Professor Rez Kabir

Head of department
Professor of Corporate Finance and Risk Management
Room: RA-2420
+31 53 4895477


Rez Kabir holds a Ph.D. degree in Finance and Master degrees in Economics and Business Administration. He joined the Faculty of Business, Management and Social Sciences in 2009. He has wide-ranging experience in international education and research. His main academic interests are on corporate finance, corporate governance, capital market research and investments.
Prof. Kabir has taught undergraduate and graduate courses on corporate finance/financial management at universities in Antwerp, Beijing, Liege, Maastricht, New York, Stirling and Tilburg. His research is primarily multi-disciplinary, empirical and policy-oriented, and spans a wide variety of issues. Articles written by him have appeared in national and international books and peer reviewed journals like Journal of Banking & Finance, Journal of Corporate Finance, Journal of Business, Finance & Accounting, Strategic Management Journal, Journal of Business Research, European Economic Review, Journal of Economics & Business, Journal of Multinational Financial Management and Applied Financial Economics.
Prof. Kabir has supervised several PhD and a large number of MSc research students. Five full-time PhD researchers are now currently under his supervision. He has presented papers at numerous scientific conferences world-wide. He has also worked on a number of research projects funded by governmental and private agencies.


Finance – FAIS (201300103)
Corporate Finance – FENSI (201500016)
Corporate Governance – CHANGEL (201500017)
Accounting and Financial Management (201200008)
Corporate Finance for Business Administration (194110070)
Financial Risk Management (Master in Risk Management)



Brief CV