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Organization profile

Organisation profile

Management Science applies advanced analytical methods to business problems to help managers make better decisions.

The following are major themes of research within the department:

  • Problem Structuring and Mixing Methods
  • Strategy Modelling and Management
  • Operations Management
  • Risk and Reliability

In addition to the main research themes the department also has a number of research projects. There is a flourishing community of research students in the department, numbering around 40 at any given time.

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Offshore wind farms Engineering & Materials Science
Industry Engineering & Materials Science
Cost-Benefit Analysis Medicine & Life Sciences
Bangladesh Medicine & Life Sciences
Costs Engineering & Materials Science
Costs and Cost Analysis Medicine & Life Sciences
Uncertainty Medicine & Life Sciences
Delivery of Health Care Medicine & Life Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.


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Fran Ackermann

Person: Visiting Professor

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Kehinde Ahmed Adenusi

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Fahim Ahmed

Person: Teaching Only


Projects 2003 2024

Research Output 1981 2019

Activities to optimize quality and efficiency of medicines in Scotland

Godman, B., Kurdi, A., McCabe, H., MacBride-Stewart, S., Johnson, C. F., Hurding, S., Bennie, M. & Morton, A., 1 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Health Expenditures

Collaborative management of ecosystem services in natural parks based on AHP and PROMETHEE

Segura, M., Maroto, C., Belton, V., Ginestar, C. & Marqués, I., 9 Feb 2019, Multiple Criteria Decision Making and Aiding. Huber, S., Geiger, M. J. & de Almeida, A. T. (eds.). Cham, Switzerland: Springer, p. 231-255 25 p. (International Series in Operations Research and Management Science; vol. 274).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Collaborative management
Ecosystem services
Protected areas

Communities of practice in landscapes of practice

Pyrko, I., Dörfler, V. & Eden, C., 15 Jul 2019, In : Management Learning.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Communities of practice
Situated learning


Pharmaceutical Economics
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)

Beale Medal

Colin Eden (Recipient), 2007

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Best Paper Award

Mahdi Parsa (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 1988 2019

Upskilling and intensification of work; are robots the answer?

Johanna McQuarrie (Speaker), Patricia Findlay (Speaker), Kendra Briken (Contributor), Robert Van Der Meer (Contributor), Marion Bennie (Contributor), Emma Dunlop (Contributor)
22 Aug 201924 Aug 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

EURAM 2020: 20th Annual Conference of the European Academy of Management

Viktor Dörfler (Chair)
1 Jul 20191 Jul 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganiser of major conference

IMA Festival of Mathematics and its Applications

David Greenhalgh (Participant), Jonathan Wells (Participant), Yanfeng Liang (Participant), Itamar Megiddo (Participant), H. Lee (Participant), Wasi Ahmad Nazni (Participant), Guat-ney Teoh (Participant)
25 Jun 201926 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference


Improved group negotiation, problem solving, and strategy making in private and public sector organisations

Colin Eden (Participant), Fran Ackermann (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalProfessional practice, training and standards


International standards and working practices of UK Aerospace & Defence industry changed by reliability growth modelling

Lesley Walls (Participant), John Quigley (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalEconomic and commerce, Professional practice, training and standards


Sustainable productivity and growth through improved performance measurement and management practices in manufacturing enterprises

Umit Bititci (Participant), Jillian MacBryde (Participant), Kepa Mendibil (Participant), Nuran Acur Bakir (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalEconomic and commerce, Professional practice, training and standards