Andrew Nelson

Andrew Nelson

Andrew Nelson

Associate Vice President of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Associate Professor of Management
Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship, Oregon MBA, Oregon Executive MBA

Andrew Nelson is associate professor of management and Stewart Distinguished Professor at the University of Oregon. He also serves as the University of Oregon's associate vice president for entrepreneurship and innovation and as academic director of the Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship.

Andrew received his PhD in management science and engineering from Stanford University, where he subsequently served as a Lecturer. He also holds an MSc (with distinction) from Oxford University and a BA (with honors and distinction) from Stanford.

Nelson’s research explores the development and commercialization of technological innovations in fields ranging from digital music to green chemistry to biotechnology. An award-winning teacher, he also is the author of Technology Ventures: From Idea to Enterprise (McGraw-Hill), now entering its 5th edition in multiple translations and used in entrepreneurship courses worldwide.