Current visiting scholars

Charles C. Snow

Charles C. Snow is Professor Emeritus of Business Administration and a native Californian who has been at Penn State since 1974. During his career, he has taught students and executives in the United States and in more than 25 countries in Europe, Asia, and South America. He has been a visiting professor at The Amos Tuck School (Dartmouth College), Norwegian School of Management, and University of Oregon. Currently, he is a Professorial Fellow at the University of Melbourne and a Visiting Researcher at the Interdisciplinary Center for Organizational Architecture at the University of Aarhus, Denmark. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Management and is listed in theWho's Who in the Management SciencesGreat Writers on Organizations, and The IEBM Handbook of Management Thinking. Charles is also a Velux Visiting Professor at ICOA.

Pavel Král

Pavel Král is an assistant professor from Faculty of Management at the University of Economics in Prague who is visiting the department from 1 September 2017 to 31 January 2018. His background is both in management and sport and his original research field has been sport management. Pavel’s other research interests cover organisational design, organisational change, and human resource management. During and after his PhD studies, he was a visiting scholar at Griffith University, Australia.

Vera Kralova

Vera Kralova is a visiting PhD student from University of Economics in Prague from 1 September 2017 to 31 January 2018. The main goal of her research is to explore approaches to organisational structure change in relation to components of organisational design. Vera is associated with the Organisation, Strategy and Accounting section and the ICOA Center. Her local supervisor is Prof. Børge Obel.

Jessica Arias

PhD Student Jessica Arias from Universidad Nacional de Colombia visits the department from 1 June to 26 November for a research project, as part of her PhD thesis. The aim of the project is to study the adoption process of a new renewable air conditioning technology in the Caribbean islands​, as well as the incentives and barriers to the adoption, from a simulation approach. Jessica is associated with the ICOA Center, and her local supervisor is Prof. Erik Larsen.