Emmanuelle Léon is an associate professor of Human Resource Management at ESCP Europe Paris campus and, since 2011, Scientific Director of the Advanced Master in Human Resource & Organization Management*.
She graduated from ESSEC Business School with an M.Sc. in Management in 1996 and holds a Specialist Master (M.S.) in Human Resource Management from CNAM (she graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2002 with a dissertation on "Virtual offices". She earned her Doctorate Summa Cum Laude from CNAM-ESSEC in 2006 with a Doctorate on "Remote management". She began her career as a management consultant with Accenture and worked as Project Manager on the development of customized training programs.
Her main interests in terms of research are new organizational forms (remote management, virtual teams, telework). She is particularly keen to identify the impacts of such organizations on individuals and on managerial relationships. She regularly participates to academic and professional conferences on these topics.
Additionally, Emmanuelle was a visiting fellow at ILR (Cornell University) in 2011 - where she participates to several research projects within CAHRS, and attended the International Teachers Programme (ITP) at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University in July 2010.