Dr Stephen Bowden

Stephen Bowden

Director of WMS Employment Engagement
Senior Lecturer in Strategic Management

Qualifications: B.Com, M.Com (Hons), Ph.D. (Illinois)

About Stephen

Papers Taught

Research Supervised

Family business, entrepreneurship and sustainability

Research Interests

Growth strategies, Entrepreneurship, Sustainability and Family Business

Recent Publications

  • Kariyapperuma, N., Bowden, S., & Collins, E. (2021). They look like us - but will their values look like ours? An exploratory study on environmental values transmission in the family business. In IFERA 2021. Virtual.

  • Pavlovich, K., Bowden, S., Simnadis, T., Connolly, H., Collins, E., & Gibb, J. (2020). Allbirds: Sustainable innovation disrupting the casual shoe industry. SAGE Business Cases, online, 11 pages. doi:10.4135/9781529713206

  • Kariyapperuma, N., Collins, E., & Bowden, S. (2019). Familial logics and environmental sustainability. In Wicked Solutions to Wicked Problems. Australia: Central Queensland University.

  • Kariyapperuma, N., Collins, E., & Bowden, S. (2018). Green expectations: Transferring environmental values in family business. In Sustainability, Ethics and Entrepreneurship (SEE) Conference. Conference held Washington D.C., USA.

Find more research publications by Stephen Bowden


Corporate Governance; Corporate Social Responsibility; Management; Strategic Management; Sustainability

Firm Growth, Family Business

Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: MSB.4.01
Phone: +64 7 838 4472
Cellphone: 027 389 4330