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A Weighted and Normalized Gould–Fernandez brokerage measure

Journal Article
Zádor, Z., Zhu, Z., Smith, M., & Gorgoni, S. (2022)
A Weighted and Normalized Gould–Fernandez brokerage measure. PLOS ONE, 17(9), Article e0274475. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0274475
The Gould and Fernandez local brokerage measure defines brokering roles based on the group membership of the nodes from the incoming and outgoing edges. This paper extends on ...

An Evaluation of Ireland’s Sustainable Freight Transport Policy

Journal Article
Zhang, X., Plant, E., & Valantasis Kanellos, N. (2022)
An Evaluation of Ireland’s Sustainable Freight Transport Policy. Logistics, 6(3), Article 65. https://doi.org/10.3390/logistics6030065
Background: The Irish government has put forth sustainable transport policy measures, yet the emphasis is mainly on the active travel and sustainable mobility for passenger tr...

An Autoethnography of “Making It” in Academia: Writing an ECR “Journey” of Facebook, Assemblage, Affect, and the Outdoors

Journal Article
Stanley, P. (in press)
An Autoethnography of “Making It” in Academia: Writing an ECR “Journey” of Facebook, Assemblage, Affect, and the Outdoors. Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, https://doi.org/10.1177/08912416221120819
While much has been written to guide early career researchers (ECRs) and those charged with socializing them into academic ontologies, much less is known about ECRs’ own exper...

Cash Holding Dynamics and Competition Intensity: Evidence from UK firms

Journal Article
Adamolekun, G., Jones, E., & Li, H. (in press)
Cash Holding Dynamics and Competition Intensity: Evidence from UK firms. Managerial and Decision Economics, https://doi.org/10.1002/mde.3705
Using a quasi-natural experiment and various measures of competition intensity, we examine whether an increase in product market competition is a key driver of firm cash holdi...

Grand Challenges and OR: the Cost of Living Crisis

Presentation / Conference
Weaver, M. (2022, September)
Grand Challenges and OR: the Cost of Living Crisis. Presented at OR64: OR For a Better World Together, University of Warwick
Each year we pose a “grand challenge” to provide an opportunity to identify how OR can be used to help solve real-world issues in our host city region, the UK and beyond. We h...

The Build for Purpose Canvas

Presentation / Conference
Weaver, M., Fonseca, A., Tan, H., & Pershina, E. (2022, September)
The Build for Purpose Canvas. Paper presented at OR64 The Annual Operational Research Conference, University of Warwick
The paper proposes the “Build for Purpose Canvas” (B4PC) to help organisations to put purpose at the heart of their business, build meaningful relationships with communities a...

Digital Transformation in the Music Industry: How the COVID-19 Pandemic Has Accelerated New Business Opportunities

Book Chapter
Oliver, P., & Lalchev, S. (2022)
Digital Transformation in the Music Industry: How the COVID-19 Pandemic Has Accelerated New Business Opportunities. In G. Morrow, D. Nordgård, & P. Tschmuck (Eds.), Rethinking the Music Business: Music Contexts, Rights, Data, and COVID-19 (55-72). Cham: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-09532-0_4
This chapter focuses on digital transformation—its meaning within, and impact on, the global music industry—and explores its role as facilitator of the development and establi...

Investigating the effects of service recovery strategies on consumer forgiveness and post-trust in the food delivery sector

Journal Article
Gannon, M., Taheri, B., Thompson, J., Rahimi, R., & Okumus, B. (2022)
Investigating the effects of service recovery strategies on consumer forgiveness and post-trust in the food delivery sector. International Journal of Hospitality Management, 107, Article 103341. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhm.2022.103341
Underpinned by coping theory, this study investigates the extent to which service recovery strategies (e.g., firm-level apologies; compensation; feedback loops) stimulate cust...

Social network analysis and festival relationships: personal, organisational and strategic connections

Thesis
Jarman, D. (2022)
Social network analysis and festival relationships: personal, organisational and strategic connections. (Thesis). Tilburg University. Retrieved from http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/Output/2912990
In the world of festivals and creative communities, relationships matter. Festival managers and producers understand the overlapping links, both professional and private, amon...

Critical Human Resource Development: Challenges and Prospects

Book Chapter
McFadden, C., & L. Bierema, L. (2022)
Critical Human Resource Development: Challenges and Prospects. In P. Holland, T. Bartram, T. Garavan, & K. Grant (Eds.), The Emerald Handbook of Work, Workplaces and Disruptive Issues in HRM (243-259). Bingley: Emerald. https://doi.org/10.1108/978-1-80071-779-420221025

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Failure to plan is planning to fail: An evidence informed approach to sustainable tourism planning

2022 - 2023
A comparative analysis between Ireland and Scotland which examines the extent to which local authorities plan for sustainable tourism. This study uses mixed methods, both content analysis and intervie...
Funder: British Academy of Management | Value: £3,999

Mapping inequalities in smart places

2022 - 2023
The proposed collaboration aims to explore how digital and socio-economic inequalities are conceived and tackled in the implementation of smart places, addressing three research questions: 1. to what ...
Funder: British Academy | Value: £4,985

Climate Responsive Procurement

2022 - 2023
Climate Responsive Procurement – A Pilot Study Of Local Authorities And Businesses In Scotland And England
Funder: Independent Social Research Foundation

Scotland's Witches Voices - a follow up in depth study of two cases of significant interest in early nursing history - Christian Saidler (1597) and Bartie Patersoune (1607)

2022 - 2022
Background: the Witches Voices Study (Jan - Aug 2021) investigated healers/midwives accused of witchcraft in Scotland between 1563-1736. That study revealed some healers with unexpected healing pract...
Funder: Royal College of Nursing Foundation | Value: £995

Scoping an AI Powered Peer Advice System for Creative Freelancers

2021 - 2022
The aim of this project is to conduct an enhanced scoping exercise to establish the feasibility and parameters of creating an AI powered system (such as a ‘chatbot’) to offer advice to creative freela...
Funder: Arts & Humanities Research Council | Value: £5,000

How machine learning and Artificial Intelligence (AI) can enhance Labour Market Intelligence (LMI)

2021 - 2025
The success of Labour Market Intelligence (LMI) for forecasting is predicated on accurate, reliable, robust, and accessible data that underpins the decision-making process. Developing, processing and ...
Funder: Skills Development Scotland | Value: £64,428

Centre for Child & Family Law and Policy Research Internships

2021 - 2022
The internships will involve: (i) conducting practice-based research on areas of law and practice governing children and adults in their private and family life – to include family law, public childca...
Funder: The Clark Foundation for Legal Education | Value: £3,399

Research Network to create Multi-Disciplinary Research Centre for Scottish Child and Family Law and Policy

2021 - 2023
Our Research Network will launch the unique Multi-Disciplinary Centre for Scottish Child and Family Law and Policy, building upon the successes and networking opportunities generated by our workshop s...
Funder: Royal Society of Edinburgh | Value: £19,500

Smart City Transitions in South East Scotland: Accelerating Digital Twin Technology Deployment in Urban Transformation Processes

2021 - 2025
Smart city development exposes the coevolutionary nature of technology and society, as well as the systemic character of innovation. Bringing new technologies into society is not sufficient to improve...
Funder: Scottish Government | Value: £29,999

Socioeconomic Impact of Covid-19 on the Syrian Refugees in Scotland

2021 - 2023
The project will provide a unique perspective capturing Syrian refugees’ socio-economic and cultural precarity on their settlement journeys before, during and after the Covid-19 outbreak. These findin...
Funder: Al-Maktoum College of Higher Education | Value: £9,820

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A Fuzzy AHP Approach to Translation Quality Assessment of Introductory Texts on Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) of Ethnic Areas in China

2022 - date
Hui Qin | Director of Studies: Dr Jane Wilkinson | Second Supervisor: Dr Louise Todd

2022 - date
Christopher Barnes | Director of Studies: Dr Louise Todd | Second Supervisor: Dr Gary Kerr

A Study of Language Planning in Ethnic Minority Areas from the Perspective of Language Economics

2021 - date
Liping Zheng | Director of Studies: Dr Mabel Victoria | Second Supervisor: Dr Jane Wilkinson

Exploring the impact of carbon footprint labelling on sustainable fashion consumption in Scottish consumers.

2020 - 2026
The aim of this research is to explore the impact of carbon footprint labelling on sustainab...
Suki Kaur | Director of Studies: Dr Sarah Borthwick Saddler | Second Supervisor: Dr Nazam Dzolkarnaini

Botched decisions? How young women use social media to make decisions about cosmetic surgery

2020 - date
Jasmiina Milne | Director of Studies: Dr Elaine Mercer-Jones | Second Supervisor: Dr Agata Krowinska

Socio-cultural factors that impact Chinese students studying abroad

2020 - date
Li Zhang | Director of Studies: Dr Vivien Xiaowei Zhou | Second Supervisor: Dr Mabel Victoria

What is the Brand Image of Iran for Different UK Visitor Market Segments?

2020 - date
Mrs Hamideh Shahidi | Director of Studies: Dr Collins Osei | Second Supervisor: Dr Constantia Anastasiadou

A Critical Evaluation of the Factors that Influence Visitor Engagement with UK Slavery Heritage Museums: A Passive Symbolic Netnographic Study

2020 - 2023
Purpose: The aim of this research is to critically evaluat...
Mr Shemroy Roberts | Director of Studies: Dr Craig Wight | Second Supervisor: Prof Anna Leask

A Critical Evaluation of Information Sharing and Digitalization of Supply Chain: A context of Nigeria

2020 - date
Olusegun Akintola | Director of Studies: Dr Eoin Plant | Second Supervisor: Dr Miles Weaver

Effectiveness of CSR Brand Positioning: The Case of Major Sports Events

2020 - date
Jonas Muller | Director of Studies: Dr Christof Backhaus | Second Supervisor: Dr Jamie Thompson
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Co-presenter 'Engaging your future workforce' webinar for ASVA

16 August 2022
Co-presented webinar on 'Engaging with your future workforce' with City of Glasgow College and Robert Gordon University for Association of Scottish Visitor Attractions.

Your best brand strategy idea is hiding in plain sight: Expert insights on marketing

15 November 2021
Excellent insights on marketing strategy development behind some of the big UK, global advertising campaigns of our time.

Marketing strategy, paid marketing, CRM, copywriting: it's all in a day's work for Edinburgh marketing consultant Kirsty Kirkhope

8 November 2021
Insights on developing digital marketing strategy and tactics, client-side and agency-side.

Marketing degrees, how they're changing; life back on campus: Catch up with Prof Christof Backhaus, Dr Nathalia Tjandra by Edinburgh Napier Marketing Network

8 October 2021
Catch up on how life has changed on campus. Plus, insights on how marketing degrees are evolving, with details on the DBA (Doctor of Business Administration) - a compelling offering for marketing pra...

UK ad industry legend Neil Christie got a Shetland pony to moonwalk; shares top tips with Edinburgh Napier Marketing Network

5 October 2021
Ad industry legend Neil Christie shares how to build a profitable marketing business, including by being very silly, in this podcast for the Edinburgh Napier Marketing Network. He takes us behind th...

Edinburgh Napier Marketing Network alumni feature: Carina Schroeder, class of 2021, reflects on marketing studies, career - and pub golf

4 October 2021
Edinburgh Napier Marketing Network, launched on LinkedIn. Inaugural podcast to build student-alumni marketing community.

Arion’s Summer Get-Together at The Life Room Gallery, Edinburgh. August 2021. Artmag. Visual art review featuring the work of Louise Todd and four other artists: 'Louise Todd teaches a postgraduate course, Tourism, Society and Visual Culture at Edinburgh Napier University and she creatively explores her academic knowledge in her artwork... These charismatic paintings are so original and imaginative studying the hidden art of tourism and travel. These are not selfies but taken on a camera at a distance by a father, sister, friend – quick Kodak moments to preserve the relaxing, romantic reminiscences captured with nostalgic, dreamlike vision.'

29 August 2021
Arion’s Summer Get-Together at The Life Room Gallery, Edinburgh. August 2021. ArtMag. Visual art review featuring the work of Louise Todd and four other artists: 'Louise Todd teaches a postgraduate c...

Delivering India’s first digital Festival Academy

4 March 2021
On Monday mornings, Edinburgh Napier Business School’s Dr Gary Kerr and Professor Jane Ali-Knight help deliver the first digital India Festival Academy for the British Council. “Without doubt, these s...

University teams up with community researchers to help improve their neighbourhood

6 February 2020
A Team of community researchers will join forces with academics to help improve their neighbourhood. UK Research and Innovation today announced its backing for the Seven Kingdoms of Wester Hailes, on...

Academics moot making GLC execs’ pay public by law

31 October 2018
The assistant director of the International Centre for Management & Governance Research (ICMGR), Dr Marizah Minhat, and Associate Professor Nazam Dzolkarnaini are undertaking a research collaboration ...

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