José Manuel Saiz-Álvarez is currently Research Professor at EGADE Business School-Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico, and has been Visiting Professor at the Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador, since 2011, and at St Francis Xavier University of Chuquisaca, Bolivia, since 2017.
He received a PhD with Honours in Economics and Business Administration from the Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain, in 1998, and a PhD with Honours in Political Science and Sociology from the Pontifical University of Salamanca, Spain, in 2002. He has some postdoctoral courses at the University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain, Tallinn University, Estonia, and Royal College Complutense College at Harvard University, USA. He was Director of the BA Doctoral Program at Nebrija University, Spain, and Director of the Master degree in Microcredits and Social Inclusion at the Pontifical University of Salamanca.
He is a member of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor, Mexico, and Academic Leader at Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education. He holds a diploma of recognition from the House of Representatives of Puerto Rico and a diploma of honour from Valahia University of Targoviste, Romania. He is Honorary Professor at the Autonomous University of Madrid and International Advisor for the Institute of Social Innovation BOSTAN, Turkey, and for the Catholic University of Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador) He is accredited in Spain by the National Agency for the Evaluation of Quality and Accreditation.
José Manuel has more than 200 publications to his name including books, book chapters and papers in indexed journals of international prestige, and is also a member of scientific committees of indexed journals in Europe, America, and Asia. He has been in ‘Who’s in the World’ since 2011. His research mainly focuses on economic integration, entrepreneurship, family business, stock markets, tourism, corporate social responsibility, and the labour market.