Department of Operations Management

Holmbjerg Bjerkén
External Lecturer

Presentation and academic fields

Theis Bjerken has worked with Financial Analysis, internal and external Financial Reporting, and Portfolio Management in banks and investment funds for 15 years before his current career.

Following the financial crisis, he pursued a full-time career teaching economics and statistics at CBS and other business schools.

Key academic fields: 

  • Accounting
  • External Reporting  
  • Financial Analysis
  • Portfolio Optimization  
  • Managerial Economics
  • Statistics
Professional and/or academic experience

Theis has taught at CBS as an External Lecturer since 2012 in different managerial economics and statistics courses.

Pedagogical experience/method skills/supervision

Theis' pedagogical experience is based on full-time teaching and writing a pedagogical dissertation on teaching methods. In developing student competencies, he believes in learning by doing and hands-on participation in lectures and exercises.