As an Academic
Steve is a “Distinguished Professor” and the Creative Enterprise Endowed Professor at UNM’s Anderson School of Management. He is the co-director of the Technology Entrepreneurship Program and is the concentration director for MOT program and ETM program at UNM. He is the PI of the MS Project Management (PM) at UNM Anderson school. He holds many business service awards including the lifetime achievement award for commercialization of Micro, Nano and Disruptive technologies firms from MANCEF, UNM Anderson’s service award, and recognized as a New Mexico Technology Commercialization “All Stars” by the New Mexico Economic Development Department. He has written over 200 archival academic and practitioner articles, books and book chapters. He has been recognized as one of top ten researchers worldwide in Technology and Innovation Management and has been recognized as one of the top researchers in Technology Entrepreneurship over a 15 year period of time.
As an Industry Professional
He was a manager at a division of a fortune 500 firm, PM and General Manager of a small and Medium enterprise. He is also a serial entrepreneur and has helped to attract tens of millions of dollars to firms where he was either a founder, president and or vice president. He has been involved mainly in the emerging technology commercialization professionally. More specifically he initially focused on semiconductor materials, Pharmaceuticals, Ceramics, and Pheromones. During the last twenty years he has focused his efforts on technology project management and commercialization of emerging technologies like Micro, Nano, Biotech, Low Touch Economy, Additive Manufacturing and IoT. He is the president of Janus Ventures Inc. a consulting firm. He is active in the venture community.
Topics of Expertise: Entrepreneurship, Small Business, Social Entrepreneurship, Innovation Creativity, New Venture Creation, Sustainable Development Goals, Science & Technology, Family Business
Type of Students Taught: Undergraduate, Graduate, Executive
Willing to Travel: Yes
Primary Language of Teaching: English
Years In-Person Teaching Experience: 25
Years Online Teaching Experience: 10
Do you Prefer to Teach Only Online? No
Are you Research Active? Yes