Southampton Management School

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Top teaching award for Management School academic

15 July 2014

Johnnie Johnson, Professor of Decision and Risk Analysis at the Management School, has received a top award for his teaching by the Southampton University Students Union (SUSU).


Southampton change management experts to work with the NHS

10 July 2014

Specialists in leadership and change at the Southampton Management School have secured a contract to work with the NHS Leadership Academy in London to support senior staff to develop their change management skills.


Recognition for teaching for Dr Edgar Meyer

9 July 2014

Dr Edgar Meyer has been named as a University Director of Education. His appointment recognises his achievements in teaching over the past 14 years, latterly as a Senior Lecturer in Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour. Edgar is also the Director of the Southampton MBA.


Praise from PwC for Southampton Management School’s Accounting students

1 July 2014

Anthony Takyi, Student Recruitment Manager at the professional services organisation PwC has presented prizes to the winners of an investment competition for undergraduates.


Research into how junior doctors bring innovative ideas to the NHS

18 June 2014

Professors Nicholas Clarke, Malcolm Higgs and Dr Edgar Meyer from the Southampton Management School have been awarded £30,000 from the Thames Valley Leadership Academy to examine how the winners of an innovation contest progress their ideas in the NHS.


Educating the next generation of accountants. Top level debate at Southampton

17 June 2014

The Southampton Management School’s Dr Teerooven Soobaroyen and Carol Masters joined a group of experts to discuss prospects for the ‘future talent pipeline’ – the next generation of accountancy professionals and whether they will be equipped with the right skills to tackle the challenges that lie ahead for their companies and themselves.


New challenges for popular Management School academic

13 June 2014

Senior Lecturer in Innovation Dr Lorraine Warren, who has combined academic research into the impact of technological and new venture creation with personal experience running businesses and undertaking training and consultancy during her career so far, is moving to New Zealand to take up a chair at Massey University in Palmerston North.


Risk Research Fellow Receives Two Prestigious Awards

12 June 2014

Dr Itiel Dror, a Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Risk Research, recently received two prestigious awards from the Association for Business Psychology.


New grant to improve social worker training

10 June 2014

Professor Nicholas Clarke of the Southampton Management School has been awarded £44,000 from the Nuffield Foundation to help develop the training of social workers to meet new legislation.


More than ten years of collaboration. Praise for Ford’s contribution to educating tomorrow’s management scientists and analysts

3 June 2014

More than 70 postgraduates on MSc Business Analytics, Management Science, Operational Research and Finance programmes have been finding out about potential summer projects from more than 30 companies and organisations offering three month placements in 2014. Each one is an opportunity for a student to gain a real insight into how these analytical management techniques are used in the workplace and a chance for them to put their theoretical knowledge into practice.