New Director of Keele Management School

Posted on 22 May 2012

Keele University is delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Harry Scarbrough as Director of Keele Management School. Harry is currently a Professor at Warwick Business School, and previously was Director of the ESRC Evolution of Business Knowledge (EBK) research programme.

Harry is one of the founder members of Warwick’s Innovation, Knowledge and Organisational Networks (IKON) research centre, where, as principal or co-investigator, he has secured research awards totalling over £2m in the last decade. His research interests focus on the management of knowledge and innovation, and he is the author or co-author of seven books, and of over 70 articles and chapters.

Keele University Vice-Chancellor, Professor Nick Foskett, said: ‘We welcome Harry Scarbrough to Keele as an outstanding academic who is widely respected within his field and beyond. We are confident that Keele Management School will continue to go from strength to strength under his leadership.’

Professor Scarbrough said: "I am delighted to be taking on this new role with Keele Management School, and I look forward to working with KMS staff to make the School an even more successful and important part of the wider University."

Professor Scarbrough will take up his post on 1 October 2012.