Mr. Majid Haghighi has a bachelor degree in Mechanical engineering from Tehran University in Tehran, Iran. Afterward he changed his educational path from engineering to management and earned Management degree from Allameh Tabatabaei University in Tehran. After six years of engagement in engineering and management in Renewable Energies industries, he started his PhD studies in Management of Technology at University of Tehran and after 2 years joined CRiTIMIX (Center for research in technology and innovation management in industrial complex systems and networks) at Sharif University of technology in Tehran. His research currently focuses on Innovation Networks and their leadership functions, styles, power distribution and other areas in this field. His overall research interests covers strategic, innovation and technology management, Innovation and collaboration Networks with emphasis in new and emergent industries.

Education & Training

Sep. 2012-continues University of Tehran PhD in Technology Management
  • Thesis title: “Investigation of the factors affecting collective leadership style selection in innovation networks”
Sep. 2006-Feb. 2010 Allameh Tabatabaei University of Technology Master of Management– Urban
Sep. 1999-Jun. 2004 Tehran University Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests

Strategic management; Strategic Planning, Innovation and Technology Management; horizontal networks; Innovation Networks, Leadership and Governance styles, SME Networks, Emergent Industries, High tech Industries, Science and Technology Parks, Technology Incubators, Technology Pricing, Commercialization.

Research Experience

Sep. 2015 – present Researcher CRiTIMiX (Center for Research in Technology & Innovation Management in Complex Industrial Systems), Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.
  • Engagement with “Roadmap and Innovation network of SMEs” project for NSFund
Jun. 2013 – Mar. 2015 Application and Evaluation Center Manager
University of Tehran – Science and Technology Park
Oct. 2006 – Dec. 2011 Expert SUNA (Iran Renewable Energies Organization), Ministry of Power
  • Engineering Office Expert
  • Wind turbine Main components reverse engineering project coordinator


Books-Book chapters

In Persian:

اشجعی، م، طلوعی، ر، هرسینی، ا، نصیری، ج، حقیقی، م، (1385) ,مجموعه مطالعات راهبردی کشور: صنایع لوازم خانگی، مرکز آموزش و تحقیقات صنعتی ایران

Conference Proceedings

In Persian:

حقیقی، م، طباطبائیان، ح، نارنجی، م م، (1393). انتقال فناوری به عنوان عامل اصلی تواناسازی شرکتها در صنعت برق بادی، مجموعه مقالات چهارمین کنفرانس بین المللی مدیریت استراتژیک، تهران، ایران.

ضیائی، ا، حقیقی، م، (1393)، مدل های اکوسیستمی مراکز رشد واحدهای فناور و تأثیر آن بر تجاری سازی فناوری، دومین کنفرانس بین المللی تجاری سازی فناوری

باقری مقدم، ن، حقیقی، م، (1385)، ارزيابي تكنولوژي سيستم‌هاي محركه خودرو در افق بيست‌ساله كشور با استفاده از تحليل سلسله مراتبي و ارائه سناريو، اولین کنفرانس بين المللي مديريت و برنامه ريزي انرژي

Spring 2014 Tehran University Faculty of new sciences and technologies
  • Teaching assistant for a master course entitled “University- Industry relationships and collaborations”

Contact Information

Tel/Fax: 0098-21-66085188
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