The Business School advances knowledge through theoretical and applied discipline-based research. That research is published in top academic journals and creates impact through peer recognition, corporate and community engagement, and the support of student learning.
Our research mission and strategy
The Business School's research mission is to produce theory-led, practically relevant research that addresses contemporary organisational and management challenges faced by businesses, public organisations, regulatory bodies, and policy-makers.
Our research strategy is focused on creating and sustaining a supportive, collaborative, and vibrant research culture through raising the quality and quantity of our research output and by developing and managing all faculty to achieve our goals.
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Douglas Alem Receives Prestigious Paper Award14th August 2018
Dr Douglas Alem has been awarded the prestigious ‘Best European Journal of Operational Research Paper’ award at the European Conference on Operational Research (EURO 18), which took place in Valencia in July this year.... Continue reading
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Practitioner engagement is a major emphasis of the Business School. In addition to dissemination in academic and practitioner journals, each research group runs a variety of activities with the aim of providing a broad base of accessible evidence for practitioner-oriented activities.View our research groups
The Business School's research environment is further enlivened by our growing doctoral community, with over 100 research students from across the globe. Please see the PhD section for detailed information on our research degree programmes and how to apply.Our PhD programme
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RT @ahrcpress: The AHRC is committing £170m - a third of its funding - over the next eight years to postgraduate research. We’re delighted…
Huge congratulations to @neilpollock on being awarded an @ESRC grant for his project 'The Second Most Important Pit… https://t.co/E4fOxxp5MV
Congratulations to Professor Richard Harrison, who has been awarded the Entrepreneurship Practice Award, conferred… https://t.co/abifyp2JkX
Great article by colleagues @Nick_Oliver43 @KristinPotocnik @TomCalvard in @HarvardBiz looking at the technology an… https://t.co/yKJU6mzmbd
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