Research and faculty


This year, 15 teacher-researchers have joined EM Normandie’s teaching staff team. With 29 different nationalities, the Faculty, under new management led by Sylvaine Castellano, attracts the best talent. Staff are drawn to its academic excellence, the EM Normandie spirit, an educational model based on Edtech to enrich the student experience, an educational innovation centre and the support provided for teachers. In keeping with the school’s “School for Life, School for Good, School for All” philosophy, everyone shares the ambition of leading the School to become the best French higher education teaching and research institution in the world.

Sylvaine CastellanoTo strengthen the specialisms and research areas that give EMN its enviable reputation, Sylvaine Castellano, who holds a doctorate in management science from the University of Luxembourg, Professor of strategy, Director of research since 2020, has been appointed Dean of Faculty.

hachard-virginieShe is supported by Virginie Hachard, who has a doctorate in management science from the University of Caen-Normandy, Associate Professor of finance and accounting, and is now Deputy Dean of Faculty and Director of Educational Projects. She establishes and implements EM Normandie’s strategy in terms of changing pedagogical models.
Together, they have restructured the school’s five departments: Economy, regions & sustainable development / Marketing HR & organisation / strategy & entrepreneurship / Supply Chain Management & digital.

amandine lareAmandine Laré holds a doctorate in economics from the University of Rouen-Normandie. An Associate Professor of social and solidarity-based economy, she has become head of the Department of Economy, Regions & Sustainable Development, which welcomes new recruits Lucas DurandNoukignon Kone-Silue and Marine Bastiège.

Lucas DurandLucas Durand, doctorate in geography from Grenoble Alpes University,
Assistant Professor of regional development and Academic Director of the M2/MS Regional Development Str@tegies.

noukigon-koneNoukignon Kone-Silue, holds a doctorate in Economics from the University of Rouen-Normandy, and is Assistant Professor of economics.

marine-bastiegeMarine Bastiège, doctorate in management science, University of La Rochelle,
Assistant Professor of accounting and public management.

julian-hofmannJulian Hoffmann, PhD in Management, University of Cologne, Germany,
Associate Professor of Marketing, he is the new head of the Marketing Department.

diana-santistevanDiana Santistevan, doctorate in management science from the University of Paris-Dauphine-PSL,
Associate Professor of intercultural management and organisational behaviour, she has been appointed Head of the HR & Organisation Department.

Mario A. MendozaMario Mendoza, doctorate in management science from the University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne,
Doctorate in strategic management, Ecricome/ NEOMA Business School,
Assistant professor of strategy
New head of the Strategy & Entrepreneurship Department, which this year has also welcomed.

Cesar BaenaCésar Baena, PhD in Political Science, London School of Economics and Political Science-UK, Professor of Strategy, Director of Postgraduate Programmes. Department, which this year has also welcomed.

samah jradiSamah Jradi, doctorate in management science, Kedge Business School,
Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management and Logistics
She leads the Supply Chain Management & Digital Department, which has taken on 4 new teacher-researchers

Moaci Godinho FilhoMoacir Godinho Filho, HDR, PhD in Industrial Engineering, Federal University of São Carlos, Brazil,
Professor of Supply Chain Management,
Academic Director of the M2/MSc International Logistics and Port Management and M2/MSc Supply Chain Management courses.

Vincent DutotVincent Dutot, HDR, IAE Poitiers, Doctorate in Business Administration, Laval University, Canada,
Professor of Information Systems Management and Digital Marketing
Academic Director of M2 Digital Strategy and Innovation.

jakob-puchingerJacob Puchinger, Doctorate in computer science, TU Wien, Austria,
Professor of Supply Chain Management and Logistics.

Mohammadali VosooghidizajiMohammadali Vosooghidizaji, PhD in Management Sciences, University of Le Havre- Normandy,
Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management.

The following members of staff have joined the Law, Finance and Audit Department:

valentina-feboValentina Febo, finance doctoral student, University of Bologna, Italy,
Assistant Professor of finance.

charbel-salloumCharbel Salloum, HDR in Management Science, University of Lille, Doctorate in Management Science, University of Aix-Marseille III,
Associate Professor of Finance and Academic Director of M2 Audit Finance on the Master’s in Management (Programme Grande Ecole).

meena-jafferaliMeena Jafferali Global Master of Business Administration, University of London South Bank, UK, Assistant Professor of Finance and Academic Director of M2 Fintech and M1 Global Track on the Master’s in Management (Programme Grande Ecole).

yasmine-essafi-zouariYasmine Essafi Zouari PhD in Finance – University of Paris Dauphine,
Assistant Professor of finance.

irina-cirovicIrina Cirovic, Master LLCE Anglais – Université du Havre-Normandie, DEA langues germaniques (niveau Doctorat) – Université de Vladivostok (Russie),
Professeur d’anglais et de FLE a été nommée cheffe du Département des langues.

isabelle-malevautIsabelle Malevaut a également rejoint l’EM Normandie en qualité de que Curriculum Officer et Chargée de mission CIR. Elle gère et coordonne avec la faculté les processus en lien au curriculum des différents programmes de l’école dans le respect des exigences internes et externes à l’institution.