David McGuire

David McGuire

Dr David McGuire

Reader in Human Resource Development

Biography

Dr. David McGuire is a Reader in Human Resource Development at Edinburgh Napier University. To date, he has published two textbooks and over 30 journal articles in journals including European Journal of Training and Development, Advances in Developing Human Resources, Human Resource Development Review and Human Resource Development Quarterly. David serves as Editor of Industrial and Commercial Training and also sits on the Editorial Boards of three leading HRD journals (Human Resource Development Review, Human Resource Development Quarterly and New Horizons in Human Resource Development). He has been the recipient of a number of prestigious research awards including Scottish Crucible award, Fulbright Scholar award, Government of Ireland scholarship and a number of Emerald Literati awards. He has significant experience in teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the areas of HRD, managing diversity and leadership.

Research Areas

Esteem

Fellowships and Awards

  • Academy of Human Resource Development Cutting Edge Award
  • Emerald Literati Award (Highly Commended Paper)
  • Emerald Literati Award (Outstanding Reviewer)
  • Early Career Scholar Award
  • Emerald Literati Award (Highly Commended Paper)
  • Visiting Reader, Glasgow Caledonian University
  • Fulbright Fellowship
  • Government of Ireland Scholar

 

Editorial Activity

  • Editor-in-Chief, Industrial and Commercial Training
  • Editorial Board Member, New Horizons in Adult Education and Human Resource Development
  • Editorial Board Member, Human Resource Development Review
  • Associate Editor, Advances in Developing Human Resources
  • Editorial Board Member, Human Resource Development Quarterly
  • Book Reviews Editor, European Journal of Training and Development

 

External Examining/Validations

  • External Examiner (HR Modules)
  • External Examiner (HR Modules)
  • Chief External Examiner (HR Modules)

 

Research Degree External Examining

  • External Examiner (Masters Thesis by Research)
  • External Examiner (PhD Thesis)
  • External Examiner (Masters Thesis by Research)
  • External Examiner (PhD Thesis)

 

Conference Activity

  • Conference Chair, 15th International Conference on Human Resource Development Theory and Practice Across Europe
  • Track Chair, Workplace Learning, Academy of Human Resource Development Conference

 

Invited Speaker

  • Keynote Speaker, 14th International Conference of the Asia Chapter of Academy of Human Resource Development

 

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