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Dr Hiro Izushi

Economics, Finance & Entrepreneurship Group

Position: Senior Lecturer 

Phone: +44(0)121 204 3324 Email: h.izushi@aston.ac.uk Room: SW1021
CV

  • Ph D, University of California, Berkeley, 1994. Subject: City and Regional Planning        
  • MEng, University of Tokyo, 1985.        
  • BEng, University of Tokyo, 1983

Academic

  • Co-Director, The Centre for International Competitiveness. (2007 - Present)
  • Senior Lecturer, Aston Business School. (2005 - Present)
  • Senior Lecturer, Coventry Business School. (1998 - 2005)
  • Research Fellow, Cardiff University. (1996 - 1998)
  • Academic Visitor, University College London. (1994 - 1996)
  • Industrial Development Planner, United Nations Centre for Regional Development. (1992 - 1993)
  • Graduate Researcher, United of California, Berkeley. (1990 - 1992)
  • BSM932 Management of Innovation
  • BSM973 Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  •  BS3355 Innovation 
  • Innovation, Business Network, 
  • Knowledge-Based Economic Development, 
  • Video Game Industry
  • OECD project on the concentration of innovation-related resources in leading regions across the globe
  • NESTA project on international knowledge sourcing practices of small firms in the UK
  • Visiting position at Hannan University in Osaka, Japan to work on a study of small and medium-sized enterprises in Kansai region
  • Fellow, Higher Education Academy.
  • Member, Institute of Learning and Teaching.
  • Member, Regional Studies Association. 

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