Associate Professor Research
Hélène Bussy-Socrate is Associate Professor at Paris School of Business. She received her PHD in organization studies from Paris Dauphine University, and did her Postdoc at Warwick Business School. Her research interests lie at the intersection between organizational strategy and new technologies. She focuses on legitimation issues for organizations and collective mostly in healthcare. At PSB she teaches Business Strategy and Digital Business.



  • PhD, Organization Studies, Management (graduated in 2015)


  • Head of research department, Digital Entrepreneurship and Society

Research department

  • Management and Strategy

Chair department

  • New Practices for Innovation and Creativity


Strategic Management


Scientific Article
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Des modes de diffusion de la rumeur : une approche par la matérialité Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE, François-Xavier DE VAUJANY Systèmes d'Information et Management 12/2018
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When the omerta is broken: sociomateriality and the history of hazing in French universities Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE Palgrave Macmillan 01/2015
Academic communication
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Exploring challenges for hybrid entrepreneurs in Business Schools Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE, Fabrice PERIAC, Jean-Max KOSKIEVIC Journal of Management Studies & Society for Advancement of Management Studies 04/2020
Faire face à l’insécurité de la condition d’entrepreneur : le rôle des incubateurs visant l’inclusion sociale Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE, Olivia CHAMBARD AIMS 01/2020
Reversing identity: How professionals move back to past self-constructs Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE, Graeme CURRIE 01/2018
Implementing best practice: the changing nature of leadership across the innovation process Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE, Karl PRINCE, Eivor OBORN 01/2016
How material practices enacted to institutional logics contribute to the becoming of members? Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE 01/2015
The materiality of institutional logics: dualities in the French medical profession since 1975 Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE 01/2015
Reconsidering the link between reputation and identity: An institutional perspective Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE, François-Xavier DE VAUJANY 01/2012
Press Article
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Visioconférences : comment bien travailler lorsqu’on est filmé ? Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE, Géraldine PARING The Conversation 06/2020
Working Paper
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Slashies : Exploring Challenges in academic entrepreneurs' life Jean-Max KOSKIEVIC, Fabrice PERIAC, Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE Journal of Management Studies 01/2020
Entrepreneurs Down and Out in Paris and London Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE, Nathalie MITEV 01/2018
How do healthcare professionals understand and justify their own misconduct? Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE, Nathalie MITEV 01/2018
Materiality and rumors : Merleau-Ponty perspective Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE, François-Xavier DE VAUJANY 01/2018
Reversing identity: The return on professionalism in France Hélène BUSSY-SOCRATE 01/2018