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Dr Alison Pearce

Associate Professor

Department: Newcastle Business School

Dr. Alison Pearce is Associate Professor of Strategic Entrepreneurship at Newcastle Business School, Affiliate Professor at Grenoble Ecole de Management and Maitre des Conferences at Universite Grenoble Alpes (France) and teaches regularly at the Universityof Ljubljana in Slovenia. She a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. One of the original cohort of British Erasmus students sent abroad in 1987 she spent 15 years living and working internationally in marketing, design and product development culminating in Head of Innovation and Business Development and running her own marketing and design consultancy. Joining the business school in 2005 she led the development of international student exchange programmes and partnerships, representing the university on the KEUDOS project (EU-Korean double degree development) which was runner-up for the Best International Partnership award from the THE. Nominated for National Teaching Fellow in 2015, she developed and leads the Global Entrepreneurial Talent Management 3 Research & Innovation Staff Exchange Project, funded with over 1 million euros by Horizon 2020 and the Korean Research Foundation in 2016. This involves 16 partners in HE and industry in 5 countries. She is the co-convenor of a faculty Research Interest Group and her work has been published in academic journals, industry magazines, books, blogs, and news media.

Alison Pearce

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Beware Casual Leaders: Leadership Matters (Book Review), Pearce, A. 31 Dec 2019, In: International Journal of Human Resource Development Practice, Policy and Research
  • Capturing the Value of International Staff Mobility in Higher Education: A Customer-Dominant Logic Approach, Dziewanowska, K., Quan, R., Pearce, A. 9 Jan 2019, In: Management Issues (Problemy Zarzadzania)
  • Designing a Design Thinking Approach to HRD, Bailey, M., Harney, B., Pearce, A. 31 Dec 2019, In: International Journal of Human Resource Development Practice, Policy and Research
  • Editorial: Global Entrepreneurial Talent Management challenges and opportunities in HRD, Pearce, A., Harney, B., Zupan, N., Stalker, B. 31 Dec 2019, In: International Journal of Human Resource Development Practice, Policy and Research
  • Existing in the Wild: Designer-entrepreneurs moving from invention to innovation via an advantage-seeking mindset - a brief discussion of concepts, Valencia, J., Pearce, A. 24 Apr 2019, Proceedings of the 2019 International Conference on Global Entrepreneurial Talent Management & Social Collaboration, Gwangju, Chonnam National University
  • Global Entrepreneurial Talent Management: Challenges & Opportunities for HRD, Pearce, A., Harney, B., Zupan, N., Stalker, B., Bailey, M., Dziewanowska, K., Petrylaite, E., Balas Rant, M., Skoumpopoulou, D., Kohont, A., Clegg, S., Booth, M., Shin, H., Slavec Gomezel, A., Quan, R., Brueckner, J., Mihelic, K., Mazghouni, M., Ko, I., Doyle, P., Wu, S. 31 Dec 2019, In: International Journal of Human Resource Development Practice, Policy and Research
  • Millennial perceptions of virtuality and turnover intention, Mazghouni, M., Ko, I., Pearce, A., Clegg, S. 24 Apr 2019, Proceedings of the 2019 International Conference on Global Entrepreneurial Talent Management & Social Collaboration, Chonnam National University
  • Notes on Designer Entrepreneurs and "The Geppetto Effect", Valencia, J., Pearce, A. 1 Jun 2019
  • Opinion: Can Working Abroad Ever Be Worthwhile?, Pearce, A., Dziewanowska, K., Quan, R., Wu, S. 31 Dec 2019, In: International Journal of Human Resource Development Practice, Policy and Research
  • Take Your Partners! Transcending national culture to implement diverse international projects, Dziewanowska, K., Pearce, A., Zupan, N., Quan, R. 24 Apr 2019, Proceedings of the 2019 International Conference on Global Entrepreneurial Talent Management & Social Collaboration, Gwangju, Chonnam National University

Qualifications

  • Teaching & Learning PCAPL October 05 2006
  • Business and Administration PhD January 01 2005
  • Business and Administration MA June 30 1996
  • Senior Fellow (SFHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2015
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2008

Professional Activity

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Visiting an external academic institution: Université Grenoble Alpes 2020
  • Organising a conference, workshop, ...: GETM3 Sandpit Dublin 2020 2020
  • Hosting an academic visitor: Katarzyna Dziewanowska 2020
  • Organising a conference, workshop, ...: ISME Lean Six Sigma/Lean Workshop for SMEs 2019
  • Visiting an external academic institution: Grenoble Ecole de Management 2019
  • Organising a conference, workshop, ...: GETM3 Sandpit Ljubljana 2019 2019
  • Visiting an external academic institution: University of Ljubljana 2019
  • Organising a conference, workshop, ...: GETM3 Sandpit Northumbria 2019 2019
  • Hosting an academic visitor: Katja Mihelic 2019
  • Hosting an academic visitor: Paul Doyle 2019


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