School of BusinessFaculty and Research

Joseph Coombs
Associate Professor
Area: Management

Snead Hall
301 W. Main Street
PO Box 844000
Richmond, VA, 23284-4000
Office: 4213
Phone: (804) 828-7112
Email: jecoombs2@vcu.edu
Teaching Interests: Entrepreneurship Creativity Strategic Management
Research Interests: Entrepreneurship Corporate Governance

Joseph E. Coombs is an Associate Professor of Management and Academic Director for Entrepreneurship Programs in the School of Business at Virginia Commonwealth University where he teaches courses in entrepreneurship and strategic management. He received his PhD from Temple University. He has held faculty positions at Rutgers University, James Madison University, the University of Richmond, and Texas A&M University. His research has been published in premier academic journals including the Academy of Management Journal, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, and Strategic Management Journal.