How to influence employees’ innovative behaviour through entrepreneurial leadership?
Speaker: Dr Afsaneh Bagheri
Date: 23rd February 2022 Time: 1pm to 2:30pm
Dr Afsaneh Bagheri is an Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship, at the Faculty of Entrepreneurship, University of Tehran, Iran. She obtained her PhD on “Developing entrepreneurial leadership competencies in university students” from Faculty of Educational Studies, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia in 2011. After one and a half years of being a postdoctoral research fellow at the University Putra Malaysia, she was appointed as an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Entrepreneurship, University of Tehran in 2013. She was promoted to Associate Professor in 2017. She has been a visiting Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Ferrara, Italy in 2016 and 2018 and a visiting Associate Professor at Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary, Canada in 2019. Afsaneh has published 71 papers on different areas of entrepreneurship including 20 papers on entrepreneurial leadership. She has been one of the most cited authors in entrepreneurial leadership (h-index=21, i10-index=32; 10, Oct 2021). She has been teaching entrepreneurship and SME leadership for over nine years.
Based on the published paper: Bagheri, A., Newman, A., & Eva, N. (2020). Entrepreneurial leadership of CEOs and employees’ innovative behaviour in high-technology new ventures. Journal of Small Business Management, 1-23, Afsaneh will be providing more insights about what entrepreneurial leadership is and how it influences employees’ innovative behaviour.
The event will examine entrepreneurial leadership and creative self-efficacy and passion for inventing. Practical implications and a future research agenda which is pertinent especially in today’s world will be provided.
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