CUNEF’s faculty members are distinguished international scholars, public policy experts, entrepreneurs, and executives. CUNEF promotes frontier scientific research, as well as the collaboration between faculty and private sector leaders on transformative applied research. To achieve research excellence, CUNEF recruits promising junior scholars and top senior scholars with an ambitious agenda, international projection and recognition, and the ability to publish in the leading scientific journals in their fields. CUNEF regularly hosts top scholars in finance, economics, and management as part of its weekly research seminar series and yearly international workshops series.