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Research interests

Lien is an assistant professor in Entrepreneurship in the Department of Management. Her research interests include the resource acquisition processes of new ventures, business model development and evolution in nascent industries, and the impact of founder characteristics on new venture start-up and growth.



Current academic position

2017-present: Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship, Department of Management, Tilburg School of Economics and Management, Tilburg University

Previous academic employment

2015-2017: Postdoctoral scholar, Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

Current courses

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  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation
  • Corporate Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Management

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Venture Business & Economics
Entrepreneurship Business & Economics
Business model Business & Economics
Industry Business & Economics
Entrepreneurs Business & Economics
Health Business & Economics
Resources Business & Economics
Strong ties Business & Economics

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Research Output 2011 2019

Entrepreneurship in a new digital industry: The emergence and growth of mobile health

Denoo, L. & Yli-Renko, H., Aug 2019, Digital Entrepreneurship. Baierl, R., Behrens, J. & Brem, A. (eds.). Heidelberg: Springer, p. 79-98 (FGF Studies in Small Business and Entrepreneurship).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Business model

From experience to action: The role of business models in nascent technology ventures

Denoo, L. & Yli-Renko, H., 2019, Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings. Boston: Academy of Management, 11929

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Business model
Model development

Help, I need somebody, not just anybody? The role of advisors during technology venture emergence

Denoo, L., Van Boxstael, A. & Belz, A., Aug 2019, Academy of Management Best Paper Proceedings. Boston: Academy of Management, 11928

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Technology entrepreneurship
Public institutions

Surviving the emotional rollercoaster called entrepreneurship: The role of emotion regulation

De Cock, R., Denoo, L. & Clarysse, B., Jun 2019, In : Journal of Business Venturing.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Emotion regulation
Habitual entrepreneurs

Tweaks and pivots: The impact of customer ties on young firms' business model adaptation in an emerging industry

Denoo, L., Yli-Renko, H. & Clarysse, B., 25 Jan 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractOther research output

Business model