TIM Executive Committee Mid-Year Meeting

Recently the TIM Executive Committee gathered at Copenhagen Business School to ensure on ongoing and stable governance of your Division. Under the illustrious guidance of the current TIM Division Chair, we reviewed the ongoing preparations for the 2017 annual meeting, reviewed our finances, and how to improve the Division for all our members. As part of the well attended visit to Copenhagen, we had the opportunity to sample some wonderful examples of modern Scandinavian cuisine.

Welcome from the Chair!

Welcome to a new and exciting year for the Technology & Innovation Management Division! We are a friendly, interactive and growing division, 30 years strong that is composed of close to 3,000 members. The size makes us one of the larger divisions within the Academy of Management. However, despite our size, the division is characterized by a strong sense of community and dedication. We continue to be a highly international division: 58% are international and 42% are U.S.-based members. Our division’s members come from a range of different backgrounds, including 69% academic members, 24% student members, 6% executive members, and 1% emeritus members. Continue reading “Welcome from the Chair!”

Call for TIM Doctoral Consortium 2016

Call for Applications (due: April 30, 2016)

The Technology and Innovation Management Division is now accepting applications from Ph.D. students for its 2016 Doctoral Student Consortium to be held at the Academy of Management meeting in Anaheim, CA, US. The consortium is held on Friday, August 5 and Saturday, August 6. (A reception will be held for doctoral students and faculty on the Friday night.) Continue reading “Call for TIM Doctoral Consortium 2016”

TIM Past Division Chairs’ Emerging Scholar Award

TIM Past Division Chairs’ Emerging Scholar Award

Call for Nominates (due: March 31, 2016)

The Technology and Innovation Management Division (TIM) of the Academy of Management seeks nominations for the “Past Division Chairs’ Emerging Scholar Award.” This award is given annually to an emerging scholar who has already achieved a solid publication record and whose scholarly contributions show exceptional quality and great promise of becoming influential in the area of technology and innovation management. The winner is selected by a committee comprised of past TIM Division Chairs.

Who is eligible: Any scholar within 5 years of obtaining their Ph.D. degree (i.e., completed after Aug 1, 2011)

How can you nominate someone: Send an email to Mary Tripsas, TIM Division Chair (tripsas@bc.edu) with a short note explaining the reasons for your nomination and either an attachment with the nominee’s CV or a URL link to it.

Deadline for nominations: March 31, 2016.

TIM Doctoral Research Development Workshop 2016

TIM Doctoral Research Development Workshop 2016

Call for Applications (due: April 22, 2016)

The Technology & Innovation Management Division of Academy of Management is pleased to invite applications for the 2016 TIM Doctoral Research Development Workshop to be held at the AOM meeting in Anaheim on August 6. The workshop is designed as an idea-, paper-, and dissertation-development meeting for PhD students interested in technology, innovation, creativity, product development, and related topics. Students may be at any stage of a PhD program, and similarly the ideas brought to the workshop can range from initial ideas of a paper or dissertation to a fully-developed paper.

The workshop will be comprised of a panel discussion of what makes quality research, as well as extensive time dedicated to round table conversations about submitted research ideas from doctoral students. Workshop facilitators will include a mix of junior, mid-career, and senior scholars whose research focus on TIM-related areas. Some of the facilitators have served as members of the TIM leadership committee or have been finalists of different TIM Awards including TIM Dissertation Award, TIM Emerging Scholar Award etc.

The workshop will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2016, from 2:00pm to 5:00pm. Participation is limited to 30 students.

As of April 6, workshop facilitators will include:

  • Vikas Aggarwal (INSEAD)
  • Oliver Alexy (Technical University Munich)
  • Navid Asgari (Fordham)
  • April Franco (Rotman – Toronto)
  • Brent Goldfarb (Maryland)
  • Kenneth Hwang (National University of Singapore)
  • Alex Oettl (Georgia Tech)
  • Florenta Teodoridis (USC – Marshall)
  • Laurina Zhang (Western University – Ivey)

The application deadline is April 22, 2016. To apply, please submit the following documents to: timdoctoralresearchdev@gmail.com.

  1. A 3-page extended abstract (double-spaced) of a research idea that clearly outlines your research question, motivation, theory, methods/setting, and (expected) results. This will be used to form discussion tables.
  2. A CV

We look forward to seeing you in Anaheim, California!

Navid Asgari, Hila Lifshitz-Assaf, Florenta Teodoridis, Laurina Zhang (session organizers)