Staff

The Cluster brings together Faculty and Doctoral students from across the School. It links to those undertaking research in other Social Science s and across the University.

In addition, the cluster also has around 20 Doctoral Students attached.

Professor Alessandra Guariglia

Professor Alessandra Guariglia

Professor of Financial Economics
Director of PhD Studies - Department of Economics

The Department of Economics

Alessandra Guariglia is Professor of Financial Economics at Birmingham Business School at the University of Birmingham. Her research interests include the links between macroeconomic activity and finance; Firm behavior under imperfect capital markets; Economics of transition in China; Household saving and consumption decisions; Health economics.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 8312
Email
a.guariglia@bham.ac.uk

Professor Robert Elliott

Professor Robert Elliott

Professor of Economics
Director of Research - Department of Economics

Business School

Professor Robert Elliott is an applied economist who works at the intersection of international economics, development economics, environmental and energy economics and international business. He has a particular interest in the Chinese economy, firm behaviour, natural disasters and the impact of globalisation on the environment.

He is an editor for the Sustainable Future Policy Lab, ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 7700
Email
r.j.elliott@bham.ac.uk

Dr Pei Kuang

Dr Pei Kuang

Associate Professor in Economics
Co-lead, Macroeconomics and Finance Research Group and Programme Director, MSc International Money and Banking

The Department of Economics

Dr Pei Kuang is a Associate Professor in Economics. He received his Ph.D. from the Goethe University Frankfurt (Germany) and joined the Department of Economics in August 2012. His research focuses on empirical and theoretical analysis of imperfect knowledge in Macro and Finance with an emphasis on macroeconomic policy making and issues related to expectation formation and learning. He ...

Telephone
(+44) (0)121 4145620
Email
p.kuang@bham.ac.uk

Dr Nicholas Carline

Dr Nicholas Carline

Lecturer in Finance

The Department of Finance

Dr Carline joined the faculty and Department of Accounting and Finance in June 2011. 

Prior to this he was at the faculty of Lancaster University Management School in the Department of Accounting and Finance. 

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 6704
Email
n.carline@bham.ac.uk

Professor Hisham Farag

Professor Hisham Farag

Business School Director of Research
Professor of Finance
Founding Director of the Sustainable Financial Innovation Research Centre (SFIC)

The Department of Finance

Hisham Farag is Professor of Finance and Director of Research at Birmingham Business School. He is also the Founding Director of the Sustainable Financial Innovation Research Centre (SFIC).

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 3101
Email
h.farag@bham.ac.uk

Professor John Bryson

Professor John Bryson

Chair in Enterprise and Economic Geography

The Department of Strategy and International Business

Professor John Bryson is Chair in Enterprise and Economic Geography at Birmingham Business School. 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

Emeritus Professor of Commerce

The Department of Strategy and International Business

John Child is Emeritus Professor of Commerce at the University of Birmingham, UK, and Visiting Professor at Aalborg University, Denmark. 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]. He was awarded Lifetime Achievement Awards by the ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 8322
Email
j.child@bham.ac.uk

Dr Liza Jabbour

Dr Liza Jabbour

Senior Lecturer in Business Economics

Department of Management

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

Dr Yufeng Zhang

Dr Yufeng Zhang

Chair in Operations Management
Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA), Turing Fellow
Head of the Procurement and Operations Management Group (POM)

Department of Management

Yufeng Zhang is a Professor of Operations Management at Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham. Yufeng’s work aims to help companies cope with complex challenges and opportunities in managing global network operations with a primary focus on sustainability, digitalisation and engineering innovation. He is Head of the Procurement and Operations Management Group (POM), Senior ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 121 414 6695
Email
zhangys@bham.ac.uk

Hazel Westwood

Hazel Westwood

Senior Lecturer
Director of Undergraduate Programmes (Singapore)

Department of Marketing

Hazel has a 25 year background in the broadcast & media industry, including 18 years on screen for Sky News. She runs media consultancy projects and works closely with a number of media partners across the city. Her close affiliation with the Business School began in 2003 with the development of modules which reflect the growing importance of PR and business communications in the marketing ...

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 8972
Email
h.westwood@bham.ac.uk