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Professor John Child

Hierarchy - Friend or Foe?

Lecture by Professor John Child, Honorary Doctor of Aalborg University, whose work on hierarchy is world renowned.

Time

04.09.2019 kl. 08.30 - 09.30

Description

About Professor John Child

John Child is Professor of Commerce at the University of Birmingham, UK, Professor of Management at Plymouth University, and Visiting Professor at Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou. He is a Fellow of the prestigious British Academy [FBA], the Academy of Management, the Academy of International Business and the British Academy of Management. In 2012 he was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by the International Association for Chinese Management Research [IACMR].

Before entering the academic field, Professor Child worked for Rolls-Royce. He served as Dean of the Aston Business School from 1986 to 1989, as Dean and Director of the European Community’s management program in China in 1989-1990, building it into the China-Europe Management Institute, the forerunner of the China-Europe International Business School [CEIBS] in Shanghai. In 1991 he was appointed Diageo Professor of Management in the University of Cambridge and Fellow of St. John’s College, Cambridge.

John Child has published 23 books and approximately 150 articles primarily in the fields of international business and business organization. 

Students, academics, administrators, company managers, institutional representatives and members of the general public of the city of Aalborg and the region of Northern Jutland are most welcome.

Further Information

For further information please contact:

Professor Svetla Marinova
Department of Business and Management, Aalborg University
Phone: 9940 8227
Email: svetla@business.aau.dk

Price

Free

Host

Department of Business and Management, Aalborg University

Address

Fibigerstr├Žde 10, room 0.08