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Dr Richard Nyuur

Associate Professor

Department: Newcastle Business School

Richard B. Nyuur, PhD, is an Associate Professor (Reader) of Strategy and International Business at Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University, UK. He obtained his PhD from University of Wales Swansea (UK). Prior to joining Newcastle Business School in 2011, Richard had held academic positions at Swansea University, International College of Wales Swansea, both in the UK; and DHBW Cooperative State University, Stuttgart in Germany. Dr Nyuur is the programme leader for the MSc International Business Management specialist programme at NBS.

He teaches modules in international business, strategic management, ethics and CSR. His research interests lie at the intersection of strategy and international business in the broad areas of international business strategy; firm internationalisation, de-internationalisation and strategic adaptiveness; international human resource management strategies; and corporate governance (including ethics and corporate social responsibility).

He has published in journals such as Journal of International Management, Journal of Business Research, International Marketing Review, International Human Resource Management Journal, Journal of Small Business Management, Thunderbird International Business Review, International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics, Journal of Strategy and Management, International Journal of Foresight and Innovation, African Journal of Economic and Management Studies, and Social Responsibility Journal. His scholarly work has also been presented at leading international conferences and published as chapters in peer-reviewed books.

He currently sits on the editorial boards of Journal of African Business and the European Journal of Economics and Management.

 

Campus Address

Newcastle Business School
City Campus East


Qualifications

  • PhD March 01 2011
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2014
  • Information not provided Academy of International Business (AIB) 2011

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Drivers of training and talent development, Oseghale, R., Malik, A., Nyuur, R., Pereira, V., Ellis, F. 20 Oct 2018, In: Human Resource Development International
  • Critical perspectives on international business in Africa: An overview and proposed new research agenda, Nyuur, R., Wanjiru, R., Amankwah-Amoah, J., Ifere, S. 8 May 2018, In: Critical Perspectives on International Business
  • SME International innovation and strategic adaptiveness: The role of domestic network density, centrality and informality, Nyuur, R., Brečić, R., Debrah, Y. 9 Apr 2018, In: International Marketing Review
  • An Integrated Perspective on Foreign Ethical Divestment, Nyuur, R., Amankwah-Amoah, J., Osabutey, E. 18 Oct 2017, In: Thunderbird International Business Review
  • Human capital and strategic persistence: An examination of underperforming workers in two emerging economies, Amankwah-Amoah, J., Ifere, S., Nyuur, R. 1 Oct 2016, In: Journal of Business Research
  • The Moderating Effect of Perceived Effectiveness of Marketing Function on Network Ties – Strategic Adaptiveness Relationship, Nyuur, R., Brečić, R., Simintiras, A. 1 Oct 2016, In: Journal of Small Business Management
  • South African MNCs' HRM Systems and Practices at the Subsidiary Level: Insights From Subsidiaries in Ghana, Adams, K., Nyuur, R., Ellis, F., Debrah, Y. 29 Jul 2016, In: Journal of International Management
  • Review of the literature on board committees: taking stock and looking ahead, Kaczmarek, S., Nyuur, R. 1 Jun 2016, In: International Journal of Business Governance and Ethics
  • The impact of FDI inflow on domestic firms’ uptake of CSR activities: The moderating effects of host institutions, Nyuur, R., Ofori, D., Debrah, Y. Mar 2016, In: Thunderbird International Business Review
  • The history and development of brewing and the beer industry in Africa, Nyuur, R., Sobiesuo, P. 2016, Brewing, Beer and Pubs: A Global Perspective, Basingstoke, Macmillan

PGR Supervision

  • Juri Suehrer Start: 01/10/2018
  • Agbo Joseph Start: 01/03/2019


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