Dr Barbara Igel promoted to the rank of Professor
Dr. Barbara Igel has been promoted to the rank of Professor. Her elevation was announced following approval by the AIT Board of Trustees in its meeting held on 16 February 2017.
Dr. Igel joined the School of Management as an Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator of the joint program with Punjab College of Business Administration (PCBA) in 1993. She obtained her Dr. rer. pol. (~PhD Economics), Freie Universitaet Berlin (West) in 1989. Dr. Igel took both her Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees, viz. Dipl. Volkswirt (~MA Economics) and Vordiplom (~BA Economics) from the Technische Universitaet Berlin (West) in 1984 and 1982, respectively.
Dr. Igel’s research encompasses the areas of managing technological innovation, knowledge management for innovation, impact of TQM on innovation, impact of culture on innovation, and entrepreneurship in new technology development.
She has also served as Dean of the School of Management (SOM) from 2008 to June 2013.
More details are available at this link: http://www.som.ait.ac.th/about-us/faculty-profiles/barbara-igel/