Seminar on diversity in the workplace by Helle Neergaard

Gender and entrepreneurship

2019.08.13 | Merete Elmann

Date Thu 10 Oct
Time 13:00 14:00
Location Room 2628-M303, Department of Management, Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University


On Thursday, 10 October at 13:00-14:00 in room 2628-M303, Helle Neergaard will give a seminar entitled

Gender and entrepreneurship


Helle Neergaard is Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Aarhus School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University. She is also the current head of the ITIM section at MGMT. Her research passion is gender in entrepreneurship and in particular how early experiences influence self-efficacy, risk-taking behaviour and the propensity to found and grow a business. Before joining Aarhus University, she spent several years abroad studying and working in industry in the UK. She has ten year’s boardroom experience from the non-profit organization European Council of Small Business of which she was president from 2013-15. Her research publications have appeared in international entrepreneurship journals such as: Entrepreneurship, Theory and Practice; International Small Business Journal; Journal of Enterprising Culture; International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship or International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research.