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Stella Pachidi

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Stella Pachidi

Assistant Professor in Information Systems

Diploma (National Technical University of Athens), MSc (Utrecht University), PhD (VU University Amsterdam)

Research interests

How analytics and big data are challenging established ways of knowing and acting in organisations; how knowledge is transferred across boundaries, among people with different epistemologies; the performativity of transparency afforded by digital technologies; the ceremonial practices that help institutionalise and maintain the use of big data and analytics practices at the micro (organisational) level.

Subject group: Organisational Theory & Information Systems

Professional experience

Dr Stella Pachidi is a Lecturer in Information Systems at the University of Cambridge Judge Business School. Her research interests lie in the intersection of technology, work and organising. Currently, her research projects include the introduction of algorithmic technologies such as analytics and artificial intelligence in organisations; managing challenges in the workplace with digitisation; and practices of knowledge collaboration across boundaries. She holds a PhD in Business Administration from VU University Amsterdam, a MSc in Business Informatics from Utrecht University, and a MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering from National Technical University of Athens. 

Awards & honours

  • Cambridge Judge Business School Teaching Award, 2017

Cambridge Judge teaches post-pandemic leadership skills to World Economic Forum Young Global Leaders

Cambridge Judge Business School welcomed the Young Global Leaders of the World Economic Forum to prepare them for the post-pandemic world. Cambridge…

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The future of work: has the hybrid work revolution thwarted progress towards gender parity in business?

For years, flexible working had been hailed as a potential solution to closing the gender gap, providing women with more opportunities to…

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Looking at 2022

Cambridge Judge Business School faculty offer their insights and opinions on what to expect in 2022 in areas ranging from climate change…

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Beyond Uberisation

Technology is now entwined with work and society, so the study of organisations needs to move beyond a narrow view of tech…

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Talented teaching

Dr Stella Pachidi of Cambridge Judge Business School, who focuses on digital business and artificial intelligence, is named by publication Poets &…

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Steering clear

Artificial intelligence can transform the workplace but managers need to avoid four key "AI dysfunctions" including algorithmic bias, says article co-authored by…

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Show and tell

An autumn Virtual Experience Day showcased the expertise, programmes and initiatives of Cambridge Judge Business School for a global online audience. The…

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Wrenching changes

Workers often only 'pretend' to comply with the introduction of new technology. This can backfire on them badly, says a new study…

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Online alumni festival

Eight faculty members from Cambridge Judge Business School to present at the 30th Alumni Festival of the University of Cambridge 17-26 September.…

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Technology and work (The Cambridge Judge Business Debate podcast series)

How do AI, video conferencing and other technologies affect the workplace?  L-R: Michael Kitson, Dr Stella Pachidi, Dr Mia Gray, Dr Kishore…

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Algorithms & work

The implications of learning algorithms in the workplace pose difficult issues of control and morality. Dr Stella Pachidi of Cambridge Judge Business…

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Automation, AI and the future of jobs

Will automation, AI and robotics mean a jobless future, or will their productivity free us to innovate and explore? Is the impact…

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Data analytics: why it’s crunch time for your business

Your business needs analytics, but get it wrong and the consequences could be dire, says Dr Stella Pachidi, ahead of her webinar…

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Cambridge Independent: From AI dysfunctions to privatisation debate

A recent summary of Cambridge Judge Business School research include studies on AI at workplace by Dr Stella Pachidi, privatisation and efficiency…

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Poets & Quants: 2021 Best 40-Under-40 Professors: Stella Pachidi, Cambridge Judge Business School

Dr Stella Pachidi, University Lecturer in Information Systems at Cambridge Judge Business School, is named by publication Poets & Quants to its…

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Experts from the University of Cambridge discuss how AI and automation will affect our work. Dr Stella Pachidi, University Lecturer in Information…

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Cambridge Independent: AI: ‘It’s not just a playground’

Dr Stella Pachidi, Lecturer in Information Systems at Cambridge Judge Business School, discusses artificial intelligence (AI) and what the future could look…

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Contact details

Stella Pachidi
Cambridge Judge Business School
University of Cambridge
Trumpington Street
Cambridge CB2 1AG

Tel: +44 (0)1223 766923

[email protected]