Janice Byrne

Assistant Professor, Entrepreneurship
Expertise: Social Entrepreneurship, Gender and Family Business

Janice Byrne

Janice Byrne is an Assistant Professor in Entrepreneurship at the Ivey Business School. Her research primarily addresses gender in entrepreneurship and family business. She is also interested in management education and social entrepreneurship.

Janice has a passion for teaching and learning and a strong social conscience. She strives to make a (small) difference in this world. In her previous institution, she was the director of an entrepreneurship program for women who had experienced violence or extreme personal hardship.  

While she lived for more than a decade in France with her husband - an entrepreneur - and their two young boys, she is Irish to the core. She frequently returns to visit family and friends in Dublin


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Canadian Private Capital Investment School

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May 15th, 2023

Global Ivey Day 2023: Empowering People in the New World of Work

Dr. Martha Maznevski, Dr. Janice Byrne, and Dr. Romel Mostafa discuss the evolution of work and explore how organizations can reinvent their approach to improve employee retention, attraction, and performance.

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