New deans at CBS

After a thorough appointment process and in agreement with the appointment committees, the two positions as Dean of Research and Dean of Education have been filled. Both deans are well-known to CBS.


Jan Molin continues as Dean of Education. Jan holds an MSc in Psychology from the University of Copenhagen, a PhD and a Doctor degree in Economics and Business Administration from CBS, and has been the Dean of Education at CBS since 1 January 2007. Jan is also a Professor with special responsibilities.

Peter Møllgaard takes up the position as Dean of Research at CBS. Peter holds an MSc in Economics from the University of Copenhagen and a PhD from the European University Institute, Florence. He has been the Head of the Department of Economics since January 2005. He is also a Professor of Industrial Organization. Peter Møllgaard takes up the position as Dean of Research on 1 January 2015.

President Per Holten-Andersen says about the appointments:

- We are very pleased to announce the names of the two deans. What Jan Molin has achieved through his seven years as Dean of Education at CBS is remarkable and speaks for itself. Peter Møllgaard is an internationally recognised researcher and through his 18 years at CBS – and almost ten years as head of department, he has gained great knowledge of this place and university management in general. I am looking forward to a good and constructive collaboration, says Per Holten-Andersen, President of CBS.

For more information, please contact Martin Kramer-Jørgensen, Head of the President's Office,

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