JIBS at Rutgers Business School
Editorship of Journal of International Business Studies arrived at Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick, when Professor John Cantwell of the Department of Management and Global Business became the Editor-in-Chief for the 2011-2013 term. Professor Cantwell has been chosen again, for a second term as the editor-in-chief of the Journal of International Business Studies for the 2013-2016 term. JIBS Office at Rutgers is located on the tenth floor of Rutgers Business School at 1 Washington Park in Newark, New Jersey.
Rutgers University hosted the sixth JIBS Editors meeting for the Editorial Team on January 7-9, 2016 at Rutgers Business School in Newark, New Jersey.
2016 JIBS Decade Award
The article, “A quarter century of Culture's Consequences: a review of empirical research incorporating Hofstede's cultural values framework”, by Bradley L. Kirkman (North Carolina State University), Kevin B. Lowe (University of Auckland) and Cristina B. Gibson (University of Western Australia) has been selected as the winner of the 2016 JIBS Decade Award.
JIBS-Related Events, February - June 2016
1. Virginia Tech presentation (local organizer, Pooja Thakur), April 2016 – John Cantwell (presenter)
2. Academy of International Business annual conference, New Orleans, June 2016
a. AIB Executive Board meeting, June 25-26 - report by John Cantwell
b. Paper Development Workshop, June 27 - organized by Alexandra Vo and Petra Christmann, panel presentations by John Cantwell, Alain Verbeke (invited to share his vision for the journal going forward), Alvaro Cuervo Cazurra and Mona Makhija, with participation of most of the current JIBS editorial team
c. Meet the Editors Panel for participants in the Junior Faculty and Doctoral Consortia, June 27 - Alain Verbeke
d. JIBS Editors meeting, June 28 - John Cantwell
e. JIBS Editorial Boards Meeting and Luncheon, with presentation of Best Reviewer Awards, June 28 - John Cantwell
f. 2016 JIBS Decade Award Panel discussing the JIBS 2006 Award-winning paper by Bradley Kirkman, Kevin Lowe and Cristina Gibson, June 30 - organized by John Cantwell, with presentations by a selection of the winning authors, and as commentators Kendall Roth and Timothy Devinney
g. JIBS Report to the AIB Annual Meeting, June 30 - John Cantwell
Upcoming JIBS-Related Events Scheduled, July-December 2016
1. Academy of Management annual conference, Anaheim, August 2016, IMD Meet the Editor’s Panel – Alain Verbeke, or a representative of the incoming editorial team (presenter)
2. AIB Middle East—North Africa (MENA) Chapter PDW, Dubai, August 2016 – Becky Reuber (presenter)
3. AIB Western European Chapter conference, JIBS workshop, Vienna, December 2016 – Ulf Andersson and José Pla Barber (presenters)