Irini Voudouris is an Associate Professor at the Department of Management Science and Technology of the Athens University of Economics and Business. She teaches Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Management and Technology. Currently she directs the laboratory of Strategy and Entrepreneurship.
A graduate in electrical engineering from National Technical University of Athens she received a Master's degree in strategic management from HEC/ ESSEC/ Université Paris X and her PhD from Université Paris X.
Her research interests revolve around innovation and entrepreneurship, strategic management and competitiveness, and sustainable development. She has published research in leading academic journals such as Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Research Policy, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Technovation, New Technology Work and Employment, Industrial and Corporate Change, Journal of World Business, International Business Review, International Small Business Journal, International Journal of Human Resource Management. She has contributed in a number of national and European research programs, acting as a director in many of them. Parallel to her research activities she has contributed as management consultant and advisor in private and public sector organizations.