Teaching

Course convenor of SPRU Master of Science (MSc) in INNOVATION FOR SUSTAINABLE INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (ISID) since 2012.

Module convenor of SPRU MSc level courses in Science, Technology and Innovation for Economic Development ; Introduction to Statistical and Research Methods ; Statistical Methods for Science Technology and Innovation Studies;Average student evaluation score: 4.3/5.

On-going supervision of PhD students : Claudia Ruiz Garcia, Thesis title: “Development of Technological Capabilities in SMEs in the Mexican Auto-parts Industry” (awarded with revisions (2013); Danilo Bianchini, Thesis title: “The employment impact of Eco-Innovation in the Voltaic sector”; Gabriele Pellegrino (Full time at the IEB, University of Barcelona, 50% share of supervision), Thesis title: “Essays on determinants and effects of barriers to innovation”; Filippo Bontadini, Thesis tentative title "Structural Change and Global Value Chains in services" (2014-)

External Examiner of DPhil dissertations : 2013 “An Individual Level Approach to Knowledge Exchange. Empirical Studies in Business and Public Research Organisation” By Oscar Llopis-Corcoles, University of Valencia.

2011“Open, Sesame: Open Innovation in the UK and its association with innovation type, company performance, IP protection and innovation barriers” by Alan Bentley Johnson, Birckbeck College, University of London.

Internal Examiner of the DPhil dissertation: 2011, Industrial Dynamics and Technological Structure of the Paper and Pulp Industry  by Alfonso Cruz Novoa, SPRU University of Sussex.

2009, Changing Innovation Systems in the developing country context: Technology transfer and the new technological capabilities in the material industry in Turkeyby Elif Esin Yoruk, SPRU University of Sussex.

Teaching in other institutions:

2009 Course on Economics of Services and Innovation in Services at the Grenoble Graduate Business School, France.

2007-2008 Courses on the Economics of Services (30 hours), Economics and Management of Innovation (30 hours), Microeconomics (50 hours course and tutorials), Sectoral Analyses (12 hours), Economic Policy of Innovation in Europe (10 hours) at the Faculty of Economics and Social Science, University of Lille 1;

2006-2007 Courses and tutorials on Macro-Economic Dynamics (48 hours), Microeconomics (36 hours), Public Economics (12 hours) and Economics and Management of Innovation (12 hours) at the Faculty of Economics and Social Science, University of Lille 1;