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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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Ideology and the subjectification of the entrepreneurial self
Alexander Styhre
The International Journal of Management Concepts and Philosophy, Journal article 2005
Journal article

A gendered carnival? Project work at Volvo cars
Alexander Styhre, Maria Backman, Sofia Börjesson
Women in Management Review, Journal article 2005
Journal article

Action research as experimentation
Alexander Styhre, Mats Sundgren
Systemic Practice and Action Research, Journal article 2005
Journal article


Pleasing everyone?
Per Svensson, Sofia Börjesson, Susanne Ollila, Alexander Styhre
Critical Perspectives on Projects, Conference paper 2004
Conference paper

The practice of knowledge sharing in R&D: the challenge of articulating learning
Jonas Roth, Susanne Ollila, David Williamson, Lena Berg, Alexander Styhre
R&D Management Conference, Conference paper 2004
Conference paper

Lära av projekt väg till framgång
Per-Erik Josephson, Ingeborg Knauseder, Alexander Styhre
Husbyggaren, Magazine article 2004
Magazine article

Learning capabilities in organizational networks: case studies of six construction projects
Alexander Styhre, Per-Erik Josephson, Ingeborg Knauseder
Construction Management and Economics, Journal article 2004
Journal article


Lärande i byggprojekt - det bortglömde framgångsreceptet
Per-Erik Josephson, Ingeborg Knauseder, Alexander Styhre
Byggkommissionen, Magazine article 2003
Magazine article

Core Rigidities in Construction Projects
Alexander Styhre, Per-Erik Josephson, Ingeborg Knauseder
Core Rigidities in Construction Projects, Presented at the 17th Nordic Conference on Business Studies, 14 – 16 August 2003, Reykjavik, Island, Conference contribution 2003
Conference contribution

Learning Capability in Construction Projects: from the Learning Organization to the Learning Project
Ingeborg Knauseder, Per-Erik Josephson, Alexander Styhre
CIB W99 Quality and Safety on Construction Sites, International Conference on Construction Project Management Systems: The Challenge of Integration, 25-28 March 2003, Sao Paulo, Brazil, Conference paper 2003
Conference paper

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