Miha Škerlavaj

Miha Škerlavaj, PhD, is a vice-dean for research and a professor of management at the School of Economics and Business University of Ljubljana and an adjunct professor of leadership and organizational behavior at BI Norwegian Business School. He is also active as a member of the Scientific council to the Slovenian research agency. Scientific community values him as an awarded researcher who published in prestigious international research journals including the Academy of Management Journal, the Harvard Business Review, the Journal of Organizational Behavior, the Leadership Quarterly and the Human Resource Management. He is involved in several international research collaborations with colleagues from top global business schools. For his research in the field knowledge and innovation management he received prestigious Zois recognition by the Republic of Slovenia in 2020.

He also published and edited and a book Capitalizing on creativity: Fostering the implementation of creative ideas at work as well as Outfit7 case study at renowned business school INSEAD. His research received attention in global media such as The New York Times. Professor Škerlavaj is also an active research disseminator as a radio co-host, podcast creator, op-ed and blog writer. He has extensive practical experience through workshops, trainings and consulting assignments for clients in Scandinavia, Central and Eastern Europe, and China. He teaches PhD, EMBA, executive, and master of science programs in Europe and Asia and regularly facilitates workshops with practitioners on cross-cultural management, organizational development and change, leadership development, human resource management, creativity and innovation management-related topics.