Jeffrey Pinto

Penn State University

Jeffrey K. Pinto, Ph.D. holds the Andrew Morrow and Elizabeth Lee Black Chair in the Management of Technology at Penn State University. He is the author or editor of 23 books and over 120 scientific papers, dealing with project management, innovation, and technology management themes. The third edition of his textbook, "Project Management: Achieving Competitive Advantage," is due out in 2012. Most recently, he co-edited the "Oxford Handbook of Project Management" with Peter Morris and Jonas Soderlund through Oxford University Press (2011). Dr. Pinto is the lead faculty member for Penn State's on-line Master in Project Management degree program. Since 2005, he has served as department editor for projects with IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management. Dr. Pinto is a two-time recipient of the Distinguished Contribution Award through the Project Management Institute and was the 2009 winner of PMI's Research Achievement Award.