Todd Moss

Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship
Faculty Director, Sustainable Enterprise Partnership

(315) 443-9215
Room: 540

Ph.D., Texas Tech University

Todd W. Moss is an Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship and Sustainability at the Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University. Prior to his career in academe, he worked at Ford Motor Company in various product strategy and engineering assignments. He earned his Ph.D. in Business Administration with an emphasis in Strategy and Entrepreneurship from Texas Tech University in 2011. He also holds BS and MS degrees in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA, all from Brigham Young University. He and his wife Jenifer have been married for 17 years and are the joyful parents of three sons and five daughters.

• SHR/LPP/EST 450: Sustainable Enterprise
• BUA 650/EST 696: Managing Sustainability
• BUA 759/EST 796: Sustainability-driven Enterprise

Professor Moss’s research interests focus on the intersections of entrepreneurship, innovation, and social responsibility. His most recent work addresses crowdfunding and the various types of value creation pursued by microenterprises. He research has appeared in journals such as Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, and Family Business Review, among others.

Selected Publications
1. Moss, T.W., Payne, G.T., & Moore, C. (2014). Strategic consistency of exploration and exploitation in family businesses. Family Business Review, 27(1): 51-71 (Special Issue on Expanding the Temporal Dimensions of Family Enterprise Research).

2. Lumpkin, G. T., Moss, T. W., Gras, D. M., Kato, S., & Amezcua, A. S. (2013). Entrepreneurial processes in social contexts: How are they different, if at all? Small Business Economics, 40(3): 761-783 (Invited paper to the Special Issue on Social Entrepreneurship).

3. Moss, T.W., Short, J.C., Payne, G.T., & Lumpkin, G.T. (2011). Dual identities in social ventures: An exploratory study. Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, 35(4): 805-830.

4. Short, J.C., Moss, T.W., & Lumpkin, G.T. (2009). Research in social entrepreneurship: Past contributions and future opportunities. Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, 3: 161-194.

5. Moss, T.W. & Bowman, W.J. (2002). Design considerations when using edge-mounted heat pipes in space radiators. Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, 39(1): 41-49.

6. Bowman, W.J., Moss, T.W., Maynes, D., & Paulson, K. (2000). Efficiency of a constant area, adiabatic tip, heat pipe fin. Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 14(1): 112-115.