Department of Marketing, Management and International Business

In the Department of Marketing, Management and International Business, our goal is to increase understanding of complex and challenging organisational functions and processes. The main focus is on business-to-business research. Our researchers' high-quality research is regularly published in top-tier business journals. We are also responsible for the education of marketing and international business management at the Oulu Business School.
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Unit in numbers

50

researchers and teachers

107

new MSc graduates in 2019

Focus areas and research projects

The main focus areas of our marketing, management and international business research include international entrepreneurship, open innovation and appropriation, purchasing behavior, and service business.

Emerging research areas are networked public procurement, organizational change, service design, start-up and high-growth companies, strategy as practice, and technology, science and organizations.

Check out below examples of ongoing research projects in which we are involved.

Dissertations

Publications

Contact information

Head of the department

Vesa Puhakka
Professor, Management
vesa.puhakka(at)oulu.fi
+358 294 482 946