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Medhanie Gaim

Associate Professor (Docent) of Management interested in paradox theory and entrepreneurship. Currently serving as the coordinator of the Management section at USBE.

Research qualifications: Docent
Educational qualifications: Recognised university teacher



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Associate professor at Umeå School of Business, Economics and Statistics (USBE) Units: Business Administration, Management
Samhällsvetarhuset, Biblioteksgränd 6, A33701 Umeå universitet, 901 87 Umeå

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I am an Associate Professor (Docent) of Management at Umeå School of Business and Economics. My research focuses on paradox theory and entrepreneurship. My research has been published in academic journals such as the Academy of Management Review, Organization Studies, Harvard Business Review, and Journal of Management Inquiry.

The routledge companion to improvisation in organizations, Abingdon; New York: Routledge 2024 : 50-64
Pina e Cunha, Miguel; Gaim, Medhanie; Clegg, Stewart
Harvard Business Review
Nair, Sujith; Gaim, Medhanie
Elgar Introductions to Management and Organization Theory series
Cunha, Miguel; Stewart, Clegg; Gaim, Medhanie; et al.
Project Management Journal, Sage Publications 2022, Vol. 53, (4) : 397-415
Gaim, Medhanie; Clegg, Stewart; Cunha, Miguel
Elements in Organization Theory
Gaim, Medhanie; Clegg, Stewart; Pina e Cunha, Miguel; et al.
Harvard Business Review
Gaim, Medhanie; Nair, Sujith; Blomquist, Tomas
Academy of Management Review, Academy of Management 2022, Vol. 47, (1) : 162-183
Nair, Sujith; Gaim, Medhanie; Dimo, Dimov
Scandinavian Journal of Management, Elsevier 2022, Vol. 38, (2)
Rosales, Virginia; Gaim, Medhanie; Berti, Marco; et al.
Interdisciplinary dialogues on organizational paradox: learning from belief and science, part A, Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2021 : 29-50
Gaim, Medhanie; Clegg, Stewart
Organization Studies, Sage Publications 2021, Vol. 42, (6) : 949-970
Gaim, Medhanie; Clegg, Stewart; Pina e Cunha, Miguel
2021 IEEE 4th International Conference on Information Systems and Computer Aided Education, ICISCAE 2021, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 2021 : 54-61
Hejrati, Zahra Seyedeh; Gaim, Medhanie; Eesley, Charles E.; et al.
Journal of Management Inquiry, Sage Publications 2021, Vol. 30, (2) : 154-167
Pradies, Camille; Aust, Ina; Bednarek, Rebecca; et al.
Strategic Management Society: 41st Annual Conference
Seyedeh, Zahra; Gaim, Medhanie; Eesley, Charles
Tensions and paradoxes in temporary organizing, Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2020 : 37-60
Clegg, Stewart; Cunha, Miguel; Gaim, Medhanie; et al.
Hamburg, Germany: 2020
Gaim, Medhanie; Clegg, Stewart; Cunha, Miguel; et al.
Management of Innovation and Technology, Göteborg: Stiftelsen IMIT 2020, (3) : 8-9
Gaim, Medhanie; Nair, Sujith; Blomquist, Tomas
Rosales, Virginia; Gaim, Medhanie; Rouleau, Linda
Academy of Management Proceedings
Gaim, Medhanie; Clegg, Stewart R.; Pina Cunha, Miguel
Creativity and Innovation Management, John Wiley & Sons 2019, Vol. 28, (2) : 265-281
Gaim, Medhanie; Wåhlin, Nils; Jacobsson, Mattias
European Management Journal, Oxford: Elsevier 2018, Vol. 36, (4) : 497-518
Gaim, Medhanie
34th EGOS Colloquium - Surprise in and around Organizations: Journeys to the Unexpected, Tallinn, Estonia, July 5-7, 2018
Gaim, Medhanie; Clegg, Stewart; Cunha, Miguel
34th EGOS Colloquium: Surprise in and around Organizations: Journeys to the Unexpected, July 5–7, 2018, Tallinn, Estonia
Gaim, Medhanie; Manzoni, Beatrice
Journal of Organization Design, Springer 2018, Vol. 7, (6)
Gaim, Medhanie; Wåhlin, Nils; Cunha, Miguel Pina e; et al.
Academy of Management Proceedings
Nair, Sujith; Gaim, Medhanie
Studier i företagsekonomi. Serie B, 95
Gaim, Medhanie
Scandinavian Journal of Management, Vol. 32, (1) : 33-44
Gaim, Medhanie; Wåhlin, Nils
Lund: 2013
Gaim, Medhanie
29th EGOS Colloquium
Gaim, Medhanie; Wåhlin, Nils

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1 January 2020 until 31 December 2022
Published: 31 May, 2021
Published: 27 May, 2020