Chris Steyaert

Chris Steyaert

Chris Steyaert

Prof. PhD
Professor of Organizational Psychology
OPSY-HSG
Girtannerstrasse 6
9010 St. Gallen
Main Focuses The research themes include organizing creativity in entrepreneurship, innovation and cities; dialogical processes of diversity and difference, language and translation in multinationals, forms of performing/writing research, forms of experiential and aesthetical learning
Fields of research
  • The research themes include organizing creativity in entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Further fields of research
  • Dialogical Processes of Diversity and Difference
  • Innovation and Cities
  • Creativity and Social Processes
  • Forms of Experiential and Aesthetic Learning
  • Language and Translation in Multinationals
  • Forms of Performing/Writing Research
  • Qualitative Methodologies
Professional Career Associate Professor and Research Director, Entrepreneurship and Small Business Research Institute (ESBRI), Stockholm (1999 - 2002)
Tenured Associate Professor, Institute of Organization and Industrial Sociology, Copenhagen Business School (1998 - 1999)
Associate Professor, Institute of Organization and Industrial Sociology, Copenhagen Business School (1996 - 1998)
Lecturer in Organizational Psychology, Brussels Business School (EHSAL) (1993 - 1995)
Teaching Activities

An overview of teaching activities is available here: www.opsy.unisg.ch/en/teaching

Affiliations

Academy of Management
EGOS European Group for Organizational Studies
SGAOP Schweiz. Gesellschaft für Arbeits- und Organisationspsychologie

Awards 2012: Best Paper Award of the Division of Critical Management Studies at the Academy of Management Symposium, Boston (with Maddy Janssens)
1996: Best Paper Award at RENT X-Conference, Brussels
1995: Selected paper in the EFER (European Foundation for Entrepreneurship Research) competition, EFER-conference on Entrepreneurship, Ghent
1993: Second best paper at the 7th RENT-workshop Budapest
Editorial Board

- Organization (Associate Editor 2008 - 2016)
- Journal of World Business 2001 - 2006
- Entrepreneurship and Regional Development
- Qualitative Research in Organizations and Management

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