Assistant Professor
Ph.D. in Economics & Management - University of Padova
Track: Strategy and Sustainability
  • 2020 : Ph.D. in Economics & Management, University of Padova, Italy
  • 2017 : Master’s degree in Philosophy, Università degli studi del Piemonte Orientale, Italy
  • 2015 : Bachelor, Religious Studies, Theological Faculty of Northern Italy, Italy
  • 2014 : Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy and Communication, Università degli studi del Piemonte Orientale, Italy
Professional Experiences
Academic Experience
  • 2023 - present, Assistant Professor of Strategic Management, IÉSEG School of Management, , France
  • 2021 - 2023, Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Padova, , Italy
  • 2020 - 2021, Research Fellow, University of Padova, , Italy
  • 2020 - 2020, Visiting Researcher, Aalto University , , Finland
  • 2019 - 2019, Visiting Researcher, ESADE Business School, Barcelona, Spain
Scientific prizes and Awards
  • 2022 : Honorable Mention Paper, 14th International Social Innovation Research Conference
  • 2022 : Finalist “Marco Fanno Prize” 2022 – Best junior faculty paper, University of Padova
Published Papers in Refereed Journals
  • Carmine S., De Marchi V., Grandinetti R., (2024). Industrial districts, multinational corporations, and their local/global paradoxes, Investigaciones Regionales, 0 1-15.
  • CARMINE S., De Marchi V., (2023). Reviewing Paradox Theory in Corporate Sustainability Toward a Systems Perspective, Journal of Business Ethics, 184 (1) 139-158.
  • Baudoin L., CARMINE S., Nava L., Poggioli N., van den Broek O. M., (2023). Imagining a Place for Sustainability Management: An Early Career Call for Action, Journal of Management Studies, 60 (3) 754-760.
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  • CARMINE S., De Marchi V., (2022). Nuovi territori per la sostenibilità, Economia e Societa Regionale, XL (1) 63-72.
  • CARMINE S., De Marchi V., (2022). Tensions and outcomes in corporate sustainability: The moderating role of paradoxical frame, Journal of Cleaner Production, 380 (1) 134952.
  • Pradies C., Aust I., Bednarek R., Brandl J., CARMINE S., Cheal J., Pina e Cunha M., Gaim M., Keegan A., Le J. K., Miron-Spektor E., Nielsen R. K., Pouthier V., Sharma G., Sparr J., Vince R., Keller J., (2021). The Lived Experience of Paradox: How Individuals Navigate Tensions during the Pandemic Crisis, Journal of Management Inquiry, 30 (2) 154-167.
  • CARMINE S., Andriopoulos C., Gotsi M., Härtel C. E. J., Krzeminska A., Mafico N., Pradies C., Raza H., Raza-Ullah T., Schrage S., Sharma G., Slawinski N., Stadtler L., Tunarosa A., Winther-Hansen C., Keller J., (2021). A Paradox Approach to Organizational Tensions During the Pandemic Crisis, Journal of Management Inquiry, 30 (2) 138-153.
  • Sharma G., CARMINE S., Pradies C., Bartunek J., Keller J., Buzzanell P., Endres C., Etter M., Fairhurst G., Hahn T., Le P., Li X., Pamphile V., Putnam L., Rocheville K., Schad J., Sheep M., (2021). A Paradox Approach to Societal Tensions during the Pandemic Crisis, Journal of Management Inquiry, 30 (2) 121-137.
  • Keller J., CARMINE S., Jarzabkowski P., Lewis M. W., Pradies C., Sharma G., Smith W. K., Vince R., (2021). Our Collective Tensions: Paradox Research Community’s Response to COVID-19, Journal of Management Inquiry, 30 (2) 168-176.
Book Chapters
  • CARMINE S., De Marchi V., (2023), DESTINAZIONE SOSTENIBILITÀ PER LA LOCOMOTIVA NORD-EST?, in: Nord Est 2022 Il futuro sta passando.
  • CARMINE S., De Marchi V., (2023), Addressing the Complexities in Implementing SDGs in International Business, in: International Business and Sustainable Development Goals.
  • CARMINE S., Smith W. K., (2021), Organizational Paradox, in: Management.
Research fields
  • sustainability
  • paradox theory
Bachelor in International Business :
  • Business ethics & csr
Grande Ecole (Bachelor cycle) :
  • Business & sustainability