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: http://ciber.robinson.gsu.edu/msi-consortium/fdib


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] or [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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