Skip navigation

Dr Ziad Elsahn

Assistant Professor

Department: Newcastle Business School

Ziad Elsahn

Ziad Elsahn is an Assistant Professor in International Business and Head of Education at the Entrepreneurship, innovation, and Strategy department at Northumbria University, Newcastle Business School. He joined Northumbria University in 2018 after completing his PhD in International Business at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. His research interests lie at the intersection of International Business, Organisation theory, and Strategy. Specifically, his research focuses on internationalisation, knowledge coordination and integration within and between organisations, and strategy making processes and practices. He explores these issues in the context of both SME and large cooperatives, professional service firms, and multinational entreprises. His research has been published in journals such as Journal of International Management, Industrial Marketing Management, International Business Review, Management International Review, Management Learning, R & D Management, Technological Forecasting and Social Change, and World Development.

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Alternative ways of studying time in qualitative international business research: A review and future agenda, Elsahn, Z., Earl, A. 1 Sep 2022, In: Journal of International Management
  • Corporate entrepreneurs and collaborative innovation in crisis: The case of the Covid-19 ventilator shortage, Korber, S., Siedlok, F., Elsahn, Z. 1 May 2022, In: The International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Corrigendum to “Threading the needle of the digital divide in Africa: The barriers and mitigations of infrastructure sharing”, Arakpogun, E., Elsahn, Z., Nyuur, R., Olan, F. 1 Jun 2022, In: Technological Forecasting and Social Change
  • Historical Social Network Analysis: advancing new directions for international business research, Buchnea, E., Elsahn, Z. 1 Oct 2022, In: International Business Review
  • Metaorganizing Collaborative Innovation for Action on Grand Challenges, Callagher, L., Korber, S., Siedlok, F., Elsahn, Z. 20 Jan 2022, In: IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management
  • Artificial intelligence in Africa: challenges and opportunities, Arakpogun, E., Elsahn, Z., Olan, F., Elsahn, F. 13 Feb 2021, The Fourth Industrial Revolution, Cham, Switzerland, Springer
  • Beyond contact-tracing: The public value of eHealth application in a pandemic, Gerli, P., Arakpogun, E., Elsahn, Z., Olan, F., Prime, K. 1 Jul 2021, In: Government Information Quarterly
  • “Can we build it? Yes, we can!” complexities of resource re-deployment to fight pandemic, Elsahn, Z., Siedlok, F. 1 Feb 2021, In: Industrial Marketing Management
  • Early career researchers’ identity threats in the field: The shelter and shadow of collective support, Callagher, L., Elsahn, Z., Hibbert, P., Korber, S., Siedlok, F. 1 Sep 2021, In: Management Learning
  • Managing Internationalisation Tensions in Producer Cooperatives, Siedlok, F., Elsahn, Z., Callagher, L. 22 Feb 2021, In: AIB Insights

  • Business andManagement Studies PhD December 10 2018
  • Business and Administration MA July 31 2012

a sign in front of a crowd

Northumbria Open Days

Open Days are a great way for you to get a feel of the University, the city of Newcastle upon Tyne and the course(s) you are interested in.

Research at Northumbria

Research at Northumbria

Research is the life blood of a University and at Northumbria University we pride ourselves on research that makes a difference; research that has application and affects people's lives.

a person sitting at a table

Order your prospectus

If you would like to know more about our courses, or life in general as a student at Northumbria, then we can help you.

Latest News and Features

a large city landscape
Justine Greening with Northumbria University Economic Development Manager Sue Graham at the white paper launch event in London
Professor Matthew Johnson pictured giving a keynote address, standing in front of a lecturn with a large screen beghind him
An image of the Lindisfarne Gospels
More news

Back to top