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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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The tri-polar relationship as an engine for learning in management research
David Williamson, Jonas Roth, Alexander Styhre, Susanne Ollila, Lena Berg
European Academy of Management Conference, Conference paper 2005
Conference paper

The unintended consequences of management by objectives: the volume growth target at Volvo Cars.
Mats Williander, Fredrik Dahlsten, Alexander Styhre
Leadership and Organization Development Journal, Journal article 2005
Journal article

Science-based innovation: The blind spot of knowledge management theory
Alexander Styhre
Knowledge Management Research & Practice, Journal article 2005
Journal article

Sharing experiences between construction project organisations
Ingeborg Knauseder, Per-Erik Josephson, Alexander Styhre
CIB W102 Information and Knowledge Management in Building, Meeting and International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management in a Global Economy, 19-20 May, 2005,Lisboa, Portugal, Conference paper 2005
Conference paper

Factors influencing organizational learning capabilities in construction projects: results from a questionnaire study
Per-Erik Josephson, Ingeborg Knauseder, Alexander Styhre
Proceedings of the 4th Triennial International Conference for CIB W99: Rethinking and revitalizing construction safety, health, environment and quality, Port Elizabeth 17-20 May 2005, Conference paper 2005
Conference paper

Managing organization creativity: Critique and practices
Alexander Styhre, Mats Sundgren
External organization, Book 2005

The gendered machine: Concept car development at Volvo Car Corporation
Alexander Styhre, Maria Backman, Sofia Börjesson
Gender, Work and Organization, Journal article 2005
Journal article

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

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

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