Pascal Dey

Pascal Dey

Pascal Dey

Prof. Dr.

Associated Member

Girtannerstrasse 8

9010 St. Gallen
Main Focuses

Social Entrepreneurship, Social Innovation,Diskurs-Theorie, soziales Unternehmertum (social entrepreneurship), Poststrukturalismus


05/02 - 11/07: Dissertation (Dr. phil.) Sociology (insigni cum laude) – University of Basel 

11/94 - 03/01: Licentiate (Lic. phil.) Psychology (summa cum laude) – University of Bern   

Professional Career

Academic Positionssince

08/2020: Professor Bern University of Applied Sciences

06/18 – 12/19: Co-director PhD Program, Grenoble Ecole de Management, France

01/17 - 07/20: Associate professor, Grenoble Ecole de Management, France, People, Organizations, Society Department  

since 10/11: Senior research fellow, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, Institute for Business Ethics 

01/09 - 08/11: Senior lecturer and project manager Executive MBA, University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland, Institute of Management 

12/06 - 05/07: Postdoctoral researcher, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, Research Institute for Organizational Psychology 

05/02 - 11/06: Research assistant, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, Research Institute for Organizational Psychology 


10/09 – 09/11:  Independent consultant · Realm of expertise: sustainability reporting, stakeholder engagement, impact assessment 

01/09 - 09/09: Senior consultant, Business-Society-Development BSD Consulting(Zürich), Switzerland 

03/07 - 10/08: Project manager, University of St. Gallen, Switzerland· Position: head of change project at SOS Children’s Villages Germany 

11/06 - 04/07: Senior consultant, 4simplicity (Zürich), Switzerland·Topics: strategy and change management 

02/03 - 04/06: Business co-founder and executive, Blueyou AG (sustainable seafood production), international

08/01 - 04/02: Management-trainee, Swiss Railways, Switzerland  


European Group of Organization Studies (EGOS), SGAOP (Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Arbeits- und Organisationspsychologie, EIASM (European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management), SCOS (the Standing Conference on Organizational Symbolism), American Academy of Management

Editorial Board

Organization Studies: Senior Editor (since 08/2018)Organization Studies: Member of Editorial Review Board (until 07/2018)