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Associate Professor

Management and Human Resources

Elie is an Associate Professor of Management. He completed a PhD in Management at the Ivey School of Business, The University of Western Ontario, Canada.

He teaches in the MSc, MBA, PhD, and Executive Programs. He has served as the Academic Coordinator of the Managerial Competencies in the HEC MSc Programs (2010-2015), the Program Director of the HEC-Oxford Executive Master in Consulting and Coaching for Change (2013-2015), Chair of the Department of Management and Human Resources (2015) and Director of the Executive MSc in General Management (since 2017). He also served as Associate Dean in charge of the PhD Program at HEC Paris and as Deputy Director of the Social Sciences and Humanities Doctoral School of University of Paris-Saclay (2016 and 2017).

His research focuses on CEOs, risk, and global strategy. His work has appeared in the leading academic journals Academy of Management Journal, Organization Science, and Strategic Management Journal. He regularly presents his research in international academic conferences and industry events. He serves as an ad hoc reviewer for numerous academic journals and research grant foundations and is a member of the Editorial Board of the Academy of Management Journal since 2011.

He has received various research awards including the J. Armand Bombardier PhD Fellowship in Global Management, the University of Western Ontario Plan for Excellence Award, and the Emerald Management Reviews Citation of Excellence Award. He is listed since 2010 in the Who’s Who in the World (management academia). He was awarded in 2010 and in 2012 the Commission of European Management Schools' Course of the Year Award for his course "Managing Global Complexity." He received in 2015 the Academy of Management Journal Best Reviewer Award. 

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