Curriculum Vitae

Academic Positions

2019 - present     Associate Professor of Management, ESSEC Business School

2016 - 2019          Assistant Professor of Management, ESSEC Business School


PhD in Management, INSEAD, France, 2017

MBA, INSEAD, France, 2008

M.A. International Economics and Politics, Warsaw School Of Economics, Poland, 1998-2002


Invited Talks
  • 2019: NOVA School of Business and Economics, Rotterdam School of Management

  • 2018: SKEMA Business School

  • 2017: University of Lugano, Aarhus University

  • 2016: HEC Paris

  • 2015: Bocconi University, ESADE Business School, RSM Rotterdam, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, IE Business School, Strategy Department, University of Southern Denmark, Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics, ESSEC Business School


  • Honorable Mention for the paper "A Cognitive Model of Problemistic Search" (with T. Keil and H. Posen) for the Behavioral Strategy IG at the SMS Annual Conference in Minneapolis, MN (2019)

  • Received the ESSEC Foundation’s Teaching Award:

    • voted the most favored professor in the 2017-2018 academic year

    • nominated for the most favored professor in the 2016-2017 academic year

  • Nomination for the SMS Annual Conference Best Paper Prize for “Project screening and resource allocation in boss-less firms”, Houston, 2017

  • Nomination for the Best Paper at the Academy of Management Meeting (BPS Division), 2014

  • Outstanding Reviewer Awards:

    • Strategic Management Society, Knowledge and Innovation Interest Group, 2014 and 2016

    • Academy of Management, OMT Division, 2013

  • Scholarships:

    • INSEAD - full funding for the Wharton campus exchange (2013)

    • INSEAD - full finding for the Emerging Scholars Workshop at the Mack Institute for Innovation Management, Philadelphia, PA (2012)

  • Awarded “Passed with Distinction” in the Ph.D. Strategy Comprehensive Exam, INSEAD, 2012

  • Associate Editor, Journal of Organization Design (since 2021)

  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Organization Design (since 2018), Strategy Science (since 2020), and Organization Science (since 2021)

  • Guest Editor, Journal of Organization Design, Special Issue: Fading Hierarchies and the Emergence of New Forms of Organization

  • Ad-hoc reviewer for Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Organization Design, Management Science, Organization Science, Strategic Management Journal, and Strategy Science

  • Representative at Large for the Competitive Strategy Interest Group at the Strategic Management Society (2020-2021)

  • Elected to STR Teaching Committee at the Academy of Management (2021-2023)

  • Track Chair and Session Chair (BPS) Academy of Management annual conference, Atlanta GA, 2017

  • Reviewer for Academy of Management Annual Meeting, and Strategic Management Society Annual Conference since 2012.

  • Co-organizer of an Annual ODC Conference “Organization Design in the Age of Artificial Intelligence”, Harvard Business School, August 11, 2019

  • Produced and conducted a video interview with Professor James G. March for the Knowledge and Innovation Interest Group of the SMS (September 2013).

  • Produced and conducted a video interview with Professor Sidney G. Winter for the Knowledge and Innovation Interest Group of the SMS (November 2011).

  • Member of Academy of Management, INFORMS, and Strategic Management Society

  • Co-developed and maintains the Behavioral Strategy Wiki - SMS Behavioral Strategy IG initiative.