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GOMEZ Marie-Léandre

Department : Accounting and Management Control 
Associate Professor
Campus de Cergy



Marie-Léandre Gomez is Associate Professor in the Accounting-Management Control Department at ESSEC. Her research focuses on learning dynamics and management tools use on activity. Her two current main research projects focus on Michelin’s impact on creativity of starred chefs, and on medical teams coordination in a crisis situation (COMED project). 

Marie-Léandre Gomez teaches in Grande Ecole / Ms in Management programs, Executive Education programs and PhD. She is Academic Director (with Gérard de Pouvourville) of Management Général Hospitalier (General Hospital Management). From 2013 to 2016, she coordinated the Management Control team, and from 2014 to 2016, she was an elected member of the Professors Senate, the Academic Committee, the Ethical Committee, and of the Academic Evaluation Commission of ESSEC. In 2017-2018, she was Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics and at King’s College. Since 2019, she represents the Research Professors at the Board of Overseers of ESSEC.


  • 2002 : PhD in management (Université Paris X Nanterre, France)
  • 1995 : Master in Research in Strategy and Marketing (Université Paris-Dauphine, PSL University, France)
  • 1993 : MSc in Management (ESSEC Business School, France)


    Full-time academic appointments

    • 2011 - Present : Associate Professor (ESSEC Business School, France)
    • 2003 - 2011 : Assistant Professor (ESSEC Business School, France)
    • 2002 - 2003 : Assistant professor, (Reims Management School, France)

    Other Academic Appointments

      • 2017 : Visiting researcher (King's College University, United Kingdom)
      • 2016 : Visiting researcher (London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), United Kingdom)
      • 2002 - 2003 : Lecturer (ESCP EUROPE, France)
      • 2002 - 2003 : Lecturer (HEC Paris, France)
      • 2001 - 2002 : Visiting researcher (pre and post doct fellow) (ESADE Business School, Spain)
      • 1995 - 2001 : Lecturer (Université Paris X Nanterre, France)
      • 1998 - 1999 : Visiting doctoral student (Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, United States of America)

Journal articles


Book chapters

Conference Proceedings

Presentations at an Academic or Professional conference

Working Papers

Press article, video or other popular media

Interviews: radio, TV, press

Professional activities

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

  • 2020 - 2024 : Member of the Board of ESSEC alumni


  • 2020 - 2021 : Représente le département CPT au comité pédagogique du MiM

Research activities

    Editorial Board Membership

  • 2016 - 2022 : Editorial board membership - M@n@gement
  • Reviewer for a journal

  • Reviewer for Human Relations; Learning Organization; Management Learning; Organization; Organization Studies; Revue Française de Gestion
  • Member of an academic association

  • 2005 : - Present : Member of AFC (association française de comptabilité)
  • 1999 : - Present : Member of EGOS (European group for Organization Studies)


  • 2020 : (ESSEC Business School), Thesis jury president, First placement: Toulouse Business School
  • 2020 : (EAFIT University), Thesis referee
  • 2019 : HOANG THI HONG Nhung (ESSEC Business School), Thesis co-director, First placement: Assistant Professor - SKEMA Business School
  • 2018 : BAYLON Donoxti (ESSEC Business School), Thesis co-director, First placement: Assistant Professor - Strathclyde Business School 2020
  • 2016 : LIGONIE Marion (ESSEC Business School), Thesis co-director, First placement: Assistant Professor - IESEG