Sharique Hasan


Associate Professor

Academic Area: Strategy

Teaching / Research Interests

Entrepreneurial Strategy, Digitization, Field Experiments

Mailing Information

Duke University: The Fuqua School of Business
100 Fuqua Drive
Durham, NC 27708


Sharique Hasan is an Associate Professor of Strategy at the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and an Associate Professor of Sociology (by courtesy). His primary research uses experiments and big data to study the entrepreneurial process, innovation, and the social and community implications of these. He earned his Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University in 2010 after completing his B.S. in Computer Science and Philosophy at Rutgers College and his M.S. in Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon. Before his current position at Duke, he was a faculty member at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University in California.

His research is published in leading journals such as Management Science, Strategic Management Journal, American Sociological Review, Organization Science, Strategy Science, and Administrative Science Quarterly. Hasan has also presented his work at major universities and with governmental and non-governmental organizations.

At Duke, he runs a lab called the Technological Opportunity Lab, which provides research, data, and software to help accelerate the translation of science with the potential to improve human well-being (

In his current roles, Hasan serves as a Deputy Editor for Organization Science and has previously been an Associate Editor for Management Science. He is also a member of the editorial boards for the Strategic Management Journal and the Journal of Management (Scientific Reports). He also serves as a Board Member and Co-Scientific Director of the Innovation Growth Lab, a think-tank focused on broadening the impact of innovation and entrepreneurship through research and policy.

At Duke, Hasan teaches an elective course on Strategy Implementation. He has previously taught the core Strategy class across several programs, including the Daytime MBA, Weekend Executive MBA, Global Executive MBA, and Master of Management Studies. His excellence in teaching was recognized in 2018 with the Excellence in Teaching Award for the MMS:DKU program.