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).

Publications sorted by:
Moore Rickie A.; 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
Søren Henning Jensen; Flemming Poulfelt / Internationalization of Professional Service Firms : Addressing the Lack of Coherrence on Research.
Paper presented at International Conference on Business and Information 2011, 2011
Daniel Hjorth; Søren Henning Jensen / Reading Experience Economy Entrepreneurship Cases Using a Resource Based Perspective
In: International Review of Entrepreneurship, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2011
Journal article > peer review
Søren Henning Jensen; Flemming Poulfelt / When Professional Service Firms Internationalize : Creating the Big Picture.
Paper presented at Academy of Business Research, Spring 2011 Meeting, 2011
Søren Henning Jensen; Flemming Poulfelt; Sasha Kraus / Managerial Routines in Professional Service Firms : Transforming Knowledge into Competitive Advantages.
In: Service Industries Journal, Vol. 30, No. 12, 2010, p. 2045-2062
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Carl Henning Reschke; Søren Henning Jensen; Sacha Kraus / Bringing Strategic Planning and Management Back Together : A Learning and Evolutionary Perspective.
In: Journal of Academy of Business and Economics, Vol. 7, No. 2, 2007, p. 136-145
Journal article > peer review
Henrik Sornn-Friese; Søren Henning Jensen / Interfirm linkages and the vertical structure and dynamics of the Danish trucking and congress tourism industries
: DRUID - Danish Research Unit for Industrial Dynamics. CBS 2007, 29 p.
Working paper
Sascha Kraus; Matthias Fink; Dietmar Rössel; Søren Henning Jensen / Marketing in small and medium sized enterprises
In: Review of Business Research, Vol. 7, No. 3, 2007, p. 1-10
Journal article > peer review
Kjeld B. Poulsen; Søren Henning Jensen; Elsa Bach; John F. Schostak / Using action research to improve health and the work environment for 3500 municipal bus drivers
In: Educational Action Research, Vol. 15, No. 1, 2007, p. 75-106
Journal article > 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