Mats Alvesson – 14 June
Return to Meaning. Doing and publishing research with something to say.
Mats Alvesson is a Prof in business administration at Lund University, Sweden and at University of Queensland, Australia. He has published extensively in organization studies and qualitative method. His latest books include Return to Meaning. For a Social Science with something to say (w Y Gabriel & R Paulsen, Oxford University Press 2017) and the Stupidity Paradox. The power and pitfalls of functional stupidity at work (w A Spicer, Profile 2016) and Managerial Lifes. Leadership and identity in an imperfect world (w S Sveningsson, Cambridge University Press 2016)