Associate Professor
Charles Y Murnieks

  • USA

Universities & Institutions

  • Oregon State University

Areas of Interest

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurial Behaviour

Dr. Charles Y. Murnieks is an Assistant Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship in the Oregon State University College of Business.

Before joining OSU, he held a faculty position at the Air Force Academy in Colorado. Before beginning his academic career, Dr. Murnieks served 20 years as an officer in the U.S. Air Force.

He is an award-winning teacher and scholar. In his research, Dr. Murnieks investigates entrepreneurial passion as well as equity investing in new ventures. His research has been published in various journals such as the Journal of Management, Journal of Business Venturing, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, and Journal of Management Studies.

He currently serves on the editorial board for two entrepreneurship journals, and teaches courses in strategy and entrepreneurship. Dr. Murnieks earned his doctorate at the University of Colorado and holds an MBA from UCLA and a B.S. in civil engineering from the Air Force Academy.

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Passion for Entrepreneurship or Passion for the Product? A Conjoint Analysis of Angel and VC Decision-making

Details Year: 2018 Published in: Journal of Business Venturing, 33: 315-332. Cited as: Warnick, B. J., Murnieks, C. Y., McMullen, J. S., & Brooks, W. T. 2018. Passion for entrepreneurship or passion for the product? A conjoint analysis of angel and VC decision-making. Journal of Business Venturing, 33: 315-332. Abstract Passion is important to venture [...]