Francesco Ciabuschi is a Professor of International Business at the Uppsala University, Department of Business Studies.

He is currently also serving as board member of the Uppsala Antibiotic Center. He has been Director of Research for the Department of Business Studies (2014-15); he has been coordinator of the NORD-IB PhD school of International Business (program with six international partner schools) during 2009-13. Ciabuschi is leading and member of many international research projects (including EU founded projects) and member of several international academic associations.

Francesco Ciabuschi has extensive teaching experience at all levels (bachelor, master, PhD, MBA and Executive); he has been teaching and visiting scholar at several foreign universities and business schools. He has published in top international journals such as Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of Management Studies, Journal of Business Research, Long Range Planning, Industrial Marketing and Management; he contributed to a dozen research volumes, and among the many conference papers he received 4 nominations and 2 winning best papers recognitions.

His research interests concern international business, strategy, management of multinationals, state-owned multinationals, internationalization and global markets, knowledge and innovation management, entrepreneurship, industrial marketing, IT and technology management, motor industry and pharmaceutics (antibiotics).