Management Staff

Management at Birmingham Business School is divided into five departments, each with there own disciplines, areas of research, teaching specialities and staff.

All Management related staff

Dr Sami Bensassi

Dr Sami Bensassi

Lecturer in Managerial Economics

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone 0121 414 4438

Email s.bensassi@bham.ac.uk

Gill Bentley

Gill Bentley

Lecturer

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4984

Email g.a.bentley@bham.ac.uk

Dr Holly Birkett

Dr Holly Birkett

Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2928

Email h.birkett@bham.ac.uk

Stephen Brammer

Stephen Brammer

Professor of Strategy

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Email s.brammer@bham.ac.uk

Dr Layla Branicki

Dr Layla Branicki

Lecturer in Strategy and International Business

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8396

Email l.j.branicki@bham.ac.uk

Professor John Bryson

Professor John Bryson

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5549

Email j.r.bryson@bham.ac.uk

Professor Fiona Carmichael

Professor Fiona Carmichael

Professor of Labour Economics

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 4146699

Email f.carmichael@bham.ac.uk

Dr Catherine Casson

Dr Catherine Casson

Teaching Fellow in Business and Society

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Email c.m.casson@bham.ac.uk

Dr Caroline Chapain

Dr Caroline Chapain

Lecturer

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Email c.a.chapain@bham.ac.uk

Professor John Child

Professor John Child

Professor of Commerce

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8322

Email j.child@bham.ac.uk

Chris Collinge

Chris Collinge

Senior Lecturer

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3783

Email c.j.collinge@bham.ac.uk

Professor Simon Collinson

Professor Simon Collinson

Dean of Birmingham Business School
Professor of International Business and Innovation

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone 0121 414 6706

Email s.collinson@bham.ac.uk

Professor Derek Condon

Professor Derek Condon

Director of Postgraduate Taught Programmes
Professor of International Business and Corporate Governance

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5007

Email d.c.condon@bham.ac.uk

Dr Lisa De Propris

Dr Lisa De Propris

Reader in Regional Economic Development

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6258

Email l.de_propris@bham.ac.uk

Dr Paolo Di Martino

Dr Paolo Di Martino

Senior Lecturer in International Business History

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone 0121-414-2548

Email p.dimartino@bham.ac.uk

Dr Rory Donnelly

Dr Rory Donnelly

Reader in HRM & OB
Head of Department: OWE
Programme Director: MSc HRM

Business School

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 5144

Email r.donnelly@bham.ac.uk

Professor Joanne Duberley

Professor Joanne Duberley

Professor of Organisational Studies

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6387

Email j.p.duberley@bham.ac.uk

Professor Paul Edwards

Professor Paul Edwards

Professor of Employment Relations

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8886

Email p.k.edwards@bham.ac.uk

Dr John Gibney

Dr John Gibney

Senior Fellow

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3051

Email j.gibney@bham.ac.uk

Dr Michel Goyer

Dr Michel Goyer

Senior Lecturer

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 2546

Email m.goyer@bham.ac.uk

Professor Francis Greene

Professor Francis Greene

Professor of Small Business and Entrepreneurship

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 3277

Email f.greene@bham.ac.uk

Mark Hall

Mark Hall

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8577

Email m.a.hall.1@bham.ac.uk

Dr Victoria Hanna

Dr Victoria Hanna

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6240

Email v.hanna@bham.ac.uk

Dr Geraint Harvey

Dr Geraint Harvey

Senior Lecturer in HRM and Industrial Relations

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 415 8436

Email g.harvey@bham.ac.uk

Dr Andy Hodder

Dr Andy Hodder

Lecturer in Employment Relations

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6536

Email a.j.hodder@bham.ac.uk

Dr Linda Hsieh

Dr Linda Hsieh

Lecturer in International Business

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone 0121 414 6697

Email h.hsieh@bham.ac.uk

Dr Liza Jabbour

Dr Liza Jabbour

Lecturer in Business Economics

Business School

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8302

Email l.jabbour@bham.ac.uk

Dr Mike Kennard

Dr Mike Kennard

Senior Lecturer: Strategy and Innovation

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3940

Email m.j.kennard@bham.ac.uk

Dr Etlyn Kenny

Dr Etlyn Kenny

Lecturer in Human Resource Management and Organizational Behaviour

Business School

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6219

Email e.j.kenny@bham.ac.uk

Dr Paul Lewis

Dr Paul Lewis

Lecturer in Political Economy

Business School

Telephone 0121 414 8786

Email lewispc@bham.ac.uk

Dr Chris Lonsdale

Dr Chris Lonsdale

Reader in Procurement and Supply Management

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 7593

Email c.m.lonsdale.ieb@bham.ac.uk

Dr Stewart MacNeil

Dr Stewart MacNeil

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5007

Email s.macneill@bham.ac.uk

Dr Tatum Matharu

Dr Tatum Matharu

Research Fellow

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 415 8446

Email t.g.matharu@bham.ac.uk

Dr Rachel Mulhall

Dr Rachel Mulhall

Research Fellow
Midlands Excellence Organisational Improvement Programme (MidEx)

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3220

Email r.a.mulhall@bham.ac.uk

Professor Mansoob Murshed

Professor Mansoob Murshed

Professor of International Industrial Economics

The Department of Economics

Email s.m.murshed@bham.ac.uk

Dr Christina Niforou

Dr Christina Niforou

Lecturer in Human Resource Management

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 1214145257

Email c.niforou@bham.ac.uk

Professor Mary O'Mahony

Professor Mary O'Mahony

Professor of International Industrial Economics

Nick Potter

Nick Potter

Senior Teaching Fellow
Director of the MSc IB (Singapore)

Business School

Telephone 01952 541544/07968 780262

Email n.s.potter@bham.ac.uk

Professor Helen Rainbird

Professor Helen Rainbird

Emeritus Professor of Human Resource Management

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Professor Monder Ram

Professor Monder Ram

Director, Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship (CREME)

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8438

Email m.ram@bham.ac.uk

Dr Paulina Ramirez

Dr Paulina Ramirez

Lecturer in International Business and innovation

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone + 44 (0) 121 414 4948

Email p.ramirez@bham.ac.uk

Dr Pamela Robinson

Dr Pamela Robinson

Lecturer in Comparative Employment Relations

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 3418

Email p.k.robinson@bham.ac.uk

Dr Joe Sanderson

Dr Joe Sanderson

Senior Lecturer
Head of Procurement and Operations Management Department

Business School

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 7489

Email j.r.sanderson@bham.ac.uk

Oded Shenkar

Oded Shenkar

Chair in International Business (part time)

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Professor Stan Siebert

Professor Stan Siebert

Professor of Labour Economics

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone 414 6698

Email w.s.siebert@bham.ac.uk

Emeritus Professor Jim Slater

Emeritus Professor Jim Slater

Associate Professor, Industrial & Labour Economics

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Email j.r.slater@bham.ac.uk

Dr Scott Taylor

Dr Scott Taylor

Reader in Leadership & Organization Studies

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6703

Email s.taylor@bham.ac.uk

Professor Kiran Trehan

Professor Kiran Trehan

Professor of Leadership and Enterprise Development

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Email k.trehan@bham.ac.uk

Dr Ferran Vendrell-Herrero

Dr Ferran Vendrell-Herrero

Lecturer in Managerial Economics

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8563

Email f.vendrell-herrero@bham.ac.uk

Dr María Villares-Varela

Dr María Villares-Varela

Research Fellow

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Email m.villares@bham.ac.uk

Dr Glyn Watson

Dr Glyn Watson

Senior Lecturer

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 7488

Email g.r.watson@bham.ac.uk

Dr Yufeng Zhang

Dr Yufeng Zhang

Senior Lecturer in Operations Management
Director of Business Programmes with Engineering, Sciences & Law

The Department of Procurement and Operations Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6695

Email zhangys@bham.ac.uk

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Department of:

Entrepreneurship & Local Economy

Dr Caroline Chapain

Dr Caroline Chapain

Lecturer

Specialisms

  • Creativity, innovation, creative industries and creative cities and regions
  • Economic restructuring, plant closures and redundancies
  • Local and regional economic development
  • Public policies (governance, cluster policy)
  • ...

Email c.a.chapain@bham.ac.uk

Dr John Gibney

Dr John Gibney

Senior Fellow

Research Interests & Specialisms

  • Knowledge and Innovation Leadership
  • Leadership and Governance in City and Regional Development
  • Knowledge Policy in the Sub-national Development Context

 

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3051

Email j.gibney@bham.ac.uk

Professor Francis Greene

Professor Francis Greene

Professor of Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Francis Greene joined BBS in April 2012 from Warwick Business School where he worked in the Centre for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises.  He has been a visiting professor at Mannheim University and a visiting researcher at Barclays Bank and for the New Zealand government.  His client list includes the OECD, the UK government, Shell plc, Capital One, the Work Foundation, ACCA ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 3277

Email f.greene@bham.ac.uk

Professor Monder Ram

Professor Monder Ram

Director, Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship (CREME)

Monder Ram joined Birmingham Business School from De Montfort University in September 2013 where he was Professor of Small Business and Director of Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship (CREME) and Co-Director of the Enterprise and Diversity Alliance (EDA). Birmingham Business School is the new home for both CREME and the EDA.

He has extensive ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 415 8438

Email m.ram@bham.ac.uk

Dr Scott Taylor

Dr Scott Taylor

Reader in Leadership & Organization Studies

Scott Taylor joined BBS in April 2013. He previously worked at Essex, Exeter, and Loughborough universities, and at Birmingham from 2002 to 2007. Scott is currently head of the Entrepreneurship & Local Economy department. He is also co-chair of the Critical Management Studies division at the Academy of Management from 2013 to 2017, and a member of the editorial board of the ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6703

Email s.taylor@bham.ac.uk

Professor Kiran Trehan

Professor Kiran Trehan

Professor of Leadership and Enterprise Development

Kiran Trehan joined Birmingham Business School in March 2012 from Lancaster University Management School where she was Deputy Head of Department and Director of HRD and consulting. She is a leading expert on diversity, enterprise and leadership development. She currently holds the post Professor of Enterprise and leadership Development and is Academic Director for the Centre for ...

Email k.trehan@bham.ac.uk

Managerial Economics

Professor Fiona Carmichael

Professor Fiona Carmichael

Professor of Labour Economics

Telephone +44 (0) 121 4146699

Email f.carmichael@bham.ac.uk

Dr Lisa De Propris

Dr Lisa De Propris

Reader in Regional Economic Development

My main research interests are: small firms and clusters; competitiveness in clusters and regions; forms of clusters and governance; innovation; clusters and foreign direct investment; regional development; knowledge economy and clusters, and creative and cultural industries. In parallel, I have always been concerned with the role of the government and institutions, and have looked at ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6258

Email l.de_propris@bham.ac.uk

Dr Paolo Di Martino

Dr Paolo Di Martino

Senior Lecturer in International Business History

Paolo Di Martino joined the Birmingham Business School in 2010. He has been lecturer in Economic History at the University of Bristol (2002-2004), Birmingham (2004-2005) and Manchester (2005-2010). In 2008 he has been junior visiting fellow at the Department of Economic History of the London School of economics.

He gained his PhD in Economic History at the Department of ...

Telephone 0121-414-2548

Email p.dimartino@bham.ac.uk

Dr Liza Jabbour

Dr Liza Jabbour

Lecturer in Business Economics

Liza joined the Business School in 2010. Previously she worked as a lecturer at the Manchester Business School and as a research fellow at the University of Nottingham. She is an external research fellow of the GEP centre and of the Kiel Institute for the World Economy. Liza gained her PhD at the University of Paris I Pantheon-Sorbonne. Her main research interest is applied international ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8302

Email l.jabbour@bham.ac.uk

Professor Stan Siebert

Professor Stan Siebert

Professor of Labour Economics

W Stanley Siebert is Professor of Labour Economics at the Business School, where he has worked since 1980. He gained his PhD at the London School of Economics. He has published widely in the major economics and industrial relations journals including the Academy of Management Journal, British Journal of Industrial Relations,  Industrial & Labor Relations Review, Management ...

Telephone 414 6698

Email w.s.siebert@bham.ac.uk

Organisation, Work and Employment

Dr Holly Birkett

Dr Holly Birkett

Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour

Holly is a Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour. She has previously worked at The University of Warwick and Scottish Power Plc. Holly has taught Organisation Management, Orgnaisation Theory and HRM at undergraduate and masters levels and conducts research in the fields of careers, work transitions, identity, social enterprise and retirement.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2928

Email h.birkett@bham.ac.uk

Dr Rory Donnelly

Dr Rory Donnelly

Reader in HRM & OB
Head of Department: OWE
Programme Director: MSc HRM

I am the Head of the Organisations, Work and Employment Department (OWE). The department comprises over 20 members of faculty who are active in critically focused and theoretically informed research and teaching on contemporary management, work and employment in organisations.

I am also the Director of the MSc HRM Programme at the Business School. Two pathways are ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 5144

Email r.donnelly@bham.ac.uk

Professor Joanne Duberley

Professor Joanne Duberley

Professor of Organisational Studies

Jo is a Professor of Organisation Studies. She has previously worked at Heriot Watt University, Sheffield University, Leeds University and Sheffield Hallam University. Jo has taught OB, HRM and change management to postgraduate and undergraduate students. She has supervised 6 PhDs to completion and is currently supervising 7 PhD students and 1 DBA student.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6387

Email j.p.duberley@bham.ac.uk

Professor Paul Edwards

Professor Paul Edwards

Professor of Employment Relations

Paul Edwards joined BBS in April 2011 from Warwick Business School where he was Director of the Industrial Relations Research Unit and held several Associate Dean positions. He is a Fellow of the British Academy, and has served as the chair of the Academy’s Social Science Group. He was a member of the 2008 RAE sub-panel for business and management, and is a member of the sub-panel ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8886

Email p.k.edwards@bham.ac.uk

Dr Michel Goyer

Dr Michel Goyer

Senior Lecturer

Michel Goyer joined BBS in June 2013 from Warwick Business School where he was a member of the Industrial Relations and Organizational Behaviour group. He was also a committee member in the Industrial Relations Research Unit (IRRU) at Warwick. Previous appointments include visiting research fellow at the Wissenschaftszentrum (Berlin), post-doctoral fellow at the Max Planck Institute for ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 2546

Email m.goyer@bham.ac.uk

Dr Geraint Harvey

Dr Geraint Harvey

Senior Lecturer in HRM and Industrial Relations

Harvey is a Senior Lecturer in Human Resource Management and Industrial Relations. He joined Birmingham Business School in April 2013, having previously worked at the School of Business, Swansea University and Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University.

Telephone +44 (0) 121 415 8436

Email g.harvey@bham.ac.uk

Dr Andy Hodder

Dr Andy Hodder

Lecturer in Employment Relations

Dr Andy Hodder joined Birmingham Business School in September 2012 after completing a PhD at Keele University. Andy’s PhD looked at trade union organising within the Public and Commercial Services union (PCS). This research reviewed the extent to which the PCS has adopted the organising agenda and evaluated its impact on membership and levels of activism, during a period of civil ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6536

Email a.j.hodder@bham.ac.uk

Dr Etlyn Kenny

Dr Etlyn Kenny

Lecturer in Human Resource Management and Organizational Behaviour

Etlyn Kenny joined Birmingham Business School in September 2014 and is a member of the Department of Organizations, Work and Employment.  Prior to this Etlyn was a lecturer in the Department of Organizational Psychology at Birkbeck, University of London.  Etlyn is currently module leader for the Training and Development module on the MSc HRM and for the undergraduate module ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6219

Email e.j.kenny@bham.ac.uk

Dr Paul Lewis

Dr Paul Lewis

Lecturer in Political Economy

Paul is a Political Economist interested in examining and understanding key features of contemporary capitalism. He has an undergraduate background in the natural sciences and the philosophy of science, a post-graduate training in political science and international relations, and professional experience as a management consultant.

Telephone 0121 414 8786

Email lewispc@bham.ac.uk

Dr Christina Niforou

Dr Christina Niforou

Lecturer in Human Resource Management

Christina joined Birmingham Business School in 2013. She received her PhD from Warwick Business School, University of Warwick. She is interested in comparative employment relations, global labour governance and corporate social responsibility. She has received funding from the Onassis Public Benefit Foundation, the ESRC, Warwick Business School and TURI (Trade Union related ...

Telephone +44 (0) 1214145257

Email c.niforou@bham.ac.uk

Procurement and Operations Management

Mark Hall

Mark Hall

Mark is a senior lecturer in project and operations management. Previously, he worked at the University of Bristol and University of Bath. Apart from operations and project management, he has also taught change and innovation management, organizational theory and research methods, both at undergraduate and postgraduate level. His current area of research is in behaviours in response to ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8577

Email m.a.hall.1@bham.ac.uk

Dr Victoria Hanna

Dr Victoria Hanna

Victoria is a Lecturer in Operations Management. She has previously worked at The University of Melbourne (Australia), University of Canterbury (New Zealand) and Rolls-Royce Plc. Victoria has taught project management, operations management and technology management at undergraduate and master’s level and researches in the fields of small business networking and supply chain ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 6240

Email v.hanna@bham.ac.uk

Dr Chris Lonsdale

Dr Chris Lonsdale

Reader in Procurement and Supply Management

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 7593

Email c.m.lonsdale.ieb@bham.ac.uk

Frank Rowbotham

Frank Rowbotham

Frank joined Birmingham Business School as a visiting lecturer in 2011 and became a lecturer in 2013. He teaches operations management, procurement and supply chain management to undergraduate and postgraduate students. He is the module leader for International Operations and Procurement taught at SIM University, Singapore. Before these appointments he was a principal lecturer in ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3344

Email f.rowbotham@bham.ac.uk

Dr Joe Sanderson

Dr Joe Sanderson

Senior Lecturer
Head of Procurement and Operations Management Department

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 7489

Email j.r.sanderson@bham.ac.uk

Dr Yufeng Zhang

Dr Yufeng Zhang

Senior Lecturer in Operations Management
Director of Business Programmes with Engineering, Sciences & Law

Yufeng Zhang is the Director of Business Programmes with Engineering, Sciences & Law. He is the academic Coordinator of the EU FP7 Europe-China High Value Engineering Network (EC-HVEN), www.birmingham.ac.uk/hven. He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

High Value Engineering (HVE)

High value engineering (HVE) is the application of ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 6695

Email zhangys@bham.ac.uk

Strategy and International Business

Stephen Brammer

Stephen Brammer

Professor of Strategy

Stephen Brammer is Professor of Strategy at Birmingham Business School. His main research interests are corporate responsibility, business ethics, and reputation management. Specifically, his research explores firm-stakeholder relationships, the strategic management of these, and their impacts upon company performance and reputation. His research has been widely published in leading ...

Email s.brammer@bham.ac.uk

Dr Layla Branicki

Dr Layla Branicki

Lecturer in Strategy and International Business

Prior to joining Birmingham Business School Layla was a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in the Strategy, Organisational Learning and Resilience Research Unit at Warwick Business School. Layla has won research grants from the Institute of Advanced Studies (Warwick), Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8396

Email l.j.branicki@bham.ac.uk

Professor John Bryson

Professor John Bryson

John's research is motivated by a desire to understand and explain the complex ways in which production is organized through space and in place and via a variety of forms of enterprise.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5549

Email j.r.bryson@bham.ac.uk

Professor John Child

Professor John Child

Professor of Commerce

John Child is Professor of Commerce at the University of Birmingham, UK, Professor of Management at Plymouth University, and Visiting Professor at Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Management, the Academy of International Business and the British Academy of Management. In 2006, he was elected a Fellow of the prestigious British Academy [FBA]. In 2012 he ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8322

Email j.child@bham.ac.uk

Chris Collinge

Chris Collinge

Senior Lecturer

Specialisms include;

  • Regional and local economic change, with particular reference to the emergence of regional knowledge economies in a cross-national context
  • Evolving patterns of public sector governance, strategy and leadership, as between markets, hierarchies, groups and decentred networks
  • Issues in the ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3783

Email c.j.collinge@bham.ac.uk

Professor Simon Collinson

Professor Simon Collinson

Dean of Birmingham Business School
Professor of International Business and Innovation

Telephone 0121 414 6706

Email s.collinson@bham.ac.uk

Professor Derek Condon

Professor Derek Condon

Director of Postgraduate Taught Programmes
Professor of International Business and Corporate Governance

Derek is the Director of Postgraduate Taught Programmes for Birmingham Business School with responsibility for postgraduate taught programmes in the UK, Singapore, Hong Kong and China. Previously he was the Assistant Dean for Executive Masters Programmes at Warwick Business School. Derek teaches postgraduate International Business and Corporate Governance modules.

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5007

Email d.c.condon@bham.ac.uk

Dr Linda Hsieh

Dr Linda Hsieh

Lecturer in International Business

Linda is a lecturer in International Business, joined University of Birmingham in September 2008, having previously worked as a lecturer in International Business and then senior lecturer at Sheffield Hallam University (09/2005-09/2008).

Telephone 0121 414 6697

Email h.hsieh@bham.ac.uk

Dr Mike Kennard

Dr Mike Kennard

Senior Lecturer: Strategy and Innovation

Mike joined the University of Birmingham in 2013 as a Senior Lecturer in Strategy and Innovation. As part of this role his remit is to develop the Business School’s Executive Education programme.

He started his career in 1995 with Rolls-Royce plc where he worked for 11 years in various technology management positions. In 2006 Mike was awarded a scholarship to ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3940

Email m.j.kennard@bham.ac.uk

Dr Stewart MacNeil

Dr Stewart MacNeil

Specialisms

  • The knowledge economy particularly as related to inter-organisational networks and the connection to producer and consumer markets
  • The automotive industry and its evolution particularly in respect of the development of new innovation models and the role of policy and regulation in furthering innovation ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5007

Email s.macneill@bham.ac.uk

Dr Rachel Mulhall

Dr Rachel Mulhall

Research Fellow
Midlands Excellence Organisational Improvement Programme (MidEx)

Rachel joined the Business School in 2013 following the completion of her PhD at the School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Science at the University. Rachel is currently working on the Midlands Excellence Organisational Improvement Programme as a Research Fellow and Project Coordinator.

Rachel has a cross-disciplinary background in physical and human geography ...

Telephone +44 (0)121 414 3220

Email r.a.mulhall@bham.ac.uk

Nick Potter

Nick Potter

Senior Teaching Fellow
Director of the MSc IB (Singapore)

Nick Potter was Group Development Manager for Smiths Crisps and Tudor Foods until 1980 and then Managing Director of the PCS Group until 1993, during which time he also completed an MBA at Birmingham. He has taught on a range of post graduate programmes since 1993 and combines this with his work as a consultant, facilitating strategy formulation at board level. From 1997 to 2000 he was a ...

Telephone 01952 541544/07968 780262

Email n.s.potter@bham.ac.uk

Dr Paulina Ramirez

Dr Paulina Ramirez

Lecturer in International Business and innovation

Paulina joined Birmingham University in August 2005. Before coming to Birmingham University she worked as Research Fellow at the Centre for Innovation and Structural Change (CISC) at the National University of Ireland - Galway and Research Associate at UMIST and the University of Sheffield.

Telephone + 44 (0) 121 414 4948

Email p.ramirez@bham.ac.uk

Dr Pamela Robinson

Dr Pamela Robinson

Lecturer in Comparative Employment Relations

Pamela joined University of Birmingham in January 2010. Before coming to the Business School she was a Post-Doctoral Fellow in the School of Social Sciences and a Research Associate at the Centre for Business Relationships Accountability, Sustainability and Society (BRASS) at Cardiff University.

Previously employed in the retail sector in a number of senior management ...

Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 3418

Email p.k.robinson@bham.ac.uk

Oded Shenkar

Oded Shenkar

Chair in International Business (part time)

Professor Shenkar has conducted research in international business for twenty five years, starting with his doctoral dissertation on the Chinese bureaucracy which involved work with the department of Sociology and the East-Asian Institute in addition to the Graduate School of Business at Columbia University. He has published numerous books (the most recent, The Chinese Century, has been ...