Two new Assistant Professors joined the Aalto University School of Business’s Entrepreneurship Unit in autumn 2018.
Dr. Patrick Shulist is an Assistant Professor of Sustainability in Business. He received my PhD in Business Administration from the Ivey Business School in 2016, and held an academic position there until making the move to Finland in 2018. He has also worked at Western University’s Africa Institute, and also taught in the Global Health Systems in Africa program there. His research has two main streams, both of which focus on international development and poverty alleviation in sub-Saharan Africa. At Aalto, he will teach both Sustainability in Business, as well as Sustainable Entrepreneurship courses.
Dr. Arne Kroeger is Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship. His research focuses on how (social) entrepreneurial activities and funding can address societal grand challenges and how they can be measured and assessed. His research has been published in outlets such as The Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management Studies and others. Arne is Associate Editor of the Journal of Social Entrepreneurship. He also served as a reviewer for The Academy of Management Review, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Business Venturing and others.