Patricia Prado
Doctoral Research Associate IKnowFood



Dr Patricia Prado is a Post Doctoral Research Associate working on Research Theme 2 ‘Supply Chain’. She holds a PhD in Information Science from UFRJ (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro) and was a visiting doctoral student at CENTRIM, University of Brighton, developing her studies on intra-firm diffusion of innovation in Project-Based Organizations (PBOs).  Patricia’s research is published in Organization Studies and she is a regular attender at the EGOS and BAM conferences where she has recently presented the results of her post-doctoral research on environmental policies and the adoption of eco-innovations by Brazilian firms. She has business experience in implementing innovation and knowledge management processes in large companies such as Petrobras. Her research interests include innovation and environmental sustainability; eco-innovation management and policies; learning processes and dissemination practices in PBOs.

Subject Group

People, Operations and Marketing

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University of York
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