Mats Alvesson Public Lecture: Managerial Lives - Leadership and Identity in an Imperfect World

23 March, 2016 - 17:00 to 19:00
UQ Business School Executive Venue Central Plaza One, Level 19 345 Queen Street, Brisbane
Mats Alvesson

Mats Alvesson is Professor of Business Administration at the University of Lund, Sweden, and, part-time, University of Queensland Business School, Australia and Cass Business School, London. His research inter­ests include critical theory, gender, power, professional services firms, organizational culture, leadership, identity, organizational image, qualitative methods and philosophy of science. Recent books include Understanding Gender and Organizations (Sage, 2009, with Y. Billing), Reflexive Methodology (Sage, 2009, with K. Sköldberg), Interpreting Interviews (Sage, 2010), The Triumph of Emptiness: Consumption, higher education and work organization (Oxford University Press, 2013) and Constructing Research Questions: Doing interesting research (Sage 2013, with J. Sandberg).