Our distinctive research focus is cross-disciplinary, encompassing the interactions between people, organisations and information technologies which are an increasingly pervasive feature of advanced societies. We have an active group of around 20 doctoral students in different stages of their PhD research and our research agenda reflects its positioning at the interface between conventional studies of IS and organization studies and includes a close link with the Innovation, Knowledge & Organisational Networks (IKON) research centre.
Fields of research
- technology-mediated collaboration across boundaries
- creativity and digital innovation
- social media & digital workplaces
- outsourcing and new organisational forms.
We run the highly successful MSc in Information Systems Management & Innovation which has around 70 students and launching a new MSc in Finance & IT in 2012. We also offer a portfolio of modules for undergraduate courses, other postgraduate courses, the MBA, and Executive
Biography Peter returned to WBS in October 2003 as Principal Teaching Fellow in Finance. He was promoted to Professorial Teaching Fellow in October 2010, the first such appointment in WBS and at the time only the second of its kind in the University. Peter is a National Teaching Fellow, a Senior Fellow of the Higher … Continue reading
Explore the most advanced tools in finance and use your economics background as a springboard to increase your career options Want to work in finance regulation or central banking? This course is ideal for you if you already have a strong grounding in economics, are highly numerate, and want to learn to apply your knowledge … Continue reading
The Behavioural Science group at WBS focuses on the interaction between the natural science and social science approaches to understanding behaviour. The group is highly interdisciplinary, using methods drawn from psychology, economics, philosophy, mathematics and statistics. The group conducts basic research, but is also heavily involved in applications for business and policy. Behavioural science asks … Continue reading
The 2017/2018 Academic Year Provisional dates for 2017/2018 academic year. Autumn Term Sunday 24 September – Saturday 30 September 2017 – Intensive boot camp week Monday 2 October – Saturday 9 December 2017 – Required modules teaching Monday 11 December – Friday 15 December – Examinations week Spring Term Monday 8 January – Saturday 17 … Continue reading
If you are a WBS alumnus you can take full advantage of a range of exclusive services including: access to our directory of students and graduates. discounts on subscriptions and services including The Economist, Financial Times, and Warwick Conferences. use of journals and research tools including ABI Inform, Emerald, and MarketLine. guidance from the WBS … Continue reading
Kick-start your management career at a leading business school. Our one-year MSc Management course will transform you from an ambitious graduate into a successful manager. You will learn to apply the skills you acquire in a range of environments including marketing, purchasing, strategic customer management, business consultancy and organisational development. Throughout and beyond your studies … Continue reading
Warwick Business School has retained its place as the UK’s No. 1 in a global ranking of Distance Learning and Online MBA programmes. QS, an organisation with offices around the world working to promote business education, has today published its second Distance Learning/Online MBA ranking. WBS is rated top in the UK, and second in … Continue reading
Explore the management and innovation of information technologies in global organisations Interested in a career in management or IT consultancy? You will develop your management and consulting skills and encourage your critical thinking about wider issues outside narrow technology boundaries. This course is about understanding how to better use technology to enhance business, not learning … Continue reading
Ranked 1st in the world by QS/Top MBA and 1st in the UK and 2nd in the world by the Financial Times, our Distance learning MBA combines inspirational teaching with flexible online learning. If you’re looking for a way to accelerate your career, increase your business knowledge and leadership skills and maximise your board … Continue reading