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Strathclyde Business SchoolDepartment of Work, Employment & Organisation

About Work, Employment and Organisation

The Department of WEO has a broad focus on human resources, organisational behaviours, organisations (including sector studies such as hospitality and tourism) and industrial relations. It undertakes research and wider academic collaborating with a wide range of international and UK public, private and voluntary sector organisations.Members of the Department advise a variety of business, government and civil society organisations including the Scottish and UK Government and their agencies; international bodies that include the UN, European Union and the World Bank; Trades Unions; and a wide range of private and third sector organisations.


Recognition for 70 Years of Professional Education in HRM

Members of the Department of Work, Employment and Organization recently accepted an award, on behalf of the Business School, for an outstanding contribution to Scottish HR at the HR Networks Awards Gala Dinner. The dinner attracts around 800 HR and people professionals and the awards recognise, acknowledge and reward the champions of the Scottish HR profession. The award recognises a longstanding and sustained contribution to the Scottish HR profession. In the preamble to the award it was recognised that the Department of Work, Employment and Organization, and its forerunners, have been offering professionally-accredited programmes in HR since 1948/49. The award also recognised Strathclyde’s ethos of being a place of useful learning, which has sustained a positive level of engagement with the HR community in Scotland and beyond, through teaching, research and knowledge exchange activities.

Contact details

 Undergraduate admissions
 +44 (0)141 548 4114 

 Postgraduate admissions
 +44(0)141 553 6116/6105/6117


Strathclyde Business School
University of Strathclyde
199 Cathedral Street
G4 0QU

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