Faculty and Staff

Dr. Grace Dagher

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


Grace Dagher is an Associate Professor of Management and Associate Chairperson of the Management and Marketing departments at Adnan Kassar School of Business. She holds a PhD in Business Administration from the University of Texas-Pan America, an MBA from the Lebanese American University and a BA in the same discipline from Middle East University. Her research interests focus on topics such as employee engagement, emotional intelligence and cross-cultural adjustment.

Teaching Interests

Research Interests

Executive Training

Presented at the “Research and Teaching Collaborations with Colleagues in Underrepresented Nations” workshop session at the Academy of Management conference in Boston, on August 4, 2012.

Consulting Activities

1999-2000 Research Assistant-Tourism Industry in Lebanon Sponsored by USAID.

Selected Publications

Articles in Refereed Journals:

Dagher, G. K., Chapa, O & Junaid, N. (2015). The historical evolution of employee engagement & self-efficacy constructs. Journal of Management History, 21(2), 232 – 256.

Dagher, G. K., Itani, O.S & Kassar, A. (2015). The Impact of Environment Concern & Attitude on Green Purchasing Behavior: Gender as the Moderator. Contemporary Management Research11(2), 179-206

Dagher, G. K, & Itani, O.S (2014). Factors influencing green purchasing behaviour: Empirical evidence from the Lebanese consumers”. Journal of Consumer Behaviour, 13(3), 188-195.