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Dr. Ian SUTHERLAND Director of PhD Program and Centre for Arts and Leadership Development and Research, IEDC-Bled School of Management, Bled


2006-2008 Associate Research Fellow, Centre for Leadership Studies, University of Exeter, UK
2008-2009 Sessional Lecturer, Memorial University, Canada
2009-2010 Assistant Professor, Memorial University, Canada
since 2011 Director of PhD Studies and Centre for Arts and Leadership Development, IEDC-Bled School of Management Faculty of Postgraduate Studies, Slovenija


Board Member: European Sociological Association, Research Network Sociology of the Arts
Academy of Management
International Leadership Association


Dr. Sutherland is co-founder and editor of the journal Music and Arts in Action and the author of articles appearing in Journal of Arts Management, Law and Society; Journal of Visual Art Practice; Music and Arts in Action; Business Leadership Review; Emotion Review; Mangement Learning.
Sutherland, I. and Acord, S. K. (2007). Thinking with art: From situated knowledge to experiential knowing. Journal of Visual Art Practise, 6(2). 125-140.
Sutherland, I. (2008). Cultural Leadership: Networking and Cultural Capital. Leadership Matters, 13. 9.
Sutherland, I. and Gosling, J. (2010). Cultural Leadership: The power of culture from affordances to dwelling. Journal of Arts Management, Law and Society, 40(1). 6-26.
Gosling, J., Sutherland, I., Jones, S., (In Press). Leadership. London: Sage.


Fellow of the School of Graduate Studies, Memorial University (Canada), 2005
University Medal for Excellence in Graduate Studies, Memorial University (Canada), 2005
Royal Historic Society Research Grant, 2006
Overseas Research Scholar (UK), 2005-2009