Sjoerd BeugelsdijkAffiliation: University of South Carolina

Bio: Sjoerd Beugelsdijk (PhD Tilburg University, 2003) holds the J. Willis Cantey Chair and is professor in international business and economics at the Darla Moore School of Business of the University of South Carolina. He is an expert on economic (de-)globalization and cultural and institutional differences. He has published more than 70 refereed articles and edited special issues in leading journals, such as the Journal of International Business Studies and Journal of Economic Geography.

Dr. Beugelsdijk has held visiting positions at several universities including Copenhagen Business School, Bocconi University, and KU-Leuven, and holds an honorary chair in international business at the University of Groningen. Before his professorship at the University of South Carolina, Dr. Beugelsdijk worked at the University of Groningen (2009-2023) and Nijmegen University (2006-2009). He has served as a head of department, director of research, and academic director of the undergraduate international business program. He currently serves as the Academic Director of the Master in International Business (MIB) at the Darla Moore School of Business. Dr. Beugelsdijk received over 1 million euros in competitive research grants. He has supervised 11 PhD projects and is the deputy editor for the Journal of International Business Studies-JIBS. He served as a chairman of the committee selecting the 2020 JIBS decade award, the Buckley Casson Dissertation Award as well as a mentor of AIB and AoM junior faculty and doctoral consortia. He was awarded the silver medal in 2019 for his contribution to the field of international business.

Last Updated: March 2024