Woxsen University Bestows Chair Professorships In Honour Of International Experts

Some of the titles are set honouring Dr Carlos Scheel, EGADE Business School, Mexico; Dr Jean- Luc, Babson College; Dr Sir Cary Cooper, University of Manchester, Dr, Steven Pinker, Harvard University and others

Woxsen University sets Chair Professorships in honour of International Experts

Woxsen University announces the establishment of 41 Fellowships/ Chair Professorships honouring the professional contributions of some of the World’s most reputed experts in Education. It is one of the highest honours awarded in the academic domain at Woxsen, reserved for the faculty who have demonstrated a sustained high level of scholarly accomplishment in their respective field of study. The title of Chair Professorship is a recognition of their contributions to research, teaching and advancement of the University. These will serve as a tribute to the international personalities they are named after, and demonstrably enriches the quality of educational opportunities for students and faculty associated with the chair, on a global level. 

Woxsen has always emphasised on internationalisation of education and currently counts 92+ partner universities, 90+ Adjunct Professors originating from some of the world’s top varsities and 20+ Clinical & Professor of Practice among others. To complement the international exposure of all stakeholders and exchange programs, monthly sessions are organised on various areas of interest such as the Woxsen Global Forum, Woxsen International Lecture Series, and corporate alignment sessions with top executives on campus. Apart from this, Woxsen has reserved two annual segments for module-based session series between September-November and March-May, called 'International Month', which serves as non-credit certification courses and stackable micro-credits. 

A revision of activities, progress and course of action is conducted by the International Advisory Board consisting of Heads of Departments  & Alumni of Leading Universities with Global FT Ranking and Triple Crown, Representatives of International Accreditation Bodies and Woxsen University Alumni. 

To further facilitate cooperation with reputed universities across the globe for collaborative research programs, Woxsen has now introduced Chair Professorships. The chairholders have been selected basis their core areas of specialisation and contributions and are expected to continue providing outstanding scholarly insights to the holder’s department, profession and society at large. 

Responsibilities of the Chair Professorships include:

- Maintaining an extraordinary level of productivity in publicized research and executing a high-impact research agenda

- Fostering collaborations for multi-investor programs and multi-disciplinary laboratories 

- Developing innovative educational programs and curricula

- To teach at an exemplary level of effectiveness to graduate students and undergraduates

- To be leaders in their field, build significant programs, mentor junior faculty, and provide strategic leadership to their department and college

The Chair Professorships, Woxsen University: 

Dr Carlos Scheel-Mayerbenger, EGADE Business School, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico

Dr Jean-Luc Boulnois, Babson College

Dr Ingmar Nolte, Lancaster University

Dr Sir Cary Cooper, University of Manchester

Prof. Margaret Bishop, Parsons School of Design

Dr Dominique Turpin, IMD Switzerland

Dr Zita Paprika, Corvinus University

Dr J.C. Hauguel, ISC Paris

Dr David J Reibstein, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

Dr James Stoner, Fordham University, Gabelli School of Business

Dr Hamid Bouchikhi, ESSEC Business School

Dr Prasad Padmanabhan, St. Mary's University

Dr Len Jessup, Claremont Graduate University

Dr Steven Pinker, Harvard University 

Dr Dinesh Bhatia, UT Dallas, USA

Dr Sanjay Bhowmick, Northumbria University, UK

Dr Thami Ghorfi, ESCA Morocco

Dr Amitava Chattopadhay, INSEAD

Dr DavidHirshleifer, USC Marshall

Dr Gunther Friedl, TUM, Germany

Dr Ben Shenglin, Zhejiang University

Dr Mohanbir S Sawhney, Kellogg School of Management

Dr Bjorn Espen Eckbo, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College

Dr Vijay Govindarajan, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College

Dr Ramon O'Callaghan, Porto Business School

Dr Anuj Mehrotra, George Washington University School of Business

Dr Sherif Kamel, American University in Cairo

Dr Valarie Zeithaml, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

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