Philip Piercey

Philip Piercey

Doctoral Student


Sessional Instructor




Philip holds master's and bachelor's degrees in business administration from Memorial University of Newfoundland. Prior to beginning his doctoral studies, he was a planning analyst for the Fisheries and Marine Institute at Memorial University. 


Areas of Research

Entrepreneurial ecosystems, nascent entrepreneurship, and innovation creation.

My research interests include entrepreneurial ecosystems, nascent entrepreneurship, and innovation creation. I often apply a social network or social capital lens to these areas.


Course number Course title Semester
ENTI201 Introduction to Business Venturing Winter 2022


Current studies

Doctoral Student Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Supervisor: Chad Saunders

More Information

Name of Supervisor:

Dr. Chad Saunders

Scholarships and Honours:

Current program: Haskayne School of Business Doctoral Scholarship, Harry and Laura Jacques Graduate Scholarship, Distinguished Faculty Achievement Doctoral Scholarship

Previously: Faculty of Business Administration Advisory Board MBA Award for Excellence; Fellow of the School of Graduate Studies, Memorial University of Newfoundland