Dr Souad Lajili Jarjir is a graduate of the University Paris Dauphine (France) where she received her Ph.D in Finance and her MBA. She is a research member at the Institut de Recherche en Gestion, IRG (EA 2354) and an assistant professor of finance at the Eiffel School of Management, University Paris Est Créteil. She obtained her accreditation to supervise research (HDR) from the University of Lille.
Dr. Lajili has published in international academic journals. Her current research deals with issues related to asset pricing models, financial markets, socially responsible investment, corporate social responsibility, green and sustainable finance. She also serves as editorial board member of the Global Finance Journal. Recently, she has been invited for scientific visiting by foreign universities as de Paul University USA and Dalhousie University Canada.
She has been Finance Chair at the IRG for a six-year period, 2012 - 2018. She has also served in PhD dissertations reading committees for French universities such as University Paris Dauphine, Havre University, University Paris Nanterre and Le Mans University.
She has also taken administrative responsibilities at the University Paris Est Créteil such as the Executive Dean of the IAE Gustave Eiffel school of management and Member Elect of the committee of Faculty of Economic Sciences and Management.
Dr. Lajili's teaching interests include Portfolio Management, Asset pricing, Financial Markets and Investment.