Anna Grandori

Curriculum Vitae

1973 ‘Maturità Scientifica’, Liceo Scientifico A. Volta, Milano, with maximum grades.

1978 Laurea in ‘Economia Politica’ at Bocconi University, cum Laude. Thesis ‘Trade Unions as Organizations’, published in two articles in 1979.

1981 ‘Individual Studies Program’ in Business Administration at the PhD program of Harvard Business School. Research project on decision making (final paper published in ASQ 1984) and organization theory (final work published as a scientific monography in 1984 in Italian; transalated into English and Japanese and adopted in various Phd programs)


Academic position and/or Professional activities

Full Professor of Management and Technology

Since 2001Full Professor of Business Organization, Bocconi University, Milan

2009-2012President Center of Research on Organization and Management, Strategic Interest Center, Bocconi University

2001-2008Director CRORA (Center of Research on Business Organization) Bocconi University

2006-2008Director, Institute of Organization and Information Systems, Bocconi University

1994-2010Professor of Research Methodology and of Organization Science in the Ph Programme in Business Administration, Bocconi University, Milan.

2001-2004Director PhD in Business Administration & Management, Bocconi University,

1998-2000Director of the Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Economics, University of Modena.

1998-2000Member of the Academic Senate, University of Modena.

1994 -2000Professor of Human Resource Management and Organization, Faculty of Economics, Modena.

1990-1994Associate Professor of Organization, Università Commerciale L.Bocconi.

1987-1990Associate Professor of Information Systems, Faculty of Engineering, University of Udine

1982-1987Research Fellow in Organizzational Behavior Bocconi University.


Research Interests

  • Decision and negotiation
  • Inter-firm Networks
  • Organizational economics and Governance
  • Entrepreneurship