George Mason UniversitySchool of Business

Affiliated Faculty

At George Mason University, recognized as one of the top research universities in the nation by the influential Carnegie Classification.

Housed within a nationally-ranked  School of Business with 100+ faculty—in the fields of accounting, finance, information systems and operations management, management, and marketing—eager to engage with Mason GovCon in order to build an academic competency in the business of government and government contracting,

The Center for Government Contracting offers access to both the GovCon network and funds for research and writing, to en the understanding of the unique business interests on both sides of this market—government and business.

Affiliated Faculty appointments will

  • Encourage academic research in GovCon;
  • Advance the research reputation of the faculty and the Center;
  • Offer grants and honoraria to support the effort faculty can bring to this discussion; and
  • Offer a new avenue to engage faculty who share our interest to create a more efficient and effective market for the public good.

Current Appointments

Victoria Grady

Assistant Professor

Her research is focused on the inherent loss of stability suffered by organizations introducing and implementing organizational change. Grady continues to build on her original research and actively integrates theoretical concepts with practical application in the field of management. Her practice case studies include issues of organizational change/trust and include federal government institutions, non-profit organizations, and private sector companies.

Brett Josephson

Assistant Professor
Profile | Research Project

Josephson's research interests includes:

  • Strategic marketing management
  • Marketing-finance interface
  • Relationship marketing
  • Innovation, with special interest in business-to-business and business-to-government relationships

Anant Mishra

Associate Professor, Supply Chain and Operations
Carlson School of Management
University of Minnesota

Mishra's research interests includes:

  • Project management
  • New product development
  • Distributed work
  • Work design
  • Crowdsourcing/innovation contests
  • Empirical research