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Associate Professor

  • Business & Society Department

Curriculum vitae

IAE Grenoble, France (2012)

MSc Management, Option Research in Organisations
France (2007)

MSc Management, Option Human Resource Management
France (2007)

MSc Corporate Law, accounting, and tax
Université de Bourgogne, France (1992)



DEGEORGE, J., FAYOLLE, A., RANDERSON, K. (2018) . L’opportunité entrepreneuriale au cœur d’un processus de réflexion et d’action, Recherches en Sciences de Gestion - Management Sciences - Ciencias de Gestión (126), 57-81


BETTINELLI, C., SCIASCIA, S., RANDERSON, K., FAYOLLE, A. (2017) . Researching Entrepreneurship in Family Firms, Journal of Small Business Management, 55 (4), 506-529


RANDERSON, K. (2016) . Entrepreneurial Orientation: do we actually know as much as we think we do?, Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, 28 (7/8), 580-600


RANDERSON, K., BETTINELLI, C., FAYOLLE, A., ANDERSON, A. (2015) . Family entrepreneurship as a field of research: exploring its contours and contents, Journal of Family Business Strategy, 6 (3), 143-154

Scientific activities

Guest Editor :

  • Journal of Family Business Strategy, with Cristina Bettinelli, Alain Fayolle, and Alistair Anderson,
  • Journal of Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, with Hermann Frank, Clay Dibrell, and Esra Memili
  • Journal of Small Business Management, with Cristina Bettinelli, Alain Fayolle and Salvatore Sciascia
  • Futures, with Alain Fayolle, Cristina Bettinelli, and Giovanna Dossena, N° 75
  • Revue Française de Gestion with Christian Defélix and Alain Fayolle, N° 233, avril-mai, 2013
  • International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, with Giovanna Dossena, Alain Fayolle, and Cristina Bettinelli, 17(2),2012.
  • Unplugged of M@n@gement, with Shaker A. Zahra and Alain Fayolle: M@ n@gement, 16(4).

Reviewer for an academic journal :

  • International Journal of Small Business and Entrepreneurship
  • International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour & Research
  • Technovation
  • Journal of Small Business Management
  • Revue de l’Entrepreneuriat
  • Academy of Management conference

Member of an academic association :

  • Academy of Management and Chair of the Communications Committee of the ENT Division
  • European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship / Manager of the Special Interest Group “Corporate Entrepreneurship”
  • French team for the Successful Transgenerational Entrepreneurship Project (STEP), coordinator of the French team 2014-2015

Awards and Honors

  • Best reviewer ENT Division, Academy of Management Conference 2016 Anaheim , 2016
  • Best reviewer ENT Division, Academy of Management Conference 2015 Vancouver , 2015
  • Best Family Business Education poster, FERC 2014, Portland OR (certificate and cash award) , 2014