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Dr Angus Robson

Senior Lecturer

Department: Newcastle Business School

Angus Robson 1The doctorate explored leadership and ethics in Scottish banking from the perspective of Alasdair MacIntyre’s Aristotelian ethics. Prior to undertaking the PhD, he worked in banking and in social enterprise, and this experience as a practitioner and manager informs his approach to academic research. 





Campus Address

Faculty of Business and Law
Northumbria University
City Campus East

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Institutions and moral agency: the case of Scottish Banking, Robson, A., Beadle, R. 1 Oct 2019, In: Journal of Institutional Economics
  • Intelligent machines, care work and the nature of practical reasoning, Robson, A. 1 Nov 2019, In: Nursing Ethics
  • Constancy and integrity: (Un)measurable virtues?, Robson, A. Aug 2015, In: Business ethics: a European review
  • Masculinities and leadership in entrepreneurial teams, Robson, A., Petrylaite, E. 11 Nov 2015, Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE) 2015 Conference
  • Masculinities and leadership in entrepreneurial teams, Petrylaite, E., Robson, A. 6 May 2015, Gender Confreat at Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Self-selecting Entrepreneurial Students: Reflecting on a University Selection Event, Hatt, L., Blackwood, T., Robson, A., Fowle, M., Pugalis, L. 11 Nov 2015, ISBE2015
  • Leader narratives in Scottish banking: an Aristotelian approach, Robson, A. Jul 2014

PGR Supervision

  • Sally Wightman The Role of Tradition in the Conceptualisation and Experience of Meaningful Work: A Comparative Case Study of Christian and Secular Homelessness Charities in the North East of England Start Date: 01/10/2019
  • Darren Redgwell Calibrating the Moral Compass: An Aristotelian Virtue Ethics Approach to British Soldiers Moral Agency during Complex Expeditionary Operations Start Date: 01/10/2016


  • PhD January 01 2014
  • Classics MA June 30 1992

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