WASD has built a strong network of researchers, policy makers, educators, consultants and employers from all parts of the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss current developments and challenges. This directory include all people who either participated in any of our various events (conferences, seminars, workshops, debates, etc) and/or contributed to one of our publications (books and journals). If you are interested in joining the WASD network directory, please  complete the application form. Please check your details in our directory after 48 hrs and if you can not find your name, please contact the directory coordinator at admin@wasd.org.uk.

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Prof. Gioia Pescetto


I joined the University of Portsmouth as Dean of the Business School in September 2011. I hold a PhD from Durham University (UK), a Master in Economics from the University of Maryland (USA), and a Laurea in Political Sciences (Economics) from the University of Turin (Italy). …

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Dr. Sultanul chowdhury

Lecturer in Marketing

Sultanul Chowdhury is the Lecturer in Marketing at University of Hull Business School, recently ranked 1st in the UK for student satisfaction (National Student Satisfaction Survey, 2014). His role includes supervising PhD students, chairing and examining PhD students as well as teaching in postgraduate and undergraduate programmes.…

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Prof. Janet Druker


Janet Druker is a Professor at the University of Westminster, London, supporting research development within the Business School. Her most recent full-time post was as Senior Pro-Vice Chancellor at Canterbury Christ Church University where she was based from 2005 until December 2010, leading research across the University.…

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Prof. Douglas A. Hensler


Dr. Hensler is currently the Dean of the School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. From June 2013 to October 2015 he served as Provost of the Naval Postgraduate School. …

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Geeta Sinha

Doctoral Researcher

I am a social development professional with twenty years of consultancy experience in different issues of poverty, livelihood, education, gender and development. My research experiences, expertise and interests are around sustainable development, green economics, mining and industrialisation, FDI, violence against women and indigenous development policies.…

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Dr. Mostafa Mohamad

Senior Lecturer

Senior Lecturer, Salford Business School. Research Interests: Technology adoption in International Business, e-Business, Information System Development, Mobile Financial Services, Innovation Systems, Institutional Theory, Participatory Development, ICT4D, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development.…