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Ms Maria Belizón


Maria Belizón

Lecturer/Assistant Professor
School of Business
01 716 8975
University College Dublin, School of Business, Blackrock East/West Hall Carysfort Avenue Blackrock Co. Dublin


María Jesús Belizón holds a PhD in Management from the University of Limerick, an MSc in International Management and Global Business from the University of Limerick and a BSc in Business Studies from Universidad Autonoma (Madrid, Spain). Her core research and teaching focuses are international HRM and industrial relations in multinational companies (MNCs), expatriation and how MNCs manage their subsidiaries across borders. Her research journey started in IESE Business School (University of Navarre) over 10 years ago and her work has been published in the Human Resource Management Journal, the European Journal of Industrial Relations, the Cross Cultural Management, Personnel Review and the Journal of Industrial Relations. She has also published a number of book chapters. In 2010, she was awarded the Kemmy Business School-Northern Trust Outstanding Scholar Award in recognition of her academic achievements as a graduate student. She is a frequent reviewer for journals such as the Human Resource Management, International Journal of Human Resource Management and the Asian Pacific Journal of Human Resource Management. She has also garnered considerable teaching experience, largely at Masters level in the domain of International Human Resource Management. For the past two academic years, she has served as the head of Teaching & Learning for her subject area.


  • BSc(Mangt)
    Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
  • MSc(Mangt)
    University of Limerick
  • Prof Dip University Teaching & Learning
    University College Dublin


  • Stata Fundamentals & Data Management
    Timberlake Consultants, Cass Business School, London, United Kingdom1 Dec 2015 - 22 Dec 2015