Mehdi Sharifi Khobdeh

Assistant Professor

Master of Business Administration from Sharif University of Technology

Doctorate in Strategic Management and International Business from Old Dominion University

sharifim@canisius.edu 716-888-3215 Office: CT 515

Dr. Mehdi Sharifi Khobdeh joined the Management Department at Canisius College in 2019. He received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, earned a Master of Business Administration from Sharif University of Technology, and a Doctorate in Strategic Management and International Business from Old Dominion University. Dr. Sharifi Khobdeh’s research interests include International Strategic Management, International Entrepreneurship and National Institutions. His research has been published and presented in various journals and conferences such as Management International Review, Academy of Management, Southern Management Association, and Academy of International Business. Prior to joining the Management Department at Canisius College, Dr. Sharifi Khobdeh was an assistant professor of management at Fayetteville State University. He worked for several companies in various fields such as project management, human resource management and organizational excellence. Currently, Dr. Sharifi Khobdeh is a member of the Academy of Management, and the Southern Management Association.