“INSEAD’s research and teaching excellence is a driving force for change in business and society. The open, collaborative intellectual environment is truly distinctive.”
Laurence was appointed the first female Dean of Faculty at INSEAD in January 2018. She is an award-winning Professor of Strategy and leading expert on M&As, alliances and business portfolio growth.
“Today, more than ever, knowledge is our hope and light. Doctoral students at INSEAD relentlessly pursue that knowledge. An investment in them pays dividends many times over.”
Ian has been a Distinguished Fellow at INSEAD since 2013. He established The Ian Potter MBA’93D PhD Scholarship to support promising doctoral students.
“Support from the Dean’s Innovation Fund helps me to conduct interdisciplinary work bridging marketing, economics, psychology and neuroscience to understand risk factors of obesity, a major societal problem in developed countries.”
Hilke’s research combines theories, methodologies and formal models from psychology, economics and cognitive neuroscience to answer marketing questions—a new approach known as “consumer neuroscience”.
“INSEAD is a business school renowned worldwide for its research excellence. Our highly accomplished, prolific faculty translate their research into vibrant classroom experiences and impactful global business practices.”
Ziv’s research has been extensively published in leading academic marketing and decision-making journals. His views on business frequently appear in international media outlets.
We aim to create more scholarships for PhD students whose highly regarded work exemplifies our unique global approach to business research. INSEAD's Centres for Excellence, vibrant research hubs, also will benefit tremendously from greater financial support.
For example, the Personal Leadership Development Programme (PLDP) has the potential to become a true differentiator for our MBA programme. Similarly, the Initiative for Learning Innovation and Teaching Experience (iLITE) presents new strategies for effective learning in the classroom and in organisations.
Plans are underway to renew INSEAD’s Europe campus. At the edge of the Fontainebleau forest, the historic campus, once refreshed, will set the scene for future learning, innovative programmes, collaboration and social interaction.