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Head of Management Department

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Dr. Dorra YAHIAOUI is an Associate Professor at Kedge Business School and Head of Management Department. She is teaching Human Resource Management and Organizational Behavior and was head of the Master Track “HR, leadership and change management”. She holds a PhD in Management from the University of Lyon III (France) and head of the research group Human Resource Management at EuroMed Research Business Institute. Her research is mainly focused on the International transfer of HRM practices, the international innovation process within MNCs, and the Management in the Middle East, North African & Asian countries. She published several book chapters and articles in high ranked journals such as Human Resource Management; The International Journal of Human Resource Management; Asia Pacific Business Review, Thunderbird: International Business Review, International Marketing Review, Qualitative Market Research: An International Journal, Competitiveness Review, among others.


    Recent publications
    Publication Year of publication Type of publication
    Jiang, C. & Yahiaoui, D. (2019). French multinational companies' HRM in China: strategic orientation and integration approaches. Asia Pacific Business Review, 25 (1), January, 3-18 2019 Refereed Article
    Chebbi H., Yahiaoui D., Vrontis D., Thrassou, A (2017). The Impact of Ambidextrous Leadership on the Internationalization of Emerging Market Firms (EMFs): the case of India. Special Issue: Emerging Markets Firms Venturing into Advanced Economies, Thunderbird International Business Review, 59 (3), May/June 2017, 421–436 2017 Refereed Article
    Golli A. Swalhi A., Yahiaoui D (In press), “What’s the link between Ethical climate and organizational commitment: case of Tunisian companies?” (In French), Special Issue « Management in Africa: Universality Vs. Contingency», Humanisme et Entreprise. Forthcoming. 2016 Refereed Article
    Yahiaoui D., Chebbi H., Weber Y. (2016), “HR practices, context, and knowledge transfer in M&A”, Special Issue: HRM practices in strategic partnerships in the emerging markets, The International Journal of Human Resource Management. Vol 27, N°19-20, pp.2415-2435 2016 Refereed Article
    Chebbi, H., Yahiaoui, D., Vrontis, D., & Thrassou, A. (2015) Building Multiunit Ambidextrous Organizations - A Transformative Framework. Human Resource Management, Vol. 54, No. S1. Pp. S155–S177 DOI: 10.1002/hrm.21662 2015 Refereed Article
    Yahiaoui, D. (2014) Hybridization: striking a balance between adoption and adaptation of human resource management practices in French multinational corporations and their Tunisian subsidiaries. International Journal of Human Resource Management, Vol. 26, Issue 13, 1665-1693. 2015 Refereed Article
    CHEBBI H., YAHIAOUI, D., THRASSOU, A. and VRONTIS, D. (2013), “The Exploration Activity’s Added Value Into the Innovation Process”, Global Business and Economics Review, Vol. 15, N° 2/3, p. 265-278. 2013 Refereed Article
    CHEBBI H., YAHIAOUI, D, (2012), “Local subsidiaries initiatives: Cultural determinants and outcomes”, World Review of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development, Vol. 8, N°4, p. 389-404. 2012 Refereed Article
    THRASSOU A., VRONTIS D., CHEBBI H., YAHIAOUI D. (2012), “A preliminary strategic marketing framework for new product development”, Journal of Transnational Management, Vol. 17, N°1, p.21-44. 2012 Refereed Article
    VRONTIS D., THRASSOU A., CHEBBI H., YAHIAOUI D. (2012), “Transcending Innovativeness Towards Strategic Reflexivity”, Qualitative Market Research: An International Journal, Vol.15, N°4, p. 420-437. 2012 Refereed Article
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