Dr. Artur Steiner

Postal address:
Glasgow Caledonian University
70 Cowcaddens Road
Glasgow
United Kingdom

Research interests

Artur Steiner is a Researcher at the Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health and a Lecturer at Glasgow Business School for Social Studies, Glasgow Caledonian University. He holds a PhD in the field of social entrepreneurship from University of Aberdeen as well as Master and MA (Hons) degrees in Business, Marketing and Management studies. In his current job, Artur is a Module Leader for Global Social Entrepreneurship and a member of the Common Health Project team -MRC/ESRC Funded Research on the Role of Social Enterprise as a Public Health Initiative.

Artur is a social scientist who specialises in entrepreneurship and business development, with a particular interest in the social, economic and environmental impacts of entrepreneurship activities on local development. His research aims to better understand activities of social enterprises and explores operational aspects of innovative forms of businesses that bring social outcomes and can contribute to societal development. Artur also investigates characteristics and motivations of (social) entrepreneurs as agents and their impact on the wider society. In his work he has drawn on structuration theory to understand how structure and agency work together to bring about change.

Artur has participated in a number of national and international projects. His work is multi-disciplinary and thus it uses a multi-method research approaches. He has a track record of successfully published papers in international journals some of which received awards for best paper in their field.

Publications

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    Unlocking the potential of rural social enterprise

    Steiner, A. & Teasdale, S. 30 Dec 2017 In : Journal of Rural Studies. 24 p.

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    Do community empowerment and enabling state policies work in practice? Insights from a community development intervention in rural Scotland

    Markantoni, M., Steiner, A., Meador, J. E. & Farmer, J. Dec 2018 In : Geoforum. 97, p. 142 154 p., 97 (2018)

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