The ALBA faculty consists of a core of resident faculty and a number of visiting professors from leading international business schools in Europe, the US and Canada, such as INSEAD, Warwick Business School, London Business School, New York University, Boston College, etc. All ALBA Professors are leading academics who produce high calibre academic research. Faculty members are engaged in ongoing research at the cutting edge from which new ideas, knowledge and applications are generated and incorporated into teaching.
The pursuit of world-class research constitutes a fundamental element of ALBA's institutional blueprint, and one of the most important dimensions of resident faculty's academic activities. The current 23-member faculty team have produced several books and book chapters, thousands of academic conference presentations, and hundreds of journal articles.
Quality of ALBA's research
The Association of Business Schools (ABS) rates the quality of 823 academic journals in five tiers:
4* - World Elite Journals
4 - Top Journals
3 - Highly Regarded Journals
2 - Well Regarded Journals
1 - Modest Standards Journals
The two top tiers (4* and 4) journals also have the highest impact factors of ISI/JCR's journal rankings. Despite its small size, ALBA's resident faculty has an impressive record of high-quality research publications: