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Professor Tonis Mets
Discipline *
Business and Management
+61 7 3138 1971
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PhD in Technical Sciences

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008


Tõnis Mets is Marie Curie Research Fellow in the Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research at the Queensland University of Technology and Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Tartu (Estonia). In addition, Professor Mets has worked as a management consultant in his own company (ALO OÜ), and as an entrepreneur, engineer and manager in various high-tech companies in Estonia. Tõnis Mets graduated from the Tallinn University of Technology; he also holds a PhD degree in Technical Science from the St.-Petersburg Agrarian University. Professor Mets is author and co-author of more than 40 chapters and articles published by Springer, Emerald, Pearson Education and Edward Elgar, and in the Journal of Consumer Marketing, Review of Central and East European Law, Baltic Journal of Management, Engineering Economics, Journal of Product and Brand Management, International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, Industry and Higher Education, etc. His main research interests are in the fields of (technology) entrepreneurship, intellectual property, knowledge and innovation management.

Tõnis was a Member of Board of the European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship for the 2008-10 period.

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