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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.

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  • Bridging the digital divide in Africa via universal service funds: an institutional theory perspective, Arakpogun, E., Whalley, J., Wanjiru, R., Elsahn, Z., Kummitha, R. 9 May 2023, In: Information Technology and People
  • We-experiences and the maintenance of workplace friendships: Being workplace friends together, Korber, S., Hibbert, P., Callagher, L., Siedlok, F., Elsahn, Z. 29 Jul 2023, In: Management Learning
  • 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. 19 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

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

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