Meet our teaching staff
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.
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.
Dr Anna Rita Bennato
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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 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 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.
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.
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 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.
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 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 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 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 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.
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 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 Duncan Robertson
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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 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 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.
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 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.
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 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.