M. L., & Davis, P. E. (2018). Can Women Entrepreneurs Plan to Prosper? Exploring the Role of Gender as a Moderator of the Planning-Performance Relationship. In Inside of the Mind of the Entrepreneur (pp. 121–133). Springer, Cham.
  • Davis, P. E., & Bendickson, J. (2018). Strategic Antecedents of Innovation: Variance between small and large firms. Journal of Small Business Management, (00), 1–18.
  • Bendickson, J., Davis, P., & Midgett, C. (2016, November). Improv Pitch: Using Shark Tank for Business Pitches and Comparisons. (D. Winkel, Ed.), Experiential Entrepreneurship Exercises Journal. Normal, IL, USA. Retrieved from http://launchideas.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/EEEJ-Volume-2-Issue-2.pdf#page=20
  • Bendickson, J., Muldoon, J., Ligouri, E., & Davis, P. (2016). Agency theory: Background and epistemology. Journal of Management History, 22(4), 437–449.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: College Teaching Excellence, McCoy College of Business Administration - Texas State University. 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Best Empirical Paper, Small Business Institute. 2015

Selected Service Activities

Reviewer / Referee
Journal of Educational Computing Research
Board Member
Lake Travis Youth Association
Editorial Review Board Member
Journal of Small Business Strategy
Assurance of Learning
Reviewer / Referee
Journal of Small Business Management