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Academic Advisors

 

General Issues

 

During the Doctoral program studies students collaborate with academic advisors intensively at every stage of the Doctoral dissertation preparation. The choice of academic advisor is connected with Doctoral Program Academic Advisors main research directions that can be found below. More detailed information about each academic advisor you can find on “Faculty” page.

 

Should you have any questions concerning the choice of research topic or research interests of supposed academic advisor please contact Academic Director of Doctoral program, Professor Galina V. Shirokova. You can also contact your future academic advisor directly. Academic Director of Doctoral program will help you to define list of potential academic advisors, your research interests, topic of your dissertation, to organize a meeting and choose your future academic advisor.

 

During the doctoral dissertation preparation Doctoral students have an opportunity to be involved in Research projects realized by the Research Centers that operate as part of GSOM SPbU. We kindly recommend Doctoral Students to get acquainted with main research directions for research and projects of GSOM SPbU Research Centers: 

 

 

List of Doctoral Program Academic Advisors

 

Tatiana A. Gavrilova

Professor

gavrilova@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Business Ontologies Formation from Heterogeneous Sources for Knowledge Management Systems
  • Cognitive Aspects of Conceptual Modeling in Data and Knowledge Science

 

Elena K. Zavyalova

Professor

zavyalova@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Human Resource Development in Russia and the Former Soviet Union
  • Innovative Human Resources Management/Development technologies in the New Economy

 

Nikolay A. Zenkevich

Associate Professor

zenkevich@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • The problem of manipulations on financial markets
  • Long-term, medium-term and short-term aspects of managing the organization
  • Sustainable cooperation, coordination and integration in supply networks
  • Development of mechanisms and methods for managerial decision making

 

Marina O. Latukha

Associate Professor

marina.latuha@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Determinants of talent mobility from and in emerging markets: A multi-level perspective
  • The role of talent management in organizational ambidexterity: Evidence from emerging market firms
  • Absorptive capacity in Russian MNEs: human capital, performance outcomes and knowledge flows
  • The impact of management of diverse talent groups on firm performance in emerging market context

 

Andrei Yu. Panibratov

Professor

panibratov@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Modalities of state influence on the internationalization of Russian firms
  • Political relations between host and home country shaping EMNEs’ strategies
  • The role of national diasporas for internationalization of emerging market firms
  • Emerging market firms’ inter-regional dynamics within global value chains

 

Maria M. Smirnova

Associate Professor

smirnova@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Marketing strategies, capabilities and resources in shaping competitive advantage in emerging markets context
  • Marketing and innovations: collaborative innovations, user-driven innovations
  • Customer orientation: conceptualization and measurement in the context of Russia
  • Marketing in the context of economy digitalization (e-commerce, multi/omni-channel strategies, sharing economy)
  • Consumer behavior in the context of emerging markets (market knowledge, skepticism, consumption culture, behavior models)

 

Galina V. Shirokova

Professor

shirokova@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Mental health and well-being in the entrepreneurship context
  • Challenges of new venture creation
  • Strategic entrepreneurial behavior of Russian SMEs: A longitudinal perspective
  • Business model innovations: Antecedents and performance outcomes
  • Exploration and exploitation in Russian SMEs: Antecedents and performance outcomes

 

Joan Freixanet

Associate Professor

j.freixanet@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Family firms’ performance
  • Innovation: antecedents and effects in firm internationalization and performance
  • International new ventures and born-globals
  • Entrepreneurship effects
  • Alliances
  • Foreign market entry methods
  • Export promotion programs

 

Mustafa Denis Dalman

Associate Professor

m.dalman@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Consumer behavior in the context of consumer-brand relationships
  • Moral judgments
  • Word-of-Mouth effects

 

Sergey A. Yablonsky

Associate Professor

yablonsky@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Digital business, platform business models and ecosystems, enterprise platform architecture
  • Data governance
  • Digital assets management
  • Digital transformation and digital innovations, namely blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI), cloud computing and Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Digital marketing: sentiment analysis and analytics

 

Dmitry V. Kudryavtsev

Associate Professor

d.v.kudryavtsev@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Enterprise architecture modeling for managing enterprise transformation
  • Enterprise architecture modeling and/or enterprise ontologies for creating a digital twin of an organization
  • Enterprise architecture patterns, archetypes and reference models (e.g. for management capabilities, for knowledge-driven companies, for sustainability, for certain industries)
  • Methods and technologies of knowledge audit (including knowledge mapping)

 

Yury E.Blagov

Associate Professor

blagov@gsom.spbu.ru

Research Directions:

  • Business in society: a change of paradigm
  • Corporate strategies for sustainability
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) development in a Russian context
  • Corporate philanthropy development in a Russian context
  • Social entrepreneurship development in a Russian context