Work, Employment And Organisation

  • United Kingdom

  • 199 Cathedral Street, Strathclyde Business School (Duncan Wing)

    G4 0QU Glasgow

    United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Department has an established reputation for research which is theory-led and policy relevant. Our main area of activity is in employment studies which was named as one of the main areas of the Strathclyde Business School's strengths in the UK-wide 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF). The Business School was rated 10th best in the UK for business and management research with a joint 1st rating for ‘research environment’ and 3rd highest for research impact.

We aim to make our research relevant to a number of different stakeholders, including government, employers, trade unions, the third sector and professional bodies such as the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). Our staff hold prominent editorships of international journals; we take a lead in the organisation of international conferences; and work with international institutions and organisations in collaborative research networks and projects.

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call center Social Sciences
employability Social Sciences
worker Social Sciences
Tourism Social Sciences
employee Social Sciences
labor Social Sciences
labor market Social Sciences
workplace Social Sciences

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Projects 2003 2024

Research Output 1983 2020

A band aid on a gaping wound: Taylor and modern working practices

Taylor, P., 31 Jul 2019, In : New Technology, Work and Employment. 34, 2, p. 100-105 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
working-day world
tertiary sector
service work

A critical consideration of LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® methodology for tourism studies

Wengel, Y., McIntosh, A. J. & Cockburn-Wootten, C., 7 Jun 2019, In : Tourism Geographies. 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle



Awarded Guest Lectureship

Kendra Briken (Recipient), 1 Jun 2017

Prize: Appointment

Award of Academic Fellow designation

Dennis Nickson (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively


Activities 1993 2019

The outcomes of co-production

Elke Loeffler (Invited speaker)
14 Nov 201915 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Citizen Participation and Co-Production

Elke Loeffler (Invited speaker)
19 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Koproduktion von Sicherheit durch Bürgergesellschaft und Zivilgesellschaft

Elke Loeffler (Invited speaker)
28 Nov 201929 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


Balancing shiftwork, safety and employee wellbeing in the NHS and police

Dora Scholarios (Main contact), Hannah Hesselgreaves (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalEconomic and commerce, Health and welfare - new products, guidelines and services, Quality of life and safety, Policy and legislation

Flexible But Not Precarious: Towards a Sustainable Social Contract

Ian Cunningham (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalPolicy and legislation, Public understanding, information and debate

Increasing inward investment in Scotland and enhancing union responses to offshoring and international labour standards

Philip Taylor (Participant)

Impact: Impact - for External PortalEconomic and commerce, Policy and legislation