Prof.

ANDREI Paolo

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Economia aziendale
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Full Professor in “Economia Aziendale” (Business Economics and Management)

Born in Parma on 10 October 1962, he graduated in 1987 in Economics and Business (“Economia e Commercio”) at the University of Parma.

Researcher in Business Economics (“Economia Aziendale”) in 1991 at the University of Parma, he continued his academic activity as Associate Professor at the University of Macerata from 1998 to 2001, the year from which he became Full Professor in Business Economics (“Economia Aziendale”) at the University of Parma.

Among the positions held by prof. Andrei remember the following:

  • Rector of the University of Parma from November 1st, 2017 to October 31st, 2023
  • Coordinator of the Ministerial Commission for Universities Accounting Systems (representing the CRUI - Conference of Italian Universities Rectors) from October 11th, 2019 to June 11th, 2024
  • Elected member of the CRUI Council - Conference of Italian Universities Rectors - from February 4th, 2021, and Vice President of the same Council from May 17th, 2023 to October 31st, 2023 
  • Member of the Academic Board of the PhD in "Economics and Management of Innovation and Sustainability (EMIS)" since 2013
  • Member of the Academic Board of the PhD program in "Economics", University of Parma (2008-2010)
  • Coordinator of the PhD program in "Identifying and Communicating Corporate Values", University of Parma (2002-2006)
  • Director of the Department of Economics at the University of Parma (2011-2012)
  • Pro-Rector with responsibility for teaching affairs at the University of Parma (2003-2010)
  • Coordinator of the "Gino Zappa" Business Research Area of the Department of Economics, University of Parma (2007-2010 and 2013-2016)
  • Supervisor of the master’s degree in "Administration and Business Management" at the Faculty of Economics, University of Parma. (2008-2010)
  • President of the “IT and Library Services Centre” of the Faculty of Economics, University of Parma (2007-2008)
  • Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Economics, University of Parma (2002-2006)
  • Member of the “Evaluation board” (“Nucleo di valutazione”) at the University of Parma (1998-2000)
  • President of the “Cassa di Risparmio di Parma and Monte di Credito su Pegno di Busseto” Foundation (November 2013 – October 2017)

He is currently a member of the following scientific associations and societies:

  • Italian Academy of Business Economics (“Accademia Italiana di Economia Aziendale” – AIDEA). President of the Academy 2015-2017, Vice President in 2014
  • Italian Society of Accounting History (“Società Italiana di Storia della Ragioneria” – SISR). (Member of the Governing Council of the Society 2005-2013, Vice President 2011-2013
  • Italian Society of Teachers in Accounting and Business Economics (“Società Italiana dei Docenti di Ragioneria e di Economia Aziendale” – SIDREA)
  • European Accounting Association - EAA
  • American Accounting Association - AAA
  • International Association for Accounting Education and Research - IAAER
  • Association Francophone de Comptabilité – AFC
  • Centre for Social and Environmental Accounting Research – CSEAR

RESEARCH ACTIVITY

Research interests are focused on corporate financial communication (both in Italian and international contexts); business administration; accounting history and corporate social responsibility, whit particular attention on social reporting. He has published widely in these fields, both monographs and articles.

He obtained with Massimo Sargiacomo and Stefania Servalli the "Thomas J. Burns Biographical Research Award 2014" of the Academy of Accounting Historians for the article published in 2012 in the Accounting History Review entitled "Fabio Besta: accounting thinker and accounting history pioneer".

Member of the Scientific Committee of various national and international journals and editorial series specialized in Accounting, Management and Business Economics, he held the role of Chief Editor of the series "Determinazione e Comunicazione del valore nelle aziende", Giappichelli, Turin (2012-2015).

By appointment, sending an email to paolo.andrei@unipr.it

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2024/2025

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2022/2023

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2021/2022

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2020/2021

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2019/2020

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2018/2019

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2017/2018

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2016/2017

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2015/2016

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2014/2015

Anno accademico di erogazione: 2013/2014

Professor/Teacher

Other appointments

  • Rector of the University of Parma from November 1st, 2017 to October 31st, 2023.
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of the PhD program on "Economics and Management of Innovation and Sustainability (EMIS)".
  • January 2011 - July 2012 : Director of the Department of Economics, University of Parma.
  • December 2003 - December 2010: Pro-Rector for Teaching Affairs at the University of Parma.
  • 2007-2010 and 2013-2016: Coordinator of the Area di Ricerche Aziendali "Gino Zappa" (Institute "Gino Zappa" for Business Economics and Management Research), Department of Economics, University of Parma.
  • 2008-2010: Member of the Scientific Committee of the PhD program on "Economics", University of Parma.
  • November 2008 - December 2010: Coordinator of the Advanced Degree in "Amministrazione e Direzione Aziendale" (Business Administration and Management).
  • May 2007 - September 2008: President of CSIBE (Center for Information and Librarian Services of the Faculty of Economics), University of Parma.
  • November 2002 - October 2006: Vice Dean of the Faculty of Economics, University of Parma.
  • 2002 - 2006: Coordinator of the PhD program on "Identifying and Communicating Corporate Values", University of Parma.

He is currently a member of the following scientific associations and societies:

  • Honorary member of AIDEA - "Accademia Italiana di Economia Aziendale" (Italian Academy of Business Economics and Management) where he has served as Vice President in 2014 and President from 2015 to 2017.
  • Honorary member of SISR - "Società Italiana di Storia della Ragioneria" (Italian Academy of Accounting History) where he has served on the Board of Directors from 2005 to 2013 (Vice President in 2011-2013).
  • SIDREA - "Società Italiana dei Docenti di Ragioneria e di Economia Aziendale" (Italian Society of Accounting and Business Economics Educators).
  • European Accounting Association (EAA)
  • American Accounting Association (AAA),
  • International Association for Accounting Education and Research (IAAER)
  • Association Francophone de Comptabilité (AFC)
  • Centre for Social and Environmental Accounting Research (CSEAR).

Lines of research

Research interests are focused on Corporate Financial Communication (both in Italian and international contexts); Business administration; Accounting history and Corporate Social Responsibility, whit particular attention on Social Reporting. He has published widely in these fields, both monographs and articles. He received with Massimo Sargiacomo and Stefania Servalli the "Thomas J. Burns Biographical Research Award 2014" of the Academy of Accounting Historians for the article published in 2012 in the Accounting History Review titled "Fabio Besta: accounting thinker and accounting history pioneer". Member of the Scientific Committee of many Italian and international academic journals and editorial series concerning Accounting, Business Economics and Management, he was Chief Editor of the Editorial Series “Determinazione e comunicazione del valore nelle aziende”, Giappichelli, Torino, from 2012 to 2015.

Contacts

Phone number
032381
Office location

Department of Economics and Management

Via Kennedy, 6

43125 PARMA - ITALY