Department of Management, Politics and Philosophy

Søren Henning
Associate professor

Room: POR/18.B-3.138a
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+45 40291766

Søren H. Jensen is an associate professor in Management and Strategy and programme coordinator for Cand. Merc. IMM. His  research interest revolves around  the topics of strategic management, organizational development and leadership. Both as concerns the individual topics and the areas where the meet or overlap. His primary empirical field of interest is professional service firms – a special type of knowledge intensive organization. These organizations remain underresearched despite playing a huge role in our society and contain a wealth of relevant questions – and answers. He serves as visiting professor at the University of Liechtenstein and acts as a consultant.

Primary research areas
  • Strategic management in Professional Service firms
  • Organizational development and leadership in Professional Service Firms
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation from a strategic perspective
  • Management of health promotion
  • Strategic implications of mobile technology
Administrative tasks

Programme Director

Curriculum Vitae
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IM48 International Management (Cand.Merc. IMM), The Institutional Perspective (HA kom), Strategic Management (HA fil), Organizational Analysis (Master of Public Governance, MPG), Introduction module in Leadership & Managemenet (MPG)





I am currently supervising 10 Cand. Merc. Master thesis, 1 MPG Master thesis and 1 Ph.D. project

Other teaching activities

Strategic Management (CBS Summer school, executive level)

Selected publications

Jensen, Søren H.; Poulfelt, Flemming; Degnegaard, Rex / "The Internationalization of Professional Service Firms : An Anatomy of the Literature". Academy of Management, 2011

J.P. Coen Rigtering, Sascha Kraus, Fabian Eggers and Søren H. Jensen (2013) "A comparative analysis of the entrepreneurial orientation/growth relationship in service firms and manufacturing firms", The Service Industries Journal, DOI:10.1080/02642069.2013.778978

Hjorth, Daniel; Jensen, Søren Henning / "Reading Experience Economy Entrepreneurship Cases Using a Resource Based Perspective". In: International Review of Entrepreneurship, Vol. 9, Nr. 1, 2011.

Jensen, Søren H. / Arbejdsmiljø som organiserende koncept : en sund strategi for busbranchen?.København : Samfundslitteratur, 2003. 347 s. (Ph.d.-serie; Nr. 2003-25).

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Søren Henning Jensen / Roethlisberger, Fritz J. : A Curious Scholar Who Discovered Human Relations.
In: The Palgrave Handbook of Organizational Change Thinkers. ed. /David B. Szabla; William A. Pasmore; Mary A. Barnes; Asha N. Gipson. Cham : Palgrave Macmillan 2021
Book chapter > peer review
Søren Henning Jensen / Frederick Winslow Taylor : The First Change Agent, From Rule of Thump to Scientific Management.
In: The Palgrave Handbook of Organizational Change Thinkers. ed. /David B. Szabla; William A. Pasmore; Mary A. Barnes; Asha N. Gipson. Cham : Palgrave Macmillan 2017, p. 1275-1290
Book chapter > peer review
Søren Henning Jensen; Flemming Poulfelt / Opportunities and Internationalisation of PSFs : An Exploration of Similarities and Differences!.
In: International Journal of Entrepreneurial Venturing, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2017, p. 18-40
Journal article > peer review
Søren Henning Jensen / Ledelse af videndeling
In: Bedre videndeling: Teoretiske og praktiske perspektiver. . ed. /Peter Holdt Christensen. København : Hans Reitzels Forlag 2016, p. 264-284
Book chapter > peer review
Søren Henning Jensen / Noma - Denmark
In: Global Entrepreneurship: Case Studies of Entrepreneurial Firms Operating Around the World. . ed. /James Hayton; Carlo Salvato; Mathew J. Manimala. Abingdon : Routledge 2015, p. 45-54
Book chapter > peer review
Enrico Lobrigo; Hélio Zylberstajn; Søren Henning Jensen / Understanding the Trend in the Brazilian Seafaring Labor Market
Paper presented at The Annual Conference of the International Association of Maritime Economists. IAME 2015, 2015
Paper > peer review
J.P. Coen Rigtering; Sascha Kraus; Fabian Eggers; Søren Henning Jensen / A Comparative Analysis of the Entrepreneurial Orientation/Growth Relationship in Service Firms and Manufacturing Firms
In: Service Industries Journal, Vol. 34, No. 4, 2014, p. 275-294
Journal article > peer review
Justin B. Craig; Mikko Pohjola; Sascha Kraus; Søren H. Jensen / Exploring Relationships among Proactiveness, Risk-Taking and Innovation Output in Family and Non-Family Firms
In: Creativity and Innovation Management, Vol. 23, No. 2, 6.2014, p. 199-210
Journal article > peer review
Rickie A. Moore; Rogers Mick; Søren Henning Jensen; Christina Berg Johansen; Rex Degnegaard; Flinn Kevin; Flemming Poulfelt; Rikke Kristine Nielsen / Privileges and Pitfalls of Doing Research IN and WITHIN Organization
Paper presented at British Academy of Management Conference 2012, 2012
Paper > peer review
Søren H. Jensen; Flemming Poulfelt; Rex Degnegaard / The Internationalization of Professional Service Firms : An Anatomy of the Literature.
Paper presented at The Academy of Management Annual Meeting 2012, 2012
Paper > peer review
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Research Projects
Outside activities
  • Danish Association of Architects, 2019: Workshop on Business Development for newly started architect firms
  • Danish Association of Architects, 2018: Workshop on Business Development for newly started architect firms
  • Levring Efterskole, 2018: Workshop on Group Dynamics