Lisa THOMAS

Strategy-Sustainability-Entrepreneurship Download CV

Lisa Thomas, HDR, is Professor of Strategy in the department `Strategy, Sustainable Development and Entrepreneurship` on the Marseille Campus. Previously Lisa was at Audencia Business School. She has many years’ experience teaching students within Universities in the UK (Cardiff University) and France at undergraduate, postgraduate, and executive education level. She has several research interests including the international competitive environment of management education institutions and the future strategies of business schools. Her focus in this domain lies in the role of value co-creation and multi-stakeholder engagement. She also has research expertise in strategy implementation within organizations, examining some of the barriers to effective strategy implementation, and in entrepreneurship, where her work focuses on the performance of small businesses in the wine industry. Her work in these domains’ features in internationally peer reviewed journal publications.

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    BILLSBERRY, J., V. AMBROSINI, L. THOMAS, "Managerialist Control in Post-Pandemic Business Schools: The Tragedy of the New Normal and a New Hope", Academy of Management Learning and Education, 2023, vol. Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 439-458 2023 Journal article
    AMBROSINI, V., G. JACK, L. THOMAS, How to develop a sustainable business school, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, 2023 2023 Book
    THOMAS, L., "An Entrepreneurship as Practice Framing of Entrepreneurial Learning and the Entrepreneurial Process: Time for Managerial Relevance." in Entrepreneurship as Practice., Springer Ed., Springer International Publishing, chap. 1, pp. 5-19, 2022 2022 Book chapter
    THOMAS, L., V. AMBROSINI, "An entrepreneurship as practice framing of Entrepreneurial Learning and the Entrepreneurial Process: Time for Manaerial Relevance" in Entrepreneurship as Practice., Springer International Ed., Springer International Publishing, chap. 1, pp. 5-19, 2022 2022 Book chapter
    AMBROSINI, V., L. THOMAS, "Making a Permanent Move: Reconciling Different Approaches to Teaching and Learning as a Permanent Expatriate Academic" in Borderlands The Internationalisation of Higher Education Teaching Practices., Lock, D., Caputo, A., Hack-Polay, D., Igwe, P. (eds), Springer, Cham, chap. 12, pp. 143-154, 2022 2022 Book chapter
    ELBASHA, T., L. THOMAS, "Using Strong Structuration Theory in Entrepreneurship as Practice Studies" in Research Handbook on Entrepreneurship as Practice, Research Handbooks in Business and Management Series., N. A. Thompson; O. Byrne; A. Jenkins & B. T. Teague Ed., Edward Elgar Publishing, chap. 6, pp. 108-126, 2022 2022 Book chapter
    KITCHENER, M., T. LEVITT, L. THOMAS, "Towards Purposeful Business Schools:Deepening and Broadening External Engagement", Futures, 2022, vol. 144, pp. 103042 2022 Journal article
    THOMAS, L., V. AMBROSINI, "The Future Role of the Business School: A Value Co-creation Perspective", Academy of Management Learning and Education, 2021, vol. 20, no. 2, pp. 249-268 2021 Journal article
    THOMAS, L., V. AMBROSINI, P. HUGHES, "The role of organizational citizenship behavior and rewards in strategy execution effectiveness", The International Journal of Human Resource Management, 2019, vol. 30, pp. 2628-2660 2019 Journal article
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