Study Context

CARMELLE AND RÉMI MARCOUX CHAIR IN ARTS MANAGEMENT

Students in the program will have the opportunity to participate in the activities of the Carmelle and Rémi Marcoux Chair in Arts Management, held by Professor François Colbert. The Chair publishes the International Journal of Arts Management, which offers specialized articles in the field of cultural management. In addition to his duties as chairholder and editor of IJAM, François Colbert is co-chair of the International Association of Arts and Cultural Management (AIMAC). The Chair also offers a graduate diploma in the management of cultural organizations.

HEC MONTRÉAL

HEC Montréal’s faculty includes 250 career professors. The School holds three prestigious international accreditations: AACSB International, from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, EQUIS, from the European Foundation for Management Development, and AMBA, from the Association of MBAs (United Kingdom).

MONTREAL

With its four universities, its bilingualism and its culturally-diverse, world-renowned cultural scene, Montreal is an example of a city whose economy is based on knowledge, creativity and cultural tourism. According to Statistics Canada, the cultural industry, all sectors combined, represents a $45-billion market in Canada. Students pursuing a Ph.D. in Administration, with a specialization in arts management, will have access to some of the most innovative cultural organizations in Montreal on which to base their research.