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Dr. Rick Colbourne, PhD


Faculty, EMBA - Beedie School of Business

Dr. Rick Colbourne is an award-winning educator with a demonstrated record of leadership, success and international experience in entrepreneurship, education and the creative, cultural and technology industries. He received his MBA from Simon Fraser University and his PhD in Management from the University of Cambridge. Dr. Colbourne is a Fulbright Fellow (Visiting Research Chair in Indigenous Entrepreneurship) and has served on faculties at universities and colleges in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom and Europe. 

Dr. Colbourne teaches on Indigenous and non-Indigenous graduate, undergraduate and Executive Education programs in the areas of entrepreneurship, international business, strategy, leadership, management, and organization studies. His current research interests center on entrepreneurship and management, organizations, learning and work (power, knowledge and knowing).