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Ph.D. Johanna MAIR Professor of Management, Organization and Leadership, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin; Academic Editor Stanford Social Innovation Review, Stanfort Universtiy, Stanfort


1991 Bachelor, Social and Economic Sciences, WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business), Vienna
1993 Post-Graduate Diploma, International Relations, The Johns Hopkins University - The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Bologna
1998 Master of Science, Management, INSEAD, Fontainebleau
2001 Ph.D., Management (Strategy), INSEAD, Fontainebleau
2001-2011 Associate Professor, IESE Business School, University of Navarra, Barcelona
2001-2006 Assistant Professor, IESE Business School, University of Navarra, Barcelona
2006 Fellow, Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Sciences, Summer Institute on "Economy and Society: Trajectories of Capitalism", Stanford
2008 SCANOR Visiting Scholar, Stanford University, Stanford
2009 Visiting Scholar (sabbatical), Stanford University, Stanford
2010 Visiting Scholar (sabbatical), Harvard Business School, Boston
since 2010 Visiting Scholar and Academic Editor, Stanford Social Innovation Review, Center for Philanthropy and Civil Society, Stanford University, Stanford
2012-2013 Visiting Professor, Social Entrepreneurship, INSEAD, Fontainebleau and Singapore
since 2012 Professor, Management, Organization and Leadership, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin


Academic Editor, Stanford Social Innovation Review
Editorial Board, Strategic Management Journal
Editorial Board, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal
Editorial Board, Entrepreneurship: Theory & Practice


Mair, J., and Martí, I.: Entrepreneurship in and Around Institutional Voids: A Case Study from Bangladesh. Journal of Business Venturing, 24(5), 2009, pp. 419-435
Seelos, C. and Mair, J.: Profitable Business Models and Market Creation in the Context of Deep Poverty: A Strategic View, Academy of Management Perspectives, 21 (4), 2007, pp. 49-63
Mair, J., Robinson J. and Hockerts, K.: Social Entrepreneurship. Palgrave Macmillan: Basingstoke, UK and New York, 2006
Mair, J. and Martí, I.: Social entrepreneurship research: A source of explanation, prediction, and delight. Journal of World Business, 41(1), 2006, pp. 36-44


Annual Research Award, IESE Business School, to honour outstanding course design and teaching, 2007
Gold Prize, IFC - Financial Times Essay Competition, 2008
Finalist for the EGOS 2009 Best Paper Award, "Not a Field, not an Industry...What Then? Using the Community as a Level of Analysis to Study the Genesis of Field Formation", 2010
Finalist for Best Paper of the Year 2012, Academy of Management Journal, "Building Inclusive Markets in Rural Bangaldesh: How Intermediaries Work Institutional Voids", 2012