Dr Nissreen BARAKAT

Assistant Professor

Department: Strategy and Innovation


Email: nissreen.barakat@rennes-sb.com


  • Strategic Management of Innovation,
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic Management in the Digital Age,
  • Artificial Intelligence in Business,
  • Competitive Strategy,
  • Strategy Formulation and Simulation


  • Ph.D. in Management, IGR IAE, University of Rennes 1, France (2021)
  • Msc. International Human Resources Management, IGR IAE Rennes, France (2016)
  • MBA in Strategic management, German University in Cairo (GUC), Egypt (2015)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, English Section, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt (2002)

Research interests:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation
  • Organisational agility
  • Workforce agility
  • Agile and digital transformation
  • Dynamic capabilities

Work Experience


  • Assistant Professor of Management, Rennes School of Business (2022 – Present)
  • Assistant Professor of Management, Burgundy School of Business (2021 – 2022)
  • Adjunct Lecturer in Rennes School of Business, NEOMA Business School, IGR IAE  Rennes (2017 – 2021)


  •  Managing sustainability business management specialisation in Burgundy School of Business (2021-2022)
  • Over 15 years’ experience in business analysis and quality assurance management, Information communication technology (ICT) industry, Egypt & United Arab Emirates


Intellectual contributions

  • Ph.D. The influence of organizational agility and human resources flexibility on the employees’ well-being and work-life balance.

Presentations of Non-Refereed Papers

  • International: 13th RSEP International Conference on Business, Economics & Finance, 11-13 June 2019, Istanbul-Turkey”