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Nicholas Burton

Senior Lecturer

Department: Newcastle Business School

Nicholas Burton Nbs Staff ProfileNicholas teaches across final-year Undergraduate and Postgraduate portfolios and leads modules in Strategic Management & Corporate Responsibility. Nicholas has research interests in strategic management and management history, with a particular emphasis on spirituality in management and law. 

Campus Address

Room 238, CCE1


  • Teacher Training PGCE September 01 2011
  • Business Studies MBA September 01 2006
  • Marketing MA September 01 1998
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2017

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Spiritual discernment, the incorporated organization, and corporate law: the case of Quaker business method, Burton, N., Bainbridge, J. 8 Jan 2019, In: Religions
  • Can We Take the Religion out of Religious Decision-Making? The Case of Quaker Business Method, Muers, R., Burton, N. 28 Jun 2018, In: Philosophy of Management
  • Component Complementarity and Transaction Costs, Burton, N., Galvin, P. 26 Nov 2018, In: Review of Managerial Science
  • Organizational ethnography and religious organizations, Burton, N. 2018, In: Journal of Management, Spirituality and Religion
  • Responsibility in Business, Burton, N., Hope, A. 28 Mar 2018
  • Responsibility in Business: What Can We Learn from the Quakers?, Burton, N., Hope, A. 19 May 2018, Quakers, Politics, and Economics: Quakers and the Disciplines, Full Media Services
  • The Thatcher government and (de) regulation, Burton, N. 9 Apr 2018, In: Journal of Management History
  • Using Template and Matrix Analysis, Burton, N., Galvin, P. 29 Nov 2018, In: Qualitative Research in Organizations and Management
  • When do product architectures mirror organisational architectures? The combined role of product complexity and the rate of technological change, Burton, N., Galvin, P. 2 Sep 2018, In: Technology Analysis & Strategic Management
  • Constructing a Spiritual Research Method in Management and Organisation Research: the case of the Quakers, Burton, N., Koning, J., Muers, R. 18 May 2017

PGR Supervision

  • Antony Froggett Start: 01/10/2018
  • Neil Harrison Start: 04/04/2018
  • Neil Harrison Start: 04/04/2018
  • Kaynat Sheikh Start: 01/03/2017


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