Current doctoral students

Find out more about what our students are working on.

Student name

NameResearch interest 
Al-Akhzami, Khalsa Auditors’ Professional Scepticism and Moral Reasoning Impact on decision-making Photo of Khalsa Al-Akhzami
Alshammari, Abduljameed

Financial Inclusion

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Alsudays, Raghad Abdulkarim The disclosure of eco-justice in Saudi firms’ reports  
Armitstead, Ben Sociomateriality/Work-life balance/Professional Services Firms/Digital Transformation/Work-intensification Photo of Ben Armitstead
Bai, Jialu (Presley)

Hybrid entrepreneurship; entrepreneurship motivation; self-employment; transition to full-time entrepreneurship; transition intention

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Baszok, Lara-Kristin

Resources and capabilities in ecosystems

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Candia Jorquera, Juan Ramon

Climate change adaptation by the private sector and the impact of digital sustainability.

Photo of Juan Ramon Candia Jorquera
Carlstran, Owen

The decline of rail transported UK seasonal produce, the growth of road transport and the dominance of retail over suppliers.

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Cowern, William

UK Multinational Strategy: Corporate Political Activity in a Post Pandemic Market


Concepts of masculine and feminine, perceptions and imbalances in today's leadership model, and their impact on innovation, diversity and sustainability

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Han, Jialing Risk management in actuarial science and finance  
Hoeft, Fabian Fabian Hoeft is particularly interested in capabilities of incumbent car manufacturers and shifts in automotive global value chains. Picture of Fabian Hoeft
Hou, Xue

Open innovation and Political tie in China

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Huang, Yufei

Electronic word-of-mouth on social networking sites

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Inan, Sinan

Cryptocurrencies, FinTech, Monetary Policies, Macroeconomics, Stock Markets, DeFi, Digital Moneys, Central Banks

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Jiang, Zhaohui

Behavioural biases in the stock market

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Johnson, Emma

Is ethical consumerism an oxymoron?

Kanaki, Styliani

Consumer behaviour, consumer psychology, social marketing, healthy eating, social media impact,

Kaushalya, Vasana

My thesis focuses on body labour process and how it brings together multiple aspects of body work. 

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Khattab, Lina

Social marketing, pro-environmental behaviour, water conservation, moral decision making, social norms influence, ethical consumption

Lambert, Priscilla

Internationalisation of Professional Associations and Global Relevancy of their Certification

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Lei, Jiayu

Corporate sustainability; social marketing; corporate social responsibility in controversical industries;Organizational strategies for well-being and social change

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Li, Mingnan

Cryptocurrencies - Asset pricing - DeFi

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Li, Shuangjing

Employment relations in Chinese state-owned enterprises and multinational corporations; guanxi; trade unions; employee voice; employee resistance

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Lincoln, Liam

My research interests are: Smart Manufacturing, Industry 4.0, Lean Product and Process Development, Advance Manufacturing Technology, Sheet metal forming, Organisational behaviour and theory, Business strategy

Liu, Kexin

Measure the impact of political risks in the Chinese market on asset prices

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Liu, Shuyi

Performance measurement and management in the NHS

Luo, Yujia

Supply chain resilience, sustainability, operation management

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Majeed, Aftab

To investigate overcoming the constraints to effective supply chain management practices in the healthcare sector of developing countries

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Manicaro, Christian

Extracting Sectoral Equity Risk Premia from CDS Spreads

Christian Manicaro
Martin, Ruari

UK Agricultural Public Policy implications for primary production

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Mathew, Ruby Christine

An analysis on whether women working in universities face gender inequality and glass ceiling phenomenal in their workplace? Case study of UK universities

Ruby Christine Mathew
Meglioli, Francesco

Investment funds, systemic risk, risk management, econometrics, macroprudential supervision

Michali, Maria

Organisational change from a gender perspective: formal initiation and informal evolving, as reflected through organisational discourse

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Mildenhall, Jo

Occupational Trauma Psychology, Disaster and Emergency Services work, Employee mental wellbeing

Moradi, Sahand 

The connection between body image and eating behaviour while considering the role of a consumer's mood and self-esteem.

Nguyen, Amy Linh Thuy

Inward Foreign Direct Investment and Intellectual Property Strategies for Multinational Corporation

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Nichol, Tim

Corporate governance, family governance, family companies, organisational conflict

Noble, Katie

Lab-Grown/Cultivated Meat, Climate Change Mitigation, Food Systems Sustainability

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Nugnes, Francesca

Impact investing, SMEs, agriculture, forestry, developing countries

Oral, Zeynep Dila

Sustainability, sustainability marketing, digital marketing, consumer behavior, reputation and brand management

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Peng, Sujie Sustainable supply chain management and non-governmental organisations Photo of Sujie Peng
Peng, Xiaowen Crisis management; social media analytics; big data analytics; text mining; customer social media behaviours; social-media driven decision-making 
Perez Moraga, Victor

Unlocking, developing and leading creativity in organisations, teams and employees.

Philips, Martha

Utilising the ‘Cultural Theory of Risk’ to establish whether there is a dominant cultural bias within FinTech institutions.

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Suleiman, Yacoob

Social marketing, marketing, social change, behaviour change, public policies, stakeholder marketing, value co-creation

Thongteerapharb, Wissawas 

City branding, international brand communication

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Wang, Rui

International business, operations management

Xiang, Junyu

Stock market, oil market

Xu, Linqi

Sustainable Supply Chain Management

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Yang, Tongyuan

eWOM, social media marketing, green consumption

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Yin, Shiyuan

Sustainable supply chains in the manufacturing industry

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