Global PhD Supervisors

 

The School has invited eight internationally renowned scholars with expertise in specific research areas to be Global PhD Supervisors. Student admitted to the Global PhD Programme will be under the supervision of a full-time academic staff of the School and a Global PhD Supervisor, providing valuable insight, experience and knowledge in conducting research study.

 

 

Professor Ulf Andersson

Professor of Business Studies and Research Director of Industrial Economics and Organization, School of Business, Society and Engineering, Mälardalen University, Sweden

Adjunct Professor, Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, BI Norwegian Business School, Norway

 

Specialty: Strategy and International Management

 

Professor Andersson is Professor of Business Studies and Research Director of Industrial Economics and Organization at the School of Business, Society and Engineering at Mälardalen University. He is a Fellow of the Academy of International Business and also a member of and has served in different capacities of the Strategic Management Society and the European International Business Academy. He has published more than 60 journal articles, books, and book sections and his work is published in journals such as the Strategic Management Journal, Journal of International Business Studies, Organization Studies, Journal of World Business, Journal of Business Research, Long Range Planning and other leading journals. His work has twice won the Palgrave Macmillan best competitive paper award at AIB-UK & Ireland annual conference, won the International Business Review 2014 Best Paper Award for the article (Perri, A. &, Andersson, U.) ‘Knowledge outflows from foreign subsidiaries and the tension between knowledge creation and knowledge protection: Evidence from the semiconductor industry’, 2015, and has been published in the best paper proceedings of AIB Milan 2008.

 

 

 

Professor Peter Buckley OBE FBA

Professor of International Business, Founder Director of CIBUL and Founder Director of the Business Confucius Institute at the University of Leeds, UK

 

Specialty: International Business

 

Professor Buckley is Professor of International Business, Founder Director of CIBUL (1995) and Founder Director of the Business Confucius Institute at the University of Leeds (BCIUL). He has carried out consultancy assignments for central government, local government, international bodies and leading companies. He has published 28 books in English in both UK and USA including one in German. He was listed in The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES) as one of the most “Successful academic writers” (January 2006). In addition, Professor Buckley has written over 250 refereed articles on foreign direct investment, the multinational enterprise, international management and the economics of tourism in leading British, US, Japanese and European journals, including 22 articles in the Journal of International Business Studies. Google Scholar lists over 34,106 citations of his work.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professor S. Tamer Cavusgil

Fuller E. Callaway Professorial Chair and Executive Director of CIBER, Georgia State University, USA

 

Specialty: Internationalization of the firm, global strategy, emerging markets, and buyer-seller relationships in cross-border business

 

Professor Cavusgil currently serves as Executive Director, Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER), and Fuller E. Callaway Professorial Chair at Georgia State University. He also serves as a visiting professor at Leeds University Business School and the University of South Australia Business School. He has authored more than two dozen books and some 200 refereed journal articles. His work is among the most cited contributions in international business. Various reviews have listed him as one of the most influential and prolific authors in international management. Google citations indicate over 30,000 citations as of 2017. He founded the Journal of International Marketing in 1993 and introduced the annual book series, Advances in International Marketing in 1986. Most recently, Professor Cavusgil has helped launch a new business journal, Rutgers Business Review, to feature managerially relevant research for business executives. He served as Associate Editor for the Journal of International Business Studies, and is on the editorial review boards of a dozen professional journals.

 

 

 

Professor Pavlos Dimitratos

Professor of International Business, Adam Smith Business School, University of Glasgow, UK

Lead of the International Business and Entrepreneurship Research Cluster

 

Specialty: International Business / International Entrepreneurship

 

Dr Dimitratos is Professor of International Business at the University of Glasgow Adam Smith Business School and the Lead of the International Business and Entrepreneurship Research Cluster. His research interests are in international entrepreneurship, international management and international strategy. Professor Dimitratos is ranked as one of the top authors worldwide in the international entrepreneurship field by the Web of Science (ranked by the number of record/publication count). His publications include more than 40 articles in peer-reviewed journals, 4 guest-editorials, 1 monograph, 6 edited books, 30 book chapters and working papers in more than 90 international conference proceedings.

Professor Dimitratos is the elected Chair of the Executive Board of the Academy of International Business (UK & Ireland Chapter). He has served as Track Chair in Academy of International Business, British Academy of Management and European International Business Academy conferences. He has also been coordinator and investigator in several international business research projects in the UK and across the world; while served as a consultant to organisations such as the European Union, Scottish Enterprise and UNCTAD.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professor Niron Hashai

Associate Professor of Strategy and International Business, Arison School of Business, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, Israel

 

Specialty: Strategy and International Business

 

Professor Hashai is an Associate Professor at the Arison School of Business, the Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya, Israel and the Albertson-Waltuch Chair in Business Administration at the School of Business Administration at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Professor Hashai obtained his BSc in Computer Sciences from the Technion and his MBA and PhD from Tel Aviv University. His research interests include: theory of the multinational corporation, technological innovation, diversification, and growth patterns of high technology firms. His research was published in top strategy, management, international business and innovation journals, including: Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management, Research Policy, Strategic Management Journal and Strategy Science. Professor Hashai serves on the boards of the Journal of International Business Studies, and the Global Strategy Journal, among others.

Professor Hashai is also a visiting Associate Professor at New York University, the Startup Nation visiting fellow at the Blavatnik School of Government, the University of Oxford, The Peter J. Buckley International Visiting Fellow at Leeds University Business School and an associate member at the John H. Dunning Research Centre, University of Reading.

Professor Hashai is co-founder of HUstart – the Hebrew University entrepreneurship center and the Israel Strategy Conference (ISC).

 

 

 

Professor Mario Kafouros

Professor of International Business and Innovation, Leeds University Business School, University of Leeds, UK

 

Specialty: International Business and Innovation

 

Professor Kafouros was appointed as the Head of the International Business Division at the University of Leeds (UK) in 2013, and was previously the Director of Research in the International Business Division from 2008 to 2013. He has extensive industrial and academic experience in the field of innovation and international business, and sits on the Executive Committee of the Academy of International Business (UK). His research has received strong recognition in the form of (1) Best Paper Awards (e.g. European International Business Academy 2013, Academy of International Business 2010, and the British Academy of Management 2008); (2) funding from research councils, government organizations and multinational companies; and (3) publications in leading international journals such as the Journal of Management, the Journal of International Business Studies, the Journal of Management Studies, Research Policy, Organization Studies, Human Relations, Technovation, the Journal of World Business, the British Journal of Management and the Journal of Business Research.

 

 

Professor Rudolf R. Sinkovics

Professor of International Business, Alliance Manchester Business School, The University of Manchester, UK

Visiting Professor of International Business, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland

Fox Visiting Scholar, Fox School of Business, Temple University, Philadelphia, USA

 

Specialty: International Business

 

Professor Sinkovics is Professor of International Business at Alliance Manchester Business School (AMBS), U.K. He holds a visiting professorial position at Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland and is currently Fox Visiting Scholar, Temple University, USA. He served as AMBS Director of Research (2014-2017) and Director of the Comparative and International Business Research Centre (CIBER) at AMBS (2009-2016). Before that, he held a number of visiting scholar positions, including Michigan State University, University of Oklahoma, USA and at University of Otago at Dunedin, New Zealand. His work appeared in International Business and International Marketing journals such as Journal of International Business Studies, Management International Review, Journal of World Business, International Business Review, Journal of International Marketing and International Marketing Review.

 

 

 

Professor Chengqi Wang

Professor of Strategy and International Business, Nottingham University Business School, University of Nottingham, UK

 

Specialty: Strategy and International Business

 

Professor Wang is Professor of Strategy and International Business at the University of Nottingham. He has published over 40 papers in refereed international journals such as Journal of International Business Studies, British Journal of Management, Research Policy, Journal of World Business, Management International Review, Journal of Business Research and International Business Review. He has conducted various projects supported by British Academy, Japan Foundation Endowments Committee, Sino-British Fellowship Trust, Universities' China Committee in London, Natural Science Foundation of China, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Jilin provincial government, Yunnan provincial government and Ningbo city government. His research has been recognized in the form of prestigious academic awards. He is the winners of First Class 'The Ann Tse Kai Prize' in 2014, 'IBR Best Published Paper Award' in 2013, 'Best Paper Award' at the British Academy of Management (BAM) Annual Conference in 2008, and 'Palgrave Best Paper Award' at the Academy of International Business (AIB UK&I) in 2002. Journal of International Management (2016, Volume 22, Issue 4) ranks him world no. 11th in research on multinational firms from emerging markets based on impact score.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Modified Date: Dec 14, 2017