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Professor Simon Mosey

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BSc (Loughborough), PhD (Nottingham), PGCHE (Nottingham)
Professor of Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Department: Haydn Green Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Centre/Institute: HGI
Tel: +44 (0) 115 9513763
Location: B43 (South Building, Jubilee Campus)

Simon is Director of the Haydn Green Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Visiting Professor at Ghent University. He is editor of the Journal of Technology Transfer and his research interests address technology entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship education and building a culture of innovation. He is co-author of the popular books, Ingenuity in Practice and Building an Entrepreneurial Organisation and has published his research within leading academic journals such as Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, Research Policy, Journal of Management Studies, Academy of Management Learning & Education and periodicals such as the Washington Post and the Financial Times. He is chair of the award winning Your Entrepreneurs Schemes that have developed the entrepreneurial skills of over 6000 academic researchers and technicians. Simon has held research and management posts at Akzo Nobel and Courtaulds.

Areas of Expertise
Simon has led research projects, executive education and community events within the areas of responsible entrepreneurship and social, organisational and environmental innovation.


The following lists my publications from 2014 to the present day.

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Simon is module convenor of Innovation and Technology Transfer, a module for PhD students to help understand the process of commercialising university technology. He is also module convenor of Innovation Management, an MBA elective module that addresses how to build a culture of innovation within organisations.

Simon is module convenor of the following module(s):


Innovation Management - Exec (BUSI4561)

Details of all modules can be found on MyNottingham

Simon's current research considers technology entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship education and building a culture of innovation. Specifically he is investigating the changing culture of innovation within higher education and the relative impact of entrepreneurship curriculum, entrepreneurs in residence, academic entrepreneurs, student entrepreneurs, local entrepreneurial ecosystems and university management process, strategy and policy. He is also investigating the potential impact of universities upon social innovation, including entrepreneurship within under-resourced groups and technology for social good.

Simon is currently collaborating on the following projects:

  • EPSRC CDT in Sustainable Chemistry: Atoms-2-Products an Integrated Approach to Sustainable Chemistry
  • Leadership for Community Enterprise (LCEP)

Simon is currently supervising the following Research Students:

Faisal Abdullah Aljuhani
José Francisco González López
Kunzhan Adekenova
Mauricio Guerra
Richard Darron Gott
Victor Chukwuemeka Udeozor
School Administrative Roles
HGI - Director of the Haydn Green Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Department Head (Haydn Green Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship)

School and University Committee Memberships
School Executive 2023


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