Sophia Opatska

  • PhD, Founding Dean and Chairman of the Board, UCU Business School (LvBS)
  • Vice-Rector for Strategic Development, Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU)
  • Member of the Board of European Federation of Catholic Universities (FUCE)
  • Member of Supervisory Board of Promprylad.Renovation

Her areas of expertise are Organizational Behavior and Learning Organizations, Organization Development, Entrepreneurship.

Sophia Opatska received her education from Ivan Franko University in Lviv, a degree in International Economic Relations, and defended her thesis work in Management and Human Capital Development.

She studied at Executive Education programs the University of Michigan Business School (USA), IEDC- Bled School of Management (Slovenia), China Europe International Business School (CEIBS), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), and had on-the- job training at InnoSpace Company (Denmark) and at the Warsaw School of Economics (Poland).

In 2017, she was on a semester fellowship at Nanovic Institute of European Studies, University of Notre Dame (USA). Sophia Opatska is a founder and supervisor of the Global Shapers project in Lviv and an Advisory Board member at the Emaus Center.