Carmen Marcuello is full professor in the Department of Business Management at the University of Zaragoza. Since 2003, she has been the director of the research group GESES-University of Zaragoza, which has 26 researchers. Between 2008 and 2014, she was the Head of the Business Management Department at Zaragoza University. She has participated in the creation of CEPES-Aragón, is member of CIRIEC-Spain, specialising in research on social economy organization, and is also a member the European Research Network (EMES), which focuses on the study of social enterprises. As a member of the board of the Integration Employment Foundation, she participates in one Special Employment Centers, Arapack, as well as with the Work Integration Social Enterprise, Mapiser. From 2016 is the director of the Cathedra “Cooperatives and Social Economy, Caja Rural de Teruel” and president of OIBESCOOP (Observatorio Iberoamericano para el Empleo y la Economía Social).
Her teaching specialisation is in management of social economy organizations and efficiency evaluation. The development of her research has focused on the study of social economy organizations, corporate social responsibility, and social impact. She has published research papers in more than 20 books and over 60 articles in international and national journals. She has been responsible for 12 research projects and has participated in five international projects. Cofunder of Musethica in 2012 in Zaragoza (Spain).