Lars Bengtsson is a full Professor at the Faculty of Engineering at Lund University and holds a PhD from the School of Economics and Management, Lund University, Sweden. He has published some 60 books, book chapters and journal articles in strategic management, entrepreneurship and innovation, internationalization and research method issues. Journal articles have been published in European Management Journal, Industry and Higher Education, Journal of Technology Transfer, International Review of Corporate Governance, International Journal of Globalisation and Small Business, International Studies of Management and Organization, Organization Science, and Scandinavian Journal of Management. He has received several research grants from the prestigious Swedish Research Council and Riksbankens Jubileumsfond. Currently he serves in the International Strategic Management Society and on two editorial boards. He regularly reviews for high-ranked management research journals and conferences and he has received the outstanding reviewer award from the Academy of Management. He has 25 years of experience teaching in strategic management, innovation and entrepreneurship both in Sweden and internationally. He has supervised 7 doctoral students to their PhD.
PhD-exam at Department of Business Administration, Lund University, Febr1st 1993.
Associate Professor (Docent) at Social Science Faculty, Lund University in March 2002.
Guest Professor at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Alnarp ( 2007- 2008)
Professor at School of Economics and Management at Lund University in October 2007- 2012
Full Professor at Blekinge Institute of Technology in Industrial Management with an emphasis on innovation, entrepreneurship and business development, 2008 – 2013