Dr Anna Jenkins

Senior Lecturer

School of Business
Faculty of Business, Economics and Law


Anna’s primary research stream focuses on how entrepreneurs manage setbacks and failure. Taking a social psychology perspective she focuses on learning, decision making, stress and motivation in the in the entrepreneurship process.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Hogskolan i Jonkoping


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Jenkins, Anna and Wiklund, Johan (2012). A risky decision on an informed choice: Re-entry after firm failure. In: 2012 Proceedings of the Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference. 32nd Annual Entrepreneurship Research Conference, Neeley School of Business at Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas, USA, (Article 5). June 2012.

  • Jenkins, Anna S., Brundin, Ethel and Wiklund, Johan (2010). Grief or relief? Emotional repsonses to firm failure. In: Babson College Entrepreneurial Research Conference 2010, Lausanne, Switzerland, (1-16). June 2010.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor