is a full professor and holder of the Franklin W. Olin Chair in Entrepreneurship, and serves as the Vice Provost of Global Entrepreneurial Leadership.
She is also the Faculty Research Director of the Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship..
She holds an honorary doctorate in Business and Economics from Jonkoping University, Sweden, and is a visiting adjunct at the Nordlands University Graduate School of Business in Bodo, Norway.
Professor Brush is well known for her pioneering research in women’s entrepreneurship. Her research investigates resource acquisition, strategy and financing of new ventures.
She is the author of more than 120 articles published in scholarly journals including Journal of Business Venturing, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management Learning and Education, Academy of Management Executive, and Annals of Political and Social Science.
She is an Editor for Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, and serves on the editorial review boards Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Business Horizons and the International Journal of Female Entrepreneurship.
is a Professor of Entrepreneurship of Babson College, where she holds the Paul T. Babson Chair in Entrepreneurial Studies. She previously served as Provost, and before that as the Dean of the Undergraduate School. Prior to joining Babson she held the Ewing Marion Kauffman/Missouri Chair in Entrepreneurial Leadership at the University of Missouri – Kansas City (1998-2003) and the New Jersey Chair of Small Business and Entrepreneurship at Rutgers University (1996-1998). Dr. Greene's research focuses on the identification, acquisition, and combination of entrepreneurial resources, particularly by women and minority entrepreneurs. She is a founding member of the Diana Project, a research group focusing on women and the venture capital industry. Her work has been published in journals including Journal of Business Venturing, Venture Capital, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Business Research, Small Business Economics, Academy of Management Executive, and the Journal of Small Business Management. She serves on the editorial board of Academic of Management: Learning and Education.
is Dean and Chair of International Business at Åbo Akademi University where she received her doctoral degree in management science in 1996. She also holds a B.Sc. in pharmacy. Prior to her return to Åbo Akademi University in 2003, she served as Associate Professor in Information Systems at University of Turku, and Professor of Marketing at Turku School of Economics where she was head of the Innomarket research unit. She is Docent at the Turku School of Economics where she taught prior to returning to Åbo Akademi and she is Docent at Hanken. She has held a variety of teaching and research positions in such fields as Entrepreneurship, Market Research, Information Systems, International Marketing, Strategic Management and Pharmacy. She has published widely on entrepreneurship, biotechnology business, and knowledge management. Her current research interests are in entrepreneurial intentionality, entrepreneurial cognition and entrepreneurial growth and performance in technology entrepreneurship.
is Visiting Research Professor of Entrepreneurship at Åbo Akademi University in Finland and Managing Director of Carsrud & Associates, a consulting firm to entrepreneurs and family firms in Texas. He retired as the Loretta Rogers Chair in Entrepreneurship Research in the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University in Toronto. He is Honorary Doctor (Econ. & Bus.Adm.) at Åbo Akademi University School of Business. He has published over 180 peer reviewed articles and chapters on biotechnology, strategy, entrepreneurship, innovation systems, entrepreneurial cognitions & intentions, family business, clinical psychology, and social psychology. He has developed dozens of teaching cases and educational materials in family business, entrepreneurship and psychology. His management and psychology research has appeared in numerous journals including Journal of Business Venturing, Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice, Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, Family Business Review, Journal of Small Business Management, Journal of Small Business Economics, New Biotechnology, Screenings, Babson College Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research, Journal of Applied Psychology, among others.
is a Professor in Entrepreneurship at Grenoble Ecole de Management. He received his doctorate from ESSEC Business School, IAE Aix-en-Provence, and Vaasa University (Finland) in 2005. He has worked at ESC Saint-Etienne as Dean of the Faculty and Research, at EMLYON as Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship, and at Seinäjoki University of Applied Sciences (Finland) as Principal Lecturer and Research Manager. His research interests are related to new venture creation (legitimacy, personal network, initial conditions), sustainable venturing, hybrid entrepreneurship, and new venture growth. His published research has appeared in JBV, ETP, SBE, etc. Erno is currently member of the Energy Management -research team in Grenoble Ecole de Management and developing the theme of Sustainable Venturing.
is a professor at the Sten K. Johnson Centre for Entrepreneurship, Lund University. He has his PhD in Economic Psychology from Stockholm School of Economics. His current research focuses on two areas. The first is related to new firm growth and its determinants and consequences. The second area focused on entrepreneurship and economic growth. He is specifically interested in how entrepreneurship (self-employment and new firm dynamics) influence intensive and inclusive economic growth. His work has been published in a number of journals such as for example Journal of Management, Strategic Management Journal, Management Science, Journal of Business Venturing, and Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, as wells as books.
Dirk De Clercq is Professor of Management in the Goodman School of Business at Brock University. He earned his PhD in Business Administration from the University of Minnesota, USA. His current research focus is on entrepreneurship, organizational behavior, and cross-country studies. He has published in Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management Studies, and Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, among others.
holds a joint appointment with the Copenhagen Business School (as a Professor of Entrepreneurship and the Art of Innovation and as Academic Director of the Copenhagen School of Entrepreneurship) and California Lutheran University as a Professor of Entrepreneurship. He is the 2005 winner of the Swedish Entrepreneurship Foundation International Award for outstanding contributions to entrepreneurship research. His current scholarship focuses on entrepreneurial behavior, entrepreneurship as practice, the hermeneutics of possibility and failure, and the philosophical bases of value creation. His service to the entrepreneurship field has included two consecutive terms as Chair of the Academy of Management Entrepreneurship Division (1985 + 1986), special issue editorships for the Journal of Business Venturing (JBV) and Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice (ETP), and Editorial Board memberships with the Academy of Management Review (AMR), Journal of Management (JOM), JBV, ETP, the Journal of Small Business Management (JSBM) and the Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal (SEJ).His research has been published in AMR, JBV, ETP, JOM, JSBM and SEJ, among others.
(Ph.D. Stanford University) is the Teresa Cascioli Chair in Entrepreneurial Leadership, DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University. Studying entrepreneurship worldwide, his research interests include business planning, nascent entrepreneurship, transnational entrepreneurship, ethics in scholarship, social entrepreneurship, social capital, and entrepreneurship in environments of transition. He has published in the Journal of Management, Journal of Business Venturing, Academy of Management, Learning and Education, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Journal of Management Studies, European Management Journal, Journal of Small Business Management, Entrepreneurship and Regional Development and the Journal of World Business, among others.
is Associate Dean Research at Kingston Business School. His status as one of the UK's leading small business researchers was recognised when he was appointed to the RAE Panel 2008. The Research Assessment Exercise is a formalised assessment process designed to scrutinise the quality of research undertaken in the HE sector. He has an extensive research portfolio which spans academic organisations (eg Economic & Social Research Council) through to public (eg HM Treasury; EU Commission) and private businesses (eg HSBC). Editor of the International Small Business Journal, he combines his academic research whilst teaching postgraduate students. Prof Blackburn has published a vast amount of papers in his field and has been a guest on BBC Radio 4's "Shop Talk" programme. His research area are Business exit, Employment, Public policy initiatives and evaluations, Small business, Small business growth, Small business innovation, Small business management, among others. He has published in journal of business venturing, International Small Business Journal, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, among others.
serves as the Daniel’s Ethics Professor and professor of entrepreneurship and sustainable enterprise at the College of Business. Having authored some of the first articles and courses in environmental entrepreneurship, he is an internationally renowned academic pioneer in the field of entrepreneurship and sustainability. He focuses his programmatic and conceptual efforts on understanding the opportunities present in emerging environmental trends. He teaches in CSU’s Global Social and Sustainable Enterprise MBA Program and sits on the advisory boards of the Clean Energy Supercluster and School of Global Environmental Sustainability. He also served as chair of the Academy of Management Entrepreneurship Division. Professor Dean teaches and consults in the areas of business strategy, entrepreneurship, and sustainable venturing. Journal of business venturing, Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Small Business Management, and Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice, among others.
(Ph.D., U. of Colorado Boulder) is Associate Professor of Management at HEC Montréal (Canada), where he also holds a Research professorship on business angels.
His research centers on the cognitive processes supporting the generation and development of innovative entrepreneurial ideas, the identification of strategic opportunities, entrepreneurs’ decisions to expand their firm’s activities abroad, and the relationships between angels investors and the entrepreneurs they are funding. His research has appeared in journals like the Academy of Management Journal, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, the Journal of Business Venturing, the Journal of International Business Studies, the Journal of Management Studies, Organizational Research Methods, Organization Science and others. He also serves on several of these journals’ editorial review board, and regularly reviews manuscripts for a host of others.
is professor of entrepreneurship and director of entrepreneurship center at EM Lyon. His current research works are focusing on the dynamics of entrepreneurial processes, the influences of cultural factors on organisations’ entrepreneurial orientation and the evaluation of entrepreneurship education. His last published research has appeared in Academy of Management Learning & Education, Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research.
a graduate of McGill University and of HEC Montreal, is Professor at Montpellier Business School and Marie Curie Fellow at Princeton University. As well, he holds the title of Adjunct Professor at the University of Regina, in Canada. He formerly served at the University of Canterbury and prior to that as Visiting Professor of Entrepreneurship at INSEAD and Deputy Director of the International Business MBA Programme at Nanyang Business School, in Singapore. He has published extensively in a variety of leading journals including the British Food Journal, Cornell Quarterly, Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice, International Small Business Journal, Journal of Small Business Management, the Journal of World Business, and Small Business Economics.