Our PhD students

Denanjalee Abeysaykara Balagae

Denanjalee Abeysaykara Balagae

PhD candidate

Research topic: Upgrading and social value creation in the Sri Lankan Apparel Sector
Supervisory team: Rudolf R. Sinkovics, Noemi Sinkovics, Fernando Oliveira
PhD programme start: October 2020
Contact: dabe314@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Hoda Hassani

Hoda Hassani

PhD candidate

Research topic: Understanding entrepreneurial process through metaphors: Narrative approach to theorizing immigrant entrepreneurship.
PhD supervisory team: Antje Fiedler, Daniel Vidal
PhD programme start: August 2019
Contact: hoda.hassani@auckland.ac.nz

Yelnur Shildibekov

Yelnur Shildibekov

PhD candidate

Research topic: Industry 4.0 and implications on value chain governance
Supervisory team (U Manchester): Nikolay Mehandjiev (U Manchester), Rudolf R. Sinkovics
PhD programme start: October 2017
Contact: yelnur.shildibekov@manchester.ac.uk

Olivia Tomlinson

Olivia Tomlinson

PhD Candidate

Research topic: Organisational response to political-economic crisis
PhD supervisory team (U Manchester): Noemi Sinkovics, Rudolf R. Sinkovics
PhD programme start: October 2017
Contact: olivia.tomlinson@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk

Viet Vu

Viet Vu

PhD candidate

Research topic: The role of coopetition in sustainable entrepreneurship
Supervisory team: Ben Fath, Prithviraj Chattopadhyay, Ramona Zharfpeykan
PhD programme start: March 2019
Contact: v.vu@auckland.ac.nz

Joanne Wright

Joanne Wright

PhD candidate and Postgraduate Teaching Fellow

Research topic: SME networks – growth, performance and exit
Supervisory team: Antje Fiedler, Ben Fath, Rick Starr
PhD programme start: September 2016
Contact: joanne.wright@auckland.ac.nz