Adam Cave

Associate Dean Academic
Faculty of Business & Communication Studies

Office: EB2035
Phone: 403-440-6983


  • PhD, International Business & Logistics
  • Master of Economics - International Trade
  • Bachelor of Commerce & Economics
  • EQ-I 2.0 Certified Practitioner


Dr. Cave joined Mount Royal University in August 2019 as Chair of the Department of International Business & Supply Chain Management. Before starting at MRU, he was the Chair of the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) at NAIT in Edmonton. He was also an Assistant Professor at the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) in Seoul, South Korea and prior to that he taught Kyungsung University in Busan, South Korea. Before embarking on a career in academic he was a Sales & Marketing Manager for a small hi-tech firm in Ottawa, Ontario and Syracuse, New York.

Dr. Cave has extensive teaching experience in International Business Strategy, International Marketing Strategy, International Management, Corporate Social Responsibility, Global Mobility and Global Supply Chain Management. He has also conducted a variety of research in CSR, Environmentally Responsible Management, Repatriation Concerns, International Joint Ventures and been published in such publications as International Business Review, Multinational Business Review, Journal of International Business & Entrepreneurship Development and Critical Perspectives on International Business.



International Business
International Marketing
Global Mobility
Global Supply Chain
Supply Chain Management
International Trade Research


  • Park, B.I. & Cave, A.H. (2018) “Corporate Social Responsibility in International Joint Ventures: Empirical Examinations in South Korea”, International Business Review, 27, pp. 1213-1228.
  • Lee M.J., Paik S.Y., Cave, A.H. & Jung, J.S. (2018) “Comprehensive Competitiveness for Auto Companies from the USA, Germany, Japan and Korea: Empirical Analysis through a Diamond Model Perspective”, International Journal of Multinational Corporation Strategy, Vol. 2 Issue 2, pp.95-132.
  • Walcutt, B., Patterson, L. &. Cave, A.H. (2015) “Gender Discrimination at Inditex Korea”, Journal of the International Academy for Case Studies, Vol. 21, No. 5. pp. 301-308.
  • Cave, A.H. (2014) “Environmentally Responsible Management in International Business: A Literature Review” Multinational Business Review, Vol. 22, No.1. pp. 78-102.