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Alexander Styhre


Alexander Styhre
Management & Organisation
+46 31 786 6568

Room number: J514
Postal Address: Box 610, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 41124 Göteborg

Department of Business Administration (More Information)
Box 610
405 30 Göteborg
Fax: +46 31 786 1466
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 411 24 Göteborg

About Alexander Styhre

Alexander Styhre, Ph.D. is chair of organization theory and management, Dept. of Business Administration, School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg. Styhre earned his Ph.D. from the School of Economics and Management, Lund University, in 1998. In 1999, Styhre were recruited to the Industrial Economics Department, Chalmers University of Technology. In 2002, Styhre became docent (Associate professor) in Business Administration at Chalmers, and in 2006 he was assigned the title professor at the same University. Between 2008 and 2010, Styhre was the Chair of Operations Management at University of Technology. In January 2010, Styhre was appointed as chair of Organization and Management at the School of Business, Economics and Law, University of Gothenburg.

Styhre has published widely in the field of organization and his work has appeared in e.g., Journal of Management Studies, Organization Studies, and Academy of Management Review. The most recent books published are Institutionalizing Assisted Reproductive Technologies: The Role of Science, Professionalism, and Regulatory Control (Co-authored with Rebecka Arman, Routledge, 2016) and The financialization of the firm (Edward Elgar, 2015). 

Alexander Styhre is the former Editor-In-Chief of Scandinavian Journal of Management and have served on the board of several journals and have reviewed extensively for e.g., Organization Studies and Journal of Management Studies. Alexander is currently part of the committee for Handelsbankens Forskningsstiftelser and supervisors three doctoral students.

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Research areas

  • Innovation management, Life science innovation, Venture capital investment, Corporate governance

Teaching areas

  • Organization theory, Innovation management, gender studies, Corporate governance

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Sociomaterial practices in engineering work: the backtalk of materials and the tinkering of resources
Alexander Styhre, Leena Wikmalm, Susanne Ollila, Jonas Roth
Journal of Engineering, Design and Technology, Journal article 2012
Journal article

Organisation och organisering
Ulla Eriksson-Zetterquist, Thomas Kalling, Alexander Styhre
Malmö, Liber, Book 2012


Project management in the culture industry: Balancing structure and creativity
Alexander Styhre, Sofia Börjesson
International Journal of Project Organisation and Management, Journal article 2011
Journal article

Media is always social: How social media constitute subject-positions
Alexander Styhre
the EGOS Colloquium, Gothenburg, 2011, Conference paper 2011
Conference paper

We’re not writing no stupid book!’, Arts intervention and auto-ethnographic writing at a manufacturing plant
Jonas Fröberg, Alexander Styhre
the NFF Conference, Stockholm, August 20-24, 2011, Conference paper 2011
Conference paper

Carry on! Understanding creativity through popular culture
Peter Zackariasson, Alexander Styhre
the SCOS Conference, Istanbul, July 2011, Conference paper 2011
Conference paper

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