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Suleika Bort

Suleika Bort


Lecturer

Rm 4111
H70 - Abercrombie Building
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

Telephone +61 2 8627 5823
suleika.bort@sydney.edu.au

Bio

Suleika Bort is a Lecturer in Management at The University of Sydney Business School. She studied Business Administration at Mannheim University, Germany, and received her Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior also from Mannheim University.

Her research is at the intersection of Organization, Strategy and International Business with a specific focus on Networks and International Strategic Alliances, Institutional Theory, Organizational Learning and the Generation and Diffusion of Ideas.

Results from her work have been published in outlets such as the Journal of International Business Studies, Organization Studies, Strategic Organization and the British Journal of Management.

2016

1
Book/s

Mayer C, Jensen S and Bort S 2016 'Business Mathematics for Beginners "Wirtschaftsmathematik für Dummies"', Wiley-Vch Verlag, Weinheim, Germany

5
Conference Paper/s

Wruk D, Bort S, Oberg A and Woywode M 2016 'How relational theorizing influences the popularity of management concepts', 76th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Anaheim, United States, 9th August 2016

Bort S and Oehme M 2016 'Leveraging commercial and knowledge network experience, opportunity and network position', 76th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Anaheim, United States, 9th August 2016

Degener P, Maurer I and Bort S 2016 'Portfolio Diversity and Innovation: The Role of Alliance Management Capabilities', 76th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Anaheim, United States, 9th August 2016

Degener P, Maurer I and Bort S 2016 'The costs of managing inter-organizational alliances and networks: Drivers, performance effects and intra-organizational network mechanisms', 32nd European Group of Organization Studies (EGOS) Colloquium, Naples, Italy, 9th July 2016

2015

2
Book Section/s

Bort S 2015 'Turning a management innovation into a management panacea: management ideas, concepts, fashions, practices and theoretical concepts' in Handbook of Research on Management Ideas and Panaceas: Adaptation and Context, ed. Anders Örtenblad, Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, United Kingdom, pp. 35-56 [Link]

4
Journal Article/s

Aharonson BS and Bort S 2015 'Institutional pressure and an organization's strategic response in Corporate Social Action engagement: The role of ownership and media attention', Strategic Organization, vol.13:4, pp. 307-339 [Link]

Oehme M and Bort S 2015 'SME internationalization modes in the German biotechnology industry: The influence of imitation, network position, and international experience', Journal of International Business Studies, vol.46:6, pp. 629-655 [Link]

5
Conference Paper/s

Abel RN, Maurer I and Bort S 2015 'How Absorptive Capacity impacts the Value of Balanced Alliance Networks', 29th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management conference, Queenstown, New Zealand, 4th December 2015

Degener P, Maurer I and Bort S 2015 'Portfolio diversity and innovation: The role of organizational capabilities for managing diverse alliance portfolios', 31st European Group of Organization Studies (EGOS) Colloquium, Athens, Greece, 4th July 2015

2014

2
Book Section/s

Bort S and Woywode M 2014 'Management Innovations in Healthcare' in Health and Healthcare at the Crossroads of Business and Society (White Paper), ESSEC Publishing for the Council on Business & Society

5
Conference Paper/s

Oehme M and Bort S 2014 'International R&D Network Embeddedness as a Driver of International Commercialization', 74th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Philadelphia, United States, 5th August 2014

Aharonson A, Bort S and Amburgey TL 2014 'Entering with an entourage', 30th European Group of Organization Studies (EGOS) Colloquium, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 5th July 2014

Aharonson BS and Bort S 2014 'Institutional Pressure & Corporate Social Action: The Story of Germany's Largest Traded Companies', SMS Special Conference, Tel Aviv, Israel, 11th March 2014

11
Seminar Paper/s

Bort S and Woywode M 2014 'Management Innovations in Healthcare, 2nd International Forum: Health and Healthcare at the Crossroads of Business and Society, Yokohama, Japan, 7 March 2014

2013

2
Book Section/s

Kieser K and Bort S 2013 'Interview: Fashion, Innovation and Science' in Narrative and Innovation: New Ideas for Business Administration, Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship, ed. Müller, Andreas P. Becker, Lutz, Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden, pp. 47-55 [Link]

Bort S, Oehme M and Zock F 2013 'Regional Networks, Alliance Portfolio Configuration, and Innovation Performance' in Understanding the Relationship Between Networks and Technology, Creativity and Innovation (Technology, Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Competitive Strategy, Volume 13), ed. Barak S. Aharonson , Uriel Stettner , Terry L. Amburgey , Shmuel Ellis , Israel Drori, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp. 229-256 [Link]

4
Journal Article/s

Wilhelm H and Bort S 2013 'How Managers Talk about their Consumption of Popular Management Concepts: Identity, Rules and Situations', British Journal of Management, vol.24:3, pp. 428-444 [Link]

5
Conference Paper/s

Bort S 2013 'Knowledge Creation in Inter-organizational Networks', 73rd Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Orlando, United States, 13th August 2013

Thomas R and Bort S 2013 'Competence gaps and network development. An empirical analysis of converging industry networks', 29th European Group of Organization Studies (EGOS) Colloquium, Montréal, Canada, 6th July 2013

Oehme M and Bort S 2013 'Mimetic isomorphism in market entry mode choice: Internationalization of small and medium sized firms in the German biotech industry 1996–2011', 29th European Group of Organization Studies (EGOS) Colloquium, MontrĂ©al, Canada, 6th July 2013

11
Seminar Paper/s

Bort S 2013 'The drivers and consequences of network structural cohesion in regional and cross-regional networks. Evidence from the German Biotech industry, Habilitandenzwischengespräch mit der Fakultät BWL, 4 September 2013

2012

5
Conference Paper/s

Oehme M and Bort S 2012 'Internationalization sequence? Exploring internationalization patterns of small and medium sized firms', 38th Annual Conference of the European International Business Academy (EIBA), Brighton, United Kingdom, 9th December 2012

Bort S 2012 'Adapting to a changing organizational field: The role of anchor organizations', 32nd Annual International Conference of the Strategic Management Society (SMS), Prague, Czech Republic, 9th October 2012

Oehme M and Bort S 2012 'Performance consequences of early internationalization - Network embeddedness as a driver of commercialization success in biotech', 32nd Annual International Conference of the Strategic Management Society (SMS), Prague, Czech Republic, 9th October 2012

Zock F and Bort S 2012 'Network embeddedness and vertical integration', 72nd Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston, United States, 7th August 2012

Bort S, Oehme M and Al-Laham A 2012 'Curse or savior: The role and the consequences of anchor organizations for the development of the German biotech industry network structure', 28th European Group of Organization Studies (EGOS) Colloquium, Helsinki, Finland, 7th July 2012

11
Seminar Paper/s

Oehme M and Bort S 2012 'Anchor organizations and the evolution of the German biotech industry network, Area Management Seminar Presentation, 8 November 2012

2011

2
Book Section/s

Al-Laham A and Bort S 2011 'The Innovation Outcomes of MNC Subsidiaries' Local Embeddedness: Evidence from the German 'Bioregion Rhein-Neckar-Dreieck' Local Network' in Entrepreneurship in the Global Firm (Progress in International Business Research, Volume 6), ed. Alain Verbeke, Ana Teresa Tavares-Lehmann, Rob Van Tulder, Emerald Group Publishing Limited, pp. 291-323 [Link]

4
Journal Article/s

Bort S and Kieser A 2011 'Fashion in Organization Theory: An Empirical Analysis of the Diffusion of Theoretical Concepts', Organization Studies, vol.32:5, pp. 655-681 [Link]

Bort S and Schiller-Merkens S 2011 'Reducing Uncertainty in Scholarly Publishing: Concepts in the Field of Organization Studies, 1960-2008', Schmalenbach Business Review, vol.63:4, pp. 337-360 [Link]

5
Conference Paper/s

Zock F, Bort S and Al-Laham A 2011 'Multilevel alliance portfolio configuration, portfolio capabilities and firm innovation performance', 71st Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, San Antonio, United States, 16th August 2011

Al-Laham A, Amburgey T and Bort S 2011 'The drivers and consequences of whole networks formation. An institutional perspective on network evolution', 27th European Group of Organization Studies (EGOS) Colloquium, Gothenburg, Sweden, 9th July 2011

Zock F, Bort S and Al-Laham A 2011 'Structural Configuration of Global Alliance Portfolios and Firm Performance Effects', 53rd Annual Meeting of the Academy of International Business, Nagoya, Japan, 28th June 2011

11
Seminar Paper/s

Bort S 2011 'The network function of anchor organizations for the innovation output of firms in knowledge intensive clusters, United States, 28 October 2011

2010

4
Journal Article/s

Bort S and Schiller-Merkens S 2010 'Publish or perish. Was die Bedeutung organisatorischer Konzepte mit dem Leistungsdruck im Wissenschaftsbetrieb zu tun hat', Zeitschrift Führung + Organisation, vol.79:5, pp. 340-346

Bort S 2010 'The favored "logic-in-use" research: The referring to concepts in organization studies publications', Journal of Management History, vol.16:1, pp. 11-28 [Link]

11
Seminar Paper/s

Bort S 2010 'Regional networks and growth, Science - Policy Dialogue Seminar EU, Brussels, Belgium, 12 November 2010

Bort S 2010 'Local Roots – Global Links, 17 March 2010

Recent Units Taught

  • IBUS2101 International Business Strategy

    2017: S1, S2,

  • MIBS6004 Managing Global Operations

    2017: S1,