Davis College of Business at Jacksonville University

Faculty & Research

Dr. Mohamad Sepehri

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Associate Dean, Director of Graduate Programs and Professor of Management


Dr. Mohamad Sepehri (Dr. Mo) is the Associate Dean and Director of the Graduate Business Programs (MBA, EMBA, MSOL, and DBA) and professor of Strategic International Management at Davis College of Business, Jacksonville University. He has a unique combination of academic and business experience, with extensive background in strategic management/leadership and broad experience in international and global business operations.  Dr. Sepehri has Triple-Ph.D. in Management, Higher Education Administration, and Comparative Political Economy from Indiana University, Bloomington

Dr. Sepehri is the Executive Editor of the Journal of Security & Sustainability.  He also serves on the editorial boards of numerous academic and professional journals.  He has many research and publications in professional and refereed journals and he is frequent and distinguished speaker at national as well as international forums.  Dr. Sepehri has been acknowledged as “outstanding contributor” to the field and he has been credited for his contributions to several textbook editions.  Dr. Mo has received numerous First-Place and Gold Awards for business plan, community service projects, partnership with business projects, state leadership, and etc.  He has served one the Executive Board of the Academy of International Business (AIBSE) for twenty years and he is the treasurer of the organization.   Dr. Sepehri has been listed in the Harvard Business Who’s Who as a distinguished scholar in international business.  He was inducted as AIBSE Fellow in 2014.  Dr. Sepehri has over 35 years of experience in strategic planning and global competitive market analysis.  He is a consultant and research analyst to business corporations



Triple Ph.D. (Management, Higher Education Administration and Comparative Political Economy, International Relations) - Indiana University (1982)
MBA (Management and Administration, and Minor in International Business) - Indiana University (1976)
B.A. (Public Relations and Marketing, and Minor in Advertising) - College of Mass Communications (1972)















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