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Dr Ahmad Hassan Ahmad

Lecturer in Macroeconomics

Dr Ahmad’s area of research expertise lies in international economics, monetary policies of developing countries, foreign exchange rate and macroeconomic dynamics. 

Dr Ahmad Hassan Ahmad

Professor John Arnold

Professor of Organisational Behaviour 
Director of Research Impact

John is a Fellow and Chartered Occupational Psychologist of the British Psychological Society (BPS), and a Registered Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council.

Professor John Arnold

Dr Anna Rita Bennato

Lecturer of Economics

Dr Bennato's area of research expertise spans across different areas of applied microeconomics and industrial economics. Most recently she has been focused on firms’ anticompetitive behaviour in response to government interventions and firms’ innovation strategies, particularly in the pharmaceutical sector.  

Dr Anna Rita Bennato

Professor John Cadogan

Professor of Marketing

Professor Cadogan is an internationally renowned researcher and his main research interests are in marketing strategy, international marketing and sales. He is also is also Editor-in-Chief of the International Marketing Review.

Professor John Cadogan

Dr Alok Choudhary

Reader in Supply Chain Management

Dr Choudhary's research focuses on the sustainability of logistics and supply chain industry. His research and consultancy activities have seen him work with the European Commission, British Council, Carbon Trust, Rolls-Royce and several leading organisations across EU and India on topics related to logistics, supply chain management, and data analytics applications.

Dr Alok Choudhary

Professor Louise Cooke

Professor of Information and Knowledge Management
Head of Discipline, Information Management

Louise’s research interests focus on information and knowledge management; information law, policy and ethics; and the dynamics of online communication and interaction in online forums.

Professor Louise Cooke

Dr Iain Coyne

Senior Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour 

Iain is a Registered Occupational Psychologist, an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society and a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. 

Dr Iain Coyne

Dr Huw Edwards

Senior Lecturer in Economics

Director of Postgraduate Programmes (Economics) 

Huw Edwards is an economic modeller and applied theorist specialising in international trade, globalisation, regional integration and trade costs. He has advised on important international trade agreements, and is currently co-organising a major academic conference on trade after Brexit.

Dr Huw Edwards

Dr Fiona Ellis-Chadwick

Senior Lecture in Retail Management

Dr Ellis-Chadwick is an expert in digital marketing and widely published in the area of online retailing.  She has extensive experience of online teaching and learning and is co-author of leading market management textbooks.

Dr Fiona Ellis-Chadwick

Dr Ben Ferrett

Senior Lecturer in Economics

Dr Ferrett is an applied game theorist who builds economic models to analyse real-world issues. His current research interests cover international trade, industrial organisation and public economics, while most of his teaching focuses on the economics of globalisation. His research has received funding from the ESRC and British Academy.

Dr Ben Ferrett

Professor Monica Giulietti

Professor of Microeconomics

Deputy Head of Economics Discipline Group 

Professor Giulietti’s area of research expertise focusses on competition policy and regulation, energy markets and energy demand. She is an advisor to the Council of European Energy Regulators and has been a member of the panel of technical experts for the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change.  

Professor Monica Giulietti

Dr Karligash Glass

Senior Lecturer of Economics

Karligash is a Senior Lecturer in Economics and has recently been awarded a Teaching Innovation Award. Her research interests include; efficiency and productivity analysis, banking and transition and spatial econometrics.   

Dr Karligash Glass

Dr Amanda Harrington

Associate Lecturer in Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour

Amanda is a Chartered Psychologist with the Health Professions Council; a member of the Special Group for Coaching Psychology (BPS); an accredited coach with the International Coach Federation; and a Fellow with CIPD.

Dr Amanda Harrington

Professor Baibing Li

Professor of Business Statistics and Management Science

Professor Li’s area of expertise is in statistical modelling and analysis for complex problems in a wide range of management science areas. 

Professor Baibing Li

Professor Jiyin Liu

Professor of Operations Management

With expertise in the modelling and optimisation of operations planning problems in logistics and production systems, Jiyin's research focuses on problems that have both academic value and practical relevance.

Professor Jiyin Liu

Professor David Llewellyn

Professor of Money and Banking 

Professor Llewellyn has until recently been Chairman of the Board of the Banking Stakeholder Group at the European Banking Authority (EBA). He is an internationally recognised expert in financial regulation and is regularly interviewed by Sky TV and other media outlets.

Professor David Llewellyn

Professor Alistair Milne

Professor of Financial Economics

Professor Milne was previously reader in banking and finance at Cass Business School, City University of London and has also held positions at the Bank of England, the University of Surrey, London Business School, HM Treasury and the national statistics office of Malawi.

Professor Alistair Milne

Professor Gilberto Montibeller

Head of Management Sciences and Operations Management Discipline Group

Professor of Management Sciences

Professor Montibeller is an expert on strategic decision and risk analysis. In recent years he has been at the forefront of the behavioural analytics movement in Britain and Continental Europe. As a decision scientist, Prof Montibeller has more than twenty years of experience in conducting decision analytic projects for private and public organisations, in Continental Europe, Britain, and South America.

Professor Gilberto Montibeller

Dr Grammatoula Papaioannou

Programme Director for Business Analytics Consulting
Lecturer in Business Statistics

Cellular manufacturing is a key area that Grammatoula has worked on and published in top-rated operations research (OR) journals such as European Journal of Operational Research and Annals of Operations Research.  

Dr Grammatoula Papaioannou

Dr Anna Raffoni

Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance

Programme Director, MSc Corporate Finance

Dr Anna Raffoni 's research expertise lies in the area of performance management, business analytics and strategic management accounting.

Dr Anna Raffoni

Dr Duncan Robertson

Projects Coordinator
Lecturer in Management Sciences

Duncan is an expert on strategy dynamics, modelling the interaction of firms, societies, and individuals. Contact Dr Robertson if you are interested in offering a project to our MSc Business Analytics Consulting students. 

Dr Duncan Robertson

Professor Stewart Robinson

Dean School of Business and Economics
Professor of Management Science

Stewart is an expert on simulation methods: discrete-event simulation, system dynamics and agent-based simulation. Stewart's work has led to developing a conceptual modelling framework for discrete-event simulation.

Professor Stewart Robinson

Dr Andrew Rothwell

Programme Director for MSc Human Resource Management and MSc Employment Relations and Human Resource Management

Andrew is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). He has extensive experience of Human Resource Development, Human Resource Management and Leadership. His research interests include employability and continuing professional development.

Dr Andrew Rothwell

Professor David Saal

Professor of Microeconomics

Head of Economics Discipline Group

Co-Director, Centre for Productivity and Performance 

Professor Saal is a Professor of Microeconomics and is an expert in the economic modelling of infrastructure industry costs and its application to infrastructure industry issues. He is Head of the Economics discipline group and Co-Director of the newly established Centre for Productivity and Performance at Loughborough University.

Professor David Saal

Brian Searle

Programme Director for MSc Marketing

Brian Searle has extensive teaching experience in all areas of marketing. He has a wealth of experience in the marketing industry especially with print media and has received industry awards for his achievements in advertising.

Brian Searle

Dr Kavita Sirichand

Programme Director, MSc Finance

Lecturer in Financial Economics

Dr Kavita Sirichand’s research focusses on applied financial economics and macroeconomics, particularly around interest rates, asset return predictability, forecasting and inflation. 

Dr Kavita Sirichand

Professor Anne Souchon

Professor of International Marketing

Professor Souchon's primary research interests are in international marketing. She has been published in internationally-rated peer-reviewed journals and has won a number of awards for her research.

Professor Anne Souchon

Dr Martin Sykora

Lecturer in Information Management

Dr Sykora’ main research interests are in the areas of social-media / big-data analytics, micro-blogging, Web 2.0, digital citizenship, text-mining, semantic web, information management and information retrieval. His particular area of research involves emotion mapping on social media and has undertaken world-leading research in this area. At postgraduate level Martin teaches business technologies and platforms.

Dr Martin Sykora

Dr Antuela Tako

Senior Lecturer in Operational Research

Dr Antuela Tako's area of research expertise is in simulation modelling and how this can help organisations perform better.  She teaches in statistics and operational research. 

Dr Antuela Tako

Dr Kai-Hong Tee

Senior Lecturer in Finance

Programme Director for MSc Finance and Management

Dr Kai-Hong Tee is from Singapore and is an expert in financial investment risk. He has published in the area of risk valuation/assessment and has also published research on the potential risk issues and effects following the 2008 credit crisis. This included exploring topics such as the effects of contagion among stock markets following news releases about the collapse of banks and subsequent bail-outs.

Dr Kai-Hong Tee

Dr Cheryl Travers

Senior Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management

Cheryl’s research topics include: occupational stress, management of change, women in management & the impact of personality type, political skills & behaviour on adaptation to work. 

Dr Cheryl Travers

Professor Paul Turner

Professor of Applied Economics

Professor Turner is Professor of Applied Economics. His research interests are in macroeconomics, monetary economics and applied econometrics.

Professor Paul Turner

Professor Andrew Vivian

Professor of Finance

Dr Vivian’s research interests are in the areas of Investments, Empirical Finance, Commodities and Market Efficiency. He has extensive teaching experience in Economics and Finance and is the Programme Director for our three MScs in Finance.

Professor Andrew Vivian

Dr Petros Vourvachis

Lecturer in Financial Accounting

Dr Vourvachis’ is an expert in corporate accounting and accountability, corporate social (and environmental) reporting, and particularly in corporate social responsibility reporting. He has won awards for the quality of teaching, which focusses on Financial Accounting and Reporting and Corporate Governance and Responsibility. He is a member of wide range of accountancy bodies and has professional experience as an accountant.

Dr Petros Vourvachis

Dr Angelika Zimmermann

Senior Lecturer in International Business and Strategy
Programme Director for MSc Management and MSc International Business

Angelika's research focuses on international cooperation and organisational strategic context, in the areas of international / virtual teams; international HR management; Intercultural training; and expatriate adjustment. 

Dr Angelika Zimmermann