Senior Lecturer in Strategy and Innovation, Queensland University of Technology

Henri Burgers is a Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management and Innovation and Leader of the Innovation Research Group in the QUT Business School. He is also one of the principal researchers in the Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research and member of QUT’s Institute for Future Environments’ Transforming Innovation Systems leadership group. Through his research he aims to develop novel approaches to managing and organising that help individuals and organisations unlock their innovative potential. His research has been published in the world’s top strategy and entrepreneurship journals and has received several grants from the Australian Research Council. He has used these insights to help firms, governments and industry associations in Europe and Australia to overcome their challenges in becoming more innovative.

Experience

  • –present
    senior lecturer in strategy and innovation, Queensland University of Technology
  • 2009–2011
    Lecturer in strategy and innovation, Queensland University of Technology

Education

  • 2008 
    RSM Erasmus University, The Netherlands, PhD Strategic Management

Publications

  • 2016
    The contingent effects of differentiation and integration on corporate entrepreneurship, Strategic Management Journal
  • 2008
    Why new business development projects fail: coping with the differences of technological versus market knowledge, Long Range Planning

Grants and Contracts

  • 2013
    Pursuing the right opportunities: the actor-opportunity nexus and new venture performance
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Australian Research Council
  • 2010
    What facilitates or hinders the discovery and exploitation of entrepreneurial opportunities a systematic comparison of the independent and corporate contexts
    Role:
    Chief Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Australian Research Council

Research Areas

  • Business And Management (1503)