SCIENTIFIC DIRECTIONS AND EXPERTS

RISEBA conducts research in the following fields, which correspond to its departments and their specialisations:

  • Faculty of Business, sector – social sciences, subsector – economics and business
  • Faculty of Media and Communication, sector – social sciences, subsector – mass media and communication; sector – humanities and arts, subsector – music, visual arts and architecture
  • Faculty of Architecture, sector – engineering and technology, subsector – construction and transport engineering

 

RISEBA research includes: active work in research projects; participation in international research and academic conferences, art and architecture symposia, exhibitions, competitions and audiovisual festivals and shows in Latvia and abroad; preparation and publication of research papers and case studies in highly rated double-blind peer-reviewed journals; creation and production of films and plays.

RISEBA promotes the following intellectual contributions: 

  • research publications in international research periodicals (journals, monographs, books, book chapters, case studies) 
  • participation in international research conferences, symposia, competitions, shows in Latvia and abroad 
  • supervising or participating in the implementation of Latvian Council of Science and other state research projects and programmes, incl. artistic and architectural projects 
  • patents un licences 
  • public exhibitions of creative work 

 

RISEBA promotes the following research and creative activities among its academic staff: 

  • • activities as experts of the Latvian Council of Science 
  • • supervising and reviewing doctoral theses, including outside RISEBA 
  • • supervising or participating in the activities of research, academic and creative committees or collegiate bodies, including outside RISEBA 
  • • supervising or participating in the activities of conference organisation committees 
  • • supervising or participating in the activities of editorial boards of research publications 
  • • supervising or participating in the activities of associations (scientific, academic, professional, creative) 
  • • activities in mass media to publicise research results

 

RISEBA research directions

 

RISEBA conducts research in the following fields, which correspond to its departments and their

specialisations:

  • Faculty of Business, sector – social sciences, subsector – economics and business
  • Faculty of Media and Communication, sector – social sciences, subsector – mass media and communication; sector – humanities and arts, subsector – music, visual arts and architecture
  • Faculty of Architecture, sector – engineering and technology, subsector – construction and transport engineering

 

Research in the field of social sciences

 

Research in economics and business

Business modelling, dynamic capabilities, value innovation and real options theory

Head of research direction

Members, partners:

Prof., Dr.oec. 

Andrejs Čirjevskis

A.Č.

PhD stud. Regina Ločmele - Luņeva, RISEBA
PhD Pierre Keller, RISEBA
Assoc. prof., Dr. Som Sekhar Bhattacharyya, National Institute of Industrial Engineering (Indija)

Master students

 

Bank management and operation

Head of research direction

Members, partners:

Asoc.prof., Dr.Chem. Ilmārs Kreituss

I.K.

Dr.sc. adm. Iveta Cīrule, RISEBA 

PhD stud. Ilona Beizītere, RISEBA
Assoc.prof., Dr.oec. Edgars Brēķis, RISEBA
Assoc.prof., Dr.oec. Natālija Konovalova, RISEBA
Diāna Neimane, SEB banka
PhD Paulius Astromskis, V.Gediminas university (Lietuva)
Heidi Kakko, Estonian Business Angels Network
Prof., Dr.oec. Svetlana Saksonova, LU

 

Innovative entrepreneurshipa and business digitalisation

Head of research direction

Members, partners:

Prof., Dr.oec. Tatjana Vasiļjeva

T.V.

PhD stud. Marius Schonberger, BA
PhD stud. Julija Novinkina, RISEBA 
PhD stud. Kirathimo Muruga, RISEBA  
Master students
PhD Ville Saarikoski, Laurea University (Somija)
Andris Melnūdris, LIKTA 
Dr.sc. ing. Sigita Misiņa, SEB Apdrošināšana

 

Macroeconomics and tax system research in Latvia

Head of research direction

Members, partners:

Prof., Dr.sc. adm. Anatolijs Prohorovs

A.P.

PhD stud. Ļevs Fainglozs, RISEBA
Dr., Assist. Prof. Jūlija Bistrova, RTU
Prof., PhD Marina Solesvik, Nord University (Norvēģija)

 

Psychology and supervision in business

Head of research direction

Members, partners:

Prof., Dr.Psych.

Maija Zakriževska-Belogrudova

M.Z.

Assist. Prof. Dr.psych. Solveiga Blumberga, RISEBA
Assoc. prof. Dr.paed. Raina Vīra, RISEBA
PhD Jūlija Žakemo, RISEBA
Prof. Dr.paed. Lūcija Rutka, RISEBA
Master’s and bachelor’s programme students 

Prof., Dr. Psych. Kristīne Mārtinsone, RSU 
Doc., Dr.med. Kristaps Circenis, RSU 
Ilze Dreifelde, Latvijas supervizoru apvienība

 

Strategic human resource management

Head of research direction

Members, partners:

Prof., Dr.sc. admin. 

Iveta Ludviga

I.L.

PhD stud. Agita Kalviņa, LU
PhD stud. Inese Slūka, RISEBA
Irēna Ļeoņenko, Latvijas Personāla Vadīšanas Asociācija 
PhD. Stud. Daiga Ērgle, LU, AirBaltic
PhD stud. Katri Vintiša, LU, SIA “Creative technologies”
EHRM (European Human resource Management) projekts, Assoc.prof., Dr. Erik Poutsma; Radboud University (Nīderlande) 

Master students

 

Research in the media and communication

Complex research of advertising and public relations

Head of research direction

Members, partners:

Leading researcher

Tatjana Bartele

Lect. Mg.sc. soc. Artis Eglītis, RISEBA
Lect. Mg.art., PhD stud. Aivars Helde, RSU
Lect. Dr.sc.soc., Guna Matule, RISEBA
Mg.sc.soc. Glorija Sarkane, RISEBA
Mg.sc.soc. Lidija Semjonova, RISEBA

Assist. prof. Dr.art, Astra Spalvēna, RISEBA
Master and bachelor students
PhD Ester Bardone, University of Tartu (Igaunija)
Dominika Zagrodzka, University of Silesia (Polija)
PhD Håkan Jönsson, Lund University (Zviedrija)
Doc., Dr. Ņina Trubņikova, Krievijas Tautu draudzības universitāte (Krievija)
O. Žuraveļa, Žurnālistikas fakultātes dekāne, Valsts pētījumu Novosibirskas Valsts universitāte (Krievija)
Asoc.prof., Dr. Jānis Kārkliņš, BSA
Prof., Dr.oec. Biruta Sloka, LU

 

Research in the humanities and arts

Research in the subfield of music, visual arts and architecture

Audiovisual media and digital art

Head of research direction

Members, partners:

Prof. Rasa Šmite

R.Š.

PhD stud. Aigars Ceplītis, LU

Doc. Jānis Holšteins, RISEBA

Liepājas Universitāte; Latvijas Universitāte

 

Research in the field of engineering and technology

Research in the field of construction and transport engineering

Research covering the social and spatial aspects of the urban environment

Head of research direction

Members, partners:

Docente, Dr. arh. 

Ilze Paklone

I.P.

 

 

 

Partners

Accreditations

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