NEW VICE DEANS FOR THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS
Prof Llewellyn Leonard, Vice Dean: Research, College of Business and Economics
Please join me in congratulating Prof Llewellyn Leonard who was appointed as the first Vice Dean: Research of the College of Business and Economics.
He holds a MSc Civil Engineering and a PhD from Kings College, University of London.
His research interests include environmental justice; sustainability; environment (industrial risks, climate change); democracy and governance; civil society-state-industry relations; social movements; transnational environmental accountability; global justice movements; and political ecology/economy.Llewellyn’s focus will be on implementing the CBE strategic plan for research and postgraduate studies.
This extensive portfolio emphasises:
- 6% postgraduate growth year-on-year
- Coordinating key strategic investments into postgraduate student and staff support, internationalisation and decolonisation in the PG portfolio
- Excellent governance
- Growing external research funding
- Postgraduate throughput
- Promoting research output and impact
- Related talent development
- Streamlining and enrichment and of the postgraduate programme qualification mix with research methodologies and technologies