John R. Busenbark is an assistant professor in the Management & Organization Department of the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame. He holds a PhD in Strategic Management from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, and he received an MBA with a concentration in Finance from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. John's primary research interests include corporate governance and research methods. Within corporate governance, John studies the information economics of how managers can ameliorate unfavorable reactions to negative events in their organizations by voluntarily disclosing information to capital market participants. John's research methods interests include endogeneity, non-spherical disturbances, model specification, and construct operationalization.
In addition to his research, John serves in a leadership position of the Research Methods Community in the Strategic Management Society. He is also on the Editorial Review Board for Leadership Quarterly, and he acts as an ad hoc referee for many of the field's top journals including Academy of Management Journal, Academy of Management Review, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management, and Organizational Research Methods, among many others.