Washika Haak-Saheem is a professor in management and the Dean at Dubai Business School, University of Dubai. Prior to joining University of Dubai, Washika worked as Associate Professor in the International Business and Strategy Department at Henley Business School, University of Reading in the UK. Before joining the academia in 2009, Washika worked in the airline industry in diverse roles and geographic locations for more than 10 years.
Her recent research encompasses international human resource management, expatriation, migration, institutionalism, and knowledge management.
Her research appeared in journals such as Human Resource Management Journal, Research Policy, Journal of International Business Studies, International Journal of Human Resource or Management, European Management Review. She is a member of AIB, AOM, EURAM, and IEEE.