Nancy Edwards is Assistant Professor of Finance at KEDGE Business School. She holds an MSc. in Accountancy from the University of North Carolina (USA), an MSc. in International Business and Management from the University of Groningen (the Netherlands), and a PhD from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany). She has taught courses in a broad range of subjects at universities in the Netherlands and Germany. Her professional experience in international higher education also includes extensive work in course and curricular design and academic program development, and research on university management and governance. In addition, she has professional experience in tax consulting and in public policy advising, having worked on policy research aimed at stimulating entrepreneurship in the Netherlands and Belgium and on the reform of university finance and governance in Germany.