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SBM Marketing Students Visit Leading Creative Agency Mother London
4 October 2017

Students at the School of Business and Management, Queen Mary University of London were “Feeling Epic” during their visit to advertising employer MotherLondon in Shoreditch on Friday 29th September 2017. 

How can organisations advance BAME talent in the workplace?
25 September 2017

The Middle Research: Progressing BAME talent in the workplace through collaborative action’ led by the School of Business and Management’s Dr Doyin Atewologunexplores the barriers faced by ethnic minority managers in the workplace and the ways organisations can overcome this and advance BAME talent.

SBM Hosts UK Social Marketing Conference
20 September 2017

On the 14th of September 2017, the School of Business and Management (SBM) at Queen Mary University of London hosted the first UK Social Marketing conference in six years (http://wsmconference.com/london-2017/). The conference included 90 delegates and was a great day of reflection on the past decade of behaviour change in the UK. It was also a great reminder of all of the great work going on in the UK at present and brought together public, private, academic and practice professionals which created great dialogue for groups who don’t always overlap very often.

Deputy Head of Administration - QMUL12482
13 September 2017

The School of Business and Management are looking to recruit a Deputy Head of Administration (Grade 6), to play a major strategic and operational role in enabling the continued success and future development of the School.

Department: School of Business & Management
Salary: £45,577 - £50,881 per annum (pro rata for part time/job share) (Grade 6) 
Reference: QMUL12482
Date posted: 12-Sep-2017
Closing date: 12-Oct-2017

Programmes Administrator - QMUL12410
21 August 2017

The School of Business and Management are looking to recruit two Programmes Administrators to work in a busy student-centred environment within the department performing a selection of tasks associated with the delivery of teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. 

Student Support Coordinator *Internal Only** - QMUL12456
21 August 2017

The School of Business and Management has been expanding steadily and now welcomes over 1,000 new enrolments into taught programmes each September. Exceptionally strong recruitment of post-graduate students and large cohorts of undergraduate students combine to create a challenging administrative environment in which it is imperative that every student receives excellence service and support.  We are inviting applications for the roles x2 Student Support Coordinators to work within the School.  These posts are open to *QMUL staff only*.

 

International PhD Event
13 June 2017

On Monday 5th June 2017 Dr Lutao Ning, Reader in International Businss at the School of Business and Management with Harriet Howse, Head of International Partnerships successfully hosted an event for Chinese students interested in undertaking a PhD. 

Job Advert: Lecturer in Marketing (Teaching and Scholarship) - QMUL11623
13 June 2017

The School of Business and Management (SBM) seeks to recruit an outstanding educator to a lectureship in marketing. This is a Teaching and Scholarship focused position, which offers an exceptional opportunity for a passionate teacher to shape student education and experience within our rapidly growing and distinctive management school. Applicants for the lectureship will be at least at post-doctoral level. Closing date for applications is Saturday 24 June 2017.  Find out more here. 

Calls for Expression of Interest from Postdoctoral Researchers
29 May 2017

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships 

School of Business and Management

Queen Mary University of London

The School of Business and Management  at Queen Mary University of London welcomes expressions of interest from potential postdoctoral researchers with an excellent track record, to apply jointly with a research supervisor from SBM to the European Commission Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship Scheme. Selected candidates will be provided with nominated academic support at the School of Business and Management, and assistance from the EU Unit, Joint Research Management Office with regard to proposal development.  Read further details here. 

Life Sciences Initiative PhD Scholarship in Organisation Studies
29 May 2017

Applications are invited by the School of Business and Management for a three-year Life Sciences Initiative PhD Studentship commencing in September 2017. The PhD project is entitled “Accelerating translational research in Primary care: An East London study and beyond” and will investigate the processes that promote patient and clinician engagement and enrolment in both commercial and non-commercial clinical trials.

The School of Business and Management is Hiring
12 May 2017

Are you a lecturer looking for your next career move?  Come and join a growing business school that prides itself on teaching excellence and conducting cutting-edge world leading and international excellent research. Read here for details.

QMUL colony now chartered as Chi Eta (XH) the New Chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi
27 March 2017

Alpha Kappa Psi (AKPsi)- the most prestigious business fraternity with roots going back to 1904 is now chartered at Queen Mary University of London as Chi Eta (XH).

This is the first fraternity in London and second in the UK with thanks to three QMUL students- Klara Klarowicz and Elena Burykina studying Business Management, and Daniel Bui studying Economics.

 

Entrepreneurial Student of the Year and Enterprise & Engagement Awards 2017 Winner - Muad Akkari
17 March 2017

Muad first discovered he was entrepreneurial when he was 7 and started making his own collectable stickers to sell. 

Effects of regulatory intervention in Indian banking
6 February 2017

Congratulation Professor Mallick and Dr Ahamed of SBM for publishing: Article publish in Ideas for India.

SBM academic interviewed by the 'USA Today' on the effects of globalisation
16 January 2017

The article published today presented a new report, by Oxfam, that indicates that 'the richest eight people on the planet have net wealth of $426 billion — equivalent to what's held by the bottom half of the world's population'.

Left wingers twice as likely to punish companies for tax avoidance, study finds
16 January 2017

Left wingers are twice as likely to punish companies which aggressively avoid tax, according to a new study from Queen Mary University of London (QMUL).

Family-friendly month - with Mumsnet
12 January 2017

Family friendly month - Research by Professor Almudena Sevilla

Graduation 2016
6 December 2016

Congratulations SBM 2016 Graduates! We had a fantastic day celebrating the momentous journey of all our graduates.

Google Talks to SBM Students
2 December 2016

Chuck Stephens (Head of Diversity and Inclusion at Google) and Charlie Setoodeh  (Student Engagement Specialist/ University Program Team) talk to students on the MSc International Human Resource Management programme.

Students awarded Principal's Prize
29 November 2016

Two students of the School of Politics and International Relations have been awarded the Principal’s Prize.

QMUL Studentships + ESRC 1+3 or +3 PhD Studentships
23 November 2016

The School of Business and Management, QMUL, invites applications for PhD Studentships, commencing September 2017.

China Council Scholarships
23 November 2016

Since 2007, Queen Mary University of London and the China Scholarship Council (CSC) have been offering joint scholarships to Chinese students from leading universities in the People's Republic of China for doctoral study at Queen Mary.

PhD Studentships
23 November 2016

The School of Business and Management, Queen Mary University of London, invites applications to be put forward for PhD Studentships, commencing September 2017. 

Professor Stefano Harney PhD Student Bayan Alsedais is awarded by the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
17 November 2016

HRH Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the UK, held a celebration in honour of high achieving research students from Saudi Arabia, the beneficiaries of the King Abdullah Scholarship Programme.

Professor Stefano Harney Commonwealth International Trade Working Paper publishes research on the global value chain in canned tuna by Dr Campling
17 November 2016

Dr Liam Campling, Senior Lecturer in Political Economy and Director of the Centre on Labour and Global Production at QMUL, has recently published a research paper on the global value chain in canned tuna, with particular focus on the international fisheries trade regime and socio-economic development in low-income Commonwealth countries.

SBM Postgraduate students awarded for outstanding academic achievement
17 November 2016

The School of Business and management would like to congratulate our Postgraduate students (2015-16) who have been awarded for their outstanding academic achievement.

'Close the Deal, Fill the Gap', tackling the gender pay gap
10 November 2016

As a result of the gender pay gap, women are effectively working for free from today until the end of 2016. Members from the UK team of the EU funded Close the Deal, Fill the Gap project, are meeting at QMUL to discuss the results of their research on the gender pay gap (GPG). The conference taking place on Friday 10 November at Queen Mary University of London is timely. 

Dr Liam Campling addresses WTO diplomats on fisheries trade reform
12 October 2016

Dr Liam Campling, Senior Lecturer in Political Economy at the School of Business and Management, was invited to speak to diplomats from over 50 member states at the WTO on Tuesday 4 October.

'Intensive motherhood' can lead to lower levels of happiness
27 September 2016

A recent study by Professor Almudena Sevilla from the School of Business and Management at Queen Mary University of London, and Jose Ignacio Gimenez from the University of Zaragoza, has found that better educated US mothers who engage in interactive child-rearing report a lower level of happiness than less well educated mothers when they are engaged in parenting activities.

Confronting France’s Jihadis
19 September 2016

In an article written for Project Syndicate, Brigitte Granville, Professor of International Economics and Economic Policy and Director of the Centre for Globalisation Research at QMUL, examines what prominent thinkers and commentators think is driving repeated terrorist attacks in France.

Making HMRC fit for the twenty-first century
19 September 2016

A recent report 'Reforming HMRC: Making it fit for the twenty-first century' commissioned by Shadow Chancellor John McDonnel outlines proposals to reform Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

How the Nazis invented the Olympic torch relay and other modern Olympic traditions
22 August 2016

In true modern Olympic style, the end of the Rio Olympics was marked with a breath-taking closing ceremony. The carnival-inspired performance celebrated the culture, music and history of the host nation; an extravagant way of letting the world know what Brazil has to offer. The opening and closing ceremonies of the modern Olympic Games are amongst the most anticipated shows in the world, and have the ability to draw in a very large global audience.

Do the Olympic Games make you happier?
15 August 2016

'The Host with the Most? The Effects of the Olympic Games on Happiness', a new paper by the Centre for Globalisation Research (CGR), tries to answer the question of whether hosting the Olympic games can increase happiness in the host city. 

Dr Stella Ladi speaks to Euronews about Brexit
9 August 2016

Dr Stella Ladi, Senior Lecturer in Public Management at Queen Mary University of London, was interviewed on Euronews on Wednesday 22 and Tuesday 28 June. The two interviews focus on Brexit and the EU Referendum. The first was filmed before the results of the referendum were known, the second is a post referendum interview. 

Training industry leaders: the Pacific Island countries and the Global Fisheries Trade
4 August 2016

Dr Liam Campling from QMUL and Dr Elizabeth Havice from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill recently returned from the Solomon Islands where they delivered a week long training course on trade policy, global value chains and fisheries. 

Alumnus Daniele Pramaggiore awarded the Worshipful Marketors Graduate Dissertation Award
2 August 2016

Daniele Pramaggiore won the Worshipful Marketors Graduate Dissertation 2015 Award for outstanding performance in marketing at Master's level.

‘How to Win the US Presidency’ featuring Professor Nicholas O'Shaughnessy
1 August 2016

Have you ever wondered what it takes to win the US Presidency? With the upcoming election battle between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, and with the likelihood that the impact of this election will be felt far beyond American borders, the world is paying close attention to American politics.  

Report launch: ‘Women on boards’ report by Dr Elena Doldor
7 July 2016

Dr Elena Doldor from the School of Business and Management has co-authored the Female FTSE Board report, launched today at KPMG London.  The report is the official census for women on corporate boards in the UK.

Jonathan Webb is awarded the Society for Business Ethics Founders' Award
4 July 2016

Jonathan Webb, a PhD student in the Business Ecosystems Research Group at QMUL, is awarded the Society for Business Ethics Founders' Award for his work on Corruption in Business Relationships. This award is given to promising PhD students in the field of business ethics.

Interview with Professor Brigitte Granville
27 June 2016

Brigitte Granville is Professor of International Economics and Economic Policy and Centre Director for the Centre for Globalisation Research at QMUL. In this interview, she shares some insights into her time with the World Bank, her career as an economist, as well as her current academic interests.

Professional deregulation could create up to 700,000 jobs in the EU
6 June 2016

Dr Maria Koumenta and Professor Pedro Martins, from the School of Business and Management at QMUL, presented their research on regulatory reform at a European Commission conference in Brussels.

QConsult project is awarded InnovateUK funding
18 May 2016

Thanks to a QConsult project involving students from the School of Business and Management (SBM), Dr Josh Reiss, Reader in the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, was awarded over £400,000 in grant funding from InnovateUK to support commercialisation of research. 

Professor Colin Haslam presents at European Parliament conference
18 May 2016

Professor Colin Haslam presented on how to reform financial reporting disclosures for small and medium enterprise (SMEs) at the European Parliament.

Girls from progressive societies do better at maths, study finds
17 May 2016

Research co-authored by Almudena Sevilla, Professor of Labour Economics at the School of Business and Management, has found that the ‘maths gender gap’ – the relative underperformance of girls at maths – is much wider in societies with poor rates of gender equality.

Professor Pedro Martins joins expert group advising Greek government
11 May 2016

Eight experts from across Europe have been invited to join an advisory group which will be making reform recommendations to the Greek government. Pedro Martins, Professor of Applied Economics at the School of Business and Management, is one of the members of the advisory group.

Challenges of Innovation in China Conference: a "big success" for SBM
15 April 2016

The School of Business and Management successfully hosted the Asian Business and Management special issue conference last week on "Local Context and Challenges of Innovation in China". The conference invited keynote speakers and participants from China, the United Kingdom, India, the United States, Canada, Italy, Spain, and Netherlands.

Publication of Dr Stella Ladi's CEEP report is proof of SBM's research impact
8 April 2016

Last week saw the publication of the European Centre of Employers and Enterprises providing Public Services (CEEP)’s final report [PDF 1,796KB] on managing change for the public sector, co-authored Dr Stella Ladi, the School’s Senior Lecturer in Public Management.

SBM Professor's research for International Monetary Fund published
5 April 2016

SBM Professor of Applied Economics Pedro Martins' research was published by the International Monetary Fund in its flagship publication, the World Economic Outlook 2016.

Marketing maestro Dr Graham Spickett-Jones joins the School
4 April 2016

Dr Graham Spickett-Jones joins the School of Business and Management as Senior Lecturer in Marketing.

Frances Bowen Professor Frances Bowen: our new Head of School
1 April 2016

The School of Business and Management is delighted to announce that Dr Frances Bowen has now taken over as our new Head of School.

In memory of Dr Santonu Basu
21 March 2016

"Unconventional, effervescent, truly intellectual. One of a kind."

Masters student's award win gives QMUL an unprecedented hat-trick
17 March 2016

A School of Business Management Masters student has won a prestigious award from a distinguished City of London Guild, completing an unprecedented hat trick for Queen Mary University of London, the University's students now having won it three times in a row. 

Leading QMUL School of Business Management academic wins prestigious award
7 March 2016

Last month the School of Business Management's Dr Danae Manika won the Best Paper in “Social Responsibility, Sustainability, & Public Policy” Track at the Winter American Marketing Association Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

Leading QMUL School of Business Management academic wins prestigious award
7 March 2016

Last month the School of Business Management's Dr Danae Manika won the Best Paper in “Social Responsibility, Sustainability, & Public Policy” Track at the Winter American Marketing Association Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

The Dark Side of White Lies
5 November 2014
Dr. Lily Jampol, recently spoke at the first ever Google re:Work event on October 2, 2015 at the Google Partner Plex, Mountain View, California. Entitled 'The Dark Side of White Lies', Dr Jampol's presentation looks at biased performance feedback and equality in the work place.

The French Death Rattle
20 December 2012

In Memoriam: Alvaro Angeriz
23 January 2012

This is real misfortune. It’s not bad luck which arrives, insistent, fickle, then moves on, this is misfortune, aged, cold, green as slime.  It does not arrive and install itself: it’s different, has nothing to do with events, even though it may use them to show itself; sometimes misfortune just is.  And it is here now…

The Shipyard, Juan Carlos Onetti

Postgraduate Induction Days - Programme now available
10 September 2010

Induction days for Postgraduate students will take place on Thursday 23 September and Friday 24 September 2010.

Doctoral Studentships 2010
1 September 2010

The School of Business and Management currently has three studentships available for entry onto the PhD Programme in January 2011.

New academic staff members for 2010/11
19 August 2010

We are pleased to announce the appointment of several new academic staff members. 

New support staff at SBM
19 August 2010

We are pleased to announce new additions to the administrative team.

2010 Graduation ceremony 2010 Graduation ceremony
23 July 2010

Congratulations to all those from the School of Business of Management who graduated on Wednesday 21 July 2010.

Dr Bernadette Kamleitner Charity workers want pensions to be more engaged with ethical investment
28 May 2010

Research by Queen Mary, University of London reveals that nearly three quarters of charity workers believe investment in companies that operate responsibly is one of the most important pension attributes. 

Nicole Avdelidou-Fischer - PhD Student
24 May 2010

The School of Business and Management are delighted to announce that our PhD student, Nicole Avdelidou-Fischer, successfully defended her thesis on Friday afternoon - 21st May 2010.

Dr Bernadette Kamleitner SBM research discussed in the Financial Times
21 May 2010

The FT article presents some of the latest research on how wages vary over the business cycle, including a paper written by Pedro Martins, professor of applied economics at the School of Business and Management.

Professor Stefano Harney Inaugural: Metaphors, Ways of thinking and Organisational Theorising
28 April 2010

Professor Trevor Dadson opened the event with an entertaining but touching whistle-stop précis of Cliff’s journey into academia.

Professor Stefano Harney Inaugural Lecture - The Abuse of Rhetoric - Nicholas O’Shaughnessy Professor of Communication
15 March 2010

Nicholas is Professor of Communication at Queen Mary University of London. Previously he was Professor at the Universities of Brunel, where he was Director of the Centre for Research in Consumer and Social Marketing, and of Keele, and is a Quondam Fellow of Hughes Hall Cambridge, having been previously University Lecturer in Marketing 1989-2000.

Professor Stefano Harney Queen Mary academics receive prestigious French award
22 January 2010

Two professors at Queen Mary, University of London were made Knights of the Order of Academic Palms on Monday 18 January 2010.

Professor Stefano Harney Talk by Professor Toby Miller
13 January 2010

Professor Toby Miller, Chair of Media and Cultural Studies at the University of California Riverside delivered a talk entitled ''TV is Dead! Long Live TV!' to the School of Business and Management at Queen Mary on the 12th of January 2010.

Professor Stefano Harney Sky and Bloomberg News - Professor Harney Windfall Tax Videos
14 December 2009

Professor Stefano Harney, Deputy Director of the School, was interviewed on the financial crisis and banking reform on BBC Television and Radio, on Sky TV, on CNBC, on Bloomberg Television, and on Dow Jones/Wall Street Journal Films.

New website for WTUL
10 November 2009

New website for Women and Trade Union Leadership Development in Comparative Context. 

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