Faculty Development in International Business: Globalization Workshops

An Offering of the National CIBER Network - hosted by Georgia State University's Center for International Business Education and Research
in Atlanta, GA on June 2-5, 2016

 Update your knowledge, classroom skills, and pedagogical toolbox for teaching International Business!

CIBER (Centers of Excellence designated by the U.S. Department of Education) Globalization Workshops have trained over 1,000 faculty from the U.S. and other countries through this event. The workshops are designed to assist business faculty improve their practical knowledge and skills for teaching international business. Workshops leaders address: (i) contemporary content, (ii) pedagogy, and (iii) resources for teaching international business.

This year's event will feature a Poster Session where some participants will share their innovative classroom teaching practices with others. Top three poster selections will be recognized with a monetary award.

Also new this year are three plenary sessions:

*    Insights from Master Teachers (featuring seasoned IB educators)

*    Designing and Teaching the Introductory IB Course

*    Instructional Technology and Resources for Teaching International Business

Thematic workshops include:

*    Introduction to International Business

*    International Management

*    International Financial Management

*    Global Supply Chain Management

*    International Marketing

Participants also have the opportunity to attend four 'bonus' sessions:

*    Research in International Business

*    Teaching Pedagogy

*    Case Writing for International Business

*    Cross-national Perspectives

Workshop leaders include:

* S. Tamer Cavusgil, Georgia State University

* Roberto Garcia, Indiana University

* Linda Gerber, University of Texas at Austin

* Tomas Hult, Michigan State University

* Ben Kedia, University of Memphis

* Gary Knight, Willamette University

* Piet Pauwels, Hasselt University Belgium

* Michael Pustay, Texas A&M University

* Hakan Saraoglu, Bryant University

* Attila Yaprak, Wayne State University

Application deadline for early bird registration is: April 30, 2016. For complete description, costs, and registration information, please visit:

A limited number of faculty fellowships is available. The deadline for faculty fellowships has been extended to April 22, 2016. For more information, contact: Ms Farrah Bernardino, [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]> or [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>

The 2016 Faculty Development in International Business Globalization Workshops are a project of the Minority Serving Institution (MSI) Consortium, hosted by GSU-CIBER and sponsored by CIBERs at Brigham Young University, George Washington University, Georgia State University, Indiana University, Michigan State University, Temple University, Texas A&M University, University of Colorado-Denver, University of Maryland, University of Miami, and the University of Texas Austin.

S. Tamer Cavusgil
Fuller E. Callaway Professorial Chair
Executive Director, CIBER
J. Mack Robinson College of Business
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(404) 413-7284

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