Professor Sarah Jack

Professor

Research Interests

Social networks.

Social capital. 

Social entrepreneurship.

Entrepreneurship in rural areas.

Entrepreneurship education. 

Embedded entrepreneurship in the creative reconstruction of place
McKeever, E., Jack, S., Anderson, A. expected in 2015 In: Journal of Business Venturing.
Journal article

Entrepreneurship and mutuality: social capital in processes and practices
McKeever, E., Anderson, A., Jack, S. 24/07/2014 In: Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. 26, 5-6, p. 453-477. 25 p.
Journal article

Social embeddedness in entrepreneurship research: the importance of context and community
McKeever, E., Anderson, A., Jack, S. 24/06/2014 In: Handbook of research on small business and entrepreneurship. London : Edward Elgar p. 222-235. 14 p. ISBN: 9781849809238. Electronic ISBN: 9781849809245.
Chapter

Observational learning for entrepreneurs: practitioners' report
Zozimo, R., Jack, S., Hamilton, E. 2014 Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development. 8 p.
Other report

Exploring the influence of observational learning in the prior to start-up stage
Zozimo, R., Jack, S., Hamilton, E. 2014
Conference paper

Exploring the role of observation in the entrepreneurial process
Zozimo, R., Jack, S., Hamilton, E. 2014
Conference paper

University-business engagement franchising and geographic distance: a case study of a business leadership programme
Dada, L., Jack, S., George, M. 2014 In: Regional Studies.
Journal article

Risk capital constraints to innovation in services
Freel, M., Robson, P., Jack, S. 2014 In: Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing. 29, 6, p. 476-486. 11 p.
Journal article

Motivations and challenges of network formation: entrepreneur and intermediary perspectives
Lockett, N., Jack, S., Larty, J. 12/2013 In: International Small Business Journal. 31, 8, p. 866-889. 34 p.
Journal article

Business incubators and the networks of technology-based firms
Soetanto, D., Jack, S. 2013 In: The Journal of Technology Transfer. 38, 4, p. 432-453. 22 p.
Journal article

Toward a theory of university-business engagement franchising
Dada, L., Jack, S., George, M. 2013
Conference paper

Being in time and the faily owned firm
Drakopoulou Dodd, S., Anderson, A., Jack, S. 2013 In: Scandinavian Journal of Management. 29, 1
Journal article

A study of a university-led entrepreneurship education programme for small business owner/managers
Gordon, I., Hamilton, E., Jack, S. 12/2012 In: Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. 24, 9-10, p. 767-805. 38 p.
Journal article

From admiration to abhorence: the contentious appeal of entrepreneurship across Europe
Drakopoulou Dodd, S., Jack, S., Anderson, A. 2013 In: Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. 25, 1-2, p. 69-89. 31 p.
Journal article

Opportunities, contradictions and attitudes: the evolution of university–business engagement since 1960
Rose, M., Decter, M., Robinson, S., Jack, S., Lockett, N. 2013 In: Business History. 55, 2, p. 259-279. 21 p.
Journal article

Understanding entrepreneurial cultures in family businesses: a study of family entrepreneurial teams in Honduras
Discua Cruz, A., Hamilton, E., Jack, S. 09/2012 In: Journal of Family Business Strategy. 3, 3, p. 147–161. 15 p.
Journal article

Conceptualizing the observational side of entrepreneurial learning: a social learning theory approach
Zozimo, R., Jack, S., Hamilton, E. 2012
Conference paper

Conceptualizing the observational side of entrepreneurial learning: A social learning theory approach
Zozimo , R., Jack, S., Hamilton, E. 2012 In: Babson Entrepreneurship Conference.
Conference contribution

Entrepreneurship as connecting: some implications for theorising and practice
Anderson, A., Drakopoulou Dodd, S., Jack, S. 2012 In: Management Decision. 50, 5, p. 958-971. 14 p.
Journal article

Open Innovation and HEIs
Rose, M., Jack, S. 2012 In: International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research. 18, 4
Special issue

The role of sensegiving for endogenous capability change
Larty, J., Friesl, M., Jack, S. 2012
Conference paper

Micro-foundations of capability development: The role of sensemaking and sensegiving
Larty, J., Friesl, M., Jack, S. 2012
Conference paper

Influencing factors of entrepreneurial learning from peers
Zozimo, R., Jack, S., Hamilton, E. 2011
Conference paper

Entrepreneurs with Ties
Jack, S., Mouzas, S. 2011
Conference paper

An entrepreneurial network evolving: patterns of change
Jack, S., Moult, S., Anderson, A.R., Drakopolou Dodd, S. 08/2010 In: International Small Business Journal. 28, 4, p. 315-337. 23 p.
Journal article

Network practices and entrepreneurial growth
Anderson, A.R., Drakopoulou Dodd, S., Jack, S.L. 06/2010 In: Scandinavian Journal of Management. 26, 2, p. 121-133. 13 p.
Journal article

Opportunities and contradictions : The policy paradox of entrepreneurial education and university- business engagement since 1960
Rose, M.B., Robinson, S., Jack, S.L., Lockett, N.J. 2010 Lancaster University : Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development
Working paper

MOTIVATIONS AND OUTCOMES OF ENGAGING IN REGIONAL CLUSTERS IN THE ICT SECTOR: A DUAL PERSPECTIVE
Lockett, N.J., Jack, S.L., Larty, J. 2010 Lancaster University : Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development
Working paper

Who Are The Social "Entrepreneurs" and What Do They Actually Do?
Steinerowski, A., Jack, S.L., Farmer, J. 2010 Lancaster University : Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development
Working paper

A study of the regional economic development impact of a university led entrepreneurship education programme for small business owners
Gordon, I., Hamilton, E.E., Jack, S.L. 2010 Lancaster University : Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development
Working paper

Approaches to studying networks: implications and outcomes
Jack, S.L. 2010 In: Journal of Business Venturing. 25, 1, p. 120-137. 18 p.
Journal article

The role of networking in the growth processes of family firms: an international study
Drakopoulou Dodd, S., Jack, S., Anderson, A. 2010 In: IFERA.
Conference contribution

The role of networking in the family firm
Dodd, S., Anderson, A., Jack, S. 2010 In: Babson Conference.
Conference contribution

Networks and the family firm
dodd, s., Jack, S., Anderson, A. 2010 In: ISBE.
Conference contribution

The historical roots of socio network theory in entrepreneurship research
Jack, S., Rose, M. 2010 In: Historical Foundations of Entrepreneurship Research. Edward Elgar p. 256-286. 31 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

HEI engagement with SMEs: developing social capital
Gordon, I., Jack, S. 2010 In: International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research. 16, 6, p. 517-539. 23 p.
Journal article

Social capital in the capitalisation of new ventures: accessing, lubricating and fitting
Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R., Drakopolou Dodd, S. 2009 In: Handbook of Business and Finance: Multinational Companies, Venture Capital and Non-Profit Organizations. New York : Nova Science Publishers
Chapter

Agressors, winners, victims and outsiders: european schools social construction of the entrepreneur
Anderson, A.R., Drakopolou Dodd, S., Jack, S.L. 2009 In: International Small Business Journal. 27, 1, p. 116-136. 21 p.
Journal article

Innovation and credit rationing of small firms in Beijing
Freel, M., Robson, P., Jack, S. 2009 In: RENT Conference.
Conference contribution

The creation and development of networks and social capital: Do HEIs have a role?”
Gordon, I., Jack, S., Hamilton, E. 2009 In: ISBE.
Conference contribution

The role of human resource management (HRM) in small business development: An intervention for growth?
Fogg, H., Jack, S., Griffiths, R. 2009 In: ISBE.
Conference contribution

Tracing the Historical Foundations of Social Networks in Entrepreneurship Research
Jack, S., Rose, M., Johnston, L. 2009 In: ISBE.
Conference contribution

Gender and the use of business advice: evidence from firms in the Scottish service sector
Robson, P.J.A., Jack, S.L., Freel, M.S. 01/2008 In: Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy. 26, 2, p. 292-314. 23 p.
Journal article

Who are the social entrepreneurs and what do they actually do?
Jack, S.L., Steinerowski, A., Farmer, J. 2008 In: Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research. Babson College, MA : Babson College Centre for Entrepreneurship
Chapter

People management and change in a low tech manufacturing company
Jack, S.L., Hyman, J., Osborne, F. 2008 In: International Handbook of Entrepreneurship and HRM. Cheltenham : Edward Elgar ISBN: 9781845429263.
Chapter

The role use and activation of strong and weak network ties
Jack, S.L. 2008 In: Small Business and Entrepreneurship. London : Sage ISBN: 978412934374.
Chapter

Change and the development of entrepreneurial networks over time: a processual perspective
Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R., Drakopolou Dodd, S. 2008 In: Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. 20, 2, p. 125-159. 35 p.
Journal article

Role typologies for enterprising education: the professional artisan?
Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R. 2008 In: Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development. 15, 2, p. 259-273. 15 p.
Journal article

Starting social enterprises in remote and rural Scotland: the best or the worst of circumstances?
Jack, S.L., Steinerowski, A., Farmer, J. 2008 In: International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business. 6, 3, p. 450-464. 15 p.
Journal article

Social entrepreneurship in a rural context: an ideaological state?
Steinerowski, A., Jack, S.L., Farmer, J. 2008 In: Rural Enterprise and Management. 4, 1, p. 20-39. 20 p.
Journal article

Motivations and consequences of engaging in regional clusters in the ICT sector
Jack, S., Lockett, N. 2008 In: 2008 Belfast ISBE Conference Proceedings.
Paper

Social capital and entreprneurship
Cope, J., Jack, S., Rose, M. 06/2007 In: International Small Business Journal. 25, 3, 7 p.
Editorial

Entrepreneurship education within the enterprise culture: producing reflective practitioners
Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R. 2007 In: Entrepreneurship Education. Cheltenham : Edward Elgar p. 185-200. 16 p. ISBN: 1845424220.
Chapter

Entrepreneurial social capital: conceptualizing social capital in new hi-tech firms
Anderson, A.R., Park, J., Jack, S.L. 2007 In: International Small Business Journal. 25, 3, p. 245-272. 28 p.
Journal article

Entrepreneurship as nexus of change: the syncretistic production of the future
Anderson, A.R., Jack, S.L., Drakopolou Dodd, S. 2007 Lancaster University : Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development
Working paper

The mechanisms and processes of entrepreneurial networks: continuity and change
Drakopolou Dodd, S., Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R. 2006 In: Entrepreneurship: Frameworks and Empirical Investigations from Forthcoming Leaders of European Research (Advances in Entrepreneurship, Firm Emergence and Growth). London : JAI p. 107-146. 40 p. ISBN: 0762313293.
Chapter

Small entrepreneurial ventures culture, change and the impact on HRM: a critical review
Jack, S.L., Hyman, J., Osborne, F. 2006 In: Human Resource Management Review. 16, 4, p. 456-466. 11 p.
Journal article

The role of family members in entrepreneurial networks: beyond the boundaries of the family firm
Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R., Drakopolou Dodd, S. 2005 In: Family Business Review. 18, 2, p. 135-154. 20 p.
Journal article

The role, use and activation of strong and weak ties: a qualitative analysis
Jack, S.L. 2005 In: Journal of Management Studies. 42, 6, p. 1233-1260. 28 p.
Journal article

A review of entrepreneurship as doing: the importance of socio-cultural and economic environment
Drakopolou Dodd, S., Anderson, A.R., Jack, S.L. 2004 In: IBAT Journal of Management. 1, 2, p. 37-53. 17 p.
Journal article

The strength of strong ties and the entrepreneurial process
Jack, S.L., Drakopolou Dodd, S., Anderson, A.R. 2004 In: The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. 5, 2, p. 107-120. 14 p.
Journal article

Scottish entrepreneurial networks in an international context
Drakopolou Dodd, S., Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R. 2002 In: International Small Business Journal. 20, 2, p. 213-219. 7 p.
Journal article

The effects of embeddedness on the entrepreneurial process
Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R. 2002 In: Journal of Business Venturing. 17, 5, p. 467-487. 21 p.
Journal article

The articulation of entrepreneurial social capital
Anderson, A.R., Jack, S.L. 2002 In: Entrepreneurship and Regional Development. 14, 3, p. 193-210. 18 p.
Journal article

Enterprise and Learning
Anderson, A.R., Jack, S.L. 2001 Aberdeen : Aberdeen University Centre of Entrepreneurship. 566 p. ISBN: 0953961206.
Book

Periphery? What periphery? Marketing to a state of mind
Anderson, A.R., Jack, S.L., McAuley, A. 2001 In: Irish Marketing Review. 14, 1, p. 26-34. 9 p.
Journal article

The production of prestige: an entrepreneurial Viagra
Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R. 2000 In: International Journal of Entrepreneurship. 1, 1, p. 45-56. 12 p.
Journal article

Entrepreneurship education within the enterprise culture: producing reflective practitioners
Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R. 1999 In: International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Research. 5, 3, p. 110-125. 16 p.
Journal article

Entrepreneurs as mentors: mentoring entrepreneurially
Jack, S.L., Anderson, A.R., Kirkwood, S.L. 1998 In: Journal of European Business Education. 8, 1, p. 82-94. 13 p.
Journal article