Academic Director

Oded Shenkar heads the international business area at Fisher and is a member of the Centers for Chinese Studies and Near East Studies. He has been a senior fellow at the University of Cambridge and has taught at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Peking University, University of International Business and Economics (Beijing), and the International University of Japan, among others. Shenkar has published a hundred scientific articles in leading journals, and his work has been cited by news and professional publications as well as radio and television broadcasts in the U.S. and abroad. Shenkar has advised firms in the United States, the United Kingdom, Japan, Korea, China, and Israel, as well as governments, international institutions, and universities. He holds degrees in East-Asian (Chinese) Studies and Sociology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a PhD from Columbia University.