Dr. Fred David

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Dr. Fred David

Transouth Professor of Strategic Planning
Professor of Business Administration

Office: FH 261
Phone: 843-661-1431


Ph.D., The University of South Carolina
M.B.A., Wake Forest University
B.S., Wake Forest University


Dr. Fred David joined Francis Marion faculty in 1988. He teaches Strategic Management. His textbook Strategic Management:Concepts and Cases,16th Edition (published by Pearson, Inc.) is currently used at over 400 universities globally and is available in eight languages. The author website is www.strategyclub.com; the 17th edition is forthcoming 1-2-19. Dr. David has more than 40 journal articles published in such journals as Academy of Management Review, the Journal of Business StrategyAcademy of Management ExecutiveBusiness Horizons, and Advanced Management Journal.