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Filippo Carlo Wezel


Filippo Carlo Wezel was appointed Professor of Organization and Management at the Faculty of Economics of USI in September 2009. He is currently Director of the Institute of Management and Organization at USI, permanent visiting Professor at emlyon (France), and Research Fellow of the Judge Business School (Cambridge University). Filippo is also a Senior Editor at Organization Science and sits in the editorial review board of Organisation Studies, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Strategic Organization, and in the Advisory Board of Research in the Sociology of Organizations. With a PhD in Management from the University of Bologna, he previously held appointments at the University of Groningen (post-doc) and at Tilburg University (assistant and, then, associate professor). He acquired further academic experience as visiting researcher/professor at the Wharton Business School, Cambridge Columbia and Duke Universities, and at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). His teaching interests include organizational theory and organizational behavior, which he has taught at the undergraduate, master, PhD and executive levels.


His research focuses on organizational identity, careers and managerial mobility, and entrepreneurship. His work has been published or is forthcoming at Academy of Management Journal, Organization Science, American Sociological Review, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Business Venturing, Organization Studies, Strategic Organization, Advances in Strategic Management, Research in the Sociology of Organizations, and Long Range Planning.

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