Department of Strategy and Innovation

Bo Bernhard
Associate professor
Part time employment at CBS


Bo Bernhard Nielsen holds a part-time position at CBS as Professor of Strategic Management. Before joining CBS, he was assistant professor at Western Washington University and visiting scholar at University of Washington. His research is at the intersection of strategy and international business with a specific focus on strategic collaboration, firm internationalization, and knowledge management across borders.

His work appears in Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of World Business, International Business Review, Journal of International Management, Journal of Business Research, and Long Range Planning, among others. Professor Nielsen serves as Consulting Editor, JIBS.

Primary research areas

• Strategic alliances
• Strategic decision making
• Top management teams
• International management
• Multilevel methodology
• Knowledge management

Curriculum Vitae
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Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Heidi Wechtler; Linglin (Gloria) Zheng / Disasters and International Business : Insights and Recommendations from a Systematic Review.
In: Journal of World Business, Vol. 58, No. 4, 6.2023
Review article > peer review
Chen Han; Jiahui Liu; Shuman Zhang; Bo Bernhard Nielsen / Intermediate-level Outside-in Marketing Capabilities, Technological Innovation, and Management Innovation
In: European Journal of Marketing, Vol. 57, No. 5, 2023, p. 1531-1559
Journal article > peer review
Jose Balarezo; Bo Bernhard Nielsen / Microfoundations of Organizational Ambidexterity : An Analysis of the Design, Actors, and Decisions at a Multinational Biotech Firm.
In: IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Vol. 69, No. 4, 8.2022, p. 1477-1488
Journal article > peer review
Jose M. Cortina; Tine Köhler; Zitong Sheng; Kathleen R. Keeler; Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Joseph E. Coombs; David J. Ketchen, Jr / Restricted Variance Interactions in Entrepreneurship Research : A Unique Basis for Context-as-Moderator Hypotheses.
In: Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice, 27.10.2022
Journal article > peer review
Sabina Tasheva; Bo Bernhard Nielsen / The Role of Global Dynamic Managerial Capability in the Pursuit of International Strategy and Superior Performance
In: Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 53, No. 4, 6.2022, p. 689-708
Journal article > peer review
Juliane Engsig; Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Paul Chiambaretto; Andry Ramaroson / Creating a Typology of International Alliances with City-level Distance Measures
In: The Multiple Dimensions of Institutional Complexity in IB Reseach . ed. /Alan Verbeke; Rob Van Tulder; Elizabeth L. Rose; Yingqi Wei. Bingley : Emerald Group Publishing 2021, p. 311-338 (Progress in International Business Research, Vol. 15)
Book chapter
Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Christian Geisler Asmussen; Cecilie Dohlmann Weatherall; Ditte Håkonsson Lyngemark / Marshall vs Jacobs Agglomeration and the Micro-location of Foreign and Domestic Firms
In: Cities, Vol. 117, 10.2021
Journal article > peer review
Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra; Ulf Andersson; Mary Yoko Brannen; Bo Bernhard Nielsen; A. Rebecca Reuber / Can I Trust Your Findings? : Ruling Out Alternative Explanations in International Business Research.
In: Research Methods in International Business. ed. /Lorraine Eden; Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Alain Verbeke. Cham : Palgrave Macmillan 2020, p. 121-157 (JIBS Special Collections)
Book chapter > peer review
Ulf Andersson; Alvaro Cuervo-Cazurra; Bo Bernhard Nielsen / Explaining Interaction Effects Within and Across Levels of Analysis
In: Research Methods in International Business. ed. /Lorraine Eden; Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Alain Verbeke. Cham : Palgrave Macmillan 2020, p. 331-349 (JIBS Special Collections)
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Bo Bernhard Nielsen; Catherine Welch; Agnieszka Chidlow; Stewart Robert Miller; Roberta Aguzzoli; Emma Gardner; Maria Karafyllia; Diletta Pegoraro / Fifty Years of Methodological Trends in JIBS : Why Future IB Research Needs More Triangulation.
In: Journal of International Business Studies, Vol. 51, No. 9, 12.2020, p. 1478-1499
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Primary occupation at The University of Sydney Business School, Australia.