Edwin Cooper

Edwin Cooper


Email: jsedwin1 [at] gmail.com


Duke University – Master of Business Administration (Finance); Duke University – Master of Arts (Economics); Rutgers University – Bachelor of Arts (Economics/Finance)

Edwin Cooper

Dissertation Topic/Title

  • The Financialization of Corporate America: A Case Study of STEM Professionals at a Consumer Products Company

Dissertation Adviser

Research Interests

Research and focus is on industry with an emphasis on corporate sector STEM policy, career pathways and organizational dynamics.

  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and STEM policy
  • Influence of STEM on business and Corporate America
  • STEM drivers and policy in the U.S.
  • Organizational policy and career pathways
  • Economic development/human capital in developing economies
  • Financial/Strategic Management in Corporate Sector
  • Financialization

Teaching and TA Experience

  • Teaching Assistant, Intermediate Microeconomics, Duke University