Abdulrahman Chikhouni

Abdulrahman Chikhouni
Associate Professor
International Business

Office: EB 3025
Phone: 403.440.6707
Email: achikhouni@mtroyal.ca

PhD in Strategy and International Business, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
MBA, AASTM, Cairo, Egypt
Bachelor of Economics, Aleppo University, Aleppo, Syria
Abdulrahman has been teaching at the university level since 2007 and his teaching profile includes core strategy courses at the undergraduate and the MBA levels, General Management and International Business courses. Abdulrahman is currently pursuing two lines of research. The first is related to inter-organizational networks and investigates the variance of network structure among different countries. The other is related to multinational from emerging economies and their internationalization processes.


Recognition and Awards
Ph.D. Research Assistantship Award (2008), Concordia University

Main Courses

Global Business Environment
Cross-Cultural Management


Sample Publications and Major Contributions
Chikhouni, Abdulrahman, Gwyneth Edwards, and Mehdi Farashahi. "Psychic distance and ownership in acquisitions: Direction matters." Journal of International Management 23.1 (2017): 32-42.

Community and University Service
Member of the SHREC committee (Student Human Research Ethics Committee)
Member of the Faculty of Business and Communication Research Council
Member of the Academy of International Business