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Executive Committee

About the Committee

The role of the Executive Committee is to manage the Academy Strategy and so oversee the longer term planning and strategic direction of the Academy and ensuring an effective interface between the Council and the Academy Office. Please see the Executive committee terms of reference for more information.

Following a review of governance structures it has been agreed to reshape the leadership team from 2014. This will consist of a president, a chair, a treasurer and four Vice-Chairs. The four elected Vice-Chair will cover:

  • Special Interest Groups
  • Academic Affairs of Conference and Capacity Building
  • Research and Publications
  • Learning and Teaching

Current members of the Executive

The Executive Committee will be comprised of the following in 2014:




Dr. Jacky Holloway
Research Advisory and Development subcommitte
Vice President
Professor Zoe Radnor
Communications subcommittee
Professor Nic Beech
Chair, Membership Services and conferences subcommittee



James Johnston
Vice Chair: Research and Publications
Bill Cooke 
Vice Chair: Academic Affairs of Conference and Capacity Building
David Denyer




Vice Chair: Learning and Teaching
Katy Mason
Vice Chair: Special Interest Groups
Bill Lee


About BAM Council

The role of Council is to formulate strategy and policy, and to implement strategy through its subcommittee structure and in conjunction with the Executive and Academy office. More information on the Council's subcommittee structure can be found in the Governance and Structure section.

If you would like to know more about becoming a member of BAM Council, go to the Council Elections page.

Current elected members of Council: 

Professor Yehuda Baruch Professor Pawan Budhwar
Co-Editor of BJM
Professor Nelarine Cornelius
Dr. Gareth Edwards Dr. Julie Gore Dr. Sarah Hurlow
Dr. Karise Hutchinson Dr. Peter McInnes Professor Nicholas O'Regan 
Dr. Colin Pilbeam Professor Alison Pullen Professor Mark Saunders
Dr. Helen Shipton Dr. Jean-Anne Stewart


Current co-opted members of Council:

Professor Harry Barton Professor Jeremy Clegg

Professor Arthur Francis
Dean of Fellows College

Professor Caroline Gatrell
Co-Editor of IJMR
Anne Clare Gillon
Doctoral Student Representative (PT)
Professor Ossie Jones
Co-Editor of IJMR

Margarita Nyfoudi
Doctoral Student Representative (FT)
Professor Richard Thorpe
SAMS liaison
Professor Geoffrey Wood
Co-Editor of BJM