People

Dr Svetlana Warhurst

Senior Lecturer
EBS - Management Science and Entrepreneurship (MSE)
Dr Svetlana Warhurst
  • Email

  • Telephone

    +44 (0) 1702 328393

  • Location

    GB.3.29, Southend Campus

  • Academic support hours

    You can find details of Academic Support hours for Colchester on the EBS UG and PG information page on Moodle or by calling EBS Student Services on 01206873911

Profile

Biography

Recipient of ESF and Executive Dean ( Education) funds (2017-2018) Honours Leaders in Teaching and Learning (CABS, 2016) Overseas Research Students Award (ORSA). MMUBS MSC/ PHD Scholarship. Memberships: British Academy of Management Society for Research into Higher Education Academy of International Business (UK and Republic of Ireland Chapter) Chartered Association of Business Schools PhD Supervision and Doctoral Examinerships

Qualifications

  • PhD International Business (Manchester Metropolitan University, UK)

  • MSc. International Business Management (Manchester Metropolitan University, UK)

  • BSc. (1st Class Honours) Economics (Polotsk State University, Belarus)

Appointments

University of Essex

  • Director of Education, Essex Business School, University of Essex (2017 - present)

Other academic

  • Senior Lecturer in International Business and Entrepreneurship, Essex Business School, University of Essex (2013 - present)

  • Lecturer in International Business and Entrepreneurship, Essex Business School, University of Essex (2006 - 2013)

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Learning Pedagogy

Problem-based learning

Transnational education

Firm internationalisation

Autonomy and Embeddedness of subsidiaries of MNCs

Subsidiary performance

Current research

Recent Research Projects (learning and teaching)

Undergraduate assessment and the use of electronic feedback using FASER and ResponseWare, April 2016

Problem-based approach to learning (Innovation Space, June 2016)

Assurance of Learning, Developing and Assessing Students' Research Skills (jointly with Monash Business School), May 2016- ongoing

Feed- Forward: Exploring the Meaning of 'helpful' feedback, January- April 2017

Assessment as 'a conversation' in business degree programmes, January- April 2017

Conferences and presentations

'Feed-Forward not Feed-Back: Exploring the Meaning of 'Helpful' Feedback', CABS LTSE Conference, Bristol, 25-26/04/2017.

2017

'Assessment as 'conversation' in business degree programmes', AHE Conference, Manchester, 28-29/06/2017.

2017

'Problem-Based Learning: Innovation Space and PGT teaching', Good Teaching Practice Conference, University of Essex, 29/06/2016.

2016

'Undergraduate Assessment and the use of electronic feedback using FASER and ResponseWare', 'Learning, Teaching and Student Experience - 5th Chartered Association of Business Schools Conference', Aston Business School, 26-27/04/2016.

2016

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • The International Business Environment (BE217)

  • International Business and Strategy (BE268)

Publications

Journal articles (1)

McDonald, F., Warhurst, S. and Allen, M., (2008). Autonomy, Embeddedness, and the Performance of Foreign Owned Subsidiaries. Multinational Business Review. 16 (3), 73-92

Contact

warhurst@essex.ac.uk
+44 (0) 1702 328393

Location:

GB.3.29, Southend Campus

Academic support hours:

You can find details of Academic Support hours for Colchester on the EBS UG and PG information page on Moodle or by calling EBS Student Services on 01206873911