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Juha Uotila

Assistant Professor of Strategic Management

Research Interests

Juha's research interests include innovation strategy, strategic change, organisational adaptation, complexity theory in organisations and technological change in network industries.

Teaching in 2014-2015

Research Students

  • IB9EK0: Advanced Issues in Strategy and International Business


  • IB3130: Business Studies I
  • IB3D80: Corporate Strategy Part A

Marketing & Strategy

  • IB9W70: Issues in Strategy: Theory and Practice

Strategy & International Business

Email:  /  Tel: 024 765 22935


Dr Juha Uotila joined Warwick Business School in September 2012 from Aalto University, Finland. With an MSc in Industrial Engineering and Management and a doctoral degree in Strategy, Juha specialises in strategic change and renewal in technology-intensive industries. Juha has received several awards on his research on organisational ambidexterity, including the Aalto University School of Science Best Doctoral Dissertation award and the Emerald Citations of Excellence Award for authoring one of the 50 most influential management articles of 2009.

Recent Publications

Journal Articles

  • Uotila, J., Maula, M., Keil, T., Zahra, S. A.. "Exploration, exploitation, and financial performance: analysis of S&P 500 corporations"
    Strategic Management Journal 30 (2009): 221-231.

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