Tasos Hadjisolomou

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  • United Kingdom

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Personal Statement

I teach and research in several areas of HRM and employment relations. I am particularly interested in service employment, service triangle, customer (mis)behaviour, industrial conflict and front-line management. 

Research Interests

 

 

Areas of research interest include:

Service work: The political, economic, and social structures and dynamics within the employment relationship. My interests focus on employment and the labour process in service organizations such retailing and hospitality.

Service Triangle: Particular interest of the role of the customer and the impact on the labour process and the organization of (service) work. I am interested in debates related to customer misbehaviour and abuse by customer.

Organizational Misbehaviour: Interest on Control-resistance debates with the wider business structures of contemporary capitalist economies. General interest on labour process theory, the manifestation of industrial conflict and debates on organizational misbehaviour

Customer abuse and sexual harassment in the service industry: I am particularly interested in the embedded problem of customer abuse, violence, and sexual harassment in the service industry, with particular interest in the gay tourism and gay hospitality industry, which remains an underexplored, and underdeveloped theme in research

Line managers and managerial labour process: I am interested in the organization of the managerial work and the managerial labour process, with particular interest on the organization of the front-line service management work and the role of line managers in HRM

Attendance at work and absence management: I am interested in debates related to absence management and workplace attendance across different sectors and contexts.

Expertise & Capabilities

  • Service Work
  • Line managers and HRM
  • Indiustrial conflict/Organizatonal misbehaviour
  • Attendance at work
  • Customer abuse

Academic / Professional qualifications

Academic:

PhD in Human Resource Management – University of Strathclyde

MA in Human Resource Management - Newcastle University

MSc in Management -  Nottingham Business School

Ptychion in Accounting and Finance  -  Athens University of Economics and Business

 

Proffesional qualifications:

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA)

Member of the British Universities Industrial Relations Association

 

Teaching Interests

My areas of teaching expertise cover employee relations and HRM generally, but with specific specialism in employment studies, industrial conflict, line management and HRM, sociology of work

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

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