Deji Sotunde

Deji Sotunde

Senior Lecturer, Programme Leader Business Management BSc
BEng(Hons), MBA (Tech Mgmt)(Open), PRINCE2 Practitioner, FHEA, CMBE
+44 (0)1483 682122
18 MS 02
Mondays 12:00-14:00; Wednesday 12:00-16:00 (by appointment - Online via MS Teams)



Joined the University of Surrey Business School in September 2016. Seven years prior, worked as an Associate Lecturer and Module Leader, for a business school in London on five different undergraduate and postgraduate partnership programmes.

Before working for academic institutions, spent just over ten years in a number of middle management and technical training roles in the corporate professional services environment, providing support on management initiatives that delivered enterprise-wide business transformational change. Deji also worked as a limited company contractor providing project management and technical support to a number of SMEs that deployed open source content management systems to enhance their operations.

Research interests

The application of engineering management concepts and principles in the subject areas listed below to business practice:

  • Project Management
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Technology Management and Strategy
  • Business Sustainability

Other duties

  • Module Leader - Operations Management (UG), Project Management (UG & PG)
  • Senior Placement Tutor - Professional Placement Year (PG)
  • Programme Leader Business Management, BSc


  • Project Management (UG and PG)
  • Operations Management (UG)
  • Dissertation supervision (PG)


  • FHEA (Fellow Higher Education Academy)
  • CMBE (Certified Management & Business Educator)
  • MCMI (Member Chartered Management Institute)
  • ACIPD (Associate Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development)
  • PRINCE2 Practitioner