Carlos M. P. Sousa

Carlos M. P. Sousa

Adjunct Teaching Fellow


Carlos M. P. Sousa is full Professor of Marketing and Business Strategy at Molde University College (MUC). He received his PhD from the University College Dublin (Ireland). Prior to joining Molde University, he was a Full Professor of Marketing at Durham University (UK) and Lecturer of Marketing at University College Dublin (Ireland).

In addition, Professor Sousa has been a visiting professor at universities in Australia, Brazil, Chile, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Spain, and the UK. Professor Sousa has published over 60 articles, including: Research Policy, Journal of Product Innovation Management, R&D Management, Journal of International Marketing, Journal of World Business, Global Strategy Journal, British Journal of Management, Journal of Business Research, International Marketing Review, Management International Review, International Business Review, Journal of Business Research, European Journal of Marketing, International Journal of Management Reviews, International Small Business Journal, and Journal of Small Business Management. Professor Sousa is an Associate Editor of International Marketing Review (ABS3) and Associate Editor of the Journal of Business Research (ABS3).

In addition, he sits on the Editorial Review Board of the Journal of International Marketing and Industrial Marketing Management. In March 2021, Professor Sousa was awarded the 2021 Hans B. Thorelli Award by the American Marketing Association. This award recognizes the article that has made the most significant and long-term contribution to international marketing theory or practice that was published 5+ years ago. For 2021, the prize was awarded to Sousa and Bradley’s article, “Cultural Distance and Psychic Distance: Two Peas in a Pod?,” which appeared in the March 2006 issue (Vol. 14, No. 1) of Journal of International Marketing.