Dr Russell Matthews

Senior Lecturer

Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship

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Personal statement

Personal Statement

Russell is a Senior Lecturer whose research primarily focuses on disruptive technologies 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 is the Director of Undergraduate Teaching for the Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship's BA Business Enterprise programme.

He is also the Director of Strathclyde Business School's undergraduate Management Development Programme.

He primarily teaches New Venture Creation and other topics related to entrepreneurial growth.

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Area of Expertise

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

Prize And Awards

Strathclyde Business School publication prize 2018-2019
Recipient
1/6/2020
Strathclyde Business School publication prize 2018-2019
Recipient
1/6/2019

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Teaching

Creativity and Innovation Management

New Venture Planning

Entrepreneurial Sales

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Professional Activities

Invited speaker at the professional development workshop on "External enablers of Entrepreneurship" at the 2022 Academy of Management Conference Seattle
Speaker
5/8/2022
Invited speaker at the professional development workshop on "External enablers of Entrepreneurship" at the 2019 Academy of Management Conference Boston
Speaker
8/8/2019
Journal of Business Venturing (Journal)
Peer reviewer
1/8/2019
Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice (Journal)
Peer reviewer
1/6/2019
Journal of Business Research (Journal)
Peer reviewer
1/5/2019
Technological Forecasting and Social Change (Journal)
Peer reviewer
1/5/2019

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Projects

ScotGrad Highlands and Islands Residential Training
Levie, Jonathan (Principal Investigator) Gannon, Martin Joseph (Co-investigator) Matthews, Russell (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2016 - 31-Jan-2018
Evaluation of Santander Breakthrough SME Support Programme
MacKenzie, Niall (Academic) Matthews, Russell (Academic)
01-Jan-2014 - 17-Jan-2014
Evaluation of Santander Breakthrough SME Support Programme
MacKenzie, Niall (Principal Investigator) Matthews, Russell (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2014 - 26-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
Matthews, Russell (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2008 - 05-Jan-2015

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Contact

Dr Russell Matthews
Senior Lecturer
Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship

Email: russell.matthews@strath.ac.uk
Tel: 548 3964