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Dr Jason Mika PhD, MPP

Senior Lecturer

School of Management

Dr Jason Paul Mika is a descendant of the Ngāi Tūhoe, Whakatōhea, Ngāti Awa and Ngāti Kahungunu tribes of Aotearoa New Zealand. Dr Mika is a senior lecturer and codirector of Te Au Rangahau, the Māori Business & Leadership Research. Dr Mika's research interests include indigenous entrepreneurship, management and methodologies.

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: 06 951 9361
    Location: BSW 1.13, Business Studies West (BSW)
    Campus: Turitea, Palmerston North

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy - Massey University (2015)
  • Master of Public Policy (Merit) - Victoria University (2002)

Prizes and Awards

  • Massey Business School Research Translation Competition 2017: Māori/Pasifika issues prize $1500, for paper titled 'Māori entrepreneurial success: The new ‘normal’. - Massey University (2017)
  • Massey University Māori Doctoral Scholarship recipient for 2012. The award comprises a $25,000 annual scholarship for up to three years for a full time doctoral student of Māori descent. Only one award is issued annually. - (2012)
  • Finalist in the Three Minute Thesis Competition hosted by Massey University at the Turitea Campus, 28 August 2013, in the Japan Lecture Theatre. - (2013)
  • Scoping the field of Māori enterprise: A study in indigenous entrepreneurial identity. Massey Business School research proposal competition won $1000 prize for best proposal. - Massey University (2017)
  • Awarded $1000 prize for research proposal entitled "Scoping the field of Māori enterprise: A study in indigenous entrepreneurial identity," by College of Business Research Committee, notified 4 May 2017 by Professor Kambiz Maani. - Massey Business School (2017)
  • Best paper award for the Critical Management Studies Stream at the ANZAM Annual Conference, Perth Convention Centre, 5-7 December 2012; Prize shared with co-author John Gerard O'Sullivan of CPIT. - ANZAM (2012)
  • Fulbright-Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga Senior Scholar Award 2019 - Fulbright New Zealand (2019)
  • Winner of the ANZAM Best Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Award Sponsored by: Macquarie University Department of Management and Marketing, 4 December 2012, Perth, Australia. - (2012)

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Indigenous and Māori entrepreneurship

Indigenous and Māori management

Indigenous entrepreneurship research methods

Thematics

21st Century Citizenship, Resource Development and Management, Design – for Commerce, Community and Culture

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Business and Management (150300): Commerce, Management, Tourism And Services (150000):
Cultural Studies (200200): Languages, Communication And Culture (200000): Maori Cultural Studies (200207)

Keywords

Māori entrepreneurship

Māori management

Māori organisational development

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 6 8
Team Member 0 2

Completed Projects

Project Title: NSC-Analytics for Sustainable Maori Agribusiness (Our Land and Water National Science Challenge)

Date Range: 2018 - 2019

Funding Body: University of Canterbury

Project Team:

Project Title: Whenua Tipu - Transformation of Maori Agribusiness and the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Date Range: 2018 - 2019

Funding Body: Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Project Team:

Project Title: NSC-Whai Rawa, Whai Mana, Wahi Oranga: Creating a world-leading indigenous blue marine economy (Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge)

Date Range: 2018 - 2019

Funding Body: National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Ltd

Project Team:

Project Title: NSC - Our Land and Water (OLW) Vision Matauranga Think Piece

Date Range: 2017 - 2017

Funding Body: AgResearch Ltd

Project Team:

Research Outputs

Journal

Severinsen, C., Mika, J., & Hutson, R. (2020). What’s in a Name? Māori Student Success Through Culturally Responsive Practice. New Zealand Journal of Educational Studies.
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J., Severinsen, C.
Mika, J. (2020). Comment on Fiona McCormack’s “Precarity, indigeneity and the market in Māori fisheries". Public Anthropologist. 2(1), 106-111 Retrieved from https://brill.com/view/journals/puan/2/1/article-p82_82.xml
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, J., & Ross, BM. (2019). International Indigenous business and trade and the role of culture: A comparison between Aotearoa Māori and Alaska Native enterprises. Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development. 11(2), 54-71 Retrieved from http://www.edo.ca/about-cando
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., Fahey, N., & Bensemann, J. (2019). What counts as an indigenous enterprise? Evidence from Aotearoa New Zealand. Journal of Enterprising Communities. 13(3), 372-390
[Journal article]Authored by: Bensemann, J., Mika, J.
Mika, JP., Smith, GH., Gillies, A., & Wiremu, F. (2019). Unfolding tensions within post-settlement governance and tribal economies in Aotearoa New Zealand. Journal of Enterprising Communities. 13(3), 296-318
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J., Smith, G.
Warren, L., Mika, JP., & Palmer, FR. (2018). How does enterprise assistance support Maori entrepreneurs? An identity approach.. Journal of Management and Organization. 23(6), 873-885 Retrieved from http://www.cambridge.org/
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J., Palmer, F.
Mika, JP., Warren, L., Foley, D., & Palmer, FR. (2017). Perspectives on indigenous entrepreneurship, innovation and enterprise. Journal of Management and Organization. 23(6), 767-773
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J., Palmer, F.
Awatere, S., Mika, JP., Hudson, M., Pauling, C., Lambert, S., & Reid, J. (2017). Whakatipu rawa ma ngā uri whakatipu: Optimising the ‘Māori’ in Māori economic development. AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples. 13(2) Retrieved from http://journals.sagepub.com/eprint/zV5d3eP2uJcdVCIhfvAK/full
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2014). Getting on with a PhD: An account from a ‘wanabe academic’. Matariki. 1(7), 7-14 Retrieved from https://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/learning/departments/centres-research/te-mata-o-te-tau/te-mata-o-te-tau_home.cfm
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., & O'Sullivan, JG. (2014). A Ma¯ori approach to management: Contrasting traditional and modern Ma¯ori management practices in Aotearoa New Zealand. Journal of Management and Organization. 20(5), 648-670
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2013). What is the role of enterprise assistance in Māori entrepreneurship? A doctoral study of Māori entrepreneurs of Aotearoa New Zealand. Meiji Business Review. 60(4), 137-160 Retrieved from https://m-repo.lib.meiji.ac.jp/dspace/handle/10291/16190
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2003). Maori capacity-building: Shifting the policy settings toward Māori independence. Public Sector. 26(1) Retrieved from https://www.ipanz.org.nz/Category?Action=View&Category_id=103
[Journal article]Authored by: Mika, J.

Book

Mika, J., Colbourne, R., & Almeida, S. (2020). Responsible management: An Indigenous perspective. In O. Laasch, R. Suddaby, E. Freeman, & D. Jamali (Eds.) Research Handbook of Responsible Management. (pp. 260 - 276). Cheltham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing
[Chapter]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2018). The role of the United Nations Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples in building indigenous enterprises and economies. In S. Katene (Ed.) The declaration and indigenous rights in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Wellington, New Zealand: Huia
[Chapter]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2017). Scoping the field of Māori enterprise: A study in indigenous entrepreneurial identity. K. Maani (Ed.): Te Au Rangahau
[Monograph]Authored by: Mika, J.
Hutchings, J., Smith, J., Roskruge, N., Severne, C., Mika, JP., & Panoho, J.(2017). Enhancing Māori agribusiness through kaitiakitanga tools. Our Land and Water National Science Challenge
[Discussion Paper]Authored by: Mika, J., Roskruge, N.Edited by: Mika, J., Roskruge, N.
Mika, JP. (2017). Indigeneity and management consulting in Aotearoa New Zealand. In G. Manville, O. Matthias, & J. Campbell (Eds.) Management Consultancy Insights and Real Consultancy Projects. (pp. 226 - 238). Oxford, United Kingdom: Routledge
[Chapter]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2016). A think piece on accelerating Māori enterprise development: Kia eke ōhanga. Glenn Hawkins & Associates Limited
[Discussion Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2016). The role of elders in indigenous economic development: The case of Kaumātua on Maori enterprises of Aotearoa/New Zealand. In Indigenous People and Economic Development: An International Perspective. (pp. 151 - 175).
[Chapter]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2013). Tūtara Kauika: A brief history of the Tūhoe Fisheries Charitable Trust. Tāneatua, New Zealand: Tūhoe Fisheries Charitable Trust
[Authored Book]Authored by: Mika, J.

Creative Work

Awarau, A., Peters, K., & Mika, JP.(2018). Māori enterprise—Awakening the taniwha. [Television]. Palmerston North, New Zealand: Māori Television
[Film or Video]Authored by: Mika, J.Contributed to by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2017). Indigenising commerce: Reprising the role of reciprocity in commercial endeavour [Artefact]. : Palmerston North, New Zealand
[Artefact]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., & Mika, JP.(2014). Te Kahui Kahurangi. [Video]. Turitea Campus, Manawatu, Massey University: Massey University
[Film or Video]Authored by: Mika, J.

Thesis

Mika, JP. (2015). The role of publicly funded enterprise assistance in Māori entrepreneurship in Aotearoa New Zealand. (Doctoral Thesis, Massey University, New Zealand)
[Doctoral Thesis]Authored by: Mika, J.Edited by: Bensemann, J., Toulson, P.
Mika, JP. (2002). Capacity building. (Master's Thesis, Victoria University of Wellington)
[Masters Thesis]Authored by: Mika, J.

Report

Sciascia, A., Mika, J., Hall, T., & Roskruge, M. (2019). He Whenua Tipu: Transformation of Māori agribusiness and the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) report.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Mika, J., Roskruge, M.
Rout, M., Bodwitch, H., Gillies, A., Lythberg, B., Hikuroa, D., Mackey, L., . . . Davies, K.(2019). Māori marine economy: A literature review. Wellington, New Zealand: Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Reid, J., Rout, M., & Mika, J.(2019). Mapping the Māori marine economy: Whai rawa, whai mana, whai oranga—Creating a world-leading Indigenous blue marine economy. Wellington, New Zealand: Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Rout, M., Lythberg, B., Mika, J., Gillies, A., Bodwitch, H., Hikuroa, D., . . . Reid, J.(2019). Māori marine-based enterprise case studies and kaitiaki-centred business models. Wellington, New Zealand: Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Rout, M., Reid, J., Bodwitch, H., Gillies, A., Lythberg, B., Hikuroa, D., . . . Davies, K.(2018). Māori marine economy: A review of literature concerning the historical and contemporary structure of the Māori marine economy. Wellington, New Zealand: Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, J., & Tomoana, R. (2018). Māori business in Te Tai Hauāuru: An environmental scan. ( Report No. 1). Te Puni Kōkiri.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., & Wood, P.(2018). Te manu ka rere: Fostering Māori enterprise financial capability. Palmerston North, New Zealand: Massey University
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J., Wood, P.
Mika, JP., Henry, E., & Wolfgramm, T.(2018). Mahi tahi mō te hinonga: Indigenous collaboration for enterprise and the role of indigenous business networks. Auckland, New Zealand: Te Ara Poutama, AUT
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., Warren, L., Palmer, FR., Jacob, N., & Bradley, C.(2018). Indigenous entrepreneurial ecosystems. (Report No. 3). Palmerston North, New Zealand: Massey University School of Management
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J., Palmer, F.
Mika, JP. (2017). Māori participation in honey and the role of Te Puni Kōkiri. ( Report No. 1). Te Puni Kōkiri.
[Commissioned Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., & palmer, FR.(2017). Māori business in Manawatū: An environmental scan of Māori business in Manawatū. (Report No. 1). Palmerston North, New Zealand: Massey University School of Management
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J., Palmer, F.
Bishara, S., Selwyn, K., Kiwi-Scally, T., Hudson, H., & Mika, JP.(2017). Rukuhia te wāhi ngaro, hei maunga tātai whetū - developing productivity, innovation and growth: Final report. (Report No. 1). Auckland, New Zealand: Callaghan Innovation
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2017). Te Reureu Valley development project: Milestone report 3. (Report No. 3). Palmerston North, New Zealand: Reureu Kotahitanga Limited
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Smith, G., Gillies, A., Wiremu, F., Mika, JP., & Puketapu-Watson, J.(2017). Tairāwhiti Māori economic development: Critical analysis and strategic options. (Report No. 1). Gisborne, New Zealand: Te Puni Kōkiri
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., & Selwyn, K.(2016). Evaluation of the Tairāwhiti Māori business hub pilot. (Report No. 1). Wellington, New Zealand: Te Puni Kōkiri
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Grimes, A., Mika, JP., Pomare, E., & Savage, S.(2016). Using Poutama Trust’s data to evaluate the success of Poutama’s assistance to Māori businesses. Wellington, New Zealand: Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2016). Te Uru Rangi Māori Technology Scholarship Programme: Business Case to Māori ICT Fund. : Te Puni Kōkiri
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2016). Super Saver Reward Me Lifetime Card scheme. Wellington, New Zealand: Te Puni Kōkiri
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., & Hape, HC.(2016). Kahui Kaumātua: Exploring the relationship between traditional knowledge, science, innovation and business. (Report No. 1). Whakatāne, New Zealand: Te Puni Kōkiri
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., Bishara, S., Selwyn, K., Kiwi-Scally, T., Taurau, M., & Dickson, I.(2016). Te Pae Tawhiti: Manawatū-Whanganui Māori Economic Development Strategy | 2016 – 2040. Palmerston North, New Zealand: Māori Economic Strategy Group, Accelerate25, Horizons Regional Council
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Joseph, RA., Tahana, A., Kilgour, J., Mika, JP., Rakena, M., & Jefferies, TP.(2016). Te pae tawhiti: Exploring the horizons of Māori economic performance through effective collaboration. Hamilton, New Zealand: University of Waikato
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2015). Ngāti Awa Group Holdings Limited strategy workshop report. (Report No. 1). Whakatāne, New Zealand: Ngāti Awa Group Holdings Limited
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2015). Evaluation of Waikato Māori honey wānanga pilot programme. (Report No. 1). Wellington, New Zealand: Te Puni Kōkiri
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Awatere, S., Hudson, M., Pauling, C., Lambert, S., Mika, JP., & Reid, J.(2015). Whakatipu Rawa ma ngā Uri Whakatipu: Optimising the Māori in Māori economic development. (Report No. LC 2425). Hamilton, New Zealand: Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research New Zealand Limited
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2014). A report on the efficacy of using the Poutama Trust database for research. Wellington: Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Goodwin, D., McKegg, K., Were, L., & Mika, JP.(2013). Moving the Māori nation: Māori cultural development through physical activity and sport. Wellington, New Zealand: Te Puni Kōkiri
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2013). Economic development for Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust. Wellington: Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(1994). Maori management and learning styles. Rotorua, New Zealand: Waiāriki Institute of Technology
[Technical Report]Authored by: Mika, J.

Conference

Jurado, T., & Mika, JP.(2019). Indigenous exporting enterprises and trade policy: The Māori business experience. . CQ University, Cairns, Australia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Jurado, T., Mika, J.
Felzensztein, C., Macpherson, W., Mika, JP., & Tretiakov, A.Regional Indigenous entrepreneurship: A South-to-South exploratory comparison. . Lima, Perú
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Macpherson, W., Mika, J., Tretiakov, A.
Jurado, T., & Mika, J. (2018). Maori internationalisation and trade policy: the role of business ethics. In A. West (Ed.) ABEN 2018. : AUSTRALALSIAN BUSINESS ETHICS NETWORK
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Jurado, T., Mika, J.
Hudson, M., Mika, JP., Wilcox, P., Battershill, C., Ruru, J., Brooks, R., . . . Nikora, T.Te nohonga kaitiaki: Developing guidelines for genomic research on taonga species. . Auckland University, Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., Reid, J., Hikuroa, D., Awatere, S., Wiremu, F., Rakena, M., . . . Bodwitch, H.Whai rawa, whai mana, whai oranga: Creating world-leading indigenous blue economy. . Auckland University, Auckand, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., Warren, L., Palmer, FR., & Jacob, N.Entrepreneurial ecosystem efficacy for indigenous entrepreneurs. . Auckland University, Auckand, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J., Palmer, F.
Mika, JP., Hikuroa, D., Reid, J., Awatere, S., Wiremu, F., Rakena, M., . . . Bodwitch, H.Whai Rawa, Whai Mana, Whai Oranga – Creating a world-leading indigenous blue economy. . University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.Māori responsiveness: What it means, why mainstream organisations do this and what differentiates those that do it well?. . Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.Indigenous tourism research: A Māori perspective. . Waikato-Tainui Endowment College, Hopuhopu, Ngāruawāhia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.Indigenous Māori and Japanese management in a curious case of ‘East meets East’. . Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2018, March). Te Manu Atatū: The role of Māori business networks in Māori entrepreneurship. Presented at Te Manu Atatū networking meeting 21 March 2018. Mud Ducks Cafe, Whanganui, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2017, July). Māori entrepreneurship research, policy and practice: An academic perspective. Presented at Te Wero Pakihi: Māori Business Challenge. Massey University School of Management, Albany Campus, Auckland.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J.Edited by: Bathurst, R.
Mika, JP., Smith, GH., Gillies, A., & Wiremu, F.Unfolding tensions within the social order of iwi. . Massey University, Albany Campus, Auckland
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2018). The role of UNDRIP in indigenous entrepreneurship and innovation. . Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2017). Māori entrepreneurial success: The new ‘normal’. Paper presented at the meeting of Massey Business School Research Translation Competition
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Warren, L., Mika, JP., & Palmer, FR.(2017, November). How does enterprise assistance support Maori entrepreneurs? An identity approach. .
[Conference]Authored by: Mika, J., Palmer, F.
Mika, JP.Aging and work: A Māori perspective. . Sir Geoffery Perren Building, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2017). Indigenous entrepreneurial capabilities: Rethinking the role of enterprise assistance. Paper presented at the meeting of 31st Annual Australian & New Zealand Academy of Management Conference: Creative disruption: managing in a digital age. QUT, Brisbane, Australia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Walker, D., Mika, JP., & Palmer, FR.Mā wai hei kaitiaki matihiko mā tātau? Who shall be our digital guardian as indigenous entreprneuers?. . QUT, Brisbane, Australia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J., Palmer, F.
Mika, JP. (2017, March). Te Au Rangahau: Advancing Māori business and leadership research. Presented at Native Nations Institute workshop with Joan Timeche. University of Auckland Business School, Auckland, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.Indigenous entrepreneurship in Aotearoa New Zealand: Lessons for entrepreneurial policy and assistance. . Stockholm, Sweden
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Dell, K., Mika, JP., & Warren, L.(2017). Indigenous entrepreneurial ecosystems: A New Zealand perspective. . Atlanta, United States of America
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2016). Enterprise assistance and indigenous entrepreneurship in Aotearoa New Zealand. Paper presented at the meeting of InternatIonal Indigenous Research Conference 2016 Proceedings: 15-18 November 2016 The University of Auckland. Owen G Glenn Building, University Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2016, September). Doing a PhD: Tales from a wannabe academic among other things. Presented at Te Mata o Te Tau Doctoral Symposium. Te Pūtahi a Toi Māori Studies.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2016, December). Indigenous intersections with business: The indigenous entrepreneurs’ dilemma: Balancing cultural and commercial imperatives in business. Presented at Under New Management Innovating for sustainable and just futures 30th ANZAM Conference. QUT, Brisbane, Australia.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2016). Enterprise assistance and indigenous entrepreneurship in Aotearoa New Zealand. In K. Bauer, & M. Mittelstaedt (Eds.) International Indigenous Research Conference 2016: Proceedings. (pp. 1 - 120). Auckland, New Zealand: International Indigenous Research Conference 2016
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mika, J.
Joseph, RA., Kilgour, J., Mika, JP., Rakena, M., Tahana, A., & Jefferies, TP.(2016). Te pae tawhiti: Exploring collaboration, good governance and active management in Māori enterprise performance. Paper presented at the meeting of International Indigenous Research Conference 2016: Proceedings. University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Wood, P., & Mika, JP. (2016, October). Cultural perceptions of money and wealth: An international survey. Presented at Exploring cultural perceptions of money and wealth. Westpac Bank, 16 Takutai Square, Auckland, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J., Wood, P.
Mika, JP.(2016). The indigenous entrepreneurs’ dilemma: Balancing cultural and commercial imperatives in business. . Westpac Bank, 16 Takutai Square, Auckland, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.Edited by: Wood, P.
Mika, J., Bensemann, JM., & Fahey, N. (2016). What is a Maori business? A study of the identity of indigenous enterprise. Proceedings of the 30th ANZAM Conference 2016. (pp. 1 - 22). : 30th ANZAM Conference
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Bensemann, J., Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2015, June). Māori entrepreneurship: What is a Māori business and is there a Māori way of doing business?. Presented at Takiwai Māori business network guest speaker series. Novotel Hotel, Rotorua, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., Palmer, FR., Forster, M., Harmsworth, G., Goff, S., Colliver, R., . . . Vaartjes, V. (2015, April). Indigeneity and natural resource management Seminar. Presented at Indigeneity and natural resource management, Balancing cultural and commercial imperatives Lessons from Australia and New Zealand cross-cultural researchers and practitioners. Manaaki Whenua, Manawatū Campus, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Forster, M., Mika, J., Palmer, F.
Mika, JP., & Ross, BM.(2015). Indigenous business and trade: Different cultures, same issues. . Pacific Gateway Hotel, Vancouver Airport Hotel, Richmond, Canada
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2016). Māori management: A home-grown approach to managing sustainably in Aotearoa New Zealand. . Palmerston North, Massey University
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Haar, J., Roche, M., Brougham, D., Mika, JP., & Palmer, FR.(2014). The benefits of Māori leadership in the development of positive leadership universally: A twofold investigation. . Massey University Albany, New Zealand
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Brougham, D., Mika, J., Palmer, F.Edited by: Brougham, D., Palmer, F.
Haar, J., Roche, M., Brougham, D., Barney, AR., Mika, J., & Palmer, F. (2014). The benefits of Māori leadership in the development of positive leadership universally. A twofold investigation. In New Zealand Industrial/Organisational Psychology Conference, 3rd New Zealand Industrial/Organisational Psychology Conference
[Conference Abstract]Authored by: Barney, A., Brougham, D., Mika, J., Palmer, F.Contributed to by: Barney, A.
Mika, JP. (2014). Manaakitanga: Is generosity killing Māori enterprises?. In P. Davidsson (Ed.) Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research Exchange Conference 2014, Sydney, Australia. (pp. 815 - 829). Brisbane, Australia: Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research Exchange Conference 2014
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.Indigenizing Commerce and Māori Entrepreneurship: An essay submitted to the International PhD Student Competition, Management in the 21st Century, School of Management University of South Australia.. . University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
[Conference Other]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP.(2012). What is the role of enterprise assistance in Māori entrepreneurship?. . Perth
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.
Tinirau, R., & Mika, JP. (2012, June). Pinepine te kura: Nurturing Māori values and customs in business. Presented at 57th International Council for Small Business World Conference. Wellington, New Zealand.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J.
O'Sullivan, JG., & Mika, JP. (2012). Encouraging Māori participation in management education in Aotearoa New Zealand: Why it matters and how it can be achieved. New Zealand Applied Business Education Conference: Conference proceedings, 1-3 October 2012. (pp. 146 - 163). Hamilton: New Zealand Applied Business Education Conference
[Conference Paper in Published Proceedings]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., & O'Sullivan, JG.(2012). A Māori approach to management: Contrasting traditional and modern Māori management practices in Aotearoa New Zealand. Paper presented at the meeting of 26th Annual Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management Conference 2012: Conference program and abstracts. Perth, Australia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Mika, J.

Other

Mika, JP. (2019). Five insights that could move tourism closer towards sustainability. : The Conversation
[Internet publication]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2019). Spirituality and entrepreneurship: An Indigenous perspective. : Sivana East
[Internet publication]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2018). Why Māori culture is good for business. (pp. 1 - 1). Poutama Trust
[Other]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2018). Why Māori culture is good for business. : Poutama Trust
[Internet publication]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2018). Strong sense of cultural identity drives boom in Māori business. : The Conversation Media Trust
[Internet publication]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2018, February). Indigenous entrepreneurship and Māori land development. In Massey University staff, students and external stakeholders. Presented at Turitea Campus, Palmerston North, Massey University. : Te Au Rangahau Māori Business & Leadership Research Centre.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2017). Matariki Xponential: The triology continues. : Callaghan Innovation
[Internet publication]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., Palmer, FR., & Warren, L. (2017, February). Māori entrepreneurship, innovation and enterprise: A movement on the rise. In Massey University School of Management staff. Presented at Oteha Rohe Campus, Massey University Albany. : Massey University School of Management.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J., Palmer, F.
Mika, JP. (2016). What is Māori innovation: To snare the sun, and then some.... : Tangible Media
[Internet publication]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP. (2015, March). The role of operations in policy. In Te Puni Kōkiri employees. Presented at Te Puni Kōkiri, Wellington, New Zealand. : Te Au Rangahau.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J.
Mika, JP., & Palmer, FR. (2014, November). Te Au Rangahau: Developing leaders and transforming Māori business. In MASS Conference participants. Presented at SSLB, Turitea Campus, Massey University. : Māori Association of Social Science.
[Oral Presentation]Authored by: Mika, J., Palmer, F.
Mika, JP., & Mika, JP. (2014). Getting on with a Phd: An account from a ‘wanabe academic’. Massey University
[Other]Authored by: Mika, J.

Consultancy and Languages

Consultancy

  • 2005- - Glenn Hawkins and Associates Limited
    Part of the management consulting team at GHA in Rotorua, New Zealand
  • 2004- - QBS and Associates Limited
    Part of the consulting team, providing business mentoring and advisory services

Languages

  • Māori
    Last used: Yesterday
    Spoken ability: Excellent
    Written ability: Excellent

Teaching and Supervision

Courses Coordinated

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Co-supervisor 2 0

Current Doctoral Supervision

Co-supervisor of:

  • Admiral Manganda - Doctor of Philosophy
    The 21st century indigenous entrepreneur dilemma : To preserve cultural identity and practices or to innovate and adapt to modernism?
  • Lynette McCurdy - Doctor of Philosophy
    The influence of tribal, commercial and community aspirations on strategic human resource choices, decisions in indigenous organisations

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