Activities

WORK HISTORY

2020 Onwards: Assistant Professor (Research) at Department of Business and Management, LUISS Guido Carli University, Rome, Italy

2019-2020: Assistant Professor (Senior: UD1) at Methodology and Statistics Department, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

2019-2020: Visiting Faculty Member at Università della Svizzera Italiana, Lugano, Switzerland

2016-2018: Assistant Professor (UD2) at Methodology and Statistics Department, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

2012-2016: PhD Candidate at Institute for Marketing and Communication Management, Università della Svizzera Italiana, Lugano, Switzerland

2008-2011: Assistant Manager, HDFC Bank (Pattom and Velachery branches), India

EDITORIAL EXPERIENCE

(2015, May). Methodological Pluralism for theory development in Industrial Marketing. Editorial Assistant for Industrial Marketing Management journal Special Issue

VISITING SCHOLAR EXPERIENCE

2015-2016: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Munich, Germany, Institute Of Leadership and Organization (February 2015-January 2016)

2014-2014: Hanken School Of Economics, Helsinki, Finland, Department of Management and Organization (September 2014-October 2014)

WORKSHOPS CONDUCTED

2020 May: Introduction to NVivo 11, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands

2019 July: Grounded theory. University of Exeter Business School, Exeter, United Kingdom

2019 April: Case study research. University of Exeter Business School, Exeter, United Kingdom

2018 June: Case study research. Amrita School of Business, Coimbatore, India

FOUNDING AND ORGANIZING EXPERIENCE

2020 Onwards: Member of Erasmus Plus Commission, representing Department of Business and Management, LUISS Guido Carli

2020 Onwards: Organizer of DIM Breakfast Virtual Meetings, Department of Business and Management, LUISS Guido Carli

2018-2019: Organizer of Qualitative Reading Group, Methodology and Statistics Department, Utrecht University

2015-2016: Founding member of Laboratory of Science communication (LABCS), Inter institute research center at Università della Svizzera italiana

INVITED RESEARCH VISITS

(2018, May). University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece

INVITED TALKS 

(2020, January). Transparency in qualitative management research. Talk given at SKEMA Business School, Paris, France

(2018, November). “Soft skills: An advantage for women in career?”. Round table discussant at Long Night of Careers, Lugano, Switzerland

(2018, March). “Mentoring in academia”. Talk given at Equal Opportunities Services, Università della Svizzera italiana, Lugano, Switzerland

(2017, June). “Oops, I’ve got an outlier in my data – what now?” A call for using model mis-fit for theory building in management”. Talk given at Amrita School of Business, Amrita University, Coimbatore, India

(2016, November). “I have a PhD. Now what?”. Talk given at Long Night of Careers, Lugano, Switzerland

(2016, August). Deviant Case Method. Talk given at Case Studies: Design, Methods, and Reporting course, 20th Swiss Summer School, Lugano, Switzerland

(2015, September). Anatomy of the highly improbable – A methodological manifesto for analyzing deviant cases in management research. Talk given at Workshop on Innovation, Leadership, and Family Business, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

(2014, September). Transparency in qualitative and quantitative Management field research. Talk given at Department of Management and Organization, Hanken school of Economics, Helsinki, Finland

(2013, December). Deviant Case Method. Talk given at Department of Management and Organization, Hanken school of Economics, Helsinki, Finland

(2013, December). Deviant Case Method. Talk given at Department of Management Studies, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland

(2013, April). Case Study Research. Talk given at Institute of Marketing and Management, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

BACHELOR PROGRAM RESTRUCTURING

(2018, March): Restructuring of the qualitative part of Course 2, Bachelor program- Toepassing van onderzoeksmethoden en statistiek (TOE), Utrecht University, The Netherlands

SUPERVISING AND MENTORING ACTIVITIES (PhD LEVEL)

2017 March Onwards: Co-supervisor of Ms. Bareerah Hafeez Hoorani, PhD Candidate, Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland

2019 September Onwards: Mentor of Ms. Monika Maria Maslikowska, PhD Candidate, Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland

2018 May – 2019 May: Mentor of Ms. Miaotong Yuan, PhD Candidate, Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland

CO-ORDINATION AND TEACHING ACTIVITIES

Forthcoming courses

LUISS Guido Carli (Rome), Italy

2020 onwards: Master Course: Research Methods in Social Sciences (Teaching)

2021 onwards: Master Course: Research Project Design (Teaching)

Past courses

Utrecht Summer School, The Netherlands

2019-2019: PhD Course in Qualitative research (Course directing and teaching)

Utrecht University, The Netherlands

2018-2020: Bachelor Course: Toepassing van onderzoeksmethoden en statistiek (Teaching)

2017-2020: Master Course: Qualitative research methods (Co-ordination & teaching)

2017-2020: Bachelor Course: Doing a qualitative research project (Co-ordination & teaching)

2018-2018: Bachelor Course: Methoden, technieken en statistiek 4 – Verdieping kwalitatief (Guest lecturing)

2016-2018: Teachers’ Training and Education Science (ALPO) Course: Methods, techniques, and statistics (Teaching)

University College Utrecht, The Netherlands

2016-2020: Bachelor Course: Qualitative inquiry in everyday life (Co-ordination & teaching)

2017-2019: Coordinator and Lecturer of Bachelor Course: Qualitative research techniques (Co-ordination & teaching)

Università della Svizzera italiana, Switzerland

2019-2020: Executive Master Course: MASHLM (Teaching)

2019-2020: Bachelor Course: Metodi Qualitativi (Teaching)

2016-2016: Bachelor Course: Tecniche di ricerche di mercato (Guest lecturing)

2015-2016: PhD Course: Qualitative research methods (Co-teaching and providing teaching assistance)

Swiss Summer School, Switzerland

2012-2015: PhD Course: Case Studies: Design, methods, and reporting (Co-teaching and providing teaching assistance)

Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany

2015-2015: Bachelor course:  Leadership and organization: Sense- and meaning-making in organizations (Co-teaching)

2015-2015: Bachelor Course: Organizational theory and design (Tutoring)

REVIEWING AND CHAIRING EXPERIENCE

Journals

Strategic Management Journal

Journal of Business Ethics

Forum Qualitative Sozialforschung / Forum: Qualitative Social Research

Scientometrics

Books

Sage Publishers, Research Methods

Conferences

Academy of Management (AoM)

European Academy of Management (EURAM)

Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Conference (ISSC)

European Congress of Qualitative Inquiry (ECQI)

European Group for Organizational Studies Conference (EGOS)

Western Academy of Management conference (WAM)

Global Innovation and Knowledge (GIKA)

Industrial Marketing and Purchasing Group (IMP)

World Conference on Qualitative Research (WCQR)