About the School

Faculty and Staff

Our faculty embodies business expertise and teaching excellence.

The faculty at the Adnan Kassar School of Business consists of top academics, researchers and experts in their respective business fields, within the main five departments of the School, bringing timely information and innovative knowledge to the classrooms. Their contribution to the world of academia is continuous, including research projects, publications in international journals, international conference proceedings, fellowships and business partnerships. 

One of the School’s main aims is to support valuable research initiatives and analysis of business trends across all industries as well as encourage partnerships with international institutions, in order to contribute to the world of applied business theory. 

Department of Economics

Full-Time Faculty

ali-fakih.jpgDr. Ali Fakih
Professor, and Chair of the Department of Economics

wassim-shahin-thumbnail1.jpgDr. Wassim Shahin
Professor, and Acting Dean of the Adnan Kassar School of Business

ghassan-dibeh-thumb.jpgDr. Ghassan Dibeh
Professor, and Associate Dean of the Adnan Kassar School of Business

abdallah-dah-thumb.jpgDr. Abdallah Dah

walid-marrouch-thumb.jpgDr. Walid Marrouch
Professor, and Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies & Research

salpie-djoundourian-400x600.jpgDr. Salpie Djoundourian
Associate Professor, and Associate Dean of the Adnan Kassar School of Business

dr-hussein-zeaiter-thumb.jpgDr. Hussein Zeaiter
Associate Professor

mohammad-karaki.jpgDr. Mohamad Karaki
Associate Professor

george-harb-thumb.jpgDr. George Harb
Associate Professor

leila-dagher-thumb.jpgDr. Leila Dagher
Associate Professor, and Assistant to the President for Public Policy

jamal-haidar.jpgDr. Jamal Haidar
Assistant Professor

davis-kirikalleli.jpgDr. Dervis Kirikkaleli
Associate Professor

hassan-sherry.jpgDr. Hassan Sherry
Assistant Professor

mary-habib.jpgDr. Mary Habib

Adjunct Faculty

Part-Time Faculty

Ms. Hiba Amro

Ms. Rihab Baltaji

Ms. Nora El Baba

Dr. Wissam Fahed

Mr. Anthony Fakhoury

Dr. Khalil Gebara

Ms. Ghida Hajj Diab

Dr. Rudy Keyrouz

Ms. Rita Mahfouz

Dr. Mohamad Hussein Mansour

Ms. Manuella Nehme

Ms. Lana Tabch

Dr. Abir Takieddine

Full-Time Staff

Department of Finance & Accounting

Full-Time Faculty

Dr. Wissam Abdallah
Chair of the Finance and Accounting Department and an Associate Professor of finance

rim-el-khoury-thumb.jpgDr. Rim El Khoury
Associate Professor

sebouh-aintablian-thumb.jpgDr. Sebouh Aintablian

ahmoud-araisi-thumb.jpgDr. Mahmoud Araissi

tony-assad-thumbnail.jpgMr. Tony Assad

salim-baz.jpgDr. Salim Baz
Assistant Professor of Finance

elie-el-bouri-thumb.jpgDr. Elie Bouri
Professor and Tenure

mustafa-dah-thumb.jpgDr. Mustafa Dah

walid-el-gammal-thumb.jpgDr. Walid Elgammal

bilal-kchouri-thumb.jpgDr. Bilal Kchouri
Assistant Professor

sami-sadaka-thumb.jpgDr. Sami Sadaka

mohammad-umar-thumb.jpgDr. Muhammad Umar
Associate Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Part-Time Faculty

Ms. Nahla Andraos

Mr. Georges Assaf

Mr. Amine El Hajj

Dr. Sonia Hajjar

Mr. Hadi Hammoud

Ms. Hiba Hassan

Ms. Marwa Al Jarmaki

Dr. Mohamad Kassem

Ms. Ghada Chami Majzoub

Mr. Abed El Hafiz Marrush

Mr. Samer Taweel

Mr. Ibrahim El Zoghbi

Full-Time Staff

Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management

Full-Time Faculty

Part-Time Faculty

Mr. Mohammad Azakir

Dr. Serge Chamelian

Full-Time Staff

Department of IT & Operations Management

Full-Time Faculty

manal-yunis-thumb.jpgDr. Manal Yunis
Associate professor and the chairperson of the Information Technology and Operations Management department

dia-bandaly-thumb.jpgDr. Dia Bandaly

khodr-fakih.jpgDr. Khodr Fakih

dunia-harajili.jpgDr. Dunia Harajli

abdul-nasser-kassar-thumb.jpgDr. Abdul-Nasser Kassar

issam-kouatli.jpgDr. Issam Kouatli

Dr. Joelle Nader

jordan-srour-thumb.jpgDr. Jordan Srour

abbas-tarhini-thumb.jpgDr. Abbas Tarhini

Adjunct Faculty

Part-Time Faculty

Ms. Yana Awad

Dr. Bilal Bader

Mr. Mahmoud Beydoun

Dr. Mohamad Bou Daher

Ms. Olfat El Sabeh

Ms. Amal El Maiss

Ms. Sandy El Masri

Dr. Ziad Haddad

Dr. Mohamad Hajj

Mr. Zaher Hamadeh

Mr. Hasan Hamdan

Dr. Ali Hejaze

Mr. Khaled Karam

Dr. Manal Khalil

Dr. Wael Sadek

Mr. Adel Saheb

Dr. Hassan Shamas

Dr. Mariam Shebaya

Dr. Abir Shirry

Mohamad Shreim

Full-Time Staff

Department of Management Studies

Full-Time Faculty

josiane-sreih-thumb.jpgDr. Josiane Fahed-Sreih
Chairperson of the Management Studies Department and an associate professor of management

Dr. Grace Dagher
Associate Professor of Management, Ph.D. Associate Chairperson of the Management & Marketing Departments

samar-aad.jpgDr. Samar Aad
Assistant professor

Dr. Jalal Armache

julian-fares-thumb.jpgDr. Julian Fares

Dr. Hussein Ismail

Dr. Silva Karkoulian
Director of Graduate Studies

michel-g-majdalani-thumb.jpgDr. Michel Majdalani

Dr. Leila Messarra

mira-thoumy-thumb.jpgDr. Mira Thoumy
Associate Professor

walid-touma-thumb.jpgDr. Walid R. Touma

Part-Time Faculty

Dr. Wafaa Abi Kheir

Dr. Pierre Abou Ezze

Dr. Rima Al Chaar

Ms. Anne Marie Boustani

Dr. Maryanne Fayad

Dr. Jad Jaber

Mr. Ghassan Marrouche

Dr. Joseph Nasr

Mr. Jihad Njeim

Ms. Rima Selman

Dr. Maya Shayya

Mr. Tarek Shebaya

Dr. Philip Zgheib

Full-Time Staff

Department of Marketing

Full-Time Faculty

maya-farah-thumb.jpgProfessor Maya Farah
Professor and Chairperson of the Marketing Department

Dr. Grace Dagher
Associate Professor of Management, Ph.D. Associate Chairperson of the Management & Marketing Departments

hounaida-el-jurdi-thumb.jpgDr. Hounaida El Jurdi
Assistant Professor

hossein-eslami.jpgDr. Hossein Eslami
Associate Professor

joelle-majdalani-thumb.jpgDr. Joelle Majdalani Hachem
Assistant Professor of Practice

annelie-baalbaki-new.jpgMs. Annelie Baalbaki

zahy-ramadan.jpgDr. Zahy Ramadan
Associate Professor, Director of Research Collaboration & Partnerships, Social Sciences and Management

Adjunct Faculty

Part-Time Faculty

Full-Time Staff