Faculty

Sergio Rebelo
Sergio Rebelo has published widely in macroeconomics and international finance. His research focuses on the causes of business cycles, the impact of economic policy on economic growth and the sources of exchange rate fluctuations. He has won numerous teaching awards at Kellogg, including the Executive Master Program Outstanding Professor Award and Professor of the Year Award, and previously served as chair of the Finance Department.
Rebelo has also served as a consultant to the World Bank, International Monetary Fund, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, European Central Bank, McKinsey Global Institute and Global Markets Ins6tute at Goldman Sachs. He received his PhD in economics from the University of Rochester.

Alexander Chernev
Alexander Chernev teaches marketing strategy, strategic brand management and behavioral decision theory in the MBA, PhD and Executive Education programs at Kellogg. He has received numerous teaching awards, including the Top Professor Award from the Executive MBA Program. Chernev is an academic trustee of the Marketing Science Institute and advises companies around the world on issues of marketing strategy, brand management, consumer behavior and new product development. He holds a PhD in psychology from Sofia University and a PhD in business administration from Duke University.

Miguel Matos
Miguel Matos researches digitalization, social networks and peer influence on consumer behavior and consumer choice. His work has been published in top journals including Management Science, Marketing Science, Management Information Systems Quarterly and the Journal of Management Information Systems. Matos has led several business analytics projects in the telecommunications sector for firms in Europe and Asia. He holds a PhD and an MSc in engineering and public policy from Carnegie Mellon University, and holds MSc and BSc degrees in computer engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico in Lisbon. He is currently serving as a visiting research scientist at Heinz College, Carnegie Mellon University.

Celine Abecassis-Moedas
Celine Abecassis-Moedas teaches in the areas of strategy, consulting, innovation, luxury and creative industries. Before joining Católica, she was an assistant professor at Queen Mary University of London, worked in business development of software for the fashion industry in New York and served as a management consultant at AT Kearney in London. She researches entrepreneurship and innovation in the fashion, design and haute cuisine industries. Abecassis-Moedas holds a PhD in management from École Polytechnique, a Master in scientific methods of management (DEA) from Dauphine University, and a BA in economics and business administration from École Normale Supérieure and La Sorbonne.