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    5037 DB Tilburg

    Netherlands

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20102019
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Current courses

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Research interests

I am interested in responsible innovation, including how organizations and fields work or strategize to address social or environmental goals and the social and environmental aspects of new business models and technologies.  One stream of work investigates how organizations and fields with impact goals organize with a focus on how and what they value and the role of power in that process.  A second emerging stream investigates interrelations between technology, society and the environment from an organizational perspective.

Career

Prior to my PhD, I worked on new product innovation and product marketing at HERE, the location division of Nokia, and represented Nokia in a European Commission partnership, serving as chair of the citizen focus action cluster that worked on inclusiveness and sustainability in cities.  Earlier, I co-founded a geography and technology education nonprofit in Chicago. 

Teaching

In the Bachelor's program, I teach in the Strategic Decision Making and Corporate Social Responsibility courses (Spring) and supervise theses.

In the Global Management of Sociall Issues (GMSI) Bachelor's, I teach in the Hybrid Organizations course (Spring).

In the Master's program, I teach in the Societial Development and Institutions course (Fall) and supervise theses.  

Education/Academic qualification

Business administration, organizational science, Master’s Degree, IESE Business School

Other, Bachelor’s Degree, Northwestern University

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organization theory Social Sciences
Rural India Business & Economics
Banking Business & Economics
Investing Business & Economics
Ideology Business & Economics
management Social Sciences
Financial institutions Business & Economics
Private sector organizations Business & Economics

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Research Output 2010 2019

Categories as impact drivers: A unique approach to scaling and change

Metz, A., 2019, In : Academy of Management Proceedings. 2019, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting AbstractOther research output

The assembly of a field ideology: An idea-centric perspective on systemic power in impact investing

Hehenberger, L., Mair, J. & Metz, A., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Academy of Management Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Investing
Ideology
Dichotomy

Addressing grand challenges with institutional research: The critical role of power

Delmestri, G., Goodrick, E., Ueberbacher, F., Greenwood, R., Scherer, A. G., Gehman, J., Hehenberger, L., Mair, J. & Metz, A., 30 Nov 2017, In : Academy of Management Proceedings. 2017, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting AbstractOther research output

organization theory
management
Society

A Little World: Facilitating safe and efficient M-banking in rural India

Arora, B. & Metz, A., 2010, UNDP. 43 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Rural India
Banking
Rural communities
Payment
India