Park Faculty Scholar Profile: Dr. Steve Barr

posted 2011.05.27

Steve Barr is a professor in the Department of Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship within the Poole College of Management. He has served on theNC State faculty since 1995.


Barr was awarded his Ph.D. in organization behavior from the University of Iowa. His research interests include individual and group decision making, new business startups, and the commercialization of technology. Barr is a member of the Academy of Management, Southern Management Association, Decision Sciences Institute, and American Psychological Association.

Along with Bob Grossfeld, Barr serves as a Park Faculty Scholar for the Class of 2012. “I like to work with the best in my research, teaching, and outside activities. There is no doubt that the Park Scholars and staff are the best.”

Beyond campus, Barr can be found designing, building, and driving V8 engine motorcycles and trikes.