Faculty Profile

Lee Kong Chian School of Business


Full-time Faculty

Assistant Professor of Strategic Management; Course Coordinator, Capstone Development


2014 Ph.D. in Management, Imperial College London Business School
2007 MA in Corporate Social Responsibility, University of Nottingham, Business School
2006 BSc & MSc in Commercial Engineering, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium


Current Position(s) Held

2016 - Now Assistant Professor of Strategic Management
Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University


Research Interests

  • Digital Sustainability and Disruptive Technologies
  • Strategic Natural Resource Management
  • Team Dynamics, Knowledge Integration, and Innovation


Selected Publications

  • Schillebeeckx, S.J.D, Lin, Y and George, G. 2022. Innovation in dynamic knowledge landscapes: using topic modelling to map inventive activity and its implications for financial performance. Innovation: Organization & Management. https://doi.org/10.1080/14479338.2022.2062365
  • George, G. & Schillebeeckx, S.J.D. 2022. Digital Transformation, sustainability, and purpose in the multinational enterprise. Journal of World Business 57(3): 101326
  • Schillebeeckx, S.J.D., Kautonen, T., Hakala, H. 2020. To Buy Green or Not to Buy Green: Do Structural Dependencies Block Ecological Responsiveness?. Journal of Management, in press. https://doi.org/10.1177/0149206320977896
  • Schillebeeckx, S.J.D., Lin, Y., George, G., Alnuaimi, T. 2020. Knowledge recombination and inventor networks: The asymmetric effects of embeddedness on knowledge reuse and impact. Journal of Management, in press. https://doi.org/10.1177/0149206320906865
  • George, G., Merrill, R., Schillebeeckx, S.J.D. 2020.  Digital sustainability and entrepreneurship: How digital innovations are helping tackle climate change and sustainable development, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, in press. https://doi.org/10.1177/1042258719899425
  • Schillebeeckx, S.J.D, Lin, Y and George, G. 2019. 'When do expert teams fail to create impactful inventions?', Journal of Management Studies. https://doi.org/10.1111/joms.12447
  • Schillebeeckx S.J.D., Workman, M., and Dean, C. Scarcity in the 21st century 2018: The resource nexus and its implications for management in Schillebeeckx S.J.D. and George, G. (Eds.) Managing Natural Resources: Organizational Strategy, Behavior and Dynamics – Edward Elgar Publishing 
  • Schillebeeckx, S.J.D., Chaturvedi, S., King, Z., and George, G. 2016: What do I want? The effects of individual aspiration and relational capability on collaboration preferences, Strategic Management Journal. https://doi.org/10.1002/smj.2396
  • George, G., Liak, T.L., and Schillebeeckx, S.J.D. 2015: The Management of Natural Resources: An Overview and Research Agenda, Academy of Management Journal (editorial). https://doi.org/10.5465/amj.2015.4006
  • Alnuaimi, T., Schillebeeckx, S.J.D. and George, G. 2014: Unpacking recombination’s black box: old components as templates for new inventions - Academy of Management Proceedings
  • Hayes-Labruto, L., Schillebeeckx, S.J.D., Workman, M. and Nilay, S. 2013: Contrasting Perspectives on China’s Rare Earth Policies: Reframing the Debate through a Stakeholder Lens -  Energy Policy, 63: 55-68. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2013.07.121
  • Schillebeeckx, S.J.D., Parikh, P., Bansal, R. and George, G. 2012: An integrated Framework for Rural Electrification: Adopting a User-Centric Approach to Business Model Development - Energy Policy, 48: 687-697. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enpol.2012.05.078

Other Publications


Research Advisor/Co-Research Advisor to

  • Dale John COOK (djcook.2019[at]dba.smu.edu.sg), DBA  


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