Laurel Ofstein

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Laurel Ofstein
Assistant Professor of Management
Office: 
(269) 387-5417
Location: 
3341 Schneider Hall, Mail Stop 5429
Mailing address: 
Department of Management
Haworth College of Business
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5429 USA
Education: 
  • Ph.D., Business Administration (Entrepreneurship), University of Illinois at Chicago
  • MBA, DePaul University (Chicago)
  • B.A., Kalamazoo College
Teaching interests: 
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Family business
  • Strategy
Research interests: 
  • How entrepreneurs innovate
  • Factors that drive individual entrepreneurial intentions and behaviors
Bio: 

Dr. Laurel Ofstein is an assistant professor of management at Western Michigan University's Haworth College of Business.

She has most recently published articles on how learned creativity skills support innovative outcomes, as well as about the influences of organizational climate on innovation.