Research at York Business School

York Business School comprises of a range of diverse specialisms which are well supported by research-active staff and a growing community of postgraduate research students. Many of our current research projects include international perspectives and issues; our English Language scholarship and Business Management research outputs were recognised by the Research Excellence Framework 2014 as ‘of international quality, significance, and rigour'.

The Business School has two active research groups: Futures and HAVRC

Futures is an interdisciplinary research group within York Business School. It seeks to promote the critical study of contemporary developments in business management, to make and share knowledge and to facilitate the exchange of insight and experience between practitioners and the academy. Futures has a regular lunch time seminar series to which all are welcome to participate. Members of Futures also present papers at international conferences and publish in a variety of books and journals.

Please refer to the following document for all upcoming events for Futures: Futures Programme Semester 1 2018-9 (PDF, 0.1 MB)

HAVRC is the Heritage and Arts Visitor Research Collaborative, a part of the Futures Research Group at York St John University. HAVRC is designed to foster a critical academic approach to public engagement in heritage and the arts and to act as a vehicle for collaborative work with academics in other faculties and institutions as well as practitioners, operators and communities of interest outside the immediate academic sphere. HAVRC seeks, therefore, to advance scholarship in heritage as a social and cultural practice and to make an impact in the wider community by making and sharing knowledge that is of practical value.

Completing a research degree with the York Business School can give you a great sense of personal achievement and, as well as contributing to the development of knowledge in your chosen field, can help you develop a high level of transferable skills which will be useful in your subsequent career.

Contact us

General Enquiries about Research

For information and enquiries in the first instance please contact Dr Peter Watt, Director of Research:

e: p.watt@yorksj.ac.uk 

 

For information on our Institutional Repository, or developing as a researcher, please see the below links:

Research at York St John (RaY) Institutional Repository

Research Development, Academic Development Directorate

Research Degrees

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