BGU

Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management

Dean: Prof. Lowengrat Oded


Beersheva, Israel Thank you for your interest in the Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. The Faculty was established in 1995. It has since been in a process of constant growth, while diligently striving for the high standards of academic quality. Our thousands of graduates are a source of great pride. They are integrated in all management levels within the various sectors of the economy and society in Israel and abroad. The Guilford Glazer Faculty strives to develop and to educate its students in the various management fields, both in research and in the training of the next generation of managers. We offer a wide range of programs for Bachelors, Masters and Ph.D. degrees. The varied academic programs provide students with the best possible preparation for dealing with the challenges of the 21st century, while stressing the global and the continuously changing characteristics of the global economy throughout its various sectors. In addition to business and management core courses in the traditional subjects, we also offer advanced courses and seminars that expose the students to a wide array of emerging fields. We encourage critical thinking, while addressing issues regarding social awareness and ethics. Our strict criteria regarding the number of students that are accepted in our Faculty each year, ensures personal and attentive attitude on the one hand, while offering a challenging and professional educational environment on the other hand. The Faculty also offers programs tailored to the needs of specific professional sectors mainly within the realm of its graduate programs for executives. Our academic faculty includes leading researchers and experts in fields such as economics, finance and accounting, marketing, organizational behavior, decision making, entrepreneurship and strategic management, as well as leading managers from the fields of business, industry and the public sector. Each year the Guilford Glazer Faculty regularly invites internationally acclaimed scholars to offer specialized courses and seminars. This diversity exposures students to a broad and up-to-date theoretical and practical knowledge in all the presented fields and research areas. In addition, student exchange opportunities and programs in the USA and Europe enable to students to enrich their educational experience. The Guilford Glazer Faculty was recently accepted as a member of the prestigious European Institute for the Advancement of Management Studies, which will enhanced cooperation with prominent and leading European Universities. Our administrative staff utilizes modern management approaches, while maintaining the warm atmosphere that Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is famous for.

Academic Staff
Kletz Pierre Lowengrat Oded