Irina Heim

PHD Student

Irina Heim

Irina Heim

Academic Area(s): Leadership, Organisations & Behaviour
Supervisor(s): Professor Yelena Kalyuzhnova, Professor Abby Ghobadian
Research Topic(s): Local content policy and value co-creation adopting information technologies in the oil and gas industry
i.v.heim@reading.ac.uk

Areas of Interest

International business, corporate strategy

Teaching

Academic year 2017/2018  

Henley Business School, University of Reading:    

Teaching assistant for Management skills MM256 course with responsibility for deisgning and delivering tutorials, marking homework  

Supervision of the Executive MBA research project


University College London:

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant for Department of Economics, University College London, with responsibility for delivering tutorials, marking homework and exams for the Economics of Regulation ECON7006 course (third year bachelors)

Postgraduate teaching assistant for UCL School of Slavonic and East European studies with responsibility for delivering tutorials, marking homework and exams for the Introduction to Microeconomics SESS1003 course and Introduction to Macroeconomics SESS1004 course (first year bachelors)

Teaching assistant in Management for UCL School of Management with responsibility for delivering tutorials, marking homework and exams for the Business in a competitive environment MSIN7002b course (Masters level)


Academic year 2016/2017  

Henley Business School, University of Reading:

Mentoring for the University of Reading Massive Open Onlines Courses (MOOCs) on Digital Leadership

Assessment of students' work (essays and placement reports), including marking and feedback for Placement year reports assessment MM284 course

Assessment of students' work (essays), including marking and feedback for Innovation and market entry MM260 and Effectual entrepreneurship MM301 courses  

Teaching assistant with responsibility for delivering tutorials for Business Service Design INMR92 course (Masters level)


University College London:

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant for Department of Economics, University College London, with responsibility for designing and delivering tutorials, marking homework and exams for the Economics of Regulation ECON7006 course (third year bachelors)

Qualifications

Diploma in Chemistry from Moscow State University

Masters in Economics from the Finance University at the Government of the Russian Federation

MA in Management from Henley Business School

Conferences

PhD research presentation:

  • Kazakh-British Centre for Competitiveness workshop in Almaty (Kazakhstan), April 2016

Delevic, U. and Heim, I., 2016, “Institutions in transition: Is the EU integration process relevant for Inward FDI in European transition economies?”:

  • Academy of International Business Annual conference 2016 in New Orleans (USA), June 2016
  • Euro-Asian Forum in Politics, Economics and Business in Belgrade (Serbia), July 2016
  • In Proceedings of the British Academy of Management 2016 conference (Full paper in a competitive section) in Newcastle (UK), September 2016

Heim, I., Liu, K. and Kalyuzhnova, Y., 2017, "Business Value of IT in Kazakhstan's Energy Sector: the role of international oil and gas companies in sustainable development of the local industry":

Heim, I., Han, T. and Ghobadian, A., 2017. “Subsidiary performance in acquisitions as a result of a value co-creation process”

  • European International Business Academy conference (poster presentation) in Milan (Italy), December, 2017

Publications

Contribution in the development of the policy recommendations for the Government of Kazakhstan. "Enhancing Competitiveness and Prosperity: Does Local Content Policy Improve Competitiveness in Kazakhstan?” (November 2016).

Delevic, U. and Heim, I. (2017). Institutions in transition: Is the EU integration process relevant for inward FDI in Transition European Economies? Eurasian Journal of Economics and Finance. 5 (1): 16-32.

Heim, I., Kalyuzhnova, Y., Li, W., Liu, K. ICT for industrial development: Business Value in Multiple-stakeholder’s environment of the oil and gas industry. (Submitted)

Heim, I., Han, T. & Ghobadian, A. A process of value co-creation in ICT service company: a case study of a cross-border acquisition. (Submitted)

Heim, I. (2018). Local content policies: global versus national? In M. Munoz (Ed.), Globalization alternatives (pp. 73-84). Dallas, USA: Business Expert Press.

Heim, I. (ed), (expected in 2019). Investing in Kazakhstan, a junction on the New Silk Road. Dallas, USA: Business Expert Press.

Reviewer for

Academy of International Business Annual Conference

British Academy of Management Conferences

Journal of East-West Business

Business Training Delivered

"Business connections" course, organised by the National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of Kazakhstan "Atameken" and the German Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy "Fit for the partnership with Germany" at Kazakh-British Technical University. Modules covered were "Economy of the European Union and Germany" and "How to find business contacts in Germany", June 2017. https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/assets.henley.ac.uk/legacyUploads/pdf/research/research-centres/HCfE_News_-_September_2017_Final.pdf

Memberships

Associate Fellow of The Higher Education Academy