Dr. Schinckus

Dr. Christophe Schinckus holds the potion of Professor of Finance at Monarch Business School. He is presently a Professor at the University of the Fraser Valley in Canada where he is the Director of the School of Business. He is also Honorary Professor at the University of Leicester (UK). Dr. Schinckus holds a BSc in Engineering and Management; a BSc in Computer Science; a MSc in Engineering and Management; a MSc in Financial Risk Management; a MA in Philosophy of Science and a MASt (Master in Advanced Studies) in Economic Epistemology. He finished his first PhD in Economics in 2009 from the University of Paris I – Pantheon Sorbonne, France and his second PhD in Philosophy of Science from the University of Cambridge, UK. Dr. Schinckus gained teaching and managerial experience in different universities around the world, including: The University of Quebec at Montreal, The London School of Economics (UK) and the University of Leicester (UK), RMIT Melbourne (Australia), RMIT Vietnam, and Taylor University (Malaysia).

Dr. Schinckus is a Certified Expert in Digital Finance (CEDF) from the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and is a Senior Fellow of the British Higher Education Academy (SFHEA). His research deals with Econophysics (Physics applied to Finance); FinTech & Cryptocurrencies; Energy and Economics; Anthropocene and Finance; Epistemology of Finance and more generally with all aspects of epistemic post-modernism.

He has published more than 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals and a book on Econophysics with the Oxford University Press. In parallel to his academic activities Dr. Schinckus also collaborates as a research consultant for private companies, such as JPMorgan and Suez Gaz de France as wells as with the African Development Bank.

Academic Positions Held
  • Professor of Finance, Monarch Business School, Switzerland
  • Professor & Director of Business Program, University of the Fraser Valley, B.C., Canada
  • Honorary Professor, University of Leicester, UK
Academic Positions Held In The Past
  • Professor RMIT, Australia
  • Professor RMIT, Vietnam
  • Professor, London School of Economics, UK
  • Professor, University of Quebec at Montreal, Canada
  • Professor, Taylor University, Malaysia
Academic Credentials
  • Ph.D. in Economics, University of Paris I, Pantheon Sorbonne, France
  • Ph.D. Philosophy of Science, Oxford University, UK
  • M.Sc. Engineering & Management, University of Liege, Belgium
  • M.Sc. Financial Risk Management, University St-Louis, Belgium
  • M.A. Philosophy of Science, Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium
  • Master in Advanced Studies, Economic Epistomology, University of Paris I, Pantheon Sorbonne, France
Awards And Honors
  • Digital Finance (CEDF) from the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
  • Senior Fellow of the British Higher Education Academy (SFHEA), UK
Main Academic Interests
  • Econophysics, Physics applied to Financ
  • FinTech & Cryptocurrencies
  • Energy and Economics, Anthropocene and Finance
  • Epistemology of Finance
  • Epistemic Post-Modernism
Professional Positions Held In The Past
  • Research Consultant, JP Morgan
  • Research Consultant, Suez Gaz de France
  • Research Consultant, African Development Bank
Languages
  • English
  • French