Professor and Department Chair
Petra is Professor and Department Chair in the Department of Management and Global Business at Rutgers Business School. Petra is well-known for her research on corporate environmental sustainability and social responsibility strategies in a global context. Her research has been published in leading academic journals such as the Academy of Management Journal, the Strategic Management Journal, the Journal of International Business Studies, Business Ethics Quarterly and the Journal of Business Ethics as well as in practitioner journals such as the Academy of Management Executive. Prior to joining Rutgers in 2004 Petra was on the faculty of the Darden School at the University of Virginia. She received a Ph. D. with a dual major in Strategy and International Business from the Anderson School at UCLA, a graduate degree in International Economic Policy Research from the Kiel Institute of Works Economics in Kiel, Germany, and a Diplom-Kaufmann (Business) degree from the Technische Universität Berlin in Germany.