2009

December 2009

Business School sees research grant income rise significantly

Between 2001 and 2007, the Business School earned approximately £1m in research grants. However, the total for the past year alone looks set to equal - and possibly - exceed this figure.

November 2009

Brunel Business School students to support Maryland Cookies' digital marketing efforts

Students on the Marketing pathway of the Brunel's Business and Management undergraduate degree course have been given the chance to support flagship international brand, Maryland Cookies, in its efforts to raise its profile using the top social media site, Youtube.

Brunel Business School’s inaugural award for best placement employer goes to Xerox

At a short ceremony before the Placement and Careers Fair last week, Brunel Business School presented its 2009 award for the best placement employer to Xerox which has its UK HQ in the centre of Uxbridge.

October 2009

Go-ahead for new £30m Business School home

Brunel Business School recently received the exciting news that Brunel University had now given the green light for work to begin on the Eastern Gateway Project - a £30m construction project that will ultimately result in a prestigious new home for the Business School. The new flagship building will occupy an area of land adjacent to the Kingston Lane entrance to Brunel's campus, and will further add to Brunel's already impressive range of facilities.

September 2009

FHEA Recognition for Dr Nandish Patel

Dr. Nandish V. Patel has achieved the status of Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and awarded the recognition certificate by Professor Paul Ramsden, Chief Executive of the Academy and Professor Robert Burgess, Chair of The Higher Education Academy Board.

August 2009

Lead article by Prof John Balmer

An article by Professor John Balmer has been published as the lead article in the latest publication of California Management Review (Vol. 51 No. 3, Spring 2009).

June 2009

Prof Ruth Simpson to launch her new book

On Tuesday 30 June, Prof Ruth Simpson will formally launch her new book detailing her research into men working in caring professions at a special event to take place from 6.00pm to 8.00pm in the Graduate Centre of London Metropolitan University.

May 2009

Business School to enter 3 teams into the IBM Universities Business Challenge

In October 2009 Brunel Business School will enter no fewer than three teams into the prestigious, exciting IBM Universities Business Challenge. Attracting participants from all faculties from leading universities across the UK, the Challenge involves teams of up to five students in simulations of a range of tough, realistic business challenges.

April 2009

Professor TC Melewar receives two accolades

Professor TC Melewar has today received two prestigious awards; the William R Darden Award and the Emerald Literati Network, 2009 Awards for Excellence.

March 2009

Brunel top ten winner in RAE funding allocation

On Thursday 5 March 2009, Brunel University was named one of the top ten winners in terms of this year's RAE funding allocation. Brunel secured a tremendous 54.5% increase in the level of its research funding from HEFCE, rising from £8,329,888 to an impressive £12,872,244 for 2009/10. Brunel was also named in the top ten for the increase in the number of research active staff entered into the most recent RAE as compared to 2001.

January 2009

EDAMBA accreditation for Brunel Business School

The Brunel Business School has just learnt that its application for accreditation by the European Doctoral Programmes Association in Management and Business Administration (EDAMBA) had been unanimously approved by EDAMBA’s Executive Committee. This announcement follows an audit by EDAMBA, where detailed documentation prepared for the visit was scrutinised by the audit team, with staff and students then questioned about the PhD programme within the Business School.

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