Dr. Agnieszka Skuza joined UTD in 2001, first as a visiting professor and then as Associate Professor of Instruction, Organizations, Strategy, and International Management at JSOM. Skuza earned her Ph.D. at Poznań University of Economics and Business in Poland.
Dr. Skuza has done research in human resource management and cross-cultural comparative studies. She was a leader or a member of over 15 research projects, including those funded by the Polish National Science Center and European Social Fund. Dr. Skuza has published more than 60 articles, chapters, and two books in Polish, English, and Chinese. She was recognized for her academic research papers by the international academic community. She received two best paper awards from the Academy of International Business and Public Disciplines. In Poland, she has been awarded by the president of the Poznań University of Economics and Business for her original academic research. Her academic contribution to Polish science was also awarded by the Polish Ministry of Education. She was also a finalist of the research grant awarded by the Polish Ministry of Higher Education.
Dr. Skuza has extensive teaching experience. She has taught multiple management and cross-cultural courses and conducted research seminars in European (Ireland, Finland, France, Portugal, Spain, UK), US, and Mexican universities. In the consulting engagement, Dr. Skuza consulted and coached employees of large international companies (from pharmaceutical, chemical, telecommunications, energy, food, and textile industries), City Halls, and Chambers of Commerce and Industry. She also performed numerous coaching sessions for the employees of the office of the Prime Minister of Poland.