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BERNARD Alain

Department : Management
Emeritus Professor
Campus de Cergy

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Diplomas

  • 1971 : Master of Philosophy, Management (Yale University, United States of America )
  • 1967 : Diplôme d'établissement, Psychology (Sorbonne Université, France )
  • 1966 : Licence, Psychology (Sorbonne Université, France )
  • 1964 : Master of Science in Management, Management (ESSEC Business School, France )

Career

    Full-time academic appointments

    • 2008 - Present : Emeritus Professor (ESSEC Business School, France)
    • 1991 - 2008 : Professor (ESSEC Business School, France)
    • 1978 - 1991 : Associate Professor (ESSEC Business School, France)
    • 1972 - 1977 : Assistant Professor (ESSEC Business School, France)

    Other Academic Appointments

      • 1992 - 2007 : Lecturer and dissertation reviewer (2 per year) in the DEA program "Développement des Ressources Humaines" (Development of Human Resources) (Conservatoire National des Arts & Métiers (CNAM), France)
      • 2002 - 2006 : Other (Ministère de la jeunesse, de l'éducation nationale et de la recherche, France)
      • 1987 - 1997 : Lecturer, Magistère de Droit Social (Social Law Program) (Université Paris-Nanterre, France)
      • 1974 - 1987 : Lecturer (doctorat program, methodology and research epistomology seminar). (IAE Aix-Marseille Graduate School of Management, France)
      • 1984 : Visiting Professor (Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, India)
      • 1967 - 1969 : Invited Professor of Human Resources Management (HEC Montréal, Canada)
      • 2006 - 2009 : Academic director / Pedagogical Head (ESSEC Business School, France)
      • 2005 - 2008 : Center Director (ESSEC Business School, France)
      • 1993 - 2005 : Center Director (ESSEC Business School, France)
      • 1986 - 1988 : Department head (ESSEC Business School, France)
      • 1981 - 1983 : Center Director (ESSEC Business School, France)
      • 1977 - 1979 : Academic director / Pedagogical Head (ESSEC Business School, France)

    Professional appointments

    • 1975 - 1976 : Année sabbatique Chargé de mission auprès de la Direction Générale des Ressources Humaines (Lafarge, France)

Awards

  • 1994 : Chevalier dans l'Ordre des Palmes Académiques (France)

Journal articles

Books

Book editor

Book chapters

Conference proceedings editor

Conference Proceedings

Presentations at an Academic or Professional conference

Prefaces of a book

Prefaces of a journal

Working Papers

Presentations at a Faculty research seminar

Book reviews

Press article, video or other popular media

Professional activities

    Member of an professional association, of an expert group or of a board of directors

  • 1975 - 2006 : Expert for the FNEGE and the BIT : creation of programs and feasability studies for projects to develop higher education in management (Nigéria, Lituania, Mauritania, Morocco) - Project to create the Institut Supérieur de Management in Mauritanie, for example, France
  • 2001 - 2005 : IFIP Treasurer (Association highlighting the qualification and rehabilitation of troubled youth in Val d'Oise), France
  • 2000 - 2003 : Expert of the Commission to evaluate diploma-bearing management programs (Comission d'évaluation des formations diplômantes de gestion) chaired by Jean-Pierre Helfer (Institut Supérieur de gestion - Paris, Ecole de Gestion de Commerce et d'Informatique -Toulouse, Ecole de Gestion et de Commerce - Valenciennes), France
  • 1999 - 2001 : Administrator of Bâtivert (job placement company), France
  • 1998 - 2000 : Consulting for La Poste - How to prepare managers to occupy the company's higher position: expectations of leaders of La Poste (2000). - The needs in terms of training and development of strategic managers (1998)
  • 1993 - 1999 : Manager of Cigale du Bontemps (Investors Club for an alternative and regional management of solidarity savings ), France
  • 1993 - 1996 : Member of the Improvement Comittee, Magistère de Droit, Université Paris-Nanterre, France

Research activities

    Senior or Associate Editor

  • 1992 - Present : Revue de Gestion des Ressources Humaines
  • Editorial Board Membership

  • 2011 - 2015 : Revue Française de Gestion
  • Organization of a conference or a seminar

  • 1982 - Present : Organisation de la conférence FNEGE-ESSEC Gestion du Personnel Nouvelles pratiques pour les années '80, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1995 La formation continue, élément majeur du développement de l'entreprise, ESSEC-IMD, France
  • 1991 Organisateur du 2ème Congrès de l'AGRH, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1984 Organisation de la conférence FNEGE - ESSEC Gestion du Personnel L'impact des opportunités et des contraintes de l'environnement contemporain sur les politiques sociales, ESSEC Business School, France
  • Function in an academic association

  • 1990 - 2013 : Member of the Scientific Committee and President of workshops in several AGRH congress, France
  • 1993 - 1999 : Vice-Président Formation de l'AGRH, Association Francophone de Gestion des Ressources Humaines, France
  • Member of an academic association

  • 1990 - 2020 : Member of the French Association of Human Resources Management (AGRH), Association Francophone de Gestion des Ressources Humaines, France

Services

  • 1975 - 2010 : Member of the Improvement Council of ISFOGEP and coordination of the ESSEC chapter of the program, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1995 - 2003 : Membre du Comité de Direction de l'ESSEC Business School, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1992 - 2001 : Membre du Conseil de Surveillance de l'ESSEC, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1984 - 1987 : Représentant du corps professoral au Conseil d'Administration de l'ESSEC Business School, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1978 - 1986 : Membre du Comité pédagogique de l'ESSEC Management Education (formation continue de l'ESSEC), ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1977 - 1983 : Membre du Comité pédagogique et du Comité d'Enseignement de l'ESSEC Business School, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1976 - 1982 : Représentant du département Sciences Humaines au Comité doctoral de l'ESSEC, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1979 - 1980 : Commission Nouvelle procédure de sélection des admis sur titres à l'ESSEC, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1979 Commission de réactualisation du statut des professeurs permanents, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1974 - 1975 : Commission Evaluation des Professeurs, ESSEC Business School, France
  • 1973 - 1975 : Membre du Comité d'Entreprise de l'ESSEC