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Soorjith Illickal Karthikeyan
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Soorjith Illickal Karthikeyan

Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management


  • PhD (Management), 2011- University of Lugano (USI), Switzerland
  • Master of Business Economics (MBE), 2005- Dept. of Applied Economics, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), India

Research Interest
  • Organizations, Industry Dynamics, Economic Sociology

Publication Summary
  • Karthikeyan, S. I., and Wezel, F.C. "Identity repositioning: The case of Liberal Democrats and audience attention in British politics, 1950- 2005." Research in the Sociology of Organizations, 31:295-320, 2010
  • Karthikeyan, S. I., Jonsson, S., and Wezel, F.C. "Things fall apart: category change and misalignment in British politics, 1970-1992." Working paper, 2013
  • Karthikeyan, S. I., Jonsson, S., and Wezel, F.C. "Boundary crossing and category change” Working paper, 2013
  • Karthikeyan, S.I., and Wezel, F.C. "The architecture of organizational identity: Dynamics of social codes and audience attention among British political parties, 1950- 2005." Working paper, 2012
  • Post-doctoral Fellow (2011-2013), Dept of Business Studies, Uppsala University, Sweden
  • Teaching Assistant (2007-2011), University of Lugano, Switzerland
  • Research Assistant (2005-2006), ICEPA, Dept of Applied Economics, CUSAT, India
Honors and Affiliations
  • Fellowship for prospective researchers (2011), Swiss National Science Foundation, Switzerland.
  • Finalist (2008 & 2009), Best PhD Student Paper Award, European Group of Organization Studies Conference (Amsterdam & Barcelona)
    European Group of Organizational Studies (EGOS)- 2008 onwards Academy of Management (AoM)- 2009 onwards