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Aissaoui, Rachida

Assistant Professor of Strategic Management & International Business

Management
Copeland 322
901-649-6325
aissaoui@ohio.edu

Education

University of Memphis, Ph.D. Management 2013

Southeastern Louisiana University, MBA 1999

ESCI Fontainebleau France, Master in International Negotiation 1999

Research Interests

Organizational and institutional change, Strategies in controversial industries, Cultural change and globalization

Peer Reviewed Papers and Awards

Aïssaoui, R., & Fabian, F. (2015). The French paradox: Implications for variations in global convergence. Journal of International Management, 21(1): 31-48. DOI:  10.1016/j.intman.2014.12.004

Aïssaoui, R. (2014). The homogeneity and heterogeneity of fields. Best Doctoral Student Paper in Track – Organization Theory and International Management, Southern Management Association 2014 Conference.

Aïssaoui, R., Amis, J.M., & Lawrence, T.B. (2013). When resources facilitate change: An institutional empowerment perspective. Best Doctoral Student Paper in Track – Organization Theory and International Management, Southern Management Association 2013 Conference.

Aïssaoui, R., & Amis, J.M. (2013). Episodic and systemic power in field restructuration: The role of institutional logics. Finalist Best Doctoral Student Paper, European Group of Organizational Studies 2013 Conference.

Amis, J.M., & Aïssaoui, R. (2013). Readiness for change: An institutional perspective. Journal of Change Management, Special Issue on Change Readiness, 13(1): 69-95. DOI: 10.1080/14697017.2013.768435

Aïssaoui, R., & Amis, J.M. (2012). Quantum and radical change. In Kessler, E.H. (Ed.), The Sage Encyclopedia of Management Theory. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, pp. 650-653.

Aïssaoui, R. (2012). Institutional struggles over (de)segregation in Shelby County, TN. Finalist Best Paper The Annual Civil Rights and Human Rights Conferences by The Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change.

Professional Experience

Instructor: University of Memphis

Business Controller: Leroy Merlin, Castorama, MediaSaturn

Business Consultant: Perez Cubero Travel Agencies

Assistant: A.T. Kearney, McKinsey, Deloitte et Touche

Owner and Manager: Restaurant