Business Management

Business Management

The research in the department includes the whole range of Business Management disciplines such as:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human resource management
  • International business
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Operations
  • Organisational behaviour
  • Organisation studies
  • Strategy

Please look at the profiles of our Business Management academics for more details.

Professor J Ignacio Canales, Director of Research for Business Management

Dr John Lamb, Postgraduate Research (PGR) Coordinator for Business Management

Business Management Research Seminar Series

External Guest Seminars
Speaker Affiliation Topic Date
Professor Marcus Larsen Copenhagen Business School Step by Step: The Entrepreneurial Pre-Entry Process in the Informal Economy 09/11/2022
Professor Amir Shoham Temple University, USA

Corporate board gender diversity and innovation for environmental sustainability 

Dr Nilanjana Dutt Bocconi University, Italy Those who can search: Regulatory stringency and external R&D investment in the US Electricity Industry 26/01/2022
Professor Shameen Prashantham CEIBS, Shanghai

Gorillas can dance: Lessons from Microsoft and other corportions on partnering with startups

Professor Thanos Papdopoulos / Professor Donald Hislop University of Kent / University of Aberdeen Business School Meet the Editors Session 10/11/2021


Internal Seminars
Speaker Topic Date
Dr Timothy Stone In Search of the Self Within Consumer Research 24/04/2024
Dr Scott M Allan

‘Sticking them up on the wall’: incompleteness, compromise and the assessment of ‘performance’ in professional service firms

Mr Adam Smith The Role of Microgeneration renewable energy assets to energy independence 14/02/2024
Professor Simon Parker

Women’s Empowerment & Female Entrepreneurship: Evidence from a natural experiment in India

Dr Nadia DeGama

Experiencing and Negotiating (Ambivalent) Career Boundaries: A Study of Self-Initiated Expatriate Accountants in the UAE

Dr Trevor Morrow

Trust, trusting, trust building and restoring trust in collaborative relationships in Higher Education

Dr John Lamb The mean value in big data – Some paradox shifts 31/05/2023
Professor Jie Wu

How does Gender Diversity in the Top Management Team and Board of Directors affect Organizational Performance?

Ms Georgia Brown Vivien Leigh: Introducing a Data-Driven Analysis of Vocal Performance  22/03/2023
Dr Tatiana Gladkikh & Mr Russell Williams Co-creating Luxury Customer Experiences in Tourism - Exploring the Superyacht Market 15/02/2023
Dr Elham Moonesirust Deconstructing the constitution of CSR within hegemonic masculinities 01/02/2023
Dr Iva Atanassova

Organisational Learning and Dynamic Capabilities as Key Drivers of Organisational Survival and Growth During VUCA Times (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous)

Professor J. Ignacio Canales

Human Towers (This is an informal presentation related to a developing research project)

Dr Ali Bayat

Between Scylla and Charybdis: CEO Political Ideology, Dividends and Downsizing During the Pandemic