Vice-Rector for Strategy

Ludmila Štěrbová

Prague University of Economics and Business (VŠE)


1980 Ing., VŠE, Foreign Trade Economics
1984 CSc., VŠE, Foreign Trade Economics
2014 doc. (Associate Professor), VŠE, International Trade
1980 – 1984 VŠE, Department of International Business Economics and Management
1984 – 1993 Federal Ministry of Foreign Trade
1993 – 1997 Ministry of Economy
1997 – 2001 Ministry of Industry and Trade
1997 – 2001 VŠE, Department of International Business
2001 – 2006 Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Permanent Mission of the CR at the United Nations and WTO, Geneva
2006 – present VŠE, Department of International Business
Academic position
2012 – 2016 Vice-Dean for International Relations and PR, Faculty of International Relations VŠE
Expert activities and practice
1992 French Centre of Foreign Trade CFCE, France
1997 – 2006 Member of the Czech delegation at the WTO and other UN organizations
1997 – 2001 Vice-chair of the UN/ECE Advisory group on the Protection of IPRs, Switzerland
1998 International Trade Centre (ITC WTO/UNCTAD), IT project, coordinator for the CR
1998 – 2001 Vice-chair of the Inter-ministerial Commission for implementation of International agreements on IPRs into the trade policy of the CR
1999 Governmental Educational Program USA, Intellectual Property Rights, USA
2001 – 2002 Guarantor of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs project: Influence of associate and full membership of the CR in the EU on economic relations with the USA
2002 – 2006 First Secretary of the Permanent Mission of the CR at the UN and WTO, Switzerland
2003 – 2006 World Intellectual Property Organization Academy, OSN, Lector, Switzerland
2004 – 2006 World Intellectual Property Organization, Vice-chair and acting Chair of the Program and Budget Committee, Chair of the Lisbon Union, Switzerland
2006 – present UN Economic Commission for Europe, member of expert team of the Committee for Economic Cooperation and Integration, Switzerland
2006 – present Patent Office of the CR, lector of the Institute of Intellectual Property
2006 – present Academic Director of the Master Program International Business – Central European Business Realities
2007 – present Visiting professor at universities:
IAE Lyon, Francie
Hochschule Mainz, Německo
MCI Innsbruck, Rakousko
Plechanovova ekonomická akademie, Rusko
Shandong University of Finance and Economics, Čína
Northern Colorado University, USA
Miami University, USA
National Chengchi University, Taiwan
2010 – present Project Leader of International Accreditation EPAS at the Faculty of International Relations VŠE
2013 – present Academic Director of the Bachelor Program International Business
2013 – present Member of OPO – Council of Programs EUPRO and INTER-EXCELLENCE/INFORM, Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport
Membership in editorial boards
Acta Oeconomica Pragensia, reviewed journal
CIGEST: International Business and Economic Review, foreign reviewed journal, Portugal
Cross-cultural Management Journal, foreign reviewed journal, Romania
E-Leader International Journal, foreign reviewed journal, Chair of Editorial Board, USA
Nettwork Intelligence Studies, foreign reviewed journal, Romania
Journal of Internationnal and Interdisciplinary Business Research (JIIBR), foreign reviewed journal, USA
Management and Gouvernance, foreign reviewed journal, France
IUG Business Journal, foreign reviewed journal, Switzerland
Author and co-author of about 130 publications including 14 monography and contributions to them, authors´ teams leader of teaching materials, articles in Czech and foreign journals, proceedings and newspapers, co-author of numerous research projects, author of numerous reviews.
Expert field
Multilateral trading system, International trade and investment, International business, trade related aspects of intellectual property rights.
English, French, Russian