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Visiting Scholars

The Lazaridis Institute hosts visiting scholars from around the world. These include visiting Lazaridis Chairs, visiting Lazaridis Professors and visiting doctoral students.

Lazaridis Visiting Chairs include:

  • Charles Dhanaraj (H.F. “Gerry” Lenfest Professor of Strategy, Fox School of Business, Temple University, USA)
  • Mark Freel (RBC Financial Group Professor in the Commercialization of Innovation, Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, Canada)
  • Moren Lévesque (Professor of Operations Management and Information Systems, CPA Ontario Chair in International Entrepreneurship, York University, Canada)
  • Jeff McMullen (Dan M Coleman Chair of Management and Professor of Entrepreneurship, Kelley School of Business, Indiana University, USA)
  • Holger Patzelt (Chair, TUM Entrepreneurship Research Institute, Technical University of Munich, Germany)
  • Christian Schwens (Endowed Chair for Interdisciplinary Management Science, University of Cologne, Germany)
  • Nir Vulkan (Associate Professor of Business Economics, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, UK)
  • Caroline Wiertz (Professor of Marketing and Associate Dean for Entrepreneurship, Cass Business School, City University of London, UK)
  • Johan Wiklund (Al Berg Chair and Professor of Entrepreneurship, Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University, USA)

Lazaridis Visiting Professors include:

  • Victor Seidel (Associate Professor, Babson College, Boston, USA)

Visiting Junior Scholars and Doctoral Students include:

  • Tamara Galkina (Assistant Professor, University of Vaasa, Finland)
  • Jonathan Van Mumford (Post Doctoral Scholar, University of Turku, Finland)
  • Biljana Rudic (Doctoral Candidate, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany)

Lazaridis Visiting Chairs include:

  • Constantin Blome (Professor of Operations Management, University of Sussex, UK)
  • Mark Freel (RBC Financial Group Professor in the Commercialization of Innovation, Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, Canada)
  • Marc Gruber (Vice President for Innovation, Chair of Entrepreneurship and Technology Commercialization, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland)
  • Moren Lévesque (Professor of Operations Management and Information Systems, CPA Ontario Chair in International Entrepreneurship, York University, Canada)
  • Holger Patzelt (Chair, TUM Entrepreneurship Research Institute, Technical University of Munich, Germany)
  • Dean Shepherd (Ray and Milann Siegfried Professor of Entrepreneurship, Mendoza College of Business, Notre Dame University, USA)
  • Shaker Zahra (Robert E Buuck Chair of Entrepreneurship, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, USA)

Lazaridis Visiting Professors include:

Visiting Junior Scholars and Doctoral Students include:

Past visiting scholars to the Lazaridis Institute have included:

  • Constantin Blome (Professor of Operations Management, University of Sussex, UK)
  • Tomas Hult (Byington Endowed Chair, Professor of Marketing, Michigan State University, USA)
  • Nir Vulkan (Associate Professor of Business Economics, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford)

Past visiting scholars to the Lazaridis Institute have included:

  • Valterri Kaartemo (Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Turku, Finland)
  • Achim Walter (Chair, Institute for Innovation Research, Christian Albrechts University, Germany)