Matthew Grennan, PhD

Matthew R. Grennan, PhD

Assistant Professor, Health Care Management, Wharton School

Matthew Grennan is an Assistant Professor of Health Care Management at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania where he teaches an undergraduate course in health care entrepreneurship and MBA courses in health care marketing and the medical device sector. He is also a research affiliate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, Leonard Davis Institute, and Strategy Research Forum.

Professor Grennan holds a PhD in Strategy/Economics from New York University’s Stern School of Business. As an Assistant Professor in the Strategic Management area at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, Professor Grennan taught entrepreneurship in the Commerce program and statistical modeling/methods in the PhD program. He has also taught MBA health care economics at the Indian School of Business and guest lectured to PhDs on modeling methods at numerous universities.

Professor Grennan’s research in industrial organization economics touches on public policy and competitive strategy in health care markets, with a focus on negotiated pricing, innovation, and adoption of new technologies. His research has been funded by the National Science Foundation and published in leading journals such as the American Economic Review and Management Science. He is a member of the Academy of Management, American Economics Association, and Econometric Society.

He has received numerous awards for his teaching, including Toronto Rotman's Teaching Excellence Award in 2011-2013 and Wharton's Excellence in Teaching Award in 2017, and in 2018, was named one of the top 50 undergraduate business professors by the popular web site Poets and Quants.