Andrew Nelson

andrew nelson

Andrew Nelson

Associate Vice President of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Randall C. Papé Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Associate Professor of Management
Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship, Oregon MBA, Oregon Executive MBA

Andrew Nelson is the Randall C. Papé Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and Associate Professor of Management 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.

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