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05/21/2021 - 05/21/2021 | Erkner

Temporary and Permanent Facets: Studying Emergency Response Operations in Time and Space

Public Keynote Lecture by Prof. Jörg Sydow, FU Berlin, part of the 4th IRS Spring Academy on Society and Space, "Spaces of Crisis"

Prof. Dr. Jörg Sydow | Freie Universität, Berlin

Jörg Sydow is Professor of Management at the Freie Universität of Berlin and Chair for Inter-firm Cooperation. He holds graduate and postgraduate degrees in Business Administration at Freie Universität Berlin (Dipl.-Kfm.) and of Management Science at Imperial College of Science & Technology London, UK (M.Sc.). He earned his doctoral degree with a thesis on office automation and the scope of organizational choice. From 1991 until 1995 he was Professor of Business Administration at Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany, Chair for "Planning and Organization".

He held various visiting positions, including at Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, Vienna (1996), Austria, at University of Arizona, U.S.A. (2004), Advanced Institute of Management (AIM) Research, London (2006-2008), University of Strathclyde’s Graduate Business School (2008-2017), Australian School of Business of the University of New South Wales (2009), Columbia University in New York City (2013), and Said Business School, Oxford University, as well as Waseda University, Tokyo (both 2017). Among his many awards he most recently received the Global Research Award of the International Project Management Association (IPMA) in 2018 (with T. Braun) and the Academy of Management Review (AMR) Decade Award in 2019 (with G. Schreyögg & J. Koch). Currently he is a Senior Editors with Organizations Studies.

His research focus includes organization and information technology, strategic partnering, outsourcing, inter-firm networks in the service industries, innovation and project management, organization and management theory and research on uncertainty and catastrophes. In the context of crisis, Jörg Sydow is specialized in inter-organizational crisis management and how inter-organizational constellations can deal with uncertainty.

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05/21/2021 17:00 - 05/21/2021 18:30

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Leibniz Institute for Research on Society and Space

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Environment / ecology, Geosciences, Politics, Social studies, Traffic / transport

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