Benjamin Kakavand

Benjamin Kakavand
School School of Business
Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) - International Business Management (IBM)
Academic and Professional Designations
  • PhD, Management Sciences
  • Master of International Management
Courses Taught
  • MKT74000 - International Market Entry
  • MKT71090 - Marketing
  • STAT72105 - Statistics
  • MKT73000 - Buyer Behavior
Areas of Expertise & Interest
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • International Marketing
  • Big Data and Market Analysis
Industry Experience, Professional Currency Activities
  • 5 years professional working experience in marketing research in Canadian and French organizations
  • Working as a Marketing researcher analyst for Canadian and French companies 
  • HR consultant
Major Research Projects, Scholarly Activities, and/or Publications
  • KAKAVAND B. & TEIMOURZADEH A. (2020). Big Data or Smart Data? Press article, European Survey-Magazine.
  • KAKAVAND B. et TEIMOUR ZADEH A. (2018), "Le Big Data et les études du marché/ the big data and market study". In Dosquet F. et al. « Eétudes de marché, Market Research», Paris: Dunod.
  • KAKAVAND, B. & NEVEU, J.P., (2019). Endangered Resources: The Role of Organizational Justice and Interpersonal Trust as Signals for Workplace Corruption, Journal of Industrial Relations, 74-3, 498-524.
  • KAKAVAND, B., NEVEU, J.P., (2019), Workplace corruption: a resource conservation perspective, Article accepted in the Journal of Personnel Review. 49-1, 250-264.
Additional Information
As a trilingual person who has worked in both academic and professional working environments in HR and Marketing, I’m really interested to collaborate with international organizations in order to develop my international experiences.