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Thomas Gillier


Associate Professor to department Management & Technology
Doctorat , Innovation and Technology, INPL

Areas of expertise

  • Design Capabilities for Breakthrough Innovation
  • Cognition and Innovation
  • New Start-up Creation for Technological Innovations
  • Innovation
  • Collaborative Innovation

Thomas Gillier is associate professor at Grenoble Ecole de Management. He is also associate researcher to the Center of Management Science of MINES ParisTech. Thomas Gillier is member of the editorial board of Creativity and Innovation Management. His research interests are about innovation, creativity and product design in situations of extreme uncertainty. His research is informed by insights from the process perspective of creative team as well as the cognitive perspective in management. He has been conducting research on new collaborative forms of innovation such as innovation contests, crowdsourcing, cross-industry partnerships and open science. His works are cited among  best conference papers (Academy of Management Conference 2016, Euram  2014, IPDM 2009, “Prix Académique de la Recherche” - FNEGE and Syntec Federation 2014). He has published in several journals such as Journal of Product Innovation Management, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, Creativity and Innovation Management, European Journal of Innovation Management or International Journal of Project Management.

    • Introduction au Management de la Technologie - Master - Since 2011
    • Design & New Product Development - Master - Since 2014
    • PIMS – Gestion de projet - Master - Since 2011
    • Innovation - Master - Since 2014
    • Actualités de l'innovation et anticipation - Formation Continue - Since 2014