Faculty of Business and Economics
    Academic Research Activities in the Faculty of Business and Economics 
     
    Research Areas:
     
    • Business Administration: Total Quality Management, ISO 9000, Technology Application in Higher Education, Sexual Harassment, Emotional Intelligence, Organizational Governance, Human Resources Applications, , Leadership, Business Ethics, Knowledge Management and Women in Management
    • Economics: Applied Economics Studies in Lebanon (Water Resources, Optimization Techniques, Lebanese Agro-industry, Lebanese Economy, Econometrics, …)
    • Finance and Banking: Islamic Banking, International Standards, Basel II and III, Behavioral Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Financial valuation, and Privatization.
    • Hospitality and Tourism Management: Managing Hospitality Businesses in times of crisis, Hospitality for the Rich and Famous, Eco Tourism, Medical Tourism, and Hospitality Management Applications
    • Management Information Systems: MIS and IT Applications in Business, e-learning applications in Lebanon, e-Government, Chatting as an education tool, Technology Assessment Models, IT Governance, etc…
    • Marketing: Customer loyalty, Subliminal marketing, Portrayal of women in Advertising, Branding, Marketing Mix Applications, etc…
     
    Refereed Papers: Work in Progress:

    • Corporate Entrepreneurship in Lebanon: Hussin Hejase, Ziad Haddad, Bassam Hamdar & Mariam Chaaya (AUST)
    • Economic Modeling of Water Resources in Saudi Arabia: Bassam Hamdar, Hussin Hejase, George Farha & Tamar El-Sayyed (AUST)
    • Optimizing Social Media Performance: The Case of Lebanese NGOs: Robert T. Gharios and Lida C. Salha (AUST)
    • Gender Wage Gap in Lebanon: Explorative Analysis: Ale J. Hejase (LAU), Hussin J. Hejase (AUST) & Hussein A. Hejase (Michigan State Univ)
    • Knowledge Sharing: Assessment of factors affecting employee' motivation and behavior in the Lebanese organizations: Hussin J. Hejase, Ziad Haddad, Bassam Hamdar, and Rola Al Ali (AUST) - Ale J. Hejase and Nouri Beyrouti (LAU)

    Refereed Journal Papers Published:

    (a)    2017
    • Hussin J. Hejase, Bassam Hamdar (2017). “Assessment of the Relationship between Managers’ Emotional Intelligence and Employees’ Motivation” Journal of Middle East and North Africa Sciences (JMENAS), vol.3 (4), April issue.

    • Hamdar, Bassam, Aline Sawama, and Zeinab Hamdar (2017).” The Economics of Education in Lebanon: Implications for a Brighter Future for Lebanese Students” Journal of Economics and Public Finance (JEPF), vol 3, No.2, pp 129-150.

    • Hamdar, Bassam, and Samer Nouayhid, (2017).” REMITTANCES AND FOREIGN AID AS SOURCES OF EXTERNAL DEVELOPMENT FINANCE: IMPACTS ON SAVINGS AND INVESTMENT IN POST-WAR  LEBANON “Journal of International Economics, vol 70, issue 1/1st February issue, pp47-72.
     
    (b)    2016
    • Hamdar,Bassam, Rita Abla (2016).”Knowledge and perception of cord Blood Bank among Lebanese population”. World Journal of Social Science Research (WJSSR), vol.3, no.3, PP 307-338.
    • Hamdar,Basssam, Hussin Hejase, Walid Akar, and Saadia Hassouna (2016).” The Economic Impacts of the Oil and Gas Resources in Lebanon” International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management (IJECM), vol 4, issue 7/ 15th July issue.

    • Hamdar, Bassam, Mohammad Arayssi, and Omar Al Sakka (2016). ” The Importance of Financial Programming and Medium Term Expenditure Framework During the Lebanese Budget Preparation Process” European Journal of Economics, Finance, and Administrative Sciences (EJEFAS), issue No. 88, pp. 46-59.

    • Hamdar, Bassam, Walid Akar Jad Alieh, and Mohammad Kobaissi (2016). “Modelling the Economic and Health Impacts of Smoking in Lebanon “.International Journal of Economics, Commerce and Management (IJECM), vol 4, issue 7/ 15th July issue.


    (c)    2015
    • Hamdar Bassam, Hussin Hejase, Fadi El-Hakim, Jessica Antonios Le Port, Rebecca Baydoun (2015). “Economic Empowerment of women in Lebanon” World Journal of Social Science Research” (WJ SSR), Vol.2, no.2, PP 251-265.
    • Hussin J. Hejase, Bassam Hamdar, Ghada M. Chehimi, Henriette Skaff (2015).”An Assessment of Violence Against Women In Lebanon: An Exploratory Research” European journal of Business and Social Sciences, Vol.4, no. 03, PP 42-65.
    • George Farha, Bassam Hamdar, Lilian Karam, Hussin Hejase (2015).” Reality TV shows in      the Arab World: Star academy impacts on Arab Teenagers “International J. Soc. Sci. & Education (IJSSE), Vol.5, issue 3.PP 437-453.
    • Hamdar Bassam, Hussin Hejase, and Joseph Boulos (2015). ” Managerial Efficiency Modelling of Water Use in the Republic of Lebanon” Journal of Social Sciences, COES &RJ-JSS, Volume 4, No.1.PP:726-744.

    (d)    2014
    • Hejase Hussin, Bassam Hamdar, Ziad Haddad, Mariam Chaaya, Ale Hejase, and Nouri Beyrouti (2014). “Corporate Entrepreneurship in Lebanon: An Explanatory Research” Quarterly Journal of Business Studies, Vol. 1, No. 3. PP 97-118.
    • Hamdar Bassam, Hussin Hejase, and Tamar Sayed, (2014).” Economic Efficiency Modeling of Water Resources in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia” Journal of Business and Management, COES &RJ…JBM, volume 3, no. 4.PP 485-504.
    • Hejase Hussin,  Haddad Ziad., Hamdar Bassam, Rola Al Ali, Ale J Hejase and Nouri Beyrouti (2014). “Knowledge Sharing: Assessment of factors Affecting Employee’ Motivation and Behavior in the Lebanese Organizations” Journal of Scientific Research and Reports, ISSN: 2320–0227, Vol.: 3, Issue. 12 (16-30June). PP.1549-1593.
    • Hejase H.J., Hamdar B.C., Maraouch F. (2014). “Hospitality Management Curriculum and potential Market Competencies: An Assessment of the Compatibility of AUST Graduates with that of the Lebanese Hospitability Job Market” Journal of Scientific Research & Reports (JSRR).issue no. 3,PP 1232-1270.

    (e)    2013
     
    • Hejase, Hussin J., Hamdar, Bassam, Farha, George, BouDiab, Roula, Beyruti, Nouri (2013). Subliminal Marketing: An Exploratory Research in Lebanon. Journal of Business & Management (COES&RJ-JBM), Vol. 1, Issue 3, pp. 112-135.
    • Hejase, Ale J. & Hejase, Hussin J. (2013). “Confidence in News Media: Exploring Lebanon”.Global Media Journal, Arabian Edition, Vol. 2, Nos 1&2, pp. 47-67.
    • Hejase, Ale J., Al Kaakour, Rana S., Halawi, Leila A. & Hejase, Hussin J. (2013). “Students’ Perceptions of Student Evaluation of Teaching (SET) Process”. International Journal of Social Sciences and Education, Vol. 3, Issue 3, pp. 565-575.
    • Hejase, Hussin J., Hamdar, Bassam, Raslan, Mohammad, Hejase, Ale J. & Beyrouti, Nouri (2013, April). “Business Ethics and Religion in the Financial Business Sector: Case of Syria”. Journal of Business and Management, COES&RJ-JBM, Vol. 1, Issue 2, pp. 72-111.
    • Hejase, Hussin, Haddad, Ziad, Hamdar, Bassam, Massoud, Rasha & Farha, George (2013, March). “Female Leadership: An Exploratory Research from Lebanon”. American Journal of Scientific Research, Issue 86, March 2013, pp. 28-52.
    • Hamdar, Bassam, Hejase, Hussin, Farha, George, Haddad, Ziad, & Salman, Hassan (2013, March). “Economic Assessment of the Lebanese and Israeli Agricultural Sectors: Implication for a Comparative Advantage Determination”. American Journal of Scientific Research, Issue 87, pp. 71-86.
    • Hejase, Hussin, Hejase, Ale & Khatib, Ibtissam (2013, January). “Seeking Expert Opinion Online: An Exploratory Research”. International J. Soc. Sci. & Education, 2013 Vol. 3 Issue 2, pp. 240-263.
     
    (f)    2012
     
    • Hejase, Hussin, Hamdar, Bassam, Orfali, Mohammed & Hejase, Ale (2012). “Marketing Mix: An Exploratory Research in Syria from an Islamic Perspective”. American Journal of Scientific Research, Issue 82 December, 2012, pp. 33-52.
    • Hamdar, Bassam (2012). “Economic Modeling of Nutrient Security: A Least Cost Diet Approach to Determine the Poverty Line of the Lebanese Farming Community”. European Journal of Economics, Finance, and Administrative Sciences, October 2012, Issue 54, pp. 63-72.
    • Hejase, Hussin, Farha, Cybelle, Haddad, Ziad, and Hamdar, Bassam (2012).“Exploring the Multiple Benefits of CSR on Organizational Performance: Case of Lebanon”. Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 1, Issue 1, October 2012, pp. 1-23.
    • Hejase, Hussin, Rifai, Rola, Tabsh, Hassana & Hejase, Ale (2012). “Major Forces Leading to the Shift in the HR Function in Lebanon: An Exploratory Research”. British Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, Vol. 7, Issue 1, September 2012, pp. 21-39.
    • Hejase, Hussein J., Eid, Alain, Hamdar, Bassam & Haddad, Ziad (2012).“Talent Mnagement: An Assessment of Lebanese Employees’ Knowledge”. Universal Journal of Management and Social Sciences, Vol. 2, Issue 9, September 2012, pp. 21 - 38.
    • Hamdar, Bassam & Hejase, Hussein J. (2012). “Linear Programming Approach for Credit Need Determination: Implications for Extension Program Planning.” European Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 2, Issue 6, September 2012, pp. 216-224.
    • Hejase, Hussein J. & Tabch, Hassana (2012). "Ethics education: An assessment case of the American University of Science and Technology – Lebanon", International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management, Vol. 5, Issue 2, July 2012, pp.116 – 133. Emerald Group Publishing Limited.
    • Hejase, Hussein J., Al-Sayed, Souhaila, Haddad, Ziad & Hamdar, Bassam (2012). “Applying Emotional Intelligence in Lebanon: An Exploratory Study”. Universal Journal of Management and Social Sciences, Vol. 2, Issue: 6, June 2012, pp. 13 - 35.
     
    (g)    Before 2012
     
    • Farha, Georges & Hamdar, Bassam (2008). “The Impact of Perceived Political Advertising: The 2005 Lebanese Parliamentary Elections.” American Communication Journal, Vol. 10, Issue 3, pp. 4-8.
    • Ayoub, G., Khoury, R., Ghannam, J., Acra, A. and Hamdar, B.C. (2002). “Exploitation of Submarine Springs in Lebanon: Assessment of Potential.” Journal of Water Supply and Technology-Aqua,Vol. 51, Issue 1, pp. 47-64.
    • Hamdar, B.C. and Rubeiz, I. (2000). “Economic Efficiency Approach of Layer Litter rates Application to Greenhouse Strawberry and Lettuce.” Journal of Small Fruit Review, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 3-14.
    • Toufeili, I., Habbal, Youssef, Shadarevian, Sossy and Olabi, Ammar (1999). “Substitution of wheat starch with non-wheat starches and cross-linked waxy barley starch affects sensory properties and staling of Arabic bread”. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, Issue 79, pp.1855-1860.
    Most recent faculty publications in Refereed Conferences (Proceedings):
     
    • Hassana Tabch, Linda Isenhour, Jean McEnery, and Hussin J. Hejase (2012). “Predicting Ethical Perceptions and Ethical Dilemma Decisions by Demographics and Personality Dimensions”proceedings of the ABC Conferences, Global Advances in Business Communication (GABC) 4th Annual Tricontinental Conference, East Michigan University (EMU) in Michigan – USA. June 7, 2012.
    • Hejase, Hussin J. & Chehimi, Ghada (2011). “Learning about Innovation Online: An Exploratory Research”proceedings of the International Journal of Arts and Sciences (IJAS) Conference organized by the Central Connecticut State University in Prague – Czech Republic. June 21 – 24, 2011.
    • Hejase, Hussin J. & Chehimi, Ghada (2011). “Learning Business Ethics Online: An Exploratory Research”proceedings of the International Assembly For collegiate Business Education (IACBE) Annual Conference in Henderson (Las Vegas), Nevada, USA. March 30 – April 1, 2011.
    • Tabch, Assi, Hassana M., McEnery, Jean M., Isenhour, Linda C. and Hejase, Hussin J. (2011). “Business Ethics Violations: An Online Cross-Cultural Extension of Business Ethics Education” proceedings of the17th International Conference on Industry, Engineering, & Management Systems (IEMS). Cocoa Beach, Florida, USA. March 28-30, 2011.
    • Habbal, Youssef (2011). “Patient’s Satisfaction and Medical Care Service Quality ” proceedings of the International Academy Of Business And Public Administration Disciplines (IABPAD) Conference. Doubletree Castle Hotel In Orlando, Florida. January 3-6, 2011. 
    • Hejase, Hussin J. & Mikdashi, Ghinwa (2010). “The Learning Organization: A Rich basis for Human Performance Technology (HPT) Applications,” proceedings of the International Journal of Arts & Sciences (IJAS) Conference organized by the Central Connecticut State University in Bad Hofgastein – Austria. May 30 – June 03, 2010.
    • Hejase, Hussin & Abou Chedid, Elie (2010). “Shariah Hotels: An Assessment, Case of Lebanon,”proceedings of the Western Federation CHRIE Regional Conference - Educators Connecting -   Metropolitan State College of Denver in collaboration with the Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education, Denver, Colorado, USA. February 19 & 20, 2010.
    • H. Hejase & Tabch, Hassana (2010). “Ethics Education: An Assessment Case of the American University of Science & Technology – Lebanon,” proceedings of the “New Trends in Business Education” Conference organized by the Arab Organization for Quality Assurance in Education in collaboration with the College of Business Administration of Kuwait University, Talal Abou-Ghazaleh Organization, and Arab Society of Faculties of Business Administration. Kuwait City, Kuwait February 15-17, 2010.
    • Hejase, Hussin & Abou Chedid, Elie (2009). “Providing Hospitality Graduates with Potential Market Skills: An Assessment of the American University of Science and Technology Hospitality Program,” proceedings of the Rocky Mountain Regional CHRIE Conference - Educators Connecting -   Metropolitan State College of Denver in collaboration with the Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education, Denver, Colorado, USA. February 13 &14, 2009.
    • Hejase, Hussin and Mardoyan, Mher (2008). “An Assessment of Human Performance Technology in Lebanon: An Exploratory Study.” Paper accepted as arefereed presentation at the Society for Advancement of Management (SAM) 2008 International Business Conference, Arlington, Virginia, USA, April 3 – 6, 2008.
    • Hejase, Hussin, Abou Chedid, Elie & Hamdar, Bassam (2008). “The Events Industry in Times of Crisis: an Assessment of Lebanese Managers Attitude in Response to the July war in Lebanon,” proceedings of the International Convention & Expo Summit – UNLV, Singapore. February 14-16, 2008.
    • Hejase, Hussin & Abou Chedid, Elie (2007). “The Role of Curriculum Development in Providing Hospitality Graduates with Potential Market Skills: An Assessment of the Relationship between AUST Graduates and the Lebanese Hospitality Job Market,” proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Hospitality and Tourism Education Tilted: "Towards a Better Higher Education in Hospitality and Tourism." Jordan Applied University College of Hospitality and Tourism. Amman, Jordan, October 28-30, 2007.
    • Hejase, Hussin, Abou Chedid, Elie, & Haddad, Ziad (2007). “The Hospitality Industry in times of crisis: An assessment of the relationship between owners and workers during the July war in Lebanon,”proceedings of the 1st Hospitality & Leisure: Business Advances and Applied Research Conference, Lausanne, Switzerland, July 5-6, 2007.
    • Abou Chedid, Elie, Hejase, Hussin, & Haddad, Ziad (2007). “Hospitality for the Rich and Famous: A Comparative Assessment of Lebanon and Europe,” proceedings of the 1st Hospitality & Leisure: Business Advances and Applied Research Conference, Lausanne, Switzerland, July 5-6, 2007.
    • Hejase, Hussin & Al-Sayed, Souheila (2007). “An Assessment of Emotional Intelligence in Lebanon: An Exploratory Study,” proceedings of the Society for Advancement of Management (SAM) 2007 International Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada-USA, March 25-27, 2007.
    • Habbal, Youssef (2007). “Determining Patients’ Satisfaction with Medical Care,” proceedings of the Society for Advancement of Management (SAM) 2007 International Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada-USA, March 25-27, 2007.
     
    Books:
     
    • Hejase, Ale and Hejase, Hussin (2013). “Research Methods: A Practical Approach for Business Students,” (2nd edition). Philadelphia, PA, USA: Masadir. (Textbook in English). pp. 1 – 660.
    • Hejase, Ale and Hejase, Hussin (2012). “Research Methods: A Practical Approach for Business Students,” (1st edition). Philadelphia, PA, USA: Masadir. (Textbook in English). pp. 1 – 480.
    • Hejase, Hussin, Hejase, Ale, and Hejase Hassan Abdel Nasser (2012). “Quantitative Methods for Decision Makers; Management Approach,” (1st edition). Beirut: Dar Sader. (Textbook in English). pp. 1 – 498.
    • A.J. Hejase and H.J. Hejase (2011). “Foundations of Management Information Systems,” (1st edition). Beirut: Dar Sader. (Textbook in English). pp 1- 340.
    • H.J. Hejase (2010). “Guidelines on Writing the MBA Research Project,” 1st edition. Beirut: American University of Science and Technology. (In English). pp. 1-88.
    • H.J. Hejase (2010). “Guidelines on Writing the Senior Research Project,” 3rd edition. Beirut: American University of Science and Technology. (In English). pp. 1-87.
    • A Selection of Presentations Given at LMA 2004-2006.” Workshops - Lebanese Management Association. Beirut: Saudi National Commercial Bank (NCB). June 2007. (In English). 
    • Hejase, Hussin (2000, February). Environmental Studies. Edited Selection of Articles – Union of University Professors for the Protection of the Environment, Beirut: Dar Maher (In Arabic).
    • Dah, Abdallah and Hejase, Hussin (1998, November). Income Distribution, Spending Patterns, and Poverty in Lebanon. Beirut: The Lebanese Center For Policy Studies (In Arabic).
    • Bassam Hamdar, Bassam (1993). The Relationship Between Agricultural Policy and Forestry in the Southern Region of the United States. New York- London: Garland Publishing.
     
    Most recent faculty publications in Regional Professional Magazines:
     

    • Habbal, Y. (2003). “Coffee: The Most Widely Consumed Beverage.” Journal of Middle East Food, Vol. 18 (5), pp. 24-27.
    • Habbal, Y. (2003). “Sushi: A Japanese Culinary Trend.” Journal of Middle East Food, Vol. 18 (4), p. 27.
    • Habbal, Y. (2003). “Understanding the HACCP System.” Journal of Middle East Food, Vol. 18 (1), pp. 30-31.
    • Hajo, Eva & Hejase, H.J. (2012, May). “Assessment of Green Marketing in Lebanon,” The Banking Executive: Magazine of the World Union of Arab Bankers, No. 41, May 2012, pp. 8-20. (In English) 
    • Hamdar, B.C. (2006). “The Most Important Economic Expectations of Lebanon.” Lebanese Contractor, (117), June.
    • Hamdar, B.C. (2005). “Short Run Economic Crisis of Lebanon.” The Economic Gulf. (9444). March. (Gulf publication).
    • Hamdar, B.C. (2004). “Lebanon’s Agriculture will Vanish under Globalization.” Journal of Economics and Reconstruction, Vol, 1 (1), January.
    • Hamdar, B.C. (2003). “Economic Development and the Litani River Waters.” Southern Affairs, August, 2.
    • Hejase, H.J, Shuaikh, Fatima & Hejase, Ale H. (2011). "Behavioral Finance: A Review," The Certified Accountant, No. 43, 2011, pp. 120-125. (In English) 
    • Hejase, H.J. (2006). "Management Concerns in an Era of Fast Development," The Certified Accountant, No. 25, First Quarter, pp. 40-43.
    • Hejase, H.J. (2003). “Choices Made Today May Ruin Your Tomorrow,” The Daily Star, p. 3, August 15.
    • Hejase, H.J. and Sleiman, I. (2002). “Internet Usage in the Workplace.” General Manager, Vol. 10, (99-100), pp. 16-17, November-December.
    • Hejase, H.J. and Lezzaiq, S. (2002). “The Flexible Enterprise: A Jordanian Case Study.” General Manager, Vol. 10, (95&96), pp. 8-9, July-August.
    • Hejase, H.J. (2002). “Seven Supermarkets Divide 85% of the Lebanese Market Share.” Al-Idari, Vol. 28 (2), p. 58, February. (In Arabic)
    • Hejase, H.J. (2002). “Organizational Performance in the World of Technology: Intellectual Capital Comes First.” AL-Nahar Newspaper (Special Reports), p.13, January 29. (In Arabic)
    • Hejase, H.J. (2001). “A Future to Count on: Population Data gives Basis for New Policies,” Lebanon Opportunities, pp. 82-84, September. (In English)
     
    Presentations in International Conferences:
     
    • Hassana Tabch, Linda Isenhour, Jean McEnery, and Hussin J. Hejase (2012). “Predicting Ethical Perceptions and Ethical Dilemma Decisions by Demographics and Personality Dimensions”proceedings of the ABC Conferences, Global Advances in Business Communication (GABC) 4th Annual Tricontinental Conference, East Michigan University (EMU) in Michigan – USA. June 7, 2012.
    • Hejase, Hussin J. & Chehimi, Ghada (2011). “Learning about Innovation Online: An Exploratory Research”proceedings of the International Journal of Arts and Sciences (IJAS) Conference organized by the Central Connecticut State University in Prague – Czech Republic. June 21 – 24, 2011.
    • Hejase, Hussin J. & Chehimi, Ghada (2011). “Learning Business Ethics Online: An Exploratory Research”proceedings of the International Assembly For collegiate Business Education (IACBE) Annual Conference in Henderson (Las Vegas), Nevada, USA. March 30 – April 1, 2011.
    • Tabch, Assi, Hassana M., McEnery, Jean M., Isenhour, Linda C. and Hejase, Hussin J. (2011). “Business Ethics Violations: An Online Cross-Cultural Extension of Business Ethics Education” proceedings of the17th International Conference on Industry, Engineering, & Management Systems (IEMS). Cocoa Beach, Florida, USA. March 28-30, 2011.
    • Hejase, Hussin J. & Mikdashi, Ghinwa (2010). “The Learning Organization: A Rich basis for Human Performance Technology (HPT) Applications” proceedings of the International Journal of Arts & Sciences (IJAS) Conference organized by the Central Connecticut State University in Bad Hofgastein – Austria. May 30 – June 03, 2010.
    • Hejase, Hussin & Abou Chedid, Elie (2010). “Shariah Hotels: An Assessment, Case of Lebanon,”proceedings of the Western Federation CHRIE Regional Conference - Educators Connecting -   Metropolitan State College of Denver in collaboration with the Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education, Denver, Colorado, USA. February 19 & 20, 2010.
    • Hejase, Hussin & Abou Chedid, Elie (2009). “Providing Hospitality Graduates with Potential Market Skills: An Assessment of the American University of Science and Technology Hospitality Program,” proceedings of the Rocky Mountain Regional CHRIE Conference - Educators Connecting -   Metropolitan State College of Denver in collaboration with the Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education, Denver, Colorado, USA. February 13 &14, 2009.
    • Hejase, Hussin, Abou Chedid, Elie & Hamdar, Bassam(2008). “The Events Industry in Times of Crisis: an Assessment of Lebanese Managers Attitude in Response to the July war in Lebanon.”Proceedings of the International Convention & Expo Summit – UNLV, Singapore. February 14-16, 2008.
    • Hejase, Hussin, Abou Chedid, Elie, and Haddad, Ziad (2007). “The Hospitality Industry in times of crisis: An assessment of the relationship between owners and workers during the July war in Lebanon.”Proceedings of the 1st Hospitality & Leisure: Business Advances and Applied Research Conference,Lausanne, Switzerland, July 5-6, 2007.
    • Abou Chedid, Elie; Hejase, Hussin; and Haddad, Ziad (2007). “Hospitality for the Rich and Famous: A Comparative Assessment of Lebanon and Europe.” Proceedings of the 1st Hospitality & Leisure: Business Advances and Applied Research ConferenceLausanne, Switzerland, July 5-6, 2007.
    • Hejase, Hussin and Al-Sayed, Souheila (2007). “An Assessment of Emotional Intelligence in Lebanon: An Exploratory Study.” Proceedings of the the Society for Advancement of Management (SAM) 2007 International ConferenceLas Vegas, Nevada-USA, March 25-27, 2007.
    • Hejase, H.J. (2004). “Chatting as a Tool for Research in Management Topics,” proceedings of the McMaster World Congress, 5th World Congress on E-BusinessMcMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, January 14-16.
    • Hejase, H.J. (2003). “An Assessment of On-line Collaboration among Professionals in Lebanese Institutions,” Proceedings of the McMaster World Congress, 4th World Congress on E-Business,McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, January 15-17.
    • (H. J. Hejase presented for) Beyrouti, N. (2003). “Knowledge-Based Organization: Work Environment and Creativity,” proceedings of the McMaster World Congress, 6th World Congress on Intellectual capital & InnovationMcMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, January 15-17.
    Regional Conferences & Workshops:
     
    • Hejase, Hussin & Tabch, Hassana (2010). “Ethics Education: An Assessment Case of the American University of Science & Technology – Lebanon,” proceedings of the “New Trends in Business Education” Conference organized by the Arab Organization for Quality Assurance in Education in collaboration with the College of Business Administration of Kuwait University, Talal Abou-Ghazaleh Organization, and Arab Society of Faculties of Business Administration. Kuwait City, Kuwait February 15-17.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2009). “Quality Assessment in Lebanese Educational Institutions: Proposing Malcolm Baldrige Methods and Tools,” proceedings of the Lebanese Society for Quality (LSQ) Conference “Quality Concepts and Crisis Management”. Le Bristol Hotel, Beirut, May 20.
    • Abou Chedid, Elie (2007). “Managing Strategy and Strategic Planning” Workshop for South Oil Company Iraq (SOC) at the Regency Palace Hotel, Amman, August 9.
    • Abou Chedid, Elie (2007). “The Environment of Organizations and Managers” Workshop for South Oil Company Iraq (SOC) at the Regency Palace Hotel, Amman, August 8.
    • Abou Chedid, Elie (2007). “Managing Work Groups & Teams” Workshop for South Oil Company Iraq (SOC) at the Regency Palace Hotel, Amman, August 7.
    • Hejase, Hussin & Abou Chedid, Elie (2007). “The Role of Curriculum Development in Providing Hospitality Graduates with Potential Market Skills: An Assessment of the Relationship between AUST Graduates and the Lebanese Hospitality Job Market.” Presentation at the 1st International Conference on Hospitality and Tourism Education Tilted: "Towards a Better Higher Education in Hospitality and Tourism." Jordan Applied University College of Hospitality and Tourism. Amman, Jordan, October 28-30, 2007.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2007). “The Learning Organization: A Rich basis for Human Performance Technology (HPT) Applications.” Presentation at the Human Resources Development Conference & Exhibition.Meridian Damascus Hotel, Damascus, Syria, May 7-9.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2007). “The Move from 7-S McKinsey Model Towards the Learning Organization: An Impact on Human Resources.” Presentation at the Human Resources Development Conference & Exhibition. Meridian Damascus Hotel, Damascus, Syria, May 7-9.
    • Hejase, H.J. and Beyrouti, N. (2002). “E-Government Potential in Lebanon.” ARABCOM Conference 2002, Doha, Qatar, April 21-23.
    Local Conferences & Workshops:

    • Hejase, Hussin (2010). “Leadership in Management” Workshop at the Lebanese Management Association (LMA). Snoubra, Beirut, May 19.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2009). “Quality Assessment in Lebanese Educational Institutions: Proposing Malcolm Baldrige Methods and Tools,” proceedings of the Lebanese Society for Quality (LSQ) Conference “Quality Concepts and Crisis Management”. Le Bristol Hotel, Beirut, May 20.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2008). “The Characteristics and Significance of Team Building.” Workshop to student members of the Lebanese Red Cross Club at the American University of Beirut in conjunction with the Lebanese Management Association (LMA). West Hall - AUB, Beirut, November 8.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2008). “Dynamics of Teams Building.” Workshop to NGO-Managers representing 38 NGOs at the Lebanese Management Association (LMA). Snoubra, Beirut, April 11.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2008). “Training Employees for Effective Customer Service” Workshop at the Lebanese Management Association (LMA). Snoubra, Beirut, March 13.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2007). “Emotionally Intelligent Managers: Who are They?” Presentation at the Lebanese Management Association (LMA) Wednesday Meetings.Snoubra, Beirut, November 21.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2007). “SMEs and Innovation: A Comprehensive Blue Print.” DataInvestment Consult Workshop.Holiday Inn Hotel – Le Dunes VerdunBeirut, November 20, 2007. 
    • Hejase, Hussin (2007). “The SME Toolkit: Preparing SMEs Access to Finance.” Data Investment Consult Workshop. Holiday Inn Hotel - Le Dunes –Verdun, Beirut, August 09, 2007.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2007). “Dynamics of Teams Building.” Workshop at Ain Wu-Zain Hospital, Ain Wu-Zain, Shouf Mountains, August 08, 2007.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2007). “From the Information Society to the Knowledge Society: Capacity Building With ICT.” Data Investment Consult Workshop.HotelLe Gabriel – AshrafiehBeirut, June 22, 2007.
    • Hejase, Hussin (2007). “Creativity Towards Continuous Improvement.” Presentation at the American University of Science & Technology Conference: Drawing a Road Map for Quality.AUST, Achrafieh, Beirut, May 24. 
    • Hejase, Hussin (2006). “The World of Quality: Statistical Process Control.” Presentation at the Lebanese Management Association (LMA) Wednesday Meetings. Snoubra, Beirut, May 31.
    • Hejase, H.J. (2006). “Creativity in Strategic Planning.” Presentation at the Rasul Al-A’zam Hospital.Airport Road, Beirut,March 18.
    • Hejase, H.J. (2006). “Creativity in Strategic Planning for Quality.” Presentation at the Lebanese Management Association (LMA) Wednesday Meetings. Snoubra, Beirut, January 25.
    • Hejase, H.J. (2005). “The Role of ICT in Developing Lebanese Human Capacity,” Lebanon e-Business 5thEdition, Data & Investment Consult Conference, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Hamra – Beirut, Lebanon, June 8-9.
    • Hejase, H.J. (2004). “Observation, Assessment and Performance Appraisal of Teaching and Administrative Processes as well as Methods and Tools in Lebanese Educational Institutions. Workshop No. 3, The Fifth round – Observation & Measurement in a Private Institution of Higher Education.Ministry of Higher Education, UNESCO Palace, Beirut, February 24.
    • Hejase, H. (2004). “Customer Care.” Workshop at IBC Company, Airport Road, Beirut, December 24, 2004.
    • George Farha, Bassam Hamdar, Lilian Karam, Hussin Hejase (2015).” Reality TV shows in      the Arab World: Star academy impacts on Arab Teenagers “International J. Soc. Sci. & Education (IJSSE), Vol.5, issue 3.PP 437-453.






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