Professeur Resident faculty TBS since 2018

Department: Human Resources Management & Business Law



  • 2014 : Post-Doct, Victoria University • Canada
  • 2013 : PhD in Management & Organization • Bogazici University, Turkey
  • 2006 : Master in Marketing • Marmara University, Turkey
  • 2002 : Undergraduate (B.A) • Bogazici University, Turkey

Teaching Experience

  • Since 2018 : Associate Professor in Corporate Social Responsibility and Human Resources • Toulouse Business School, France
  • 2014-2018 : Assistant Professor of Management • Ozyegin University, Turkey
  • 2014 : Lecturer in Human Resources Management • KEDGE Business School, France
  • 2014 : Professor od Human Resources Management • Victoria University, Canada
  • 2013-2014 : Post-doctoral Research Fellow • Peter B. Gustavson School of Business, Canada
  • 2009-2013 : Research Assistant • Bogazici University, Turkey



Academic publications

  • BAYRAKTAR, S., A.JIMENEZ, M.EREN, "Psychic distance and FDI in Turkey: the role of industrial development and religion", European Journal of International Management, 2019, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 1[Cnrs :4, Fnege: 4]
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., "How Leaders Cultivate Support for Change: Resource Creation Through Justice and Job Security", The Journal of Applied Behavioral Science, 2019, vol. 55(2), pp. 213–234[Cnrs :3, Fnege: 3]
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., "A diary study of expatriate adjustment: Collaborative mechanisms of social support", International Journal of Cross Cultural Management, 2019, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 47-70[Cnrs :4, Fnege: 4]
  • LUPTON, N. C., A.JIMÉNEZ, S.BAYRAKTAR, D.TSAGDIS, "Climate risk and private participation projects in infrastructure", Management Decision, 2019[Cnrs :4, Fnege: 3]
  • DASTMALCHIAN, A., D.REZAC, C.STEINKE, P.IMER, S.BAYRAKTAR, D.MUZYKA, "Connectorship: A new frontier for engaged leadership", Organizational Dynamics, 2019[Cnrs :2, Fnege: 2]
  • HERRERO, Á., S.BAYRAKTAR, A.JIMÉNEZ, "Hybrid Unsupervised Exploratory Plots: A Case Study of Analysing Foreign Direct Investment", Complexity, 2019, vol. 2019, pp. 1-14
  • KARACAY, G., S.BAYRAKTAR, H.KABASAKAL, A.DASTMALCHIAN, "Role of Leaders as Agents of Negotiation for Counterbalancing Cultural Dissonance in the Middle East and North Africa Region", Journal of International Management, 2019, vol. 25, no. 4[Cnrs :3, Fnege: 3]
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., "Team cohesion: A multi-method study of bank employees in Turkey.", Hacettepe University Journal of Economics and Administrative Sciences, 2017, vol. 35, no. 2, pp. 1-1
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., "Do entrepreneurs really create entrepreneurial cultures? When intentions do not match actions.", Bogazici Journal, Review of Social, Economic and Administrative Studies, 2016, vol. 30(2), pp. 79-98
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., E.COBANOGLU, "Recycling in Turkey: A comparative analysis of consumer motivations, attitudes, and behavior between 2006 and 2012", Akdeniz University IIBF Journal, 2016, vol. 33, pp. 1-33
  • DASTMALCHIAN, A., S.BAYRAKTAR, D.REZAC, D. F.MUZYKA, C.STEINKE, H. P.IMER, "Developing a measure for “connectorship” as a component of engaged leadership", Leadership & Organization Development Journal, 2016, vol. 37, no. 3, pp. 403-427
  • COBANOGLU, E., S.BAYRAKTAR, I.EREN ERDOGMUS, "Creating environmentally responsible consumers through recycling: A segmentation approach", Journal of Global Strategic Management, 2013, vol. 14, no. 7, pp. 36-44
  • KABASAKAL, H., S.BAYRAKTAR, G.KARACAY, A.DASTMALCHIAN, "Leadership and culture in the MENA region: An analysis of the GLOBE project", Journal of World Business, 2012, vol. 47, no. 4, pp. 519-529[Cnrs :2, Fnege: 2]


  • BAYRAKTAR, S., "Global Leadership Education: Integrating Dance as an Experiential Teaching Tool" in The Palgrave Handbook of Learning and Teaching International Business and Management., Maria Alejandra Gonzalez-Perez, Karen Lynden, Vas Taras Eds, Palgrave Macmillan UK, chap. 24, pp. 497-519, 2019 [978-3-030-20414-3;978-3-030-20415-0]
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., A.JIMENEZ, M.EREN, "Turkey’s fight against corruption: State of art and the road ahead" in Handbook on the Geographies of Corruption., Barney Warf Ed., Edward Elgar Publishing, chap. 13, pp. 213-227, 2018 [978 1 78643 474 6]

Published case


  • BAYRAKTAR, S., "Impact of Transformational Leadership on Positive Reactions to Change through Self-Efficacy: A Moderated Mediation Model" in 79th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management AOM, Boston, 09-13 /8., 2019
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., K.MCKOUEN, J.LJUBICA, M.SHAFFER, M.DIMITROVA, "What Else is in the Black Box: Discovering and Uncovering the Full Flux of International Assignments" in Academy of International Business Annual Meeting, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 2-5 juillet., 2017
  • DASTMALCHIAN, A., M.JAVIDAN, S.BAYRAKTAR, M.KUMAR, "GLOBE- the next steps: Panel discussion of the new phase of GLOBE research study" in Academy of International Business Annual Meeting, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 2-5 juillet., 2017
  • DASTMALCHIAN, A., N.BACON, P.BLYTON, S.BAYRAKTAR, C.STEINKE, P.IMER, N.MCNEIL, "High Performance Work Systems and Organizational Performance: Examining the Impact of Societal Culture in a Cross-National Study." in Academy of International Business Annual Meeting, New Orleans, U.S.A., 27-30/06/16., 2016
  • DASTMALCHIAN, A., C.STEINKE, S.BAYRAKTAR, "Creating Meaningful Work Climates and HR practices" in Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Anaheim, USA, 5-9/08/2016., 2016
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., "Integrating Experiential Learning in International Business Curriculum: Existing Projects and Best Practices" in Academy of International Business Southeast Division Annual Meeting, Tampa, U.SA, 9-14 novembre., 2016
  • FERRIN, D., S.BAYRAKTAR, "And a 5, 6, 7, 8..! Dance as a source of insight into Modern-Day organization" in Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Anaheim, USA, 5-9/08/16., 2016
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., "Crafting a Change Message and Delivering it with Success: An Experimental Study" in Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Anaheim, USA, 5-9/08/16., 2016
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., "A Diary Study of Expatriate Adjustment: Collaborative Mechanisms of Social Support" in Academy of International Business Annual Meeting, New Orleans, U.S.A., 27-30/06/16., 2016
  • BAYRAKTAR, S., "I Think, I Feel, Therefore I Commit: Role of Affect and Cognition in Positive Reactions to Change" in Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Anaheim, USA, 5-9/08/16., 2016


  • 2018 : Best Paper Finalist - International Business Division • Academy of Management (AOM)
  • 2017 : Emerald Literati Awards for Outstanding Reviewer for Leadership & Organizational Development Journal • Emerald
  • 2013 : Best PhD Dissertation Award • Bogazici University , Turkey
  • 2013 : Postdoctoral Fellowship • Victoria University, Canada
  • 2011 : Merit-based Doctoral Fellowship Award


Teaching fields

  • Human Resource Management
  • International Human Resource Management
  • Leading & Managing Organizations
  • Organizational Behavior

Research Topics

  • Change Management
  • Cross-Cultural Management
  • Expatriation and Skilled Migration
  • Global Leadership
  • Human Resources Climate

Professional expertise

Editorial activities

  • Since 2018 : Member of the editorial board for Cross Cultural & Strategic Management (CCSM) journal
  • Since 2013 : Ad-hoc review for numerous journals
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Academic associations

  • EIBA • European International Business Academy
  • AIB • Academy of International Business
  • EAWOP • European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology
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Professional activities

  • 2014-2018 : Executive education programs-trainer (leadership, teamwork, corporate culture, innovation, management communications, etc.) • Ozyegin university, Turkey
  • 2007-2013 : Co-founder & trainer • Smart Steps Training and Consultancy
  • 2006-2007 : Project Manager • 2Fresh Interactive Agency
  • 2002-2003 : Research Specialist • AC Nielsen Marketing Research Company
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Supervisory Management of thesis, DBA

  • Since 2019 : DBA supervisor, Muhammad Din • TBS Business School, Paris, France
  • 2019 : Master thesis supervisor, Madina Tashtamova • Toulouse Business School, France
  • 2019 : Master thesis supervisor, Ingrid Guilloz • Toulouse Business School, France
  • 2018 : Membre du comité de thèse (Zeki Pagda) • University of San Diego, USA
  • 2018 : Membre du comité de thèse (Hakan Sanri) • Ozyegin University, Turquie
  • 2017 : Membre du comité de thèse (Dariya Kaya) • Ozyegin University, Turquie
  • 2017 : Membre du comité de thèse (Nevra Baker) • Bogazici University, Turquie
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