Full Professor
Ph.D., Business Administration, Entrepreneurship and Innovation - Ghent University
Major Coordinator
Track: Innovation and Entrepreneurship
LEM Member
  • 2009 : Ph.D., Business Administration, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Ghent University, Belgium
  • 2003 : Master, Business Administration, Ghent University, Belgium
  • 2002 : Master, Engineering, Katholieke Hogeschool Brugge-Oostende, Belgium
Published Papers in Refereed Journals
  • Bruneel J., Billiet A., Dufays F., (2023). Exit, Voice, or Both: Why Organizations Engage with Stakeholders, Business & Society, NA (NA) 42.
  • Bruneel J., Filip De Beule F., Dobson K., (2023). The internationalization of social enterprises: the impact of business model characteristics, International Business Review, na (na) na.
  • Ratinho T., Bruneel J., (2023). Taking stock of research on hybrid organizations: Enriching theoretical perspectives, extending empirical contexts, and expanding practical relevance, Journal of Business Research, 170 (January 2024) 114313.
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  • Bruneel J., Weemaes S., Gaeremynck A., Debrulle J., (2022). Initial external knowledge sources and short-term start-up growth, Small Business Economics, 58 (1) 523-540.
  • Teirlinck P., Spithoven A., Bruneel J., (2022). R&D employment effects of financial slack generated by R&D tax exemption: the importance of firm-level contingencies, R&D management, 52 (1) 1-35.
  • Bruneel J., Symeonidou N., Leiponen A., Autio E., (2022). The origins of capabilities: resource allocation strategies, capability development, and the performance of new firms, Journal of Business Venturing, 37 (4) 106208.
  • Bruneel J., Gaeremynck A., Weemaes S., (2022). Outside board members and strategic orientation of new ventures in the startup phase, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, 16 (4) 801-825.
  • Bruneel J., Clarysse B., Bobelyn A., Wright M., (2020). Liquidity events and VC-backed academic spin-offs: the role of search alliances, Research Policy, 49 (10) 104035.
  • Bruneel J., De Cock R., Bobelyn A., (2020). Making the lean start-up method work: the role of prior market experience, Journal of Small Business Management, 58 (5) 975-1002.
  • Staessens Matthias, Kerstens Pieterjan, Bruneel J., Cherchye Laurens, (2019). Data envelopment analysis and social enterprises: analysing performance, strategic orientation, and mission drift, Journal of Business Ethics, 159 (2) 325–341.
  • Bruneel J., Clarysse Bart, Autio Erkko, (2018). The role of prior domestic experience and prior shared experience in young firm internationalization, International Small Business Journal, 36 (3) 265-284.
  • Bruneel J., Clarysse Bart, Staessens Matthias, Weemaes Stephan, (2018). Breaking with the past: the need for innovation in the governance of nonprofit social enterprises, Academy of Management Perspectives, 34 (2) 209-225.
  • Symeonidou Noni, Bruneel J., Autio Erkko, (2017). Commercialization strategy and internationalization outcomes in technology-based new ventures, Journal of Business Venturing, 32 (2) 302-317.
  • Symeonidou Noni, Bruneel J., (2017). Determinants, causal connections and outcomes in corporate technology licensing: a systematic review and research agenda, R&D management, 47 (4) 620-636.
  • Bruneel J., Spithoven André, Clarysse Bart, (2017). Interorganizational trust and technology complexity: evidence for new technology-based firms, Journal of Small Business Management, 55 (S1) 256-274.
  • Bruneel J., De Cock Robin, (2016). Entry mode research and SMEs: a review and future research agenda, Journal of Small Business Management, 54 (S1) 135-167.
  • Bruneel J., D'Este Pablo, Salter Ammon, (2016). The impact of financial slack on explorative and exploitative knowledge sourcing from universities: evidence from the UK, Industrial and Corporate Change, 25 (4) 689-706.
  • Bruneel J., Fassin Yves, Stevens Robin, Moray Nathalie, (2016). Balancing competing logics in for-profit social enterprises: a need for hybrid governance, Journal of Social Entrepreneurship, 7 (3) 263-285.
  • Stevens Robin, Moray Nathalie, Bruneel J., (2015). The social and economic mission of social enterprises: dimensions, measurement, validation, and relation, Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice, 39 (5) 1051-1081.
  • Stevens Robin, Moray Nathalie, Bruneel J., Clarysse Bart, (2015). Attention allocation to multiple goals: the case of for-profit social enterprises, Strategic Management Journal, 36 (7) 1006-1016.
  • Clarysse Bart, Wright Mike, Bruneel J., Mahajan Aarti, (2014). Creating value in ecosystems: crossing the chasm between knowledge and business ecosystems, Research Policy, 43 (7) 1164-1176.
  • Bruneel J., Van de Velde Els, Clarysse Bart, (2013). Impact of the type of corporate spin-off on growth, Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice, 37 (4) 943-959.
  • Bruneel J., Van de Velde Els, Clarysse Bart, Gemmel Paul, (2012). Improving the success of radical innovation projects within established firms: engaging employees across different hierarchal levels, Technology Analysis and Strategic Management, 24 (9) 951-965.
  • Bruneel J., Clarysse Bart, Wright Mike, (2011). Explaining growth paths of young technology-based firms: structuring resource portfolios in different competitive environments, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, 5 (2) 137-157.
  • Bruneel J., Yli-Renko Helena, Clarysse Bart, (2010). Learning from experience and learning from others: how congenital and interorganizational learning substitute for experiential learning in young firm internationalization, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, 4 (2) 164-182.
  • Bruneel J., D'Este Pablo, Salter Ammon, (2010). Investigating the fators that diminish the barriers to industry-university collaboration, Research Policy, 39 858-868.
  • Clarysse Bart, Bruneel J., (2007). Nurturing and growing innovative start-ups: the role of policy as integrator, R&D management, 37 (2) 139-149.