Dr. Jill Kickul

Dr. Jill Kickul

Dr. Jill Kickul

Dr. Jill Kickul is the Director of the Stewart Satter Program in Entrepreneurship at the Berkley Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at New York University’s Stern School of Business. In her faculty position, Professor Kickul teaches courses in both entrepreneurship and social entrepreneurship. Her primary research areas of interest include innovation and strategic processes within new ventures, micro-financing practices and wealth creation in transitioning economies, and social entrepreneurship. She is the author of Entrepreneurship Strategy: Changing Patterns in New Venture Creation, Growth, and Reinvention, and has published more than 50 publications in entrepreneurship and management journals. She has taught entrepreneurship for the Helsinki School of Economics, the International Bank of Asia, and delivered research seminars at the Stockholm School of Economics. Dr. Kickul earned her B.B.A. from the University of St. Francis of Illinois, her M.B.A. from DePaul University, and her M.A. and Ph.D. from Northern Illinois University.