Management is the largest of the subject areas in UCD College of Business. The principal areas of academic specialty lie in the core business areas of entrepreneurship and innovation, international business, organisational behaviour, strategy, supply chain management, and technology management. The Subject Area makes an important contribution to both our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
The interaction between research and teaching is one of the key features distinguishing leading business schools around the world. We clearly recognise the link between research and teaching and strenuously promotes the development of high quality research.
The Subject Group puts a strong emphasis on research leading to publication in refereed academic journals. The Subject Area’s research trajectory is strong. Staff have published in a wide number of journals including: Academy of Management Journal, Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, Human Performance, Human Relations, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Business Venturing, Journal of International Business Studies, MIT Sloan Management Review, Organizational Dynamics, Production & Operations Management, R&D Management, Research Policy, Small Business Economics, Strategic Management Journal and Venture Capital
Diversification: is it a worthwhile risk for companies to take?
Ronan Powell UCD Smurfit School Professor of Corporate Finance offers expert opinion on M&A's
Labour Court requests meeting over nurses' dispute
UCD Smurfit School Professor of Industrial Relations, Bill Roche discusses the Irish nurses dispute
New opportunities for UCD Smurfit School students through collaboration between the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business and the CEMS MIM programme
Students enrolled in the CEMS MIM at the UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School will soon be able to apply to study at Cornell for their term abroad
As Trump showed, a well-executed strategy can help achieve success
UCD College of Business Professors Federica Pazzaglia and Karan Sonpar discuss the power of a strong strategy
UCD Smurfit School Launches First Masters in Retail Leadership
Ireland’s first Masters Programme in Retail Leadership launched on Monday, 1st of October 2018 at UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School.
Our MSc in International Management ranked 7th in the world by Financial Times 2018 Ranking
UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School’s full-time MSc in International Management has been ranked 7th in the world according to the Financial Times 2018 Global Masters in Management (MiM) ranking, published today.
MSc International Business Consultancy Project
On the afternoon of Tuesday 24th of July, the students of the MSc in International Business completed their final report presentations to their mentors and client company representatives as part of their Consultancy Project module.
Leading companies come together to address key sustainability challenges for Ireland
Business in the Community Ireland launches Leaders’ Group on Sustainability; UCD is the knowledge partner for the Group; CEOs sign up to Low Carbon Pledge to reduce carbon emissions intensity by 50% by 2030.
Chatbots bring big business opportunities, but don’t forget to establish trust
Research carried out by students of the MSc in Management Consulting at UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, on behalf of PwC, confirms that when shopping, customers often fail to find the information they need. Nine out of ten (90%) respondents believe that chatbots will be effective in providing basic information about a product, service or company; a further 44% believe that they would be useful for more complex tasks such as making changes to bank accounts.
Professor Pat Gibbons
"Strategic Management of Enterprises"
Dr. Donna Marshall
"Tackling Problems Inherent in Complex Global Supply Chains"
Dr. Esther Tippman
"Turning organisational problems into opportunities"
Professor Mark Pagell
"Why stopping for the yellow light is faster"
Dr. Annette Clancy
"Emotion in Organisations"
Find out more about our Research Centres
PMI / IMCA Project Management evening
The paradigmatic qualities of a network foundation for sustainable supply chain management
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Business Model Diversification at Amazon