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Professor Noel Lindsay

Noel Lindsay
Pro Vice Chancellor - Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation, and Innovation Centre
Faculty of the Professions

Noel Lindsay is Pro Vice Chancellor (Entrepreneurship), Director of the Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation & Innovation Centre (ECIC), and Academic Director Singapore Operations, The University of Adelaide, where he is the Professor of Entrepreneurship and Commercialisation. Previous positions at the University include Head of the School of Marketing & Management. In these positions, he has gained extensive experience in leadership, team building, strategy, quality assurance, corporate governance, and change management. This complements his experience in establishing and developing an Australian University in South Africa.

Recent major research projects that Noel has been involved include investigating blended learning approaches to teaching entrepreneurship to high functioning intellectually disabled young people in Australia and evaluating the effectiveness of entrepreneurship training and mentoring on chronically unemployed socially and economically disadvantaged individuals in South Africa.

From an outreach perspective, Noel has a particular interest in research commercialisation. This is reflected in the ECIC's business incubation/acceleration, research commercialisation, and entrepreneurship engagement activities and strategies locally and internationally.

From a practical perspective, Noel’s entrepreneurial experience includes having established and harvested ventures in Australia, South Africa, and Malaysia. Noel also has venture capital investment experience as a Director of an Australian venture capital fund. As an accountant, Noel has practised in the areas of audit, corporate insolvency, and business advisory with a focus on family enterprise.

Noel holds a BCom (Hons) and PhD from The University of Queensland. He is a Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) where he is co-chair of the STEP family business academic community, a Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, and a Fellow of CPA Australia. He holds Public Practising Certificates with both accounting organisations.

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Professor Noel Lindsay

Noel Lindsay is Pro Vice Chancellor (Entrepreneurship), Director of the Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation & Innovation Centre (ECIC), and Academic Director Singapore Operations, The University of Adelaide, where he is the Professor of Entrepreneurship and Commercialisation. Previous positions at the University include Head of the School of Marketing & Management. In these positions, he has gained extensive experience in leadership, team building, strategy, quality assurance, corporate governance, and change management. This complements his experience in establishing and developing an Australian University in South Africa.

Recent major research projects that Noel has been involved include investigating blended learning approaches to teaching entrepreneurship to high functioning intellectually disabled young people in Australia and evaluating the effectiveness of entrepreneurship training and mentoring on chronically unemployed socially and economically disadvantaged individuals in South Africa.

From an outreach perspective, Noel has a particular interest in research commercialisation. This is reflected in the ECIC's business incubation/acceleration, research commercialisation, and entrepreneurship engagement activities and strategies locally and internationally.

From a practical perspective, Noel’s entrepreneurial experience includes having established and harvested ventures in Australia, South Africa, and Malaysia. Noel also has venture capital investment experience as a Director of an Australian venture capital fund. As an accountant, Noel has practised in the areas of audit, corporate insolvency, and business advisory with a focus on family enterprise.

Noel holds a BCom (Hons) and PhD from The University of Queensland. He is a Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) where he is co-chair of the STEP family business academic community, a Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, and a Fellow of CPA Australia. He holds Public Practising Certificates with both accounting organisations.

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD — email supervisor to discuss availability.

Research interests include:

  • Social entrepreneurship (interested in how entrepreneurship can help empower disadvantaged individuals)
  • Business entrepreneurship (including cultural differences in the cognitive processes and behaviour of entrepreneurs in different societal systems).

Significant Research-Projects in-Progress:

South Africa Socio-Economic Disadvantage Schools Project Member of a small research team working in South Africa on a project, with the support of the Gauteng and Limpopo Province Education Departments, designed to measure the effectiveness of introducing a 3D virtual world learning environment into Year 4 class rooms in socially and economically disadvantaged areas.  3D virtual world learning environment developed; teacher training finalised July 2012. Project to go live in class rooms in 10 mainstream schools, two intellectually disabled schools, and one physically disabled school in early 2013.  Baseline data collected on a range of variables spanning entrepreneurship, self-efficacy, self-esteem, creativity, numeracy, literacy, science, and life skills. Subsequent longitudinal repeated measures to be collected.  Core research team members:  Associate Professor Denise Wood (UniSA); Professor Noel Lindsay (The University of Adelaide), and Dr Sheila Scutter (James Cook University).  Project duration:  January 2011 to December 2015. 

Refer to the project web site for further insights http://www.let-us-learn.org/about.php

Digital Enterprise: Pathways to Education and Employment for Young People with Disabilities: This is a joint initiative involving four universities, two registered training organisations (RTOs), schools, state government and not for profit community organisations in South Australia (SA), the Northern Territory (NT), Victoria (Vic), New South Wales (NSW) and Queensland (Qld). It deploys a range of leading technology enhanced methods, based on pilot programs around the world, for working with young people who have Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and other disabilities, in ways that foster technical skills and sense of personal initiative, reduce levels of isolation, and help to create new futures.   Core research team members:  Associate Professor Denise Wood (UniSA); Professor Noel Lindsay (The University of Adelaide), Dr Stefan Schutt (Victoria University), and Dr Pammi Raghavendra (Flinders University). Project duration:  August 2013 to December 2015.  Grant obtained:  $657,874 for University of Adelaide (Total Grant $2,974,267)

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2016 Pro Vice Chancellor (Entrepreneurship) The University of Adelaide
2015 - 2016 Head The University of Adelaide
2015 - 2015 Acting Associate Dean - Diversity and Inclusion The University of Adelaide
2014 - 2015 Acting Head of School – Marketing and Management University of Adelaide
2012 Academic Director of Singapore Operations University of Adelaide
2008 Director KMT Partners, Chartered Accountants
2006 Director University of Adelaide
2003 - 2006 Director – Centre for the Development of Entrepreneurs University of South Australia
1999 - 2004 Director CVC Private Equity Limited
1999 - 2003 Director – Australian Centre Family Business Bond University
1996 - 1999 Co-Founder and Director Achaeus Institute for Entrepreneurship (South Africa)
1994 - 1999 Co-Founder and Director Achaeus Institute for Entrepreneurship

Awards and Achievements

Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
2009 Award Best Academic Adviser Queensland University of Technology Australia
2008 Research Award Highly Commended Award Winner 2009 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence Australia
2006 Research Award Best Indigenous Paper Proceedings of the AGSE Regional Entrepreneurship Research Exchange Forum 2006, Auckland, New Zealand, February. Australia
2005 Research Award Best Paper Authored by a Doctoral Candidate – 2nd Place Proceedings of the AGSE Regional Entrepreneurship Research Exchange Forum 2005, Melbourne, Australia, February. Australia

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
The University of Queensland Australia Doctor of Philosophy (Commerce)
The University of Queensland Australia Bachelor of Commerce (Hons)
The University of Queensland Australia Bachelor of Commerce

Research Interests

Journals

Year Citation
2018 Corral de Zubielqui, G., Lindsay, N., Lindsay, W., & Jones, J. (2018). Knowledge quality, innovation and firm performance: A study of knowledge transfer in SMEs. Small Business Economics, 1-20.
DOI
2017 Klyver, K., Lindsay, N., Kassicieh, S., & Hancock, G. (2017). Altruistic investment decision behavior in early-stage ventures. Small Business Economics, 48(1), 135-152.
DOI WoS1
2015 Corral de Zubielqui, G., Jones, J., Seet, P., & Lindsay, N. (2015). Knowledge transfer between actors in the innovation system: a study of higher education institutions (HEIS) and SMES. Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing, 30(3-4), 436-458.
DOI Scopus7 WoS9
2014 Corral de Zubielqui, G., Lindsay, N. J., & O'Connor, A. (2014). How product, operations, and marketing sources of ideas influence innovation and entrepreneurial performance in australian SMEs. International Journal of Innovation Management, 18(2), 1450017-1-1450017-25.
DOI
2013 Hallak, R., Brown, G., & Lindsay, N. (2013). Examining tourism SME owners' place attachment, support for community and business performance: the role of the enlightened self-interest model. Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 21(5), 658-678.
DOI Scopus8 WoS5
2012 Hallak, R., Brown, G., & Lindsay, N. (2012). The place identity - performance relationship among tourism entrepreneurs: A structural equation modelling analysis. Tourism Management, 33(1), 143-154.
DOI Scopus51 WoS47
2011 Hallak, R., Lindsay, N., & Brown, G. (2011). Examining the role of entrepreneurial experience and entrepreneurial self-efficacy on SMTE performance. Tourism Analysis, 16(5), 583-599.
DOI Scopus14
2008 Kropp, F., Lindsay, N., & Shoham, A. (2008). Entrepreneurial orientation and international entrepreneurial business venture startup. International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behaviour & Research, 14(2), 102-117.
DOI Scopus42
2007 Lindsay, N., Lindsay, W., Jordaan, A., & Mapunda, G. (2007). Indigenous nascent entrepreneur self-efficacy and perceived individual success. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 4(5), 605-619.
DOI Scopus4
2006 Kropp, F., Lindsay, N., & Shoham, A. (2006). Entrepreneurial, market, and learning orientations and international entrepreneurial business venture performance in South African firms. International Marketing Review, 23(5), 504-523.
DOI Scopus139 WoS113
2006 Lindsay, N., Lindsay, W., Jordaan, A., & Hindle, K. (2006). Opportunity recognition attitudes of nascent indigenous entrepreneurs. International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 3(1), 56-75.
Scopus4
2005 Lindsay, N. (2005). Toward a cultural model of Indigenous entrepreneurial attitude. Academy of Marketing Science Review, 5, 1-17.
2004 Lindsay, N. (2004). Do business angels have an entrepreneurial orientation?. Venture Capital, 6(2-3), 197-210.
DOI Scopus16
2002 Craig, J., & Lindsay, N. (2002). Incorporating the family dynamic into the entrepreneurship process. Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, 9(4), 416-430.
DOI Scopus42
2002 Lindsay, N., & Craig, J. (2002). A Framework for Understanding Opportunity Recognition.. The Journal of Private Equity, 6(1), 13-24.
DOI
2001 Kropp, F., & Lindsay, N. (2001). South African business dynamics: Measuring entrepreneurship. Journal of African Business, 2(1), 23-43.
DOI Scopus4

Books

Book Chapters

Year Citation
2016 Xia, Z., Lindsay, N., Seet, P. -S., & Goodman, S. (2016). The faster things change, the more they stay the same: the influence of cultural norms, customs and traditions on venture capital in China. In C. Andressen (Ed.), China's Changing Economy: Trends, Impacts and the Future (pp. 93-109). Abingdon, UK: Routledge.
2015 Balan, P., Balan-Vnuk, E., Metcalfe, M., & Lindsay, N. (2015). Concept mapping as a methodical and transparent data analysis process. In K. D. Elsbach, & R. M. Kramer (Eds.), Handbook of Qualitative Organizational Research: Innovative Pathways and Methods (1 ed., pp. 318-330). New York: Routledge.
DOI Scopus1
2015 Lindsay, N. J., & Wood, D. (2015). Facilitating creative problem solving in the entrepreneurship curriculum through authentic learning activities. In V. Bozalek, D. Ng'ambi, D. Wood, J. Herrington, J. Hardman, & A. Amory (Eds.), Activity Theory, Authentic Learning, and Emerging Technologies: Towards a Transformative Higher Education Pedagogy (1 ed., pp. 92-102). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.
DOI Scopus2
2011 Kropp, F., Lindsay, N., & Hancock, G. (2011). Cultural context as a moderator of private entrepreneurship investment behaviour. In K. Hindle, & K. Klyver (Eds.), Handbook of Research on New Venture Creation (pp. 253-279). United Kingdom: Edward Elgar Publishing Limited.
Scopus1
2009 Kropp, F., Zolin, R., & Lindsay, N. (2009). Identifying and implementing adaptive strategy in the US Military. In G. T. Lumpkin, & J. A. Katz (Eds.), Advances in Entrepreneurship, Firm emergence, and Growth (Vol. 11, First ed., pp. 161-192). Bingley, UK: JAI Press.
DOI Scopus1
2006 Lindsay, N. (2006). Venture Capitalist Entrepreneurial Orientations. In J. E. Butler, A. Lockett, & D. Ucbasaran (Eds.), Venture capital and the changing world of entrepreneurship (pp. 223-227). Greenwich, CT: Information Age Publishing Inc..

Conference Papers

Year Citation
2015 Kropp, F., Lindsay, N., Lindsay, W., Balan, P., & Balan-Vnuk, E. (2015). The Relationship of Entrepreneurial Intent and Start-Up Behavior to the General Health Perceptions of Women and Men Nascent Necessity Entrepreneurs during the New Venture Creation Process. In http://www.babson.edu/Academics/centers/blank-center/bcerc/Documents/2015%20BCERC%20Schedule.pdf. Natick, MA.
2015 Lindsay, N. J., Ningsih, D., Suparno, O., & Suprihatin. (2015). An empirical investigation of the barriers to green practices in Yogyakarta Leather Tanning SMEs. In https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzxiBmtDgVxVekNYLTFNcmU5Z3M/view?pref=2&pli=1. Institut Pertanian Bogor, Indonesia.
2015 Lindsay, N. J., Balan, P., Balan-Vnuk, E., & Lindsay, W. (2015). Preparing entrepreneurship students for pre-learning in flipped or team based learning classes. In http://acereconference.com/2015-2/. Adelaide, South Australia.
2015 Lindsay, N. J., Balan-Vnuk, E., & Balan, P. (2015). The trading concepts informing social enterprise business models. In http://www.icsb2015.org/ICSB2015ConferenceProgram-Final.pdf. Dubai.
2014 Lindsay, N. J., Lindsay, W., Balan, P., & Balan-Vnuk, E. (2014). Nascent necessity entrepreneur well-being as an antecedent to entrepreneurial intention and venture start-up behaviour: A longitudinal gender study. In http://www.ivey.uwo.ca/cmsmedia/961553/Entrepreneur-Summer-14.pdf. London, Ontario, Canada.
2014 Lindsay, N. J., Lindsay, W., & Balan, P. (2014). Identifying the motives of students in undergraduate entrepreneurship classes. In http://acereconference.com/2014-proceedings/. Sydney, Australia.
2013 Hazelton, L., Gillin, L., Lindsay, N., Kitson, A., & Brown, S. (2013). Governance as an additional dimension of entrepreneurial orientation: a social entrepreneurship perspective. In Proceedings of the Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research Exchange Conference 2013 (pp. 1-16). Australia: QUT Business School.
2013 Lindsay, N., Lindsay, W., Jordaan, A., & Xia, Z. (2013). What motivates nascent entrepreneurs to establish tourism ventures?. In Proceedings of the Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research Exchange Conference 2013 (pp. 1-9). Australia: QUT Business School.
2013 Seet, P. S., Corral de Zubielqui, G., Jones, J., & Lindsay, N. (2013). Beyond the ivory towers - exploring knowledge transfer pathways between universities and innovative small-to-medium-size enterprises. In Proceedings of the Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research Exchange Conference 2013 (pp. 1-17). Australia: QUT Business School.
2012 Lindsay, N., & Lindsay, W. (2012). Gender moderating effects on entrepreneurial attitude, intention, and start-up behaviour in nascent entrepreneurs. In Proceedings of the 2012 Joint International ACERE DIANA Entrepreneurship Conference (pp. 0 pages). CDROM: ACEREDIANA.
2012 Lindsay, N. (2012). The moderating effect of environmental dynamism on the relationship between entrepreneurial orientation, innovation capability and performance in small services sector firms. In Proceedings of the 2012 Joint International ACERE DIANA Entrepreneurship Conference (pp. 1-15). CDROM: ACEREDIANA.
2012 Gillin, L. M., Hazelton, L., Lindsay, N., & Kitson, A. (2012). Toward an Entrepreneurial Framework for Government Regulators as Franchisors of Residential Elder Care Organisations. In Proceedings-Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research. Fort Worth, Boston.
2011 Woods, D., Lindsay, N., Gluth, S., Corso, R., & Bilsborow, C. (2011). Facilitating creative problem solving in the marketing curriculum in response to the demands of the networked information society. In Proceedings of the 15th Biennial World Marketing Congress (WMC) (pp. 12-21). Australia: Academy of Marketing Science.
2010 Xu, T., Lindsay, N., & O'Connor, A. (2010). Towards the development of an 'ESE' scale for Chinese villagers. In Proceedings of 7th AGSE International Entrepreneurship Research Exchange (pp. 509-519). CD: Swinburne.
2010 Xia, Z., Seet, P. S., Goodman, S., & Lindsay, N. (2010). Venture capitalists' decision preferences in China: a best-worst choice modeling approach. In Proceedings of the 7th AGSE International Entrepreneurship Research Exchange (pp. 399-413). CD: Swinburne.
2010 Balan, P., & Lindsay, N. (2010). Innovation capability: exploring the factors that make up this construct in the services sector. In Proceedings of 7th AGSE International Entrepreneurship Research Exchange (pp. 935-949). CD: Swinburne.
2010 Xia, Z., Lindsay, N., & Seet, P. S. (2010). Effectual logic in early-stage venture capital decision-making. In Proceedings of 24th Annual Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference (pp. 1-16). www: ANZAM.
2009 Lindsay, N., Lindsay, W., & Kropp, F. (2009). Start-up intentions and behavior of necessity-based enterpreneurs: A longitudinal study. In Proceedings of FER 2009 (pp. 1-6). USA: Babson College.
2009 Corral de Zubielqui, G., Lindsay, N., & Harris, H. (2009). Exploring the influence of drivers, idea sources, and collaboration on globalisation, innovation, and firm performance relationships. In Proceedings of AGSE 2009 (pp. 347-359). CDROM: University of Adelaide.
2009 Balan, P., Lindsay, N., & O'Connor, A. (2009). Innovation capability: contrasting a service industry with the manufacturing sector. In Proceedings of the 6th AGSE 2009 (pp. 93-106). CDROM: Swinburne.
2008 Lindsay, W., Lindsay, N., Jordaan, A., & Dottore, A. (2008). Values, entrepreneurial attitudes, and start-up intentions of indigenous South African nascent entrepreneurs. In Proceedings of the 5th AGSE International Entrepreneurship Research Exchange (pp. 191-205). CD: AGSE.
2008 Corral de Zubielqui, G., & Lindsay, N. (2008). Exploring the influence of globalisation and innovation on firm performance. In Proceedings of the 5th AGSE International Entrepreneurship Research Exchange (pp. 349-360). CD: AGSE.
2008 Hancock, G., Lindsay, N., & Kropp, F. (2008). Friend and family financing: contrasting arm's-length and relation-based investors. In Proceedings of the 31st Institute for Small Business & Entrepreneurship Conference (pp. 1-10). CD: ISBE.
2007 Lindsay, W., Lindsay, N., & Jordaan, A. (2007). Investigating the values - entrepreneurial attitude - opportunity recognition relationship in nascent entrepreneurs. In L. Murray Gillin (Ed.), Proceedings of Regional Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research 2007 (pp. 562-575). Australia: Swinburne UT.
2007 Balan, P., & Lindsay, N. (2007). Developing innovation capability measures for the services sector: An exploratory study. In L. Murray Gillin (Ed.), Proceedings of Regional Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research 2007 (pp. 305-317). Australia: Swinburne UT.
2007 Lindsay, N., Kropp, F., & Zolin, R. (2007). Federal Government Entrepreneurship: New Enterprise Structures. In United States Association for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) Conference 2007: Orlando, Florida. Orlando, Florida, USA.
2005 Lindsay, N., Lindsay, W., Jordaan, A., & Hindle, K. (2005). Toward an inclusive theory of opportunity recognition: Nascent indigenous entrepreneur attitudes toward opportunity recognition. In Regional Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research [online], 2005 (pp. 502-543). Melbourne, Vic, Australia.
2005 Lindsay, N., & Balan, P. (2005). Entrepreneurial self-efficacy and personal entrepreneur success. In Regional Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research [online], 2005 (pp. 1118-1152). Melbourne, Vic, Australia.
2005 Lindsay, N., & Lindsay, W. (2005). Venture capitalist opportunity recognition differences: East versus West.. In International Council for Small Business Conference. Washington, DC, USA.
2004 Lindsay, N. (2004). Should franchisees be entrepreneurial? The influence of entrepreneurial orientation on franchises performance.. In Regional frontiers of entrepreneurship research 2004: proceedings of the first annual regional entrepreneurship research exchange (pp. 486-497). Melbourne, Vic, Australia.
2004 Lindsay, N. (2004). Insights into the opportunity formulation process and performance of Australian venture capitalists. In Regional frontiers of entrepreneurship research 2004: proceedings of the first annual regional entrepreneurship research exchange (pp. 19-26). Melbourne, Vic, Australia.

Conference Items

Report for External Bodies

Internet Publications

Year Citation
2014 Feakes, A. M., Thomsen, D. A., Lindsay, N., & Palmer, E. (2014). Veterinary Introduction to Business and Enterprise. University of Adelaide.

Research Grants Obtained – External Funding Bodies

  • Wood, D. (UniSA), Lindsay, N. (The University of Adelaide), Raghavendra, P. (Flinders University), and Schutt, S. (Victoria University) (2013).  Digital enterprise: Pathways to education and employment for young people with disabilities, NBN-Enabled Education and Skills Services Program, $657,874 for University of Adelaide (Total Grant $2,974,267)
  • Wood, D., Snowden, C., Glenny, L., Du, T., Johnson, T., Tedmanson, D., Underwood, B., Scutter, S., Lindsay, N., Falkner, K., Vivian, R., Partridge, H., Harrison, J., Hollier, S. (2013). Evidenced-based approach to the design and redevelopment of inclusive technology enhanced learning environments, Office for Learning and Teaching Grant, $211,000.
  • Feakes, A. (The University of Adelaide), Lindsay, N. (The University of Adelaide), Palmer, E. (The University of Adelaide), Thomsen, D. (The University of Adelaide) (2013). Re-shaping veterinary business curricula to improve graduates' business skills: A shared resource for educators, Office for Learning and Teaching Seed Grant, $50,000.
  • Wood, D., Sanderson, G., Abhary, K., Cameron, E., Corso, R., Day, I., De La Harpe, B., Gluth, S., Gregory, S., Lindsay, N., Scutter, S., Sim, J., Walker, R. (2011).  Design as a catalyst for engaging students in creative problem solving, Australian Learning & Teaching Council Grant, $191,000.
  • Higgings-Desbiolles, Freya, Schmiechen, Joc, Lindsay, Noel, and Trevorrow, George. (2006).  Aboriginal tourism entrepreneurship and government policy and support:  Investigating a South Australian Aboriginal Tourism Enterprise Using A Case Analysis Approach, Sustainable Tourism Cooperative Research Centre Tactical Grant, $19,600, April.
  • Lindsay, Noel, Balan, Peter, and List, Dennis. (2006).  Toward improving entrepreneurial orientation and innovation capability in the Australian hotel sector.  Sustainable Tourism Cooperative Research Centre Special Projects Grant, $53,813, March.
  • Lindsay, Noel. (2006).  Yield management in the B&B tourism sector.  Sustainable Tourism Cooperative Research Centre Strategic Grant, $21,006, January.

Research Grants Obtained – Internal Funding

  • Seet, Pi-Shen, Lindsay, Noel J., and Kropp, Fredric.  The effect of values and entrepreneurial, marketing, and learning orientations on the performance of early-stage Australian ventures:  A pilot study.  Faculty of The Professions Research Grant, $15,000, November, 2007.
  • Lindsay, Noel J., Kropp, Fredric, and Shoham, Aviv.  Success Factors of Australian Entrepreneurial Business Ventures (EBVs): Values and Entrepreneurial, Marketing, and Learning Orientations:  A Pilot Study.  ECMS Faculty ARC Research Improvement Grant, $20,000, December, 2007.

Contract Research/Non-Research Grants Obtained – External Funding Bodies

  • Lindsay, Noel J. and O’Connor, A. (2008) Entrepreneurship in the Digital Media Sector, South Australian Department of Premier and Cabinet, $10,000.
  • Lindsay, Noel J. and James, Tim (2007).  Delivering specialised entrepreneurial business systems training and mentoring to small business, AusIndustry Building Entrepreneurship in Small Business (BESB) Program Grant, $144,000, September.

Noel lectures in the areas of:

  • innovation and entrepreneurship
  • new venture planning
  • venture financing

Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
2018 Co-Supervisor Fear of Failure and Entrepreneurial Intent Formation: The Role of Resilience in Facilitating Youth Entrepreneurship Among University Students Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Minhajul Islam Ukil
2017 Co-Supervisor the Business Models of Large Family Wine Business Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Michael Browne
2017 Principal Supervisor Film Producer as an Entrepreneur Master of Philosophy Master Full Time Mr Rajeev Kamineni
2015 Co-Supervisor Gender and Internationalisation of Entrepreneurial Ventures Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Kechen Dong
2013 Principal Supervisor What Factors contribute to Development of Veterinary Student Entrepreneurial Capability and Intent? Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Dr Adele Mander Feakes
2011 Co-Supervisor Modern Universities as Entrepreneurial Organisations: Their Missions, Structures, Dynamics and Viability Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Mr Kym Teh

Past Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
2016 - 2018 Co-Supervisor The impact of regional supply network structure and governance on the resilience of resource extractive regions: The case of South Australia Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Ms Larissa Statsenko
2011 - 2015 Co-Supervisor An Examination of Entrepreneurial Oriented Behaviours in the Australian Wine Industry Regional Clusters Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Ms Huanmei Li
2010 - 2013 Principal Supervisor Social enterprise business models: identifying the trading concepts that inform them Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Dr Eva Balan-Vnuk
2010 - 2011 Co-Supervisor Small Aboriginal Enterprise: Re-thinking the Silent Dichotomy of their Uncomfortable Two-World Situation Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Ms Louise Moylan
2010 - 2012 Co-Supervisor Governance and Stewardship in the Aged Care Industry: Evaluating a Model for Corporate Social Entrepreneurship The Relation of Board Culture to Entrepreneurial Behaviour Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Ms Lois Marjorie Hazelton
2009 - 2014 Principal Supervisor For Love or Money? Understanding the dynamics of within-family finance for start-up enterprise. A phenomenological investigation. Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Dr Gary Hancock
2009 - 2017 Principal Supervisor Volume 1: Combination and Context: Exploring the Process of Technological Innovation. Volume 2: Portable Digital Music Player Event History Narrative Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Matthew McKinlay
2009 - 2012 Principal Supervisor The Use of Effectuation in Venture Capitalist Early-Stage Investment Decision Making in China Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Mr Zhiqiang Xia
2008 - 2013 Principal Supervisor Examining the Interrelationships among Entrepreneurial Self-Efficacy, Perceived Accessibility of Resources, and Entrepreneurial Intentions in a Chinese Village Context: An Exploratory Study Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Ting Xu
2007 - 2014 Principal Supervisor Entrepreneurial Self-Efficacy, Intrinsic Motivation, and Entrepreneurial Intention as Antecedents of Nascent Necessity-Entrepreneur Business Start-Up Behaviour in South Africa: a Longitudinal Study Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Anton Jordaan
2007 - 2017 Principal Supervisor An Exploratory Case Study of a Regional Screen Production Business Developing Fiscal Sustainability, Commercial Responsibility, and Competitive Advantage in the Market Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Mr Gerard Reed
2005 - 2011 Co-Supervisor Empirical Investigation of International Opportunity Identification by Australian Entrepreneurs Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Dr Olga Muzychenko

Board Memberships

Date Role Board name Institution name Country
2013 - ongoing Member Professions Faculty Board The University of Adelaide Australia
2012 - ongoing Chair Singapore Examination Board Ngee Ann-Adelaide Education Centre Singapore
2012 - ongoing Chair Singapore Academic Matters Board Ngee Ann-Adelaide Education Centre Singapore
2012 - 2013 Member Academic Board The University of Adelaide Australia
2006 - 2012 Member ECMS Faculty Board The University of Adelaide Australia
2006 - 2012 Advisory Board Member ECMS Faculty Advisory Board The University of Adelaide Australia
2005 - 2006 Advisory Board Member Strategic Partnerships University of South Australia Australia

Committee Memberships

Date Role Committee Institution Country
2010 - 2010 Chair School of Humanities – Bachelor of Media and Bachelor of Media (Honours) Programs Review Panel The University of Adelaide Australia
2009 - 2012 Member Online University Program Steering Committee The University of Adelaide Australia
2009 - 2011 Member Postgraduate Coursework Programs Working Party Implementation Reference Group The University of Adelaide Australia
2009 - 2009 Member School of Chemical Engineering Programs Review Panel The University of Adelaide Australia
2008 - 2012 Member Singapore Advisory Committee Ngee Ann-Adelaide Education Centre – The University of Adelaide Singapore
2008 - 2008 Member Postgraduate Coursework Programs Review Working Party The University of Adelaide Australia
2008 - 2008 Chair Waite and Roseworthy Campus Director Positions Review Panel The University of Adelaide Australia
2007 - 2012 Advisory Board Member Professional and Continuing Education Advisory Committee The University of Adelaide Australia
2007 - 2008 Member Future Research Leader’s Program Committee The University of Adelaide Australia
2007 - 2007 Chair School of Agriculture, Food & Wine - Wine Business Programs Review Panel The University of Adelaide Australia
2007 - 2007 Member Panel 10 - RQF Economics, Commerce and Management Faculty of The Professions The University of Adelaide Australia
2006 - 2012 Member ECMS Faculty Research Committee The University of Adelaide Australia
2005 - 2006 Member Research Management Committee Division of Business – University of South Australia Australia
2005 - 2006 Member Executive Committee School of Management – University of South Australia Australia

Memberships

Date Role Membership Country
2014 - ongoing Member Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand Australia
2012 - 2014 Member Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia Australia
Position
Pro Vice Chancellor - Entrepreneurship
Phone
83137422
Fax
8313 7512
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Nexus 10 Tower, floor 9
Room Number
9 35
Org Unit
Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (R)

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