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Developing critical intercultural competence through understanding the location, product and processes of dialogue

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Pilcher, N., & Zhou, V. X. (in press)
Developing critical intercultural competence through understanding the location, product and processes of dialogue. In M. Sommier, A. Roiha, & M. Lahti (Eds.), Interculturality in Higher Education: Putting Critical Approaches into Practice. Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781003322702-3
The idea of ‘intercultural competence’ (ICC) has been beset by tension between training models presenting culture as understood through ‘nation’ based constructs, and countera...

Understanding collaboration patterns on funded research projects: A network analysis

Journal Article
Smith, M., Sarabi, Y., & Christopoulos, D. (in press)
Understanding collaboration patterns on funded research projects: A network analysis. Network Science, https://doi.org/10.1017/nws.2022.33
This paper provides an examination of inter-organizational collaboration in the UK research system. Data are collected on organizational collaboration on projects funded by fo...

A multi-objective linear programming model for scheduling part families and designing a group layout in cellular manufacturing systems

Journal Article
Motahari, R., Alavifar, Z., Andaryan, A. Z., Chipulu, M., & Saberi, M. (in press)
A multi-objective linear programming model for scheduling part families and designing a group layout in cellular manufacturing systems. Computers and Operations Research, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cor.2022.106090
Different industries compete to attract customers in different ways. In the field of production, group technology (GT) is defined by identifying and grouping similar parts bas...

Supply side sentiments and international travel: a novel dynamic simulation of policy options for business and investor sentiments

Journal Article
Adamolekun, G., Adedoyin, F. F., & Ozturk, I. (in press)
Supply side sentiments and international travel: a novel dynamic simulation of policy options for business and investor sentiments. Journal of Policy Research in Tourism, Leisure and Events, https://doi.org/10.1080/19407963.2022.2142235
The tourism literature widely documents how emotions, mood and optimism drive the demand for tourism. However, the literature is mute on whether sentiment plays a role in the ...

Exploring the Synthesis of Spirituality, Economic Identity, and Social Development within the Operation of the Mosques in Scotland

Book Chapter
Avdukic, A., Khaleel, F., & Taufik Akbar, Y. (in press)
Exploring the Synthesis of Spirituality, Economic Identity, and Social Development within the Operation of the Mosques in Scotland. In Sustainable Development and Islamic Finance. Routledge

Salient complexities of engaging external consultants in information systems projects

Journal Article
Chipulu, M., Ojiako, U., & Thomas, A. (in press)
Salient complexities of engaging external consultants in information systems projects. IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, In Press, https://doi.org/10.1109/TEM.2022.3220151
Project sponsors have sought to develop the necessary competence to address various challenges they face during project development, implementation and exploitation by employi...

Why are directors afraid of help?

Journal Article
Ghio, E., & Thomson, D. (in press)
Why are directors afraid of help?. Chicago-Kent Law Review,
Corporate insolvency laws and procedures have changed significantly over the last decades in the UK, especially since the publication of the Cork Report in 1982. The report no...

Methodological Issues and Challenges in Researching Transculturally

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Victoria, M. (Ed.)
(2022). Methodological Issues and Challenges in Researching Transculturally. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
This book sheds light on the ‘unseen’ challenges encountered by qualitative researchers before, during and long after conducting their study. These issues, often shrouded in m...

Introduction: Researching Transculturally: Methodological Issues and Challenges

Book Chapter
Victoria, M. (2022)
Introduction: Researching Transculturally: Methodological Issues and Challenges. In M. Victoria (Ed.), Methodological Issues and Challenges in Researching Transculturally (1-12). Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

New development: Value destruction in public service delivery—a process model and its implications

Journal Article
Cui, T., & Osborne, S. P. (in press)
New development: Value destruction in public service delivery—a process model and its implications. Public Money and Management, https://doi.org/10.1080/09540962.2022.2126645
Public services do not necessarily lead to value creation. Instead, they can destroy value and make service users’ lives worse. In this article, we reflect on the growing disc...

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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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The Role of Social Network Ties in Supporting Entrepreneurs During Crises

2022 - date
Albatool Alshehri | Director of Studies: Dr Renata Osowska | Second Supervisor: Dr Jacqueline Brodie

Smart Maritime Tourism: The New Wave of Digitalization

2022 - date
Mahendrran Selvaduray | Director of Studies: Dr Ross Tinsley | Second Supervisor: Dr Constantia Anastasiadou

Locating Management Accounting Practice in the Caribbean; Mapping the Relationship Between Practice and Performance

2022 - date
Burnett Burnett | Director of Studies: Dr Anna Du | Second Supervisor: James Brown

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

The Many Barriers and Limitations to Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship

2020 - date
Segun Adenusi | Director of Studies: Dr Fawad Khaleel | Second Supervisor: Dr Kiril Sharapov

Fashion’s environmental price tag: Developing an agent-based model to predict the impact of certified eco-labels on sustainable fashion consumption in Britain.

2020 - 2026
To investigate whether demand side inform...
Suki Kaur | Director of Studies: Dr Sarah Borthwick Saddler | Second Supervisor: Dr Simon Powers

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
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Dr Louise Todd's research-informed tourist gaze artwork featured in The Smart Leisure Guide (October 2022)

31 October 2022
'Louise Todd specialises in visual culture, Festivals, events and tourism as Associate Professor at Napier University. This academic research informs her artwork through the observation of people and ...

Craig Wight speaks to the New York Times about Dark Tourism Trends

28 October 2022
This article explores recent trends and examples of global travel that is recognisable as dark tourism, the attraction of death and disaster. Craig Wight specialises in genocide themed tourism attrac...

SFC Advisory Group on Supporting Scotland’s Postgraduate Researchers

6 September 2022
The SFC Advisory Group on Supporting Scotland’s Postgraduate Researchers has been formed to provide advice to SFC as it explores opportunities for supporting postgraduate researchers in Scotland that ...

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...

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