Discussions – Autumn 2021

Feel free to join all or any of the discussions below. Registration is required to obtain a personlized Zoom link.

Date and time (UK)Topic and Registration linkSpeakers
September 9,
Academic-Practitioner Relationships: Developments, Complexities and OpportunitiesJean Bartunek (Boston)
September 16,
Developing an Engaged Scholarship Research Study (postponed)Andrew Van de Ven (Minnesota)
September 23,
Responding to Reviewers and Writing Response LettersDavide Ravasi (UCL)
September 30,
How to Do Relevant Research – part 1Philip Mirvis (Babson)
Susan Mohrman (USC)
Christopher Worley (Pepperdine)
October 7,
From Theory to Theorizing: Practicing Multiple Styles of TheorizingSanti Furnari (City)
Joep Cornelissen (Erasmus)
October 14,
How to Do Relevant Research – part 2Susan Mohrman (USC)
Christopher Worley (Pepperdine)
John Boudreau (USC)
October 21,
The Theory Crisis in Management ResearchMatthew Cronin (George Mason)
October 28,
Better, Not PerfectMax Bazerman (Harvard)
November 5,
Approaches to Studying Organizational Phenomena ProcessuallyAnn Langley (HEC Montreal)
November 11,
A Bricolage Approach to Conducting Trustworthy Qualitative ResearchMichael Pratt (Boston)
November 17,
Including Practitioners in Co-Creating Desirable FutureGarima Sharma (Georgia State)
November 24,
Construct ClarityRoy Suddaby (Victoria)
Joep Cornelissen (Erasmus)
December 2,
How to Do Relevant Research – part 3Philip Mirvis (Babson)
Susan Mohrman (USC)
December 9Writing for ImpactEva Boxenbaum (Copenhagen)
Joel Gehman (George Washington)
Juliane Reinecke (KCL)

Discussions: Sept 20 – June 21

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Advancing Theory with Review ArticlesCaroline Gatrell (Liverpool)
John E Prescott (Pittsburgh)
Co-creating Rigorous and Relevant KnowledgeGarima Sharma (Georgia State)
Conducting Rigorous Case Study ResearchKeith Goffin (Cranfield)
Par Ahlstrom (SSE)
Constructing Research QuestionsMats Alvesson (Lund)
Developing Your Academic WritingPatricia Goodson (Texas A&M)
Doing Meaningful ResearchMats Alvesson (Lund)
Doing Research on Grand ChallengesKatharina Dittrich (Warwick)
Ali Gumusay (Hamburg)
Christopher Wickert (VU Amsterdam)
Doing Research Which Moves the World (not recorded)Anne Tsui (Arizona State)
Jennifer Howard-Grevnille (Cambridge)
Peter McKiernan (Strathclyde)
Engaged ScholarAndrew Hoffman (Michigan)
Generating Theory by AbductionAndrew Van de Ven (Minnesota)
Alf Steinar Saetre (NTNU)
How to Review Papers EffectivelyGloria Barczak (Northeastern)
Abbie Griffin (Utah)
How to Write TheoryJoep Cornelissen (Erasmus)
Making Theory Contributions in Management ResearchRichard Makadok (Purdue)
Management as a CallingAndrew Hoffman (Michigan)
Meanings of TheoryMats Alvesson (Lund)
Practicing Management ScholarshipRobert Chia (Glasgow)
Qualitative Research and Theory DevelopmentMats Alvesson (Lund)
Reflexive MethodologyMats Alvesson (Lund)
Scholarly Impact (not recorded)Herman Aguinis (George Washington)
Stupidity ParadoxMats Alvesson (Lund)
The Triumph of EmptinessMats Alvesson (Lund)
Theorizing from Qualitative Data – part 1: Case StudiesDavide Ravasi (UCL)
Theorizing from Qualitative Data – part 2: The Gioia MethodologyDavide Ravasi (UCL)
Theorizing from Qualitative Data – part 3: Claiming a Theoretical ContributionDavide Ravasi (UCL)
Why Theory in ManagementRoy Suddaby (Victoria)