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Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

Healthcare technology, organizing for social and environmental goals; innovation and technology for society; responsible innovation; non-economic valuation, foresight, futures, scenario methodology


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Current courses

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Research interests

I am interested in how organizations make progress on grand challenges (health, sustainability) and the social and environmental aspects of new business models and technologies.  I investigate interrelations between technology and society from an organizational perspective, especially in healthcare, and often involving novel organizational approaches.  I also work with foresight and scenario methodologies.


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. 


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

External positions

Guest workshop (Self)

15 May 202326 May 2023

Teaching Qualitative Methods PhD seminar (LMU Munich)

1 Jun 20222 Jun 2022

Occasional advice; will be done outside of work hours (Human Futures Studio)

1 Jun 2020 → …


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