We are developing the next generation of evidence-based leaders and practitioners through our research. We invite contact from prospective postgraduate research students.

Meet the team

Head of Department

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Professor Steve Woods

Professor of Work and Organisational Psychology and Head of Department of People and Organisations

Deputy Head of the Department

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Stephen Dale

Deputy Head of Department for People and Organisations. Senior Teaching Fellow in Law.

Academic staff

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Dr Sara Ahmed

Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Organizational Behaviors & HRM, Programme Director of BSc. Business Management (HRM Pathway)

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Dr Bethania Antunes

Lecturer in Human Resource Management

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Professor Samuel Aryee

Professor of Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management

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Debbie Burns-Pegler

Teaching Fellow in Business Employment Law

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Dr Chris Chu

Reader in HRM

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Dr Constantin Ciachir

Executive Director for Postgraduate Programmes, Senior Teaching Fellow in Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour

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Dr Irina Cojuharenco

Reader, Founding Director of the University of Surrey Business and Economic Experiments (USBEE) Laboratory

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Dr Cecile Guillaume

Reader in Organisation Studies and SBS Director of internationalisation

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Dr YingFei Heliot

Senior Lecturer in Organisational Behaviour

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Dr Yuanyuan Huo

Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in Organisational Behaviour and Management

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Dr Rose Martin

Lecturer in Organisational Psychology

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Dr Sebastiano Massaro

Associate Professor | Senior Lecturer in Organizational Neuroscience

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Professor Eugene Sadler-Smith

Professor of Organizational Behaviour

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Michelle Stokes

Senior Teaching Fellow Programme Director MSc Human Resource Management

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Gintare Visockaite

Teaching Fellow in People and Organisations

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Professor Carol Woodhams

Professor of Human Resource Management and Head of Department of People and Organisations

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Dr Yuyan Zheng

Senior Lecturer in Organisation Psychology/Organisation Studies

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Professor Ying Zhou

Professor of Human Resource Management; Director of Future of Work Research Centre

Visiting staff

Jason ChuangVisiting Fellow
Xia FubinVisiting Researcher
Graham RobinsonVisiting Fellow

Postgraduate research students

Thamer AlanaziPostgraduate Research Student
Zainab AlsayedPostgraduate Research Student
Lisa CaforaPostgraduate Research Student
Lara CarminatiPostgraduate Research Student
Hannah CollisPostgraduate Research Student
Nicolas HawkinsPostgraduate Research Student
Chathuni JayasinghePostgraduate Research Student
Emily KitsonPostgraduate Research Student
Reema NaikPostgraduate Research Student
Ceyda Paydas TuranPostgraduate Research Student
Zahra ShirgholamiPostgraduate Research Student
Francisco Trincado MunozPostgraduate Research Student
Tim WrayPostgraduate Research Student
Ziheng WuPostgraduate Research Student