Service

SERVICE IN THE UNIVERSITY OF CATANIA

University of Catania
Spin-off Board, 2013-2017
Liaison person with AXA Research Fund, 2011-to date
Presidential Board for Scientific Research and Policy, 2009-2013

Catania School of Advanced Studies
Professor of Management and Strategy, 2008-2010

School of Economics and Business
International Relations Committee, 2006-2008

Department of Economics and Business
Deputy Coordinator of the PhD Program in Economics, Management and Statistics
consortium btw the Universities of Messina, Catania, and Palermo, June 2014-October 2015

Academic Director of GRIM - Group of Research on Insurance
and Banking Economics and Management, November 2011-2015

Committee for Defining the Criteria for Selecting Full Professors, 2015

Research Committee, 2013-2017

Board of Directors, Senior Member, 2011-12

Acting Chair, November-December 2010

Deputy Chair, 2008-2010; 2016-to date

Dean of Research, 2016-to date

Board of Directors, Member 2002-2005; 2005-2008

Ph.D. Program in Economics and Management
PhD Program Coordinator, 2012-2016
Doctoral Committee, 2001-2002; 2008-2016
Coordinator of Ph.D. Seminars in Strategic Management, in Marketing, and in Finance, 2003-2008

Masters of Science in Corporate Finance
Deputy Director, 2008-2011; 2012-2015
Quality Review Committee, 2013-2016

Masters of Science in Economics and Management of Tourism
Steering Committee, 2003-2005


OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

Academy of Management
Executive Committee Member, Business Policy and Strategy Division, 2014-2016
Ambassador of Business Policy and Strategy Division to Academy’s Membership Committee, 2016
Member of Committee for the Establishment of New Awards, Business Policy and Strategy Division Division, 2015-2016

Strategic Management Society
Representative at large, Cooperative Strategies Interest Group, 2014-2015
Representative at large, Competitive Strategy Interest Group, 2012-2013

Global Coopetition Research Network
Founding Steering Committee Member, 2012-to date

Italian Academy of Management
Chair of the Committee for Establishing the Membership International Publication Database, 2010-2011
Member of Research Group on Innovation and Creativity, 2008-2010
Member of Study Group for Performance Appraisal and Measurement of the University System,
2006-2007 (first round) and 2008-2009 (second round)
Member of Sub-Committee for Strategy, Industrial Organization, Entrepreneurship, and Governance
 

SERVICE IN EVALUATION

External Institutions – International

Strategic Management Society, 2016
SMS Best Conference PhD Paper Prize, Award Committee

Academy of Management, 2016
Carolyn Dexter Award Selection Panel, International Theme Committee

National Science Center, Poland 2016
Expert Panel Member for the Assessment of Research Grant Proposals and Principal Investigator Profiles

University of Paris-Est, Paris 2015
Member of the Evaluation Committee awarding the PhD Degree in Management to one PhD candidate

Academy of Management, 2015
Carolyn Dexter Award Selection Panel, International Theme Committee

Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada, 2015
Assessor for Research Projects Funding Grant

Strategic Management Society, 2014
SMS Best Conference PhD Paper Prize, Award Committee

Strategic Management Society, 2014
Cooperative Strategies Interest Group Best Paper Award, Evaluation Committee

National Research Center, Poland 2014
Reviewer for the Evaluation of Research Grant Proposals in Management

Kingston University, London 2014
Referee for a candidate to the position of Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management

ESSEC Business School, Paris 2013
Referee for the promotion to the position of Associate Professor in Management

Strategic Management Society, 2013
SMS Best Conference PhD Paper Prize, Award Committee

Academy of Management, 2013
Carolyn Dexter Award Selection Panel, International Theme Committee

Danish Research Council, 2013
Referee for the Evaluation of Research Project Proposals in Social Sciences

Sir John Cass Business School at City University of London, 1999
External Assessor for panels presentations in Strategic Management for the MBA Degree

External Institutions – National

Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of Universities and Research InstitutesRome, 2016
Referee Groupof Research Quality (VQR 2011-2014) in Economics and Social Sciences

Kore Universityof Enna 2016
Member of the Evaluation Committee for one position of Assistant Professor in Management

LUISS Guido Carli University, Rome 2016
Assessor for Final Theses in the MPhil in Management Research

Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of Universities and Research Institutes Rome, 2015-17
Expert Evaluator of the Third Mission of Universities and Research Institutes

University of Venice “Ca’ Foscari” 2015
Assessor for Research Prize – Category Emerging Scholars

LUISS Guido Carli University, Rome 2015
Assessor for Research Projects Funding Grant

University of Cagliari 2014
Member of the Evaluation Committee awarding the PhD Degree in Management to eight PhD Candidates

Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research, Rome 2013-14
Committee awarding the Habilitation for nation-wide university appointments to 430 candidates
to Full and Associate Professors in Management

LUISS Guido Carli University, Rome 2012
Member of the Evaluation Committee for a position of Associate Professor in Management

Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of Universities and Research InstitutesRome, 2011-13
Expert Evaluator Groupof Research Quality (VQR 2004-2010) in Economics and Social Sciences

Italian National Agency for the Evaluation of Universities and Research InstitutesRome, 2011-13
Referee Groupof Research Quality (VQR 2004-2010) in Economics and Social Sciences

Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research, Rome 2011
Referee for the Evaluation of Research Project Proposals for “Future in Research” (FIRB) Program

Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research, Rome 2011
Referee for the Evaluation of Research Project Proposals forPOR Calabria ESF 2007-2013

Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research, Rome 2011
Member of the Committee awarding Tenure decision to an Associate Professor in Management
at the Catholic University of Milan

Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research, Rome 2009-2010
Member of the Committee awarding Tenure decision to an Associate Professor in Management
at the University of Bologna

Bocconi University of Milan 2009
Member of the Evaluation Committee awarding the PhD Degree in Management to thirteen PhD Candidates

Second University of Naples 2009
Member of the Evaluation Committee awarding the PhD Degree in Innovation & Entrepreneurship
to five PhD Candidates

SDA Bocconi School of Management, Milan – Research Division 2007-08
External Referee for the Evaluation of Research Programs Output

Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa 2007
Member of the Evaluation Committee awarding the PhD Degree in Economics & Management to one PhD Candidate

Bocconi University of Milan 2007
Referee for a candidate to the position of Assistant Professor in Management

University of Pavia 2006
External Referee for a candidate to a Marie Curie Fellowship in Management

IULM Universityof Languages and Communication, Milan 2005-2006
Member of the Evaluation Committee for two positions of Associate Professor in Management

Universityof Naples“Parthenope” 2005
Member of the Evaluation Committee for one position of Assistant Professor in Management

University of Catania

University of Catania 2015
Member of the Evaluation Committee for Tutorship to the Business Economics and Management Course

University of Catania 2014
Member of the Evaluation Committee for Internships in Administrative Support to Spinoff Initiatives
Member of the Evaluation Committee for Internships in Legal Support to Spinoff Initiatives

University of Catania 2012-13
Chair of the Evaluation Committee for one Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Management
Chair of the Evaluation Committee for three Doctoral Students in Economics & Management
Member of the Evaluation Committee for entrusting the Cash/Treasury Service of the University

University of Catania 2010
Chair of Evaluation Committee for one Post-Doctoral Fellowship supporting the FRIDA Project
Chair of Evaluation Committee for one Administrative Unit supporting the FRIDA Project
Member of the Evaluation Committee for one Research Fellowship in Management

University of Catania 2009
Member of the Evaluation Committee for four Doctoral Students in Business Economics & Management
Chair of Evaluation Committee for one Administrative Unit supporting the FRIDA Project

Universityof Catania 2007-08
Chair of the Evaluation Committee for one Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Management
Chair of the Evaluation Committee for Admission to the Profession of Italian CPA (2 sessions 350 candidates) 

University of Catania 2006
Member of the Evaluation Committee for one Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Management
Member of the Evaluation Committee for eight Doctoral Students in Business Economics & Management
Chair of Evaluation Committee for a one-year Scholarship in Business Economics & Management

University of Catania 2005
Member of the Evaluation Committee for one Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Management – Profile A
Member of the Evaluation Committee for one Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Management – Profile B

University of Catania 2002
Member of the Evaluation Committee awarding the PhD Degree in Business Economics & Management
to nine PhD Candidates

AD HOC REVIEWER

Journals

Academy of Management Perspectives

Academy of Management Journal

Advances in Strategic Management

American Journal of Business

Asia Pacific Management Journal

British Journal of Management

Business History

Economia e Politica Industriale/Journal of Industrial and Business Economics

European Management Journal

European Management Review

Finanza Marketing e Produzione

Group and Organization Management

Industrial Marketing Management

Industry and Innovation

International Journal of Business Environment

International Journal of Business Performance Management

International Journal of Globalisation and Small Business

International Journal of Management Reviews

International Small Business Journal

International Studies of Management and Organization

Journal of Business Research

Journal of International Business Studies

Journal of Management

Journal of Management and Governance

Journal of Management Studies

Journal of Managerial Psychology

Journal of Small Business Management

Leadership Quarterly

Long Range Planning

Organization Science

R&D Management

Sloan Management Review

Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal

Strategic Management Journal

Technology Analysis and Strategic Management

Tourismos: An International Multidisciplinary Journal of Tourism


Publishers

Edward Elgar

Palgrave-Mamillan (book chapters)

Springer (book chapters)


Conferences

Academy of Management, BPS Division/OMT Division
Annual Meetings 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2011
Annual Meeting 2012, 2015, Caroline Dexter Best International Paper Award
First International Entrepreneurship Exemplar Conference (Ent Division), 2013

European Academy of Management
Annual Conferences 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013

EIASM Workshops on Coopetition Strategy, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014

R&D Management Conference, 2015

Strategic Management Society
Annual Conference 2015 (IGs: Competitive Strategy, Cooperative Strategies; Knowledge and Innovation; and Entrepreneurship and Strategy)
Annual Conference 2014 (IGs: Competitive Strategy, Cooperative Strategies; and Entrepreneurship and Strategy)
Annual Conference 2013 ((IGs: Competitive Strategy, Cooperative Strategies, and Knowledge and Innovation)
Annual Conference 2012 ((IGs: Cooperative Strategies, Knowledge and Innovation, and Understanding Transitions in Business Models)
Annual Conference 2011 (IGs: Competitive Strategy, and Knowledge and Innovation)
Annual Conference 2009 (IGs: Competitive Strategy, and Knowledge and Innovation)
Annual Conference 2006 (IG: Competitive Strategy)
Special Conference, “Strategy Challenges in the XXI Century: Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Coopetition”,
Rome 2016
Special Conference on “Microfoundations of Strategic Management Research”, Copenhagen, 2014
Special Conference on “Strategy Process”, Finland 2010
Special Conference on “New Frontiers in Entrepreneurship”, 2007

European Conference on Information Systems 17thAnnual Conference 2009

European Summer University on Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurship Education Research 2009

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