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Postdoktor
Elisa Thomas { "honorific-suffix": "Postdoktor", "fn": "Elisa Thomas", "tel": "Telefon: 51832903", "email": "elisa.thomas@uis.no" }

Avdeling/enhet Handelshøgskolen ved UiS
Institutt/senter Handelshøgskolen ved UiS

Forskningsområder

Utvalgte publikasjoner

Papers on international conferences

·   Thomas, E.; Pugh, R. Expanding the ?entrepreneurial university? concept to encompass the social and economic dimensions of entrepreneurship and innovation: insights from an emerging economy. Proceedings of the Regional Innovation Police Conference, Santiago de Compostela, October 26th.

·     Thomas, E.; Balestrin, A.; Howells, J. (2014) The role of intermediaries in open innovation: Developing a model for collaborative R&D. Proceedings of the Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, United States of America. Abstract available at: http://proceedings.aom.org/content/2014/1/14428.short

·  Thomas, E. (2013) The Role of Intermediaries in Collaborative Innovation Projects. Proceedings of the VI Association of Brazilian Postgraduate Students and Researchers in the United Kingdom (ABEP-UK) Conference and II European Conference of Brazilian Postgraduate Students and Researchers, London, September 28th. Abstract available at: https://issuu.com/abep-uk/docs/booklet_conference2013

·  Thomas, E. (2013). The role of intermediaries at collaborative innovation projects. International Ph.D. School on Innovation and Economic Development, Globelics Academy. Tampere, May 20th to May 31st.

·      Thomas, E.; Bignetti, L.P. (2012) On the way from closed innovation to open innovation: Research case studies at the chemical industry in Brazil. Proceedings of the 21st International Conference of the International Association for Management of Technology (IAMOT), Taiwan.

·       Battisti, S.; Thomas, E.; Bignetti, L. P. (2008) R&D as a social process: the case of the development of a new device for vehicle localization in Brazil. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference of the International Association for Management of Technology (IAMOT), Dubai.

Pågående forskning

Arbeidserfaring

Unisinos University, Brazil, from February 2009 to January 2017. www.unisinos.br

Coordination:

·   Coordinator of Learning Modules of the undergraduate Degree in Management for Innovation and Leadership (2014, 2015 and 2016).

·   Coordinator of the course Strategic Innovation and Management of Projects Portfolio (duration 90 hours - October to December 2011) (certificate in Portuguese: Curso de Inovação Estratégica e Gestão de Portfólio de Projetos).

·    Coordinator of the course Management and Strategies of Innovation for SMEs (duration 90 hours - November to December 2010).

·    Coordinator of the course Management and Strategies of Innovation (duration 90 hours - April to July 2010).

·  Coordinator of the course Cooperation and Development: Shared Economy (duration 3,5 hours -December 2010) (in Portuguese: Cooperação e Desenvolvimento: Economia da Cooperação).

·   Coordinator and proponent of the course: MBA in Management of Innovative Organizations (2009, 2010 and 2011).

Teacher at undergraduate level courses:

·     Innovation Management to the undergraduate Degree in Business Management (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016).

·     Innovation and Strategy to the Degree of Bachelor of Technology in Management Processes (2010 and 2016).

·     Innovation Workshop to the undergraduate Degree in Management for Innovation and Leadership (2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016).

·     Entrepreneurship and Innovation (2014).

·     Entrepreneurship and Innovation in English (2015 and 2016).

·    Innovation and Formation of New Businesses to the undergraduate Degree in Digital Social Communication (2010, 2011, 2012 and 2014).

·  Business Topics to the undergraduate Degree in Digital Social Communication (2013).

·  Innovation Management to the online undergraduate Degree in Business Management (2012, 2013 and 2014).

·  Cooperation Networks to the online undergraduate Degree in Business Management (2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016).

· Foundations of the Administrative Process to the online undergraduate Degree in Business Management (2014, 2015 and 2016).

·        Innovation to the Degree of Bachelor of Technology in Gastronomy (2009 and 2010).

Teacher at Postgraduation Courses:

·   Innovation and Business Context (MBA in Management - 2014, 2015 and 2016).

·    Post-MBA classes of Open and Collaborative Innovation (Post-MBA in Innovation Management - 2014).

·     Organizational Learning and Competences (MBA in Management ? 2016).


Supervisions of students? final papers and monographs (MBA dissertations).


Supervisions of students? final papers and monographs (undergraduate level).


Executive education and other activities:

·   Judge on the XXII Scientific and Technological Initiation Exhibition (duration 3 hours - May 2015) (certificate in Portuguese: XXII Mostra UNISINOS de Iniciação Científica e Tecnológica).

·   Teacher of Open Innovation: Accelerating Projects for Innovation workshop (duration 3 hours), September 2015.

·    Member of the revision commission of the academic program of the undergraduate Degree in Digital Social Communication (2012 and 2013).

·  Teacher of the Programme for the Qualification of Staff of Development Bank BADESUL (duration 12 hours - March to November 2014) (certificate in Portuguese: Programa de Capacitação dos Colaboradores do BADESUL).

·  Teacher of the course Strategic Innovation and Management of Projects Portfolio, 2011 (certificate in Portuguese: Curso de Inovação Estratégica e Gestão de Portfólio de Projetos).

·   Teacher of the Programme for the Development of Leaders (duration 60 hours - August 2010).

·    Member of the research group about interorganizational networks (GeRedes) since 2007.