Wonsuk   Cha

Assistant Instructor  

Dr. Wonsuk Cha

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Corporate Social Responsibility
    • Corporate Philanthropy
    • Strategic Leadership
  • Education

    • PhD, Business Administration, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, 2017
    • MBA, Business Administration, Cleveland State University, 2010
    • BA, Media Arts and Sciences, Korea National Open University, 2003




Selected Publications


  • Wonsuk Cha and Miyoung Park. "We Grow Together: Entrepreneurs and Corporate Philanthropy," The Journal of Applied Management and Entrepreneurship 22, no. 3 (July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2017): 26-41.

  • Wonsuk Cha and Michael Abebe. "Board of Directors and Industry Determinants of Corporate Philanthropy," Leadership & Organization Development Journal 37, no. 5 (2016): 672-688.

  • Michael Abebe and Wonsuk Cha. "Does A Firm’s Strategic Orientation Influence Its Philanthropic Engagement? ," Management Decision .

  • Michael Abebe and Wonsuk Cha. "The Influence of Corporate Strategic Profile on Philanthropic Engagement: An Empirical Analysis," Academy of Management, .

  • Wonsuk Cha, Jennifer Welbourne, and Joo Jung. "Are You Not Impressed? The Investigation of Organizational Citizenship Behavior and Corporate Philanthropy," HUSTON, TX: DECISION SCIENCES INSTITUTE, .

  • Wonsuk Cha. "The Investigation of Quality Management Practices on Health and Fitness Industry," HUSTON, TX: DECISION SCIENCES INSTITUTE, .

  • Wonsuk Cha and Michael Abebe. "BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND INDUSTRY DETERMINANTS OF CORPORATE PHILANTHROPY: AN EMPIRICAL INVESTIGATION," Southern Management Association, .

  • Wonsuk Cha and Michael Abebe. "Founder-CEOs and Corporate Social Performance: A Process Model," Decision Sciences Institute (DSI), .

  • Wonsuk Cha and Hong Qin. "The Effects of Students’ Academic, Non-Academic, and In-Between Stresses on Academic Performance Among Hispanic Undergraduate Students: An Empirical Investigation," Decision Sciences Institute (DSI), .



Selected Presentations


  • Michael Abebe and Wonsuk Cha. "The Influence of Corporate Strategic Profile on Philanthropic Engagement: An Empirical Analysis," Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (August 2015)

  • Wonsuk Cha, Jennifer Welbourne, and Joo Jung. "Are you not impressed? The investigation of organizational citizenship behavior and corporate philanthropy.," Decision Sciences Institute, Tampa, FL (2014)

  • Wonsuk Cha and Michael Abebe. "Board of Directors and Industry Determinants of Corporate Philanthropy: An Empirical Investigation," Annual Meeting of Southern Management Association, Savannah, GA (November 2014)

Previous Courses