Visiting Professors

Each year, IGR-IAE welcomes around 20 visiting professors, who teach seminars or courses in our French or international programs.
They also work on joint research projects with our professors, and present their recent work in seminars organized during their stays.

Délégation Kiel



Assistant Professor
Evelien CROONEN is an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen, the Netherlands. Her research projects deal with franchising. She teaches chain management in the Master of Marketing FRSC (Franchising, Retail and Service Chains) with Pr Rozenn PERRIGOT.


Dr. Amélie Jacquemin is associate professor of entrepreneurship at the Louvain School of Management (UCLouvain, Belgium). At IGR, she participates in research seminars and programs focusing on critical perspectives in entrepreneurship.


Dr Eugenia RUIZ-MOLINA is Professor in the Department of Marketing and Market Research, University of Valencia, Spain. She has been teaching in several Marketing courses in English and participated in several e-learning and teaching-learning innovation projects.

Laurent TASKIN

Professor Laurent TASKIN is specialized in Human Resources at UC Louvain. He conducts research from a critical perspective, focusing on alternative forms of work organization. At IGR, he participates in research seminars and conferences for HR master's students.

Beatrice Van Der HEIJDEN

Beatrice Van Der HEIJDEN is Head of the Department Strategic HRM, and Director of Research of the Responsible Organization Research Program. She holds a Chair in Strategic HRM at the Open Universiteit in the Netherlands, and at the University of Nijmegen, Radboud, the Netherlands.


Anna WATSON is a Reader at the University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom. She teaches in chain development in the Master of Marketing FRSC (Franchising, Retail & Service Chains) with Pr Rozenn PERRIGOT.

Joachim WOLF

Joachim WOLF is a Professor at the Christian-Albrechts-Universität of Kiel, Germany. He gives lectures in Business in the Master of Business Administration in International Management.

North America


Principal Economist
Dr Olesya GRISHCHENKO is from New York University, USA. She shares several joint research projects in Finance with Pr. Franck MORAUX.

Frances GUNN

Dr. Frances Gunn is a Professor with the Ted Rogers School of Retail Management at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada. Dr. Gunn’s research interests include the professionalization of retail management careers, retail management education, and the development of innovation in retail services.


Associate Professor
Dr Amy H. JONES is an Associate Professor from the University of West Alabama, USA. She led workshops during the International Week in January 2019 and 2020


Associate Professor
Dr. Nina Krey is an Assistant Professor at Rowan University, in Glassboro, New Jersey (USA). Dr. Krey’s primary research interests include sensation and perception in value-added consumption experiences, contemporary issues related to new media (e.g. wearable technologies), and multi-method research approaches.


Associate Professor
Odile J. STREED is an Associate Professor of Marketing at Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, USA. She is invited by Karine PICOT COUPEY and Laura SABBADO DA ROSA and give classes in Marketing for the Master 1 and Exchange Students.

South America


Dr. Ann Cunliffe is a professor of organisational studies at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV) in Brazil. She is currently working on ethical leadership, non-traditional qualitative research methods, and reflective approaches to research, practice, and learning. Since 2022, she participates in several scientific events organized by IGR IAE.


Associate Professor
Dr. Ana Claudia Torres Da Silva Estrella, professor of Business law and Business Ethics. She coordinates the Center for studies in Business Ethics (NEEPE) and coordinates as well the MBA program in Strategic Business (PGGN) at University Federal Fluminense- UFF in Rio de Janeiro. She teaches the students of the Master 1 of Business Administration.


Dr. Raquel JANISSEK MUNIZ is a professor at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil. She specializes in Strategic Foresight and the application of AI in organizations. She is invited by Laura SABBADO DA ROSA for a three-month research leave at IGR IAE in 2024.


Philippe DEBROUX

Philippe DEBROUX is a Professor at the Soka University, Japan. He gives lectures in "Management of Japanese companies" and "Human Resources in Japan" in the Master Administration des Entreprises.


Pr. Naoki KURIYAMA is a Professor at the Faculty of Business Administration of Soka University in Tokyo, Japan. His current research focuses on Labour-Management Relations and Supply Chain Challenges in Asia He will teach the students of the Franco-Japanese Management Center and our international students from the Master in International Human Resources Project Management.

Kazuhiko YAGO

Dr. Yago Kazuhiko is a Professor of Waseda University, Japan, invited by Karine PICOT-COUPEY