Are family firms more or less innovative? This is a summary of our recent AMJ paper.
On a personal note: I have left the University of St. Gallen as of December 2015 in order to become the Chaired Professor of Family Business at the Institute for Family Businesses within the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Group at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management in Vallendar, Germany.
My new contact data read as follows (electronic and physical mail delivered to the St.Gallen addresses will not be delivered any more):
Institut für Familienunternehmen
WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management
Postal Adress: Campus Vallendar, Burgplatz 2, 56179 Vallendar, Germany
Address for visitors: D’Esterstraße 11, DG, 56179 Vallendar
Tel.: +49 261 6509-780 ; mail: nadine.kammerlander [ AT ] whu.edu
Are you interested in doing research on entrepreneurship, innovation, or family businesses? Are you smart, motivated, and a good team player? Do you want to learn how to publish papers in top-journals? Do you want to have close contact to practice while doing research? Do you want to live in one of the nicest areas in Germany, located besides a beautiful town (Koblenz) and being close to German metropolises such as Cologne and Frankfurt? … Then apply for one of two open PhD positions! For details, see below. Questions and applications should be directed to nadine.kammerlander [ AT ] whu.edu