Aline Muller


Aline Muller is Chief Executive Officer of LISER (Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research), affiliate Professor of Economics and Finance at the University of Luxembourg and the University of Liège as well as Member of the Board of Directors of the Luxembourg Central Bank.

LISER’s mission is to provide well-grounded and clear-cut answers to policy relevant questions with the objective to advance knowledge in economic, social and spatial sciences. Since 2016, Aline demonstrates a fierce commitment to develop a strong research institution of international scientific standing as a driving force for Luxembourg's policy-making as well as societal and economic development.

Aline’s contributions in financial economics have been presented at numerous leading international conferences and have been published in top ranked journals like the Journal of International Money and Finance, Journal of Empirical Finance, Journal of Banking and Finance, etc. She has been regularly teaching financial economics and applied econometric courses at the Radboud University of Nijmegen, Maastricht University, Erasmus University Rotterdam, University of Luxembourg and University of Liège. She has moreover been lecturing frequently at several universities in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Australasia.

Aline Muller has developed over the last 20 years a solid experience in the strategic management of research and business projects and organisations across different countries and institutional environments.

Aline was member of the Advisory Board of the Belgian Ministry of Cooperation focusing on the Coherence of Development Policies. In Luxembourg she was member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the National Research Fund (2010 – 2014). At an international level Aline is member of the European Network for Research Evaluation in the Social Sciences and the Humanities as well as member of many renowned academic financial economics associations.

She will participate in the round table "How to manage in 2022: the essential role(s) of modern leaders".