Dirk J Primus

Dirk J Primus

Dirk J Primus is an Associate Professor in Management. His teaching and research draws from extensive experience (15 years) gained in various leadership positions in the Life Sciences Industry. In his Industry career, he worked for Johnson and Johnson, Fresenius Pro-Serve, Life Sciences International Suisse and most recently for Pall Life Sciences.

He holds a PhD in Business from Bentley University, an Executive MBA as well as post-graduate degrees in Microbiology and Chemical/Bioprocess Engineering.

Dirk is the two-time winner of the Outstanding MBA Program Faculty Award. His recent work on collaboration in Innovation is featured in Technovation, the Creativity Research Journal, the Encyclopedia of Creativity, the International Journal of Technology Management and the International Journal of Logistics Management. Dirk is certified as a Lego Serious Play Facilitator, in Storytelling for Influence, Teaching Technology and Innovation Management, as well as in Insights for Innovation.

Ph D, Bentley University


, University College Cork

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