Dr. Bernard Musyck is a Regional Economist and holds a PhD in economics from the University of Sussex (United Kingdom) and a Master’s degree in the same field from the Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium). He is currently Associate Professor at the School of Economic Sciences and Administration, Frederick University, Nicosia, Cyprus.
Bernard has gained more than 20 years experience in academia and consultancy working on regional development and innovation in Europe. He has participated in a range of advisory work including regional innovation strategies, evaluations of Structural Fund programmes and the monitoring of innovation policy frameworks. More recently, he has carried out research on the economics of innovation in the aviation industry in Europe, and in Cyprus, he was involved in projects in the field of tourism and innovation policies, including the latest initiatives concerning smart specialisation strategies on the island. Bernard is fluent in English, French, Dutch and German and can converse in Greek.Short CV