Maria Figueroa-Armijos

Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship

Main contributions

Journal of Business Ethics (2020; 2021; 2022; 2023), Industrial and Organizational Psychology (2022), International Journal of Gender and Entrepreneurship (2021), Regional Studies (2019), Innovation and Development (2017), Small Business Economics (2016), Journal of Developmental Entrepreneurship (2013), Entrepreneurship Research Journal (2012)

Discipline: Entrepreneurship
Faculty: Strategy, Entrepreneurship & Operations
Expertise: Entrepreneurship, Business Ethics, Social Responsibility


Maria Figueroa-Armijos, PhD is an Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at EDHEC Business School. Her academic interests lie at the intersection of entrepreneurship, business ethics and social responsibility. Current projects include research in entrepreneurial finance, women's entrepreneurship, and entrepreneurship policy. <br />
Professor Figueroa-Armijos teaches classes in strategic management and sustainable entrepreneurship and innovation. Prior to joining the faculty at EDHEC, Dr. Figueroa-Armijos was an Assistant Professor of Management in the Kogod School of Business at American University in Washington, D.C. and served as the Academic Director for the MSc in Sustainability Management (a STEM degree) and AU's Sustainability Minor. She was also a Research Affiliate at the AU Center for Innovation. <br />
Dr. Figueroa-Armijos received a PhD in Public Policy with a focus on entrepreneurship and regional science from the University of Missouri-Columbia (Go Tigers!). She also holds a master's degree in Applied Economics from the University of Missouri-Columbia and a bachelor's degree (Honors) in Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management from EARTH University in Costa Rica. <br />
Aside from France, Dr. Figueroa-Armijos has also previously lived in the United States of America (14 years), Ecuador, Costa Rica, Bolivia, and Switzerland. She has family in four continents.

Publications of Maria Figueroa-Armijos

15.03.2023 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Seeming Ethical Makes You Attractive: Unraveling How Ethical Perceptions of AI in Hiring Impacts Organizational Innovativeness and Attractiveness

Serge da Motta Veiga, Maria Figueroa-Armijos, Brent B Clark

Journal of Business Ethics, March 2023, Pages 1 - 18

09.09.2022 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Considering artificial intelligence in hiring for cybervetting purposes

Serge da Motta Veiga, Maria Figueroa-Armijos

Industrial and Organizational Psychology: Perspectives on Science and Practice, Volume 15, September 2022, Pages 354 - 356

21.06.2022 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Ethical Perceptions of AI in Hiring and Organizational Trust: The Role of Performance Expectancy and Social Influence

Maria Figueroa-Armijos, Brent B Clark, Serge da Motta Veiga

Journal of Business Ethics, June 2022

31.05.2022 - EDHEC publication

Circularité versus linéarité: comment transformer les modèles économiques existants?

Maria Figueroa-Armijos

IRP (Plan de Recherche Individuel), Other study and expert report, May 2022

01.05.2022 - Article in a peer reviewed journal

Vulnerable Populations and Individual Social Responsibility in Prosocial Crowdfunding: Does the Framing Matter for Female and Rural Entrepreneurs?

Maria Figueroa-Armijos, John P. Berns

Journal of Business Ethics, Volume 177, May 2022, Pages 377 - 394

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