Siri Terjesen

Adjunct Professor Siri Terjesen

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Strategy and Management
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Organisation and Management Strategy Corporate governance Management education


Siri Terjesen is an Adjunct Professor as well as chair in Entrepreneurship at American University’s Kogod School of Business. Her research on entrepreneurship, corporate governance, and strategy has been published in leading journals and featured in leading media. She is an Associate Editor of Academy of Management Learning & Education, Small Business Economics, and Industry & Innovation. Siri is a co-author of the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor’s Social Entrepreneurship report on the prevalence of social entrepreneurship in 53 countries around the world and concurrently the Project Director for the Global Entrepreneurship and Development Institute’s Female Entrepreneurship Index. She is also an affiliated researcher with Catalyst (New York) and the Ratio Institute (Stockholm) and Membership Chair of the Academy of Management’s Entrepreneurship division. She has received numerous teaching awards from both student organizations and national associations.

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Selected publications

Author(s) Title Publisher
Thams, Yannick; Bendell, Bari L.; Terjesen, Siri Explaining women's presence on corporate boards: The institutionalization of progressive gender-related policies Journal of Business Research Volume 86; page 130 - 140; 2018
Bjørnåli, Ekaterina S.; Farstad, Ingvild; Brovold, Benedicte Kimo; Terjesen, Siri Kvinne og toppleder: Hvilke faktorer fremmer en lederkarriere? Magma - Tidsskrift for økonomi og ledelse (5); page 40 - 48; 2018
Aguilera, Ruth V.; Judge, William Q.; Terjesen, Siri CORPORATE GOVERNANCE DEVIANCE Academy of Management Review; 2018
Sealy, Ruth; Doldor, Elena; Vinnicombe, Susan; Terjesen, Siri; Anderson, Deirdre; Atewologun, Doyin Expanding the Notion of Dialogic Trading Zones for Impactful Research: The Case of Women on Boards Research British Journal of Management Volume 28 (1); page 64 - 83; 2017
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