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Jane Kassis-Henderson is Emeritus Professor of International Business Communication, Paris campus. She is a graduate in Modern Languages, MA Honours, and obtained her Ph.D. from the University of St Andrews, Scotland, UK.  She has taught in higher education in France in universities and business schools and was Chair of the Department of Language and Culture for several years.  Her current research interests and recent publications are on the following themes: the use of English as a working language in international business and in management education; teaching multicultural audiences and learning in multicultural/multilingual student groups; language diversity and building trust in multilingual teams.  She is a member of the ESCP Europe Research Centre, Teams in International Business, and is a founding member of GEM&L, an international research group  on language-related issues in management.  

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29 publications

Chapters

2020

KASSIS HENDERSON, J., L.COHEN

From the Multilingual Classroom to the Multilingual Workplace: Learning to View Language through a Different Lens

In: Managing Multilingual Workplaces: Empirical, Methodological and Pedagogic Perspectives, Sierk Horn, Philippe Lecomte and Susanne Tietze Routledge/Taylor & Francis, 236

Chapters

2019

KASSIS HENDERSON, J., L.COHEN

The Paradoxical Consequences of 'the Perfect Accent'!

In: Cases in Critical Cross-Cultural Management: An Intersectional Approach to Culture, J.Mahadevan, H.Primecz and L.Romani (eds) Routledge / Taylor and Francis, 12-21

Academic Articles

2018

KASSIS HENDERSON, J., L.COHEN, R.MCCULLOCH

Boundary crossing and reflexivity: navigating the complexity of cultural and linguistic identity

BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION QUARTERLY, 81(3), 304-327 pp.

Academic Articles

2017

KASSIS HENDERSON, J., L.COHEN

Revisiting culture and language in global management teams : Toward a multilingual turn

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CROSS CULTURAL MANAGEMENT, 17(1), 7-22

Conference Presentations

2016

KASSIS HENDERSON, J., L.COHEN, R.MC CULLOCH

Boundary crossing and reflexivity: navigating the complexity of global organisation

GEM&L

Chapters

2015

COHEN, L., J.KASSIS HENDERSON, P.LECOMTE

Language diversity in management education: towards a multilingual turn

In: The Routledge Companion to Cross-Cultural Management, N.Holden; S.Michailova; S.Tietze Routledge, pp. 151-160 (10 p.)

Conference Presentations

2014

KASSIS HENDERSON, J., L.COHEN, P.LECOMTE

Re-appraising the language factor in management education

EFMD

Conference Presentations

2013

KASSIS HENDERSON, J., B.BEELER , L.COHEN, P.LECOMTE

Managing the power of language in multinational companies: from a 'lingua franca' to multilingualism.

European Group for Organizational Studies (EGOS)

Conference Proceedings

2013

KASSIS HENDERSON, J., L.COHEN

language strategies in MNCs: Implementing international business research findings in management education: stimulating reflexive learning for management students in the apprenticeship programme;

GEM&L

Other Intellectual Contributions

2013

KASSIS HENDERSON, J., P.LECOMTE

Languages & Communication: A New Challenge for Management Education

GLOBAL FOCUS - THE EFMD BUSINESS MAGAZINE, Volume 07, Issue 1, 60 - 63