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University of Bath School of Management

Visiting professors

Future of Work Visiting Professors

Ron Collard

Ron Collard has been working with the School of Management since 2001. He has held the title of Visiting Professor since 2006.

After a career in Industrial Relations and HRM in the steel industry, Ron joined what became PricewaterhouseCoopers. After a period as the Director of HRM, he returned to consulting practice as the Head of HR consulting for the finance sector, leading a global team of consultants.

Ron has always been an active contributor to and supporter of the School. He's taught at MBA, MSc and undergraduate levels, helped to gain research access and provided research advice to staff and PhD students.

Professor Rick Vogel

Rick Vogel has held the Chair of Public Management at Universität Hamburg since 2015.

His most important current research fields are:

  • public sector leadership
  • mixed governance
  • institutional change in the public sector

Rick regularly publishes in international journals such as Organization Studies, Public Administration and Research in the Sociology of Organizations.

Before his time at Hamburg, Rick was Full Professor at Zeppelin University in Friedrichshafen at Lake Constance.

As well as his research expertise, Rick also possesses multifaceted practical experience. He spent seven years as a consultant in administrative modernisation and benchmarking in the public sector.

During his time at Bath he worked with Dr Nina Katrin Hansen on the CoSha project.

View Rick's profile on the Universität Hamburg website external website.