Metka Tekavčič, PhD

Full Professor 

  • Academic Unit for Management and Organisation (Regular Member)
  • Academic Unit for Accounting and Auditing (Associate Member)
  • Office Hours
  • Wednesday at 14:00 in D110
Curriculum Vitae
Prof. Metka Tekavčič was named Dean of the Faculty of Economics, University of Ljubljana (FELU) in 2013. From 2001 to 2007 professor Tekavčič was Vice-Dean at the FELU. From 1999 to 2001 she was also the Head of the Academic Unit of Management and Organization. Her research interest lies in the fields of cost and performance management, as well as non-profit and especially education management. Prof. Tekavčič has attended many international conferences, where she has presented papers from her research areas. She has published several research articles in Slovene, other European, and US peer-reviewed journals. She is a member of editorial boards in several prominent journals from her research field. Prof. Tekavčič is president of the FELU’s Senate and the Head of the Institute for Management and Organization. In 2014 she was awarded the Artemida award for Women's Excellence in Management.

From 1992 till 2013 she was a member of the City Council of Ljubljana, Slovenia. She has long been and remains a member of the supervisory boards of many important Slovenian companies and other institutions. In 2016, the Dean Tekavčič was appointed as a member of the EQUIS Accreditation Board, run by European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), the leading international network for management development. Since 2017, prof. Tekavčič has also served as a member of the AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) Initial Accreditation Committee and a member the and European Advisory Council (EAC). In addition to her work, she is a vice-dean of Challenge:Future, a global youth a global think-DO-tank.
Selected Research and Consulting Activities
  • MESTI, Tanja, MILEVA-BOSHKOSKA, Biljana, KOS, Mitja, TEKAVČIČ, Metka, OCVIRK, Janja.
    The cost of systemic therapy for metastatic colorectal carcinoma in Slovenia: discrepancy analysis between cost and reimbursement.
  • Radiology and oncology, ISSN 1318-2099, 2014, doi: 10.2478/raon-2014-0046. (Original scientific article)
  • PELJHAN, Darja, ŠEVIĆ, Željko, TEKAVČIČ, Metka.
    Knowledge-based network links: a must for rapid internationalisation of a 'born global' company.
  • Aktual´ni problemi ekonomiki, ISSN 1993-6788, 2014, 2 (152) 191-200. (Original scientific article)
  • MIHELIČ, Katarina Katja, TEKAVČIČ, Metka.
    Work-family conflict : a review of antecedents and outcomes.
  • International journal of management and information systems, ISSN 2157-9628, 2014, 18(1)15-25 (Original scientific article)
  • BOJANC, Rok, MÖREC, Barbara, TEKAVČIČ, Metka, JERMAN-BLAŽIČ, Borka.
    Model določitve optimalnega obsega vlaganj v informacijsko varnost.
  • IB revija, ISSN 1318-2803. 2012, 46(3/4)53-61. (Original scientific article)
    Managing the investment in information security technology by use of a quantitative modeling.
  • Information processing and management, ISSN 0306-4573, 2012, 48(6)1031-1052. (Original scientific article)
  • JAVORNIK, Samo, TEKAVČIČ, Metka, MARC, Mojca.
    The efficiency of intellectual capital investments as a potential leading indicator.
  • International business and economics research journal, ISSN 1535-0754, 2012, 11(5)535-558. (Original scientific article)
  • TEKAVČIČ, Metka, ŠOBOTA, Aleksandra, PELJHAN, Darja, MARC, Mojca, PONIKVAR, Nina.
    Spremljanje uspešnosti poslovanja v velikih slovenskih podjetjih.
  • IB revija, ISSN 1318-2803, 2010, 44, (3/4) 23-31. (Original scientific article)
  • MIHELIČ, Katarina Katja, LIPIČNIK, Bogdan, TEKAVČIČ, Metka.
    Ethical leadership.
  • International journal of management and information systems, ISSN 2157-9628, 201014(5)31-41. (Original scientific article)
  • MARC, Mojca, PELJHAN, Darja, PONIKVAR, Nina, ŠOBOTA, Aleksandra, TEKAVČIČ, Metka.
    Performance measurement in large Slovenian companies : an assessment of progress.
  • International journal of management and information systems, ISSN 2157-9628, 2010, 14(5)129-139. (Original scientific article)
  • TEKAVČIČ, Metka, PELJHAN, Darja.
    Strategy and management control systems : how are they interrelated?
  • International journal of trade and global markets, 2010, 3(1) 5-23. (Original scientific article)
  • MARC, Mojca, PELJHAN, Darja, PONIKVAR, Nina, ŠOBOTA, Aleksandra, TEKAVČIČ, Metka.
    Determinats of integrated performance measurement systems usage : an empirical study.
  • The journal of applied business research, ISSN 0892-7626, 2010,26(5)63-76. (Original scientific article)
  • PELJHAN, Darja, TEKAVČIČ, Metka, MARC, Mojca, ŠOBOTA, Aleksandra.
    Obvladovanje uspešnosti poslovanja : ali slovenska podjetja napredujejo?
  • Teorija in praksa, ISSN 0040-3598, 2010, 47(4)671-691. (Original scientific article)
  • PENGER, Sandra, TEKAVČIČ, Metka.
    Testing Dunn and Dunn's and Honey and Mumford's learning style theories: the case of the Slovenian higher education system.
  • Management, ISSN 1331-0194, 2009, 14(2)1-20. (Original scientific article)
  • TEKAVČIČ, Metka, GRÜNFELD, Vojko, HEGLER, Jožka.
    Organiziranost Mestne občine Ljubljana v luči novega javnega menedžmenta.
  • Uprava, ISSN 1581-7555, 2009, 7(1)87-108. (Original scientific article)
  • KREMLJAK, Zvonko, TEKAVČIČ, Metka.
    System approach to direct the system development capability.
  • Collection of working papers for 24th DAAAM International Symposium. (Annals of DAAAM, ISSN 2304-1382, Vol. 24, no. 1). Vienna: DAAAM International Vienna, 2013 (Published scientific conference contribution)
    Informacijska varnost v podjetniškem okolju : potrebe, ukrepi in ekonomika vlaganj, (Znanstvene monografije Ekonomske fakultete).
  • Ljubljana: Ekonomska fakulteta, 2014. ISBN 978-961-240-283-9. (Scientific monograph)
    Cultural differences and homogeneity in strategic alliances: the case of Trimo Trebnje (Slovenia) and Trimo VSK (Russia).
  • In: Strategic alliances, mergers and acquisitions : the influence of culture on successful cooperation. Cheltenham, Northampton: E. Elgar, 2010, pp. 121-149 (Chapter in a scientific monograph)
  • Tekavčič, Metka, (member of editorial council)
    Teorija in praksa. ISSN 0040-359
  • Ljubljana: Fakulteta za družbene vede Univerze v Ljubljani (Editor)
  • Full Bibliography of Published Articles (COBISS)
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