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Research Awards

Our research has attracted funding of over £10 million in the past four years. This reflects its relevance and intellectual rigour. Detail of all funding over the years can be found below.
 
Principal Investigator Lead Academic Group Project Title Outcome Date Total Award Value First Funder Name
Dr Graham Leask Economics & Strategy To develop a suite of configurable tools to enhance interpretation of internet usage data  November 2014 £186,669.84 KTP / Majestic 12 Ltd
Dr Breno Nunes Operations & Information Management Building Green Innovation Capacity in Organisations November 2014 £18,579.80 British Council
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy 10,000 Small Businesses - Renewal 3 November 2014 £1,459,492.60 Goldman Sachs Foundation
Dr Yves Guillaume Work & Organisational Psychology Review of Network Rail's provision of Welfare Facilities for Track Based Workers Policy and Practices October 2014 £25,278.00 Network Rail Ltd
Dr Ann Davis Work & Organisational Psychology Recruitment and Selection in the UK Care Sector: A longitudinal study of effectiveness in resourcing methods and practice - PhD project September 2014 £65,480.00 PPS Works Ltd
Prof Stephanie Decker Economics & Strategy Organizations and Society: Seminar Series September 2014 £29,018.00 ESRC
Dr Yves Guillaume Work & Organisational Psychology Diversity Management: Seminar Series September 2014 £29,937.00 ESRC
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
           
Principal Investigator Lead Academic Group Project Title Outcome Date Total Award Value First Funder Name
Prof Ben Clegg Operations & Information Management  Minimising the impact of disruptive incidents for passengers through improved information sharing June 2014 £71,661.00 The Chiltern Railway Company 
Prof Alison Halstead Finance, Accounting and Law   Creating an Inspirational Research Community - the UK-ASEAN Research Hub, Vietnam  April 2014 £44,280.00 British Council
Prof Mark Hart  Economics & Strategy World Bank Project  April 2014  £3,000.00 Kingston University 
Prof Stephanie Decker  Economics & Strategy New Approaches to Understanding Organizational Change  April 2014 £40,716.00  The Leverhulme Trust 
Prof David Bailey  Economics & Strategy Welfare, Wealth and Work for Europe - WWWforEurope March 2014 £68,414.06  European Commission 
Prof Helen Higson  Operations & Information Management UNIQUE - University Quality Exchange February 2014 £28,243.51 European Commission
Prof Mark Hart  Economics & Strategy GEM - BIS January 2014 £35,000.05 Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS)
Prof Ben Clegg  Operations & Information Management To increase the resilience of operational and information systems support for sustainable business growth January 2014 £24,280.00 ERDF / KEEN - RTS Technology Solutions Ltd
Prof Ute Stephan  Economics & Strategy Social Entrepreneurship for Innovative and Inclusive Societies - SEFORIS January 2014 £288,984.38 European Commission
Prof Mark Hart  Economics & Strategy GEM Wales 2013  December 2013 £43,979.00 Welsh Assembly Government
Prof Mark Hart  Economics & Strategy GEM - Coca Cola December 2013 £59,100.00 Coca-Cola
Dr Michael Butler Work & Organisational Psychology Transformation for Growth December 2013 £197,928.00 ERDF
Prof Tim Baines  Operations & Information Management Engineering Supply Chain Solutions research support November 2013 December 2013 £1,516.40 University of Deby Corporate
Prof Margaret Woods Finance, Accounting & Law International perspectives on competence, skills and modern audit November 2013 £10,000.00 ICAS 
Dr Christopher Brewster Operations & Information Management FISpace: Future Internet Business Collaboration Networks in Agri-Food, Transport and Logistics FIspace November 2013 £196,942.50 European Commission 
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy 10,000 Small Businesses - Renewal 2  November 2013 £832,060.63  Goldman Sachs Foundation
Prof Tim Baines Operations & Information Management Unrestricted Research Donation - Servitization Best Practice Research October 2013  £20,000.00  Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company 
Prof Tim Baines Operations & Information Management Engineering Supply Chain Solutions October 2013 £8,340.20  University of Derby Corporate 
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy Global Entrepreneurship Monitor Research and Report INI October 2013 £29,794.00 Invest Northern Ireland
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy AMSCI Programme evaluation October 2013 £60,000.00  Finance Birmingham 
Dr Ilias Basioudis Finance, Accounting & Law New approaches to business and management students’ experiential development for the workplace October 2013 £750.00  The Higher Education Academy

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Work & Organisational Psychology Innovation Vouchers 2012 September 2013  £225,052.00  ERDF

Prof Mark Hart

Economics & Strategy GEM Wales 2013 July 2013 £41,800.00 Welsh Assembly Government
Dr Ann Davis Work & Organisational Psychology Evaluation of the Aspirant Talent Programme July 2013 £24,940.00 NHS North West Leadership Academy

Prof Mark Hart

Economics & Strategy Socioogy of Enterprise research July 2013 £34,675.00 Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS)
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy Account Management Programme Data Matching July 2013 £11,444.00 Scottish Enterprise
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy Seminar presentation: Putting Scotland's high Growth Firms in their place July 2013 £1,800.00 Scottish Enterprise
Dr Judy Scully Work & Organisational Psychology To conceptualise, design, deliver and evaluate a wprkforce intelligence planning system for a multi-organisational enterprise in the legal sector  July 2013 £139,722.68 KTP / HIggs & Sons
Prof Tim Baines Operations & Information Management   Emploiting Servitization in West Midlands SME's - Extension July 2013 £52,087.00 ERDF
Prof Tim Baines Operations & Information Management Unrestricted Research Donation - Servitization Best Practice Research  July 2013 £20,434.00 Goodyear Tyre & Rubber Company
Principal Investigator Lead Academic Group Project Title Outcome Date Total Award Value First Funder Name
Prof Tim Baines Operations & Information Management Interim team research planning July 2013 £34,936.00 University of Derby Corporate
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy Enterprise Research Centre (ERC) June 2013 £594,099.00 ESRC
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy Firm Level and Entrepreneurial Analysis in the Leeds City Region June 2013 £23,800.00 Leeds City Council
Dr Sumon Bhaumik Economics & Strategy Understanding the impact of economic reforms on firm behaviour and firm performance in emerging market economies, and inform policy debates in these economies. June 2013 £47,803.37 The British Council
Dr Judy Scully Work & Organisational Psychology Additional EREBUS Placement - Knowledge Sharing in partnership working to improve health and social care Apr 2013 £7,000.00 ESRC Placement / Amey Plc
Prof Nigel Driffield Economics & Strategy Foreign Direct Investment, Knowledge flows and local economic development Apr 2013 £37,134.00 The Leverhulme Trust
Dr Prasanta Dey Operations & Information Management To introduce best practice processes, increased knowledge of supply chain metrics and analytical skills to ensure an appropriate and adaptable company-wide logistics and customer service performance Mar 2013 £47,175.00 ERDF / KEEN - Hydrapower Dynamic Ltd
Prof Tomasz Mickiewicz Economics & Strategy Micro-foundations of Entrepreneurial Dynamics - MED  Mar 2013 £271,258.96 European Commission
Dr Ben Clegg Operations & Information Management To increase Coen's long term profitability, sustainability and resilience Mar 2013 £44,851.00 ERDF / KEEN - J Coen (Plasterers) Ltd
Dr Judy Scully Work & Organisational Psychology To develop assessment tools to demonstrate financial and social impact of My Time CIC services  March 2013 £43,220.00 ERDF / KEEN - My Time CIC
Dr Omneya Abd-Elsalam Accounting Understanding the determinants of the economic behaviour of microfinance clients in choosing Shari'ah compliant products and assessing the impact of different Islamic microfinance models in the context of fragile states Feb 2013 £60,000.00 Islamic Relief Worldwide
Dr Prasanta Dey Operations & Information Management Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) to Energy: Decision Support System (DSS) for Supply Chain Design and Planning Jan 2013 £31,922.00 The British Council
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy London's Business Demographics Jan 2013 £24,950.00 The Greater London Authority
Prof Tim Baines Operations & Information Management Unrestricted Research Donation Jan 2013 £15,000.00 Waggener Edstrom Inc.
Prof Tim Baines Operations & Information Management Transforming the adoption of Product-Service Systems through innovations in applied gaming technology Dec 2012 £727,671.00 EPSRC
Dr Kishore Pillai Marketing To create the capability within TRS to analyse and anticipate trends in its chosen markets in the UK and then worldwide, focussing first on modifying insurers' behaviours, then consumers. Oct 2012 £35,506.50 ERDF / KEEN - The Replacement Service
Dr Steve Woods Work & Organisational Psychology Design of a Psychometric Assessment Tool to Measure Propensity for Unsafe / Risky Behaviour at Work Oct 2012 £133,495.00 British Safety Council
Dr Hiro Izushi Economics & Strategy Survey of Entrepreneurial Orientation of UK Firms Oct 2012 £15,916.00 Osaka University of Economics
Dr Melina Manochin Accounting An investigation of gender equality issues at executive level in Northern Ireland public sector organisations Oct 2012 £5,400.22 Office of First Minister and Deputy First Minister, Northern Ireland
Dr Mike Kennard Economics & Strategy Innovation in Assessment and Feedback Oct 2012 £7,000.00 The Higher Education Academy
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy 10,000 Small Businesses - Renewal 1 Sept 2012 £800,167.00 Goldman Sachs Foundation
Prof Mark Hart Economics & Strategy Developing the Business Structure Database (BSD) Sept 2012 £110,399.00 ESRC