Carole DONADA

Professor
department: Management
Campus de Cergy
+33 (0)1 34 43 30 68
Entrepreneurship – Strategy
Biography

Carole Donada teaches strategy and management in the different programs at ESSEC.

She was the co-founder of the Armand Peugeot Chair on Electromobobility (PSA Chair in partnership with Centrale-Supelec)

She has developed an expertise on collaborative strategies and in particular client-suppliers relationships. Her new research program focuses on the relationships between startups and SMEs, mid-cap companies and large established organizations in all sectors

Expert on the automotive industry and co-founder of the Armand Peugeot Chair on electromobility, she works on the strategic issues of the industry and the mobility ecosystem.

Invited scholar at the Ministry of Industry(2000), Carole was also a visiting scholar at McGill University (2000-2001) and at Universitat de Valencia (2014-2015). She was a professor at ESSEC Asia Pacific (Singapore Campus – 2007/2008) and Vice-Dean of faculty of ESSEC (2008-2011).

In 2018, she received the Special Jury Prize from the ESSEC foundation for her teaching.

 

Certificates

  • 2009: Global Colloquium on Participant-Centered Learning (GCPCL) (Harvard Business School United States of America)
  • 1995: Centre Européen de Formation Approfondie à la Gestion (CEFAG) (Fondation Nationale pour l’Enseignement de la Gestion des Entreprises (FNEGE) France)

Diplomas

  • 2006: Habilitation à diriger des recherches (Université Paris-Dauphine, PSL France)
  • 1998: Doctorat in Sciences of Management (HEC Paris France)
  • 1992: D.E.A Marketing and Strategy (Université Paris-Dauphine, PSL France)
  • 1988: D.E.A Compared Economic Theory (Université Paris X Nanterre France)
Career
Other Academic Appointments
    • 2022 : Visiting Professor (Universitat de València Spain)
    • 2021 – Now : Track Head (ESSEC Business School France)
    • 2014 – 2015 : Visiting Scholar (Universitat de València Spain)
    • 2000 – 2001 : Visiting Scholar (McGill University Canada)
    • 1997 – 1998 : ATER (Université Paris-Dauphine, PSL France)
    • 1996 – 1999 : Lecturer (Sorbonne Université France)
    • 1995 – 1997 : Pedagogical Assistant (HEC Paris France)
    • 1993 – 1997 : Lecturer (ESCP EUROPE France)
Full-time academic appointments
    • 2008 – Now : Professor (ESSEC Business School France)
    • 1998 – 1999 : Post-Doctorate, Marketing Department (ESSEC Business School France)
    • 1996 – 1997 : Assistant Professor (ESCEM France)
Other appointments
    • 2008 – 2011 : Vice-Dean for Faculty (ESSEC Business School France)
    • 2000 : Visiting scholar at SESSI (Ministère de l’industrie France)

Awards

  • 2021 : Essec Teaching Award Nomination- list of the 3 preferred Professors for the academic year 2020/2021
  • 2018 : Special Award from the Jury (Fondation ESSEC)
  • 2017 : Selected for the best research paper award of the AIMS conference (Association Internationale de Management Stratégique)
  • 2014 : Gold prize: Best professor (ESSEC Business School, France)
  • 2006 : Laurier Business & Economics Award for the best case study (Administrative Science Association of Canada (ASAC), Canada)
  • 2002 : Best paper award in strategy (Administrative Science Association of Canada (ASAC), Canada)
  • 2002 : Douglas C. Mackay Price – Outstanding paper published in the Canadian Journal of Administrative Sciences (Administrative Science Association of Canada (ASAC), Canada)
  • 2001 : Best paper award in strategy (Administrative Science Association of Canada (ASAC), Canada)
  • 2000 : HEC Foundation award for the best thesis defended between 1998 and 2000 (Fondation HEC, France)
  • 1999 : Best paper award (Association Internationale de Management Stratégique, France)
  • 1998 : Doctorate with high honors and unanimous congratulations from the jury and award proposal for the dissertation (HEC Paris, France)

Journal articles

Book chapters

Conference Proceedings

Presentations at an Academic or Professional conference

Thesis jury member

  • 2022 : Expérimenter la vraie vie : le cas de la recharge des véhicules électriques à l’échelle de l’Union européenne (École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées France)

Thesis referee

  • 2021 : A Techno-Economic Analysis of the Electric Vehicle Transition: Policy, Infrastructure, Usage, and Design (Université Paris-Saclay France)

Thesis jury president

  • 2020 : Rupture technologique et dynamique d’une industrie, la transition vers l’électromobilité (École Polytechnique France)

Thesis co-director

  • 2018 : How Carmakers Manage Innovation in the Electric Vehicle Ecosystem?
  • 2009 : Les déterminants de la performance des entreprises de services : proposition d’un modèle théorique empirique dans l’industrie hôtelière internationale (ESSEC Business School France)
Research activities
  • Organization of a conference or a seminar
    • 2021 – 2021: Past and present metaphors in management science (ESSEC Business School France)
    • 2002 – Now: Creator of the research workshops of the Management Department (MOS) (ESSEC Business School France)
  • Function in an academic association
    • 2020 – Now: Board member (Société Française de Management )
    • 2005 – 2006: Board member (Association Internationale de Management Stratégique )
  • Member of an academic association
    • 2018 – Now: European Academy of Management (EURAM)
    • 2017 – Now: Société Française du Management (SFM) (Société Française de Management France)
    • 2010 – Now: European Accounting Association (EAA)
    • 2008 – Now: Association Francophone de Comptabilité (AFC)
    • 2002 – Now: Strategic Management Society (SMS)
    • 2000 – Now: Academy of Management (AOM)
    • 2000 – Now: Administrative Sciences Association of Canada (ASAC)
    • 1999 – Now: International Marketing and Purchasing Group (IMP)
    • 1999 – Now: Association Internationale de Management Stratégique (AIMS)
    • 1995 – Now: Gerpisa
Theses
  • 2019 : , Thesis director,
  • 2020 : ALOCHET M. (École Polytechnique), Thesis jury president, Technological breakthrough and dynamics of an industry, the transition towards electromobility case
  • 2018 : CHEN Y. , Thesis co-director, How Carmakers Manage Innovation in the Electric Vehicle Ecosystem?How Carmakers Manage Innovation in the Electric Vehicle Ecosystem?
  • 2009 : ECHEVESTE I. (ESSEC Business School), Thesis co-director, Determinants of the performance of service companies: Proposal for an empirical theoretical model in the international hotel industry
  • 2022 : GUILLEMOT A. (École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées), Thesis jury member, Expérimenter la vraie vie : le cas de la recharge des véhicules électriques à l’échelle de l’Union européenne
  • 2021 : HAIDAR B. (Université Paris-Saclay), Thesis referee, A Techno-Economic Analysis of the Electric Vehicle Transition: Policy, Infrastructure, Usage, and Design