University of Tennessee

Russell Crook

Department: Global Supply Chain, Global Supply Chain Institute, Healthcare, Leadership & Strategy, Management and Entrepreneurship, Physician Executive MBA

Title: First Horizon Professor, Department of Management & Entrepreneurship, Cheryl Massingale Faculty Research Fellow, and Department Head


Florida State University, Ph.D. Strategic Management and Supply Chain Management

American University, M.B.A. Finance

Florida State University, B.S. Economics

411 Stokely Management Center

Russell Crook is the First Horizon Professor of Management in the Haslam College of Business at UT. Crook holds a Ph.D. in Strategic Management from Florida State University. He teaches strategic planning and implementation, and he has published over 30 articles on strategy and entrepreneurship topics. He also works with organizations on their efforts to build their future visions and then work to achieve them. Before earning his Ph.D., Crook worked for American Airlines, US Airways, and IBM in a variety of capacities, including strategic planning and procurement.