Hunter Centre For Entrepreneurship

  • United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship is a vibrant research centre, with staff having built substantial portfolios of research publications and several are actively involved as editors of leading peer reviewed journals, including Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, International Small Business Journal and Venture Capital: An International Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance.

There is a growing community of research students in the department (currently 15 students are registered for PhD or MRes degrees). There are regular research seminars, and the Department hosts the annual Scottish Entrepreneurship Research Seminar and Doctoral Workshop each May.

Research themes in the Department focus on different aspects of the entrepreneurial process, including:

  • Entrepreneurship Activity
  • Entrepreneurial Resources
  • Entrepreneurial contexts
  • Entrepreneurial Wealth and Philanthropy
  • Entrepreneurship policy
  • Entrepreneurial Learning

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Hunter Centre For Entrepreneurship is active. These topic labels come from the works of this organisation's members. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

entrepreneurship Social Sciences
Entrepreneurship Business & Economics
Entrepreneurs Business & Economics
entrepreneur Social Sciences
innovation policy Social Sciences
innovation Social Sciences
firm Social Sciences
education Social Sciences

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Projects 2004 2024

Research Output 1992 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

An exploratory study into the use of Lean Six Sigma to reduce medication errors in the Norwegian public healthcare context

Antony, J., Forthun, S. C., Trakulsunti, Y., Farrington, T., McFarlane, J., Brennan, A. & Dempsey, M., 26 Sep 2019, In : Leadership in Health Services. 32, 4, p. 509-524 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Total Quality Management
Medication Errors
Delivery of Health Care
Norway
Public Health

Approximating entrepreneurial superdiversity: reconceptualizing the superdiversity debate in ethnic minority entrepreneurship

Yamamura, S. & Lassalle, P., 31 Mar 2019, 28 p. (Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity Working Paper; no. WP 19-02).

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
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Entrepreneurship
Ethnic minorities
Conceptualization
Business studies
Operationalization
Open Access
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migration research
entrepreneurship
national minority
justice
district

Prizes

2017 Emerald/INDAM Indian Management Research Fund Award

Sreevas Sahasranamam (Recipient) & Debabrata Chatterjee (Recipient), 1 Dec 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Appointed OBE for services to women entrepreneurs

Sara Carter (Recipient), 2008

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Women entrepreneurs

Best Creative Industries Entrepreneurship Paper Prize

Sara Carter (Recipient), 9 Nov 2015

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2003 2019

AoM Specialised Conference on Responsible Leadership

Peter McKiernan (Keynote/plenary speaker)
24 Oct 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesKey-note speaker and plenary lectures at conferences

BAM annual conference 2019

Peter McKiernan (Invited speaker)
2 Sep 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesKey-note speaker and plenary lectures at conferences

BAM annual conference 2019

Peter McKiernan (Keynote/plenary speaker)
3 Sep 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesKey-note speaker and plenary lectures at conferences

Impacts

The Role of Women Entrepreneurs in UK Economic Development

Sara Carter (Participant), Eleanor Shaw (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalEconomic and commerce, Policy and legislation

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