PHD in Management

Research Areas

The Nova SBE PhD program is designed to train future researchers in these key areas of management:

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship  
  • Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Social Enterprise
  • Strategy and International Business
  • Organizational Studies

This area focuses on the general understanding of how to test an innovative idea, product or process, and how to sell and market new products.

 

Potential Advisors:

Assistant Professor
Professor

 

 

Nova SBE Knowledge Centers & Labs

The Nova SBE Knowledge Centers’ main activities focus on developing research, help cross-fertilize applied and fundamental research, academic programs, and executive education. Our research Labs support faculty in their research and enhance knowledge co-production.

Nova SBE Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center

Nova SBE has recently established the Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center, where stakeholders converge to co-create transdisciplinary solutions for societal challenges and contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.

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Nova SBE Data Science Knowledge Center

The Data Science Knowledge Center at Nova SBE aims to advance knowledge about data-driven decision-making and its application in society.

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Nova SBE Digital Experience Lab

The Digital Experience Lab is a creative playground with a strong focus on emerging technologies and experimentation, this is a welcoming meeting point between business, technology, and design.

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Marketing deals with choosing target markets, and getting, keeping, and growing customers through the creation, delivery, and communication of superior “customer value”. It is a dynamic field that combines creative ability and analytical skills.

 

Potential Advisors:

Assistant Professor
Associate Professor

 

 

Assistant Professor

 

 

Assistant Professor

 

 

Assistant Professor

 

 

Professor

 

 

Professor

 

 

Nova SBE Knowledge Centers & Labs

The Nova SBE Knowledge Centers’ main activities focus on developing research, help cross-fertilize applied and fundamental research, academic programs, and executive education. Our research Labs support faculty in their research and enhance knowledge co-production.

Nova SBE Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center

Nova SBE has recently established the Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center, where stakeholders converge to co-create transdisciplinary solutions for societal challenges and contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.

Learn more

Nova SBE Data Science Knowledge Center

The Data Science Knowledge Center at Nova SBE aims to advance knowledge about data-driven decision-making and its application in society.

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Operations Management focuses on efficiency and effectiveness in the administration of the business practices. Research in this area covers issues as business process re-engineering, quality management, customer service, inventory systems, managing manufacturing, supply chain management, and project management. Research in this area requires strong analytical skills.

 

Potential Advisors:

Assistant Professor

Nova SBE Knowledge Centers & Labs

The Nova SBE Knowledge Centers’ main activities focus on developing research, help cross-fertilize applied and fundamental research, academic programs, and executive education. Our research Labs support faculty in their research and enhance knowledge co-production.

Nova SBE Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center

Nova SBE has recently established the Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center, where stakeholders converge to co-create transdisciplinary solutions for societal challenges and contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals. 

Learn more

Nova SBE Data Science Knowledge Center

The Data Science Knowledge Center at Nova SBE aims to advance knowledge about data-driven decision-making and its application in society.

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Social Enterprise research on this area focuses on understanding leadership skills and awareness to socially responsible global leaders in both for-profit corporations and non-profit organizations, in different types of positions including consulting, financial services and consumer products, educational and health institutions, social services,and governmental institutions.

 

Potential Advisors:

Nova SBE Knowledge Centers

The Nova SBE Knowledge Centers’ main activities focus on developing research, help cross-fertilize applied and fundamental research, academic programs, and executive education. 

Nova SBE Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center

Nova SBE has recently established the Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center, where stakeholders converge to co-create transdisciplinary solutions for societal challenges and contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.

Learn more

Nova SBE Data Science Knowledge Center

The Data Science Knowledge Center at Nova SBE aims to advance knowledge about data-driven decision-making and its application in society.

Learn more

Business leaders need to provide direction to their companies, and to organize it in order to put strategy in place. To build a sustainable competitive advantage, companies need to understand their customers and competitors, their strengths and weaknesses, the complex business and institutional environments, and the existing resource constraints.

 

Potential Advisors:

Assistant Professor
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor

Nova SBE Knowledge Centers 

The Nova SBE Knowledge Centers’ main activities focus on developing research, help cross-fertilize applied and fundamental research, academic programs, and executive education. 

Nova SBE Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center

Nova SBE has recently established the Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center, where stakeholders converge to co-create transdisciplinary solutions for societal challenges and contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.

Learn more

Individuals and group behavior can impact an organizational context. On the other hand, institutional and social forces affect organizations and the people in them. As the pace of the market changes one thing remains - people are at the core of the success of companies. This is the starting point for this area of study that includes organizational behavior and human resources management.

 

Potential Advisors:

Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Associate Professor

Nova SBE Knowledge Centers

The Nova SBE Knowledge Centers’ main activities focus on developing research, help cross-fertilize applied and fundamental research, academic programs, and executive education. 

Nova SBE Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center

Nova SBE has recently established the Leadership for Impact Knowledge Center, where stakeholders converge to co-create transdisciplinary solutions for societal challenges and contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals.

Learn more