Joe Nixon is an Organization and Management PhD student at Goizueta Business School. His research interrogates how organizations are related to global issues and societal inequality. Joe’s current work examines antecedents and outcomes of youth entrepreneurship and social enterprise. He plans to be on the job market fall of 2023.

Joe is a member of the Laney Graduate Student Council Executive Board. He holds a BA in Mathematics, an MA in Higher Education Administration, and an MBA in Entrepreneurship. He has professional experience working in industry as a marketing consultant, in university student affairs as a manager and advisor, and in K-12 education as a teacher. In his spare time, Joe enjoys playing strategy board games, snowboarding, and teaching his miniature pinscher new tricks.


  • Master's in Entrepreneurship
    DePaul University
  • Master's in Higher Education
    Washington State University
  • Bachelor's in Mathematics and Secondary Education
    Bradley University