Yahia H. ZOUBIR is Professor of International Relations and International Management at EUROMED MARSEILLE, School of Management, where he is also in charge of developing a Center for Euro-Mediterranean Geopolitics.

Prior to joining EUROMED in September 2005, he was Managing and Academic Director of Thunderbird Europe, French-Geneva Center in Archamps, France. He was also full, tenured Professor of International Studies & Global Business at Thunderbird, The Garvin School of International Management, Glendale, Arizona, USA. He has been the Editor-in-Chief of the refereed Thunderbird International Business Review (since 1996). He is now the Editor-in Chief of Global Business and Organizational Excellence, published by John Wiley & Sons, in the USA.

Dr. Zoubir is the co-author of Doing Business in Emerging Europe (UK: Palgrave, 2003). He is also the Editor and main contributor of North Africa in Transition-State, Society & Economic Transformation in the 1990s (University Press of Florida, 1999);Co-editor of L’Islamisme Politique dans les Rapports entre l’Europe et le Maghreb, (Lisbon, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, 1996); and, Coeditor and main contributor of International Dimensions of the Western Sahara Conflict(Praeger Publisher, 1993). His many publications have appeared in major US, Canadian, and European scholarly journals, as chapters in edited volumes, and he contributed to various encyclopedias. His more recent publications include  a book on US Policy in North Africa and a volume (as co-editor) for Routledge entitled, North Africa in Motion: The Limits of Transformation.

Email:  yahia.zoubir@euromed-management.com