RRAS21 Planning Committee

2021 RRAS Planning Committee    Tima Bansal, University of Western Ontario, Canada Mary Jo Bitner, Arizona State University, USA Ruth Bolton, Arizona State University, USA Agnieszka (Aggie) Chidlow, University of Birmingham, UK Patricia Dechow, University of South California, USA William Glick, Rice University, USA Michael Haenlein, ESCP Business School, France Serguei Netessine, The Wharton School,…

Responsible Research Roundtable 2021

  The 2021 (virtual) Responsible Research Roundtable (RRR) convened on June 28 and 29 2021, bringing together 84 academic researchers (57%) and business leaders (43%) from 70 institutions in 15 countries (click here for the list of participants) with a shared belief in the imperative to transform business school research to serve society more directly…

Feedback 2021 RRR

Thank you for taking a few minutes to give us some feedback. Please rate below a few specific aspects of the Roundtable:Panel 1: Why? IDENTIFY BENEFITS AND CHALLENGES OF ENGAGED RESEARCH PARTNERSHIPS 5 – Excellent 4 3 – Good 2 1 – Poor NA Panel 2: What? GENERATE DEMAND LED RESEARCH 5 – Excellent 4…

Vlerick Business School

Vlerick Business School, Belgium Live, learn, leap   Vlerick Business School is the oldest business and management school in Europe. Founded in 1953 by the renowned academic, entrepreneur and politician, Professor André Vlerick, Vlerick Business School has been leading innovation in business for well over half a century. As the management school of Belgium’s two…

More Resistance Than Expected
Some Ph.D. Program Directors Refuse to See the Responsible Research Initiative as an Opportunity
Katrin Muff

I had the opportunity to present the initiative as a keynote speaker at the EFMD Doctoral Programme Conference recently and was surprised by the degree of intellectual resistance to the idea. I had chosen a purposefully interactive presentation format, inviting the audience of Ph.D. Directors to reflect on their role in crafting programs that generate…