Dr Anabela Soares
Profiles

Dr Anabela Soares

Lecturer in Strategy and Operations Management

Plymouth Business School (Faculty of Business)

Research interests

Servitization | Gamification | inter-firm relationships | supply chain quality management |  quality management | supply chain management |quality performance | Sustainability

For a detailed list of publications see ORCID ID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6332-7794

Willing to supervise PhD

I welcome enquiries from potential PhD students in my research interest areas.


Key publications are highlighted

Journals
Articles
Nazarian A, Soares A & Lottermoser T 2017 'Inherited organisational performance? The perceptions of generation Y on the influence of leadership styles' Leadership and Organization Development Journal 38, (7) 1078-1094 , DOI PEARL
Soares A, Soltani E & Liao Y 2017 'The Influence of Supply Chain Quality Management Practices on Quality Performance: An empirical investigation' Supply Chain Management: an International Journal 22, (2) 122-144 , DOI PEARL
Ruizalba J, Soares A, Vallespín M & González Porras J 2016 'Internal market orientation and work-family balance in family businesses' European Journal of Family Business 6, (1) 46-53 , DOI PEARL
Ruizalba J, Soares A & Morales J 2016 'Servitization and co-opetition in the pharmaceutical distribution: Back to basics? | Servitización y co-opetición en la distribución farmacéutica: ?vuelta a los orígenes?' Universia Business Review 2016, 96-115 Publisher Site PEARL
Soares A, Soltani E & Liao Y 2012 'The influence of inter-firm relationships on Supply Chain Quality Management: A Survey of UK firms' International Journal of Global Management Studies Professional 4, (2) 17-32 Publisher Site
Ruiz-Alba J, Soares A, Rodríguez-Molina M & Frías-Jamilena D 0 'Servitization strategies from customers’ perspective: the moderating role of co-creation' Journal of Business and Industrial Marketing , DOI PEARL
Books
Casademunt A 2016 Internal Market Orientation and strategy implementation. 1st IGI Global Chapter 11 (of 14) Publisher Site , DOI
Conference Papers
Ruizalba J, Soares A, Izadi J & Abou-Foul M 2017 'Servitization of manufacturing: exploring financial performance' Centre for Business & Industrial Marketing (CBIM) Academic Workshop Stockholm Business School (Stockholm, Sweden) 19/06/2017 21/06/2017 Publisher Site
Silva G & Soares A 2017 'Causal recipes for product innovation: quality management practices as ingredients' 8th Annual Conference of the European Decision Sciences Institute (EDSI 2017): Information and Operational Decision Sciences Granada (Spain) 29/05/2017 01/06/2017
Ruizalba J, Soares A, Rodriguez-Molina M & Gounaris S 2017 'Servitization and Firm Performance' European Marketing Academy (EMAC) 2017 Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen (Netherlands) 23/05/2017 26/05/2017
Ruizalba J, Soares A & Nato J 2016 'Assessing the Impact of Gamification on Students’ Engagement and Motivation' Proceedings of the 8th annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies (EDULEARN16), International Academy of Technology, Education and Development (IATED), (Barcelona, Spain) 04/07/2016 06/07/2016
Ruizalba J, Soares A, Banoun A & Rodriguez-Molina M 2016 'Developing Entrepreneurial Intentions Through Gamification Using Online Business Challenges' Proceedings of the 8th annual International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies (EDULEARN16) International Academy of Technology, Education and Development (IATED), (Barcelona, Spain), 04/07/2016 06/07/2016
Ruizalba J, Soares A, Rodriguez-Molina M & Frías D 2016 'Servitization and Co-Creation: Customers’ Perspective' Proceedings of the 2016 Center for Business & Industrial Marketing (CBIM) Academic Workshop: Extending Value Through Product, Service and Platform Innovations, The Faculty of Economics and Business, University of the Basque Country – UPV/EHU (Bilbao, Spain) 29/06/2016 01/07/2016
Ruizalba J, Soares A & Nato J 2016 'Gamification in Higher Education: an experiment to assess student’s engagement and motivation,' Learning and Teaching Conference 2016 University of West London (London, UK) 28/06/2016
Soares A, Soltani E, Ruizalba J & Rodriguez-Molina M 2016 'Supply chain quality management dimensions and their impact on quality performance' Proceedings of The 23rd European Operations Management Association (EUROMA) conference Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim (Norway) 17/06/2016 22/06/2016
Ruizalba J, Soares A, Rodriguez-Molina M & Castañeda-García J 2016 'The effect of supply chain collaboration on the servitization strategies in the pharmaceutical industry' Proceedings of The 23rd European Operations Management Association (EUROMA) conference Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim (Norway) 17/06/2016 22/06/2016
Ruizalba J, Soares A, Rodriguez-Molina M & Frías D 2016 'Servitization strategies and Co-creation (Best paper award)' Proceedings of the 2016 Spring Servitization Conference (SSC2016) Aston Business School, Alliance Manchester Business School and the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre at the University of Sheffield (Manchester, UK) 16/05/2016 17/05/2016
Ruizalba J, Soares A & Rodriguez-Molina M 2015 'Strategic factors of servitization in the pharmaceutical industry and the impact on performance' Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Business Servitization 2015 (ICBS2015) Rey Juan Carlos University, (Madrid, Spain) 19/11/2015 20/11/2015
Ruizalba J, Soares A, Banoun A & Rodriguez-Molina M 2015 'Gamification and Entrepreneurial intentions: A Theoretical and Methodological Approach' Proceedings of The International Gamification for Business Conference 2015 (IGBC15) Aston Business School, Aston University (Birmingham, UK) 21/09/2015 22/09/2015
Ruizalba J, Soares A & Morales Mediano J 2015 'Servitization in the Pharmaceutical Industry' Proceedings of the 3rd International Symposium of the Society of Spanish Researchers in the United Kingdom Society of Spanish Researchers in the United Kingdom (SRUK/CERU) (London, UK) 04/07/2015 04/07/2015
Ruizalba Robledo J, Soares A, Almenta E & Vallespin M 2015 'Enhancing student engagement through Case method with Guest Speakers (CMGS)' Proceedings of the 2015 Teaching and Learning Conference University of West London (London, UK) 29/06/2015 29/06/2015
Soares A, Soltani E & Liao Y-Y 2014 'Assessing the impact of inter-firm relationships on supply chain quality management practices' Proceedings of the 21st European Operations Management Association (EUROMA) conference (p.91) University of Palermo (Sicily, Italy). 15/06/2014 20/06/2014
Soares A, Soltani E & Liao Y-Y 2012 'The influence of inter-firm relationships on Supply Chain Quality Management: A Survey of UK firms (Best paper award)' Proceedings of the 4th Annual International Conference of the Association of Global Management Studies (AGMS) (p.14) University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, USA). 04/03/2012 06/03/2012
Soares A & Soltani E 2011 'Supply Chain Quality Relationship Management (SCQRM): A Step Forward' Proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference of the British Academy of Management (pp. 26-38) Aston Business School, Aston University (Birmingham, UK) 13/09/2011 15/09/2011
Soares A & Soltani E 2011 'Supply Chain Quality Relationship Management: managing triadic relationships towards improved performance outcomes' Proceedings of the 14th Annual Conference of the QMOD Conference on Quality & Service Sciences (ICQSS) TECNUN, University of Navarra, (San Sebastian, Spain). 29/08/2011 31/08/2011
Soares A & Soltani E 2010 'An investigation into the factors influencing Supply Chain Quality Management processes' Proceedings of the 24th Annual Conference of the British Academy of Management The University of Sheffield, (Sheffield, UK) 14/09/2010 16/09/2010
Ruizalba J, Soares A & Morales Mediano J 0 'Servitization and Co-Opetition in the Pharmaceutical Industry' Proceedings of the 2015 Spring Servitization Conference, pp.124-132 Aston Business School, Aston University (Birmingham, UK), 18/05/2015 19/05/2015
Internet Publications
Soares A & Nazarian A 2015 'Using simulations when teaching management'

Other academic activities

Guest Speaker appearances:

24/02/2016 - Cardiff Business School Seminar Series

19/04/2016 - Warwick Manufacturing Group Service Systems Research Group - Research Seminar Series

 

Editorial/Reviewer experience

●     Associate Editor for the Journal of Organisational Studies and Innovation (JOSI) (Thomson Reuters ESCI indexed) (2014-2016).

●     Conference track chair for the Management and Business Academy International Business Conference 2015.

●     Reviewer for the Academy of Management 2015 Conference (Canada)

●     Part of the International Programme Committee for the 3rd International Conference on Sustainable Design and Manufacturing (2016) (http://sdm-16.kesinternational.org/cmsIPCdisplay.php)

●     Reviewer for Publishers (such as Pearson Education and Palgrave Macmillan)

e.g., contributor/reviewer for Bozarth and Handfield’s book: “Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management”, Global edition, 4/E

●    Reviewer for academic journals (e.g., 2016-2017: The International Journal of Management Education; Production Planning & Control; International Journal Production & Research).

Memberships

●    Fellow of the Higher EducationAcademy (FHEA).

●     Chartered Management Institute (CMI) membership

●    Academy of Management membership.

●    British Academy of Managementmembership.

●     European Operations Management Association (EurOMA) membership.