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Faculty of Business & Law

 

Christopher Prince the dean of FBL
Professor Christopher Prince, Dean and Pro Vice Chancellor
Welcome to the Faculty of Business and Law. We enable our students to achieve their ambitions through the provision of innovative learning and supportive teaching. Through our longstanding relations with professional bodies and our internationally recognised research we challenge ourselves to give you tomorrow's ideas today. 
Leeds Business School
Mahmoud Abubaker Dr Nii Amoo Dr Mathew Appleyard Dr Adalberto Arrigoni Dr Janet Astley Richard Bailey Dr Roberta Bampton Julie Barnaby Paul Barnard Professor Cathy Barnes Neil Barnett Robert Beachill Dr Nick Beech Shirley Beresford Dr Tim Bickerstaffe Christopher Bonsall Jill Braham Professor Mike Brown Ruth Brown Stuart Bruce Carmen Bruegmann Catherine Burrell Diarmid Campbell-Tanner Christine Carbery Dr Pedro Pablo Cardoso-Castro Garry Carr Emily Carrie Dr Michael Cassop Thompson Dave Chesley Dr Alfred Chinta Gerard Choo Dr Anup Chowdhury Dr Carl Clare Susan Clark Dr Julia Claxton Ann-Louise Collins Alan Combs Jeremy Cooper Mark Copsey Graham Corbett Samantha Crossley Christine Daley Michael Daly Alison Davies Stephanie Dawson Dr Aftab Dean Frances Dee Aneta Dent Dr David Devins Dr Audra Diers-Lawson Paul Dix Sean Dodson Professor David Douglas Bruce Down Dr Anna Du Richard Edwards Dr Jamal Elforjani John Embery Ritchard Emm Brendan Emmerson Michelle Emsley Peter Fairclough Dr Hajar Fatorachian Cassandra Ferguson Valerie Finnigan Brian Galloway Catherine Glaister Phil Glew Professor Jeff Gold Dr Andrea Gorra Ruth Gosnay Terence Graham David Greenhalgh Steven Gregory Dr Richard Gulliford Katie Hall Sallyann Halliday Paul Hampson Dauda Hamzat Nasrullah Hanif Lois Hargreaves Victoria Harte Dr Barbara Henderson Karen Heras-Kelly Hazem Heswani Dr Dong Hoang Karl Hodge Dr Richard Holden Jane Hollingsworth Dean Horsman Paul Houghton Neil Hudson Jon James Dr Brian Jones Dr Paul Jones Ollie Jones Dr Patrice Kabeya Dr Mohamed Kamara Neil Kelley Sarah Kelsey Marie Kerr Hazel Kershaw-Solomon Dr David Killick Dave Knight Dr Ioannis Kostopoulos Stratis Koutsoukos Dr Suneel Kunamaneni Dr Niki Kyriakidou Dr Evri Lampadarios David Lane Dr Mary Leung Shannen Li Dr George Lodorfos Alistair Macauley Dr Vish Maheshwari Dr Nehal Mahtab Tanbeen Mahtab Clare Manning Zoe McClelland Dr James McGrath Peter McNerney Hugh Meyer Ann Michaud Dr Cristina Miguel Mathew Miles Robert Minton-Taylor Ben Mitchell Joanna Moon Josh Moos Jamie Morgan Chris Morley Jayne Mothersdale Karen Mountain Faith Mukanganwa Ismail Mulla Stephen Murphy Robert Mutungamiri Professor Raouf Naguib Dr Muhammad Ali Nasir Professor Prithwiraj Nath Richard Neville Victoria Newham Alex Nicholls Shakiya Nisa Christopher Norton Colin OSullivan Dr Vandana Pareek Susan PhillipsBaker Niall Piercy Joanne Powell Michael Prenton Professor Christopher Prince Esther Pugh Dr Andre Pusey Kamal Qazi Sumayha Qudah Dr Razaq Raj Albana Rasha Professor Martin Reynolds Paul Rhodes Neil Richardson Helen Ripley Dr Fiona Robertson Professor Simon Robinson Dr Helen Rodgers Dr Sandy Ross Kevin Rowles Les Rowley Barry Russell Dr John Ruzibuka Seyed Sajjadi Matthew Salisbury Ted Sarmiento Sujana Shafique Sofia Shahid Yusuf Brendan Sheehan Dr Moade Shubita Professor John Shutt Dr Justine Simpson Dr Paula Singleton Joanna Smith Dr Alaa Soliman Christopher Spoor Darren Sugden Annisa Suliman Dr William Sun John Taylor Michael Taylor Emily Tebbs-Ogutu Professor Ralph Tench Dr Philip Tether Rudiger Theilmann Frank Thompson Helen Thompson Dr Martina Topić Karen Trem Dr Anastasios Tsoularis Professor Paul Turner Iwi Ugiagbe-Green Dr Nidia Veitch Jayne-Louise Watkins Neil Whitaker Mandy Wigglesworth Claire Williams Gareth Williams Kenneth Williams Elvira Woodhead Stephen Woods Dr Junjie Wu Dr Milton Yago Yanling Yang Dr Liz Yeomans Ruya Yuksel Huijing Zhang Dr Ling Zhang Georgios Zifkos

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Marketing academic Dr Michael Cassop Thompson describes his research interests.
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Our Schools

Leeds Business School
We work in close partnership with business, employers and professional bodies to ensure relevance of all our programmes and to deliver business services from professional body awards, research and consultancy, through to bespoke management education.

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Leeds Law School
Leeds is the ideal place to develop your legal career. Our facilities include modern lecture theatres, a mock court room, dedicated resource room for postgraduate students and café.

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Our Research Areas

Leadership Centre
We specialise in developing confident, capable and imaginative leaders, providing tailored training and professional and academic qualifications to suit the needs of both individuals and organisations.

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Centre for Governance, Leadership & Global Responsibility
The Centre brings together leading research, teaching and consultancy which integrates theory and value in practice, working alongside corporate and public bodies.

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The Retail Institute

Combining the strengths of academic research with commercial consultancy, the Centre supports the innovation needs of companies in the consumer goods, retailing and the food and drink sectors. 

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Faculty Case Studies

Euan LawrencePostgraduate Diploma Law and Postgraduate Diploma Legal Practice Course, 2006

I’m now sharing my knowledge with the lawyers of the future via the University’s mentoring scheme and helping them gain invaluable work experience in industry.

Aisha PothanMA Human Resource Management, 2011

"Leeds Business School offered me a dual degree in the same course, enabling me to get a professional (CIPD) and an academic degree together."

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Faculty News

Clickbait and listicles killing journalism says lecturer in his latest book

A Leeds Beckett University academic has attributed the rise of clickbait and listicles in the media as contributing to the demise of regional press.

Yorkshire Bank Honorary Chair to deliver public lecture

Richard Gregory OBE, senior advisor to CYBG Plc and the honorary Chair of Yorkshire Bank, will share his expertise on the effectiveness of the board when he hosts a public lecture at Leeds Beckett University.

Big pay and shady deals to be debated at Leeds Beckett public lecture

The Chair of the Office of Tax Simplification, Angela Knight CBE, will host a free public lecture at Leeds Beckett University.

Faculty Events

Mar 7

Working with Children and Young People

Interested in a rewarding career, working with children and young people? Come along and speak directly to a range of organisations to find out about the opportunities available to students from any course. There will also be a session with Leeds Beckett graduates where they will be sharing their experiences of working in this field.

Mar 7

LBS Guest Speaker Series: Richard Gregory - YB Chair

"Effectiveness of the Board: Desirable or Essential?"

Mar 21

LBS Guest Speaker Series: Yasmin Diamond - Executive Vice-President of Global Corporate Affairs, InterContinental Hotels Group

“Strategic Communication & Leadership in a Global Context”

May 2

LBS Guest Speaker Series: David Scott - Investment Manager & Market Commentator, Andrews Gwynne

"The future is not what it used to be!"

May 16

LBS Guest Speaker Series: Adam Beaumont - Founder and CEO of AQL

"True Tech - The Death of the Linear Business"

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