Deputy Pro-Vice Chancellor and Professor of International Business, University of Birmingham

Professor of International Business and Innovation. Ex-Dean of Birmingham Business School and currently Director of the City-Region Economic Development Institute at the University of Birmingham. Main focus on innovation and regional economic growth. Past specialist on firm-level innovation management and multinational firms, international comparisons of innovation systems in Japan and China.

Experience

  • –present
    Deputy Pro-Vice Chancellor and Professor of International Business, University of Birmingham

Education

  • 1991 
    Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU), University of Sussex, PhD in Science and Technology Policy studies

Honours

Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences (FAcSS), the British Academy of Management (FBAM) and the Royal Society (FRSA)