WIFU is extremely proud to announce that Prof. Dr. Tom A. Rüsen has been awarded the title “Visiting Professor” by Lucerne School of Business. The status “Visiting Professor” is given by the university as recognition for the substantial contribution of a guest in the field of teaching or research. It is also an expression of the appreciation the institution has for the collaboration with the recipient. Prof. Rüsen has been the lecturer and moderator of the annual Family Business Forum, which is organized by the Institute of Business and Regional Economics (IBR) of the university.
The Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts is one of seven universities of applied sciences in Switzerland. It was founded in 1997 under the Intercantonal Council of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Central Switzerland (FHZ). The Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts fulfils its mandate in the four areas of education, continuing and executive education, applied research and development, and services. The bachelor’s and master’s degree programmes follow the requirements of business, culture and civil society and prepare students for the needs of the job market. Because of its research activities and specialised services, the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts is an important and reliable partner for enterprises in the private sector, federations/associations and public authorities.