José C. Casillas is Professor of Management at the University of Seville, being now the Head of the Department of Management and Marketing. He received his PhD. in International Management from University of Seville, and he is the Family Business Chair of the same University. He occupied different positions at the University of Seville (US), as Director of Internationalization (2012-2016) and Director for the Strategic Plan US 2018-2025 (2016-2018).
His current research focused on Family Businesses, Entrepreneurship and International Businesses,. Some of his researches in FB and Entrepreneurship has been published in high-impact journals such Journal of family Business Strategy, Family Business Review, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Entrepreneurship and Regional Development, International Small Business Journal or Journal of small Business Management or Journal of Technology Transfer, among others. Related to International Business field, he has published in Journal of International Business Studies, Journal of World Business, International Journal of Management Reviews, International Business Review, etc. He is author of the book “International Entrepreneurship in Family Businesses”, published by Edward-Elgar in 2007 and he won the award of the best paper published is Social Sciences by a researcher of the University of Seville en 2015. He is member of the Editorial Board of Journal of Family Business Strategy and International Small Business Journal.