Prof. Dr. Kent Byus

Teaching Areas

  • Entrepreneurship, Creativity & Innovation
  • New Venture Creation
  • Entrepreneurial Marketing
  • Marketing Research

Teaching Areas Hochschule Worms

  • Entrepreneurial Marketing
  • International Entrepreneurship

Research Interests

  • Entpreneurial Behaviour and Decisioin Making
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Social Entrepreneurial Opportunity Recognition
  • Governmental Accountability

Current Projects

  • Advising the Entrepreneur: Why good Advice Sometimes Falls on Deaf Ears.
    The characteristics and orientation associated with an entrepreneur's willingness and psychological ability to accept contructive criticism about her/his new venture, innovation, or idea.

Reviewer Activities

  • Journal of Business Venturing
  • Journal of Entrepreneurship & Ethics
  • Marketing Education Review
  • Journal of Business and Entrepreneurship

Selected Publications

  • 2016, Who Audits America´s Local Governments?
    Government Clients Move Downstream to Regional and Local Audit Firms
    Deis, Donald and Byus, Kent (2016): SAM Advanced Management Journal, Vol. 81, Iss. 2, Pages 21-30.

Additional Information

  • Chair of the Management and Marketing Department: College of Business: Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.
  • Associate Director for Research and Education:Coastal Bend Business Innovation Center.
  • Board of Directors: Society of Advancement of Management.