Dr Russell Matthews

Strathclyde Chancellor's Fellow

Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship

Personal statement

Personal Statement

Russell is a Chancellor's Fellow specialising in innovation and entrepreneurship. His research primarily focuses on technology and innovation-driven business models within young growth-oriented ventures. His research has been published in leading outlets such as Entrepreneurship Theory and PracticeJournal of Business Venturing, and Journal of Business Research.

He primarily teaches New Venture Creation and other topics related to entrepreneurial growth strategies. He has coordinated and delivered teaching provision at undergraduate, postgraduate, and MBA levels, as well as in conjunction with a range of external partners.

Expertise

Has expertise in:

    • New Business Startup
    • Innovation Management
    • Real-time Qualitative Data Collection

Publications

Good to be bad : should we be worried by the sharing economy?
Chalmers Dominic, Matthews Russell
Strategic Change Vol 28, pp. 403-408 (2019)
https://doi.org/10.1002/jsc.2295
Blockchain as an external enabler of new venture ideas : Digital entrepreneurs and the disintermediation of the global music industry
Chalmers Dominic, Matthews Russell, Hyslop Amy
Journal of Business Research (2019)
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusres.2019.09.002
Institutionalizing women's enterprise policy : a legitimacy- based perspective
Arshed Norin, Chalmers Dominic, Matthews Russell
Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice Vol 43, pp. 553-581 (2019)
https://doi.org/10.1177/1042258718803341
The intersection of entrepreneurship and selling : an interdisciplinary review, framework, and future research agenda
Matthews Russell S, Chalmers Dominic M, Fraser Simon S
Journal of Business Venturing Vol 33, pp. 691-719 (2018)
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbusvent.2018.04.008
Renew or regress : maintaining a forum for radical entrepreneurship scholarship
Casulli Lucrezia, Chalmers Dominic, Drakopoulou Dodd Sarah, Matthews Russell, Stoyanov Stoyan
International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research Vol 23, pp. 1-6 (2017)
https://doi.org/10.1108/IJEBR-01-2017-0041
Tracking the Performance of High Growth Entrepreneurs
MacKenzie Niall, Chalmers Dominic, Matthews Russell
(2016)

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Teaching

Creativity and Innovation Management

New Venture Planning

Entrepreneurial Sales

Projects

Evaluation of Santander Breakthrough SME Support Programme
MacKenzie, Niall (Principal Investigator) Matthews, Russell (Co-investigator)
03-Jan-2015 - 03-Jan-2015
Evaluation of Santander Breakthrough SME Support Programme
MacKenzie, Niall (Academic) Matthews, Russell (Academic)
01-Jan-2014 - 17-Jan-2014
Workplace Innovation Consortium (ERDF Project)
Findlay, Patricia (Principal Investigator) MacBryde, Jillian (Co-investigator) Lindsay, Colin (Co-investigator) Chalmers, Dominic (Academic) Pascoe-Deslauriers, Rachelle (Researcher) Matthews, Russell (Researcher) Wilson, James (Post Grad Student)
This project will provide an industry facing Workplace Innovation Coalition (WIC) to support organisational change and innovation in SMEs in Scotland. The WIC unites multi-disciplinary academic expertise with industry leaders to identify workplace challenges, evaluate alternative solutions and provide expert support to deliver outcomes that align the needs of all workplace stakeholders. It will apply best practice from research on employee-led innovation, workplace development, operations management and enterprising behaviour to establish their effectiveness in improving productivity and the quality of working life, focussing on how business innovation can improve workplace performance and promote greater equality, sustainability and social inclusion.
24-Jan-2014 - 24-Jan-2015
Strathclyde - ESRC/SE Government Collaborative Transition DTG | Matthews, Russell
Carter, Sara (Principal Investigator) Mason, Colin (Co-investigator) Matthews, Russell (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2008 - 05-Jan-2015

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Address

Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship
Stenhouse Wing

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