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Daniel Hjorth

Professor

Nottingham Business School

Staff Group(s)
Department of Management

Role

Professor Daniel Hjorth works with the responsible and sustainable business centre, and with entrepreneurship and social entrepreneurship research at Nottingham Business School.

Career overview

Dr.Fil., Docent (Associate Prof.) at Linnaeus University, and Malmo University, Sweden, Prof. at the Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy, Copenhagen Business School , Denmark (since 2006) where he has also headed up the Entrepreneurship Platform; Prof. at Nottingham Business School (fractional position) since 2016, Editor-in-Chief of Organization Studies, an FT50-listed, 4* Journal, Editorial Board Member of journals such as Organization; Entrepreneurship, Theory & Practice; International Small Business Journal; Entrepreneurship and Regional Development.

Research areas

  • Organisational creativity and entrepreneurship
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Philosophy and business
  • Art and management

External activity

Prof. at the Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy, Copenhagen Business School, and Editor-in-Chief of Organization Studies.

Publications

Hjorth, D. (2007) “Narrating the Entrepreneurial Event: Learnng from Shakespeare’s Iago”, Journal of Business Venturing, 22(5): 712-732

Hjorth, D. and Dawson, A. (2016) “The burden of history in the family business organization,” Organization Studies, 37(8): 1089-1111.

Hjorth, D. and Holt, R. (2016) “It’s Entrepreneurship not Enterprise: Ai Weiwei as Entrepreneur”, Journal of Business Venturing Insights, 5: 50-54.

Steyaert, C. and Hjorth, D. (eds.) 2003, New Movements in Entrepreneurship. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar

Hjorth, D. and Steyaert, C. (eds.) 2004, Narrative and Discursive Approaches in Entrepreneurship. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar

Steyaert, C. and Hjorth, D. (2006) Entrepreneurship as Social Change. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Hjorth, D. and Steyaert, C. (2009) The Politics and Aesthetics of Entrepreneurship. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar.

Hjorth, D. (ed.) (2012) Handbook of Organizational Entrepreneurship. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. (November)

Helin, J., Hernes, T., Hjorth, D., and Holt, R. (Eds) (2014) Oxford handbook on Process Philosophy and Organization Studies, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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