Postdoctoral positions at UB’s School of Economics and Business – Call for Applications

The School of Economics and Business at the University of Barcelona invites applications for a three-year Postdoctoral positions beginning in September 2017. Applicants are expected to show outstanding commitment to research and must have obtained a PhD when taking up the position. Successful applicants will be expected to teach in English in the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, to develop independent research programmes achieving international recognition, and to be involved in the Department and School research activities. Positions are available at…

José Enrique Alarcón, next speaker at Executive MBA “Business Chat”

A new edition of the University of Barcelona’s Executive MBA conference programme “Business Chat” will start next week. The first session is scheduled for October 26th, 2016, when Grupo Fesal Invers partner and CEOJosé Enrique Alarcón will deliver a speech on “Internationalisation and Commitment: the survival of SMEs” for Executive MBA students and alumni. This is the first in a series of conferences which will bring top CEOs and managers into the classroom. Last year, participants of the “Business Chat”…

The Faculty of Economics and Business welcomes six new postdoctoral researchers

Six new postdoctoral researchers from leading institutions were officially welcomed this week to the Faculty of Economics and Business by the Dean, Elisenda Paluzie. The UB Business faculty has been joined by two new researchers, while four were recruited for the UB Economics faculty. Patricia Elgoibar and Elio Shijaku will work in the field of Business. On the other hand, Federico Tadei, Aydan Dogan, Luis Ortiz and Zelda Brutti will join forces with the rest of Economics researchers. Since 2011, twenty-seven…